“If you can remember anything about the sixties, you weren’t really there,” Paul Kantner has said.

While that’s funny, it’s not exactly true. Not everyone tuned in, turned on, and dropped out, of course, like those in the counterculture. Plenty of us just watched The Beatles on Ed Sullivan and did our High School math homework. Some were fighting for us in Vietnam. The blogs talk about the music as well as the pop culture happening at the time. Peace out, amigo.

March 24, 2016

Mr. Wizard

The educational television programs Watch Mr. Wizard (1951-1965, 1971-1972) and Mr. Wizard’s World (1983-1990) were hosted by Don Herbert. He helped several generations to become interested […]
March 10, 2016

Sixties Music Trivia Q and A

The popular music of the 1960s was diverse. It began with doo wop, a folk music revival, lots of rock n roll, and surf rock. It […]
March 7, 2016
The Beatles The Things We Said Today

The Beatles Things We Said Today

Rock and Roll This is one of the beautiful Sixties British invasion songs. “Things We Said Today” was written in 1964 for the Beatles’ film A Hard Day’s […]
March 1, 2016

Pass the Paisley Faves Vol 2

Here is a YouTube playlist for you of some fabulous favorite Sixties music. The music of that time was diverse, so there’s a little rock, folk […]