The Kinks: The End of 'Preservation'
Episode date - April 20, 2018
I don’t think many people would argue that the ‘Preservation’ series marks a high point in the musical output of the Kinks.
Album #77 - August 1969
Episode date - April 11, 2018
By the Summer of 1969, the hippie aesthetic for jamming had become so prevalent that if you threw a stick up in the air at a rock concert, you’d probably distract a guitarist from his fifteen
The Kinks: Preservation - Act 2
Episode date - April 13, 2018
Even a crazed Kinks fan such as myself could be forced to admit that the years 1972-1975 were not the band’s best.
The Kinks: Preservation - Act 1
Episode date - April 6, 2018
By 1973, The Kinks appeared to be doomed.
Creedence Clearwater Revival: Green River
Album #76 - August 1969
Episode date - April 4, 2018
For a band that is remembered as one of the best singles band’s of the late ‘60s, they sure made some great albums.
The Kinks: The Darker Side of Showbiz
Episode date - March 30, 2018
1972 was definitely a ‘period of transition’ for the Kinks. Almost willfully, they abandoned their audience to pursue a personal expression of their own state of mind.
The Kinks: Drunkards in Showbiz
Episode date - March 23, 2018
In the early seventies, the Kinks blew their golden opportunity to become superstars in the U.S.
Blind Faith: Blind Faith
Album #75 - August 1969
Episode date - March 14, 2018
“Blind Faith” was a supergroup of sorts, hammered together in the wake of Cream’s breakup.
The Kinks: Muswell Hillbillies
Episode date - March 9, 2018
In late 1971, the Kinks released a genuine neglected masterpiece.
The Kinks: Percy
Episode date - March 2, 2018
After hitting gold with the huge hit single, “Lola”, the Kinks seemed guaranteed to find their way back on course to revitalize their career in America.