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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 to the War. Martian Luther King Jr., was assassinated. Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was shot and killed. The Apollo 8 spacecraft entered orbit around the moon. The Beatles released the White Album. Hey Jude topped the charts, but you don’t have to hear that here. And the music played on.

Here are the songs:

  1. Bend Me, Shape Me by The American Breed
  2. Bottle of Wine by The Fireballs
  3. Dance to the Music by Sly & The Family Stone
  4. The Fool on the Hill by Sérgio Mendes and Brazil ’66
  5. Honey by Bobby Goldsboro
  6. (I’m A) Girl Watcher by The O’Kaysions
  7. Love is All Around by The Troggs
  8. Midnight Confessions by The Grass Roots
  9. Mrs. Robinson by Simon & Garfunkel
  10. People Got to Be Free by The Rascals
  11. (Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay by Otis Redding
  12. Spooky by Classics IV
  13. Stoned Soul Picnic by The 5th Dimension
  14. Suzie Q by Creedence Clearwater Revival
  15. This Guy’s in Love With You by Herb Alpert
  16. White Room by Cream
  17. Young Girl by Gary Puckett and The Union Gap

For other Sixties music playlists: “Pass the Paisley Playlist for 1966” and “Pass the Paisley Playlist for 1967.”

Check Out The Groove Pad for More 1960s Music

The Pass the Paisley Groove Pad is a resting stop, a place to chill out and listen to the featured song on the stereo. If the mood strikes you, click on the juke box to access and listen to the 50+ free online songs there. The TV has several channels, with selections updated twice a week. Every now and then, Pass the Paisley hosts an all-request of 1960s and 1970s songs for a Be-In at the juke box in the Groove Pad. Keep on truckin’.

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