Playlists

“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 14, 2018
The Rolling Stones Honky Tonk Women

Pass the Paisley Playlist of 18 Songs for 1969

The year was 1969, and it began on Wednesday, and like Wednesday’s child, had its share of woe. Richard Nixon was inaugurated as the 37th President […]
June 26, 2017
Pass the Paisley Psychedelic Songs Playlist

Pass the Paisley Psychedelic Songs Playlist

Psychedelic music comes in a wide variety of styles and genres.   In the 1960s, this included psychedelic rock, acid rock, and psychedelic pop. As it moved […]
April 19, 2017
Pass the Paisley Playlist for War in Song

Pass the Paisley War in Song Playlist Vol 1

December 28, 2016
The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 1964

Pass the Paisley British Invasion Playlist Vol 1

So much great music came across the pond from the U.K. to America in the 1960s. In some respects, the U.K. musicians heard American blues, R&B, […]
September 13, 2016
The Rascals People Got to Be Free

Pass the Paisley Playlist for 1968

1968 Playlist The year was 1968. It was a leap year and began on a Monday. The War in Vietnam was raging and so were protests […]
August 4, 2016
Mamas and Papas

Pass the Paisley Playlist for 1966

The year 1966 was a good year — for some, as all years are good for some. President Lyndon Johnson said that the U.S. would remain […]
April 5, 2016
Pass the Paisley faves flower power

Pass the Paisley Playlist for 1967

The Year was 1967…It was a time of war and riots as well as love and music. Ronald Reagan, who had been a movie actor and […]
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 […]
October 13, 2015

Pass the Paisley Faves Vol 1 Playlist

Here are 18 songs from the Pass the Paisley YouTube channel for you to enjoy. There are selections of 1960s music and early 1970s music from […]