Tag Archives: 60’s

The Galactus Trilogy

Donny reviews that classic, comedic tale about the end of the world. Fantastic Four 48-50 1966 Stan Lee & Jack Kirby (story) Jack Kirby (art) Prepare yourself for… The Coming of Galactus!!!  With lots of exclamation points!!!! This arc is … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology Playlists

I’ve made playlists (by year) for every song on the Rock Chronology so far. You can find them on Youtube here. I’ve been listening to the playlists a lot and enjoying the hell out of them. Each year seems to … Continue reading

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Nirvana Meets Paul McCartney

I love this video! Rock music totally took the world by storm two times in history. The Beatles lead the first movement, and Nirvana lead the second. So what does Nirvana think of Paul McCartney? They love him! In fact … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #207: A Whiter Shade of Pale

“A Whiter Shade of Pale”, Procol Harum, 1967. Ok, while looking back over which Kinks songs to include in the Rock Chronology, I realized I may have overlooked one of the best selling rock songs of all time.  (Oops!) Some people might … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #206: A Well Respected Man

“A Well Respected Man”, The Kinks, 1965. I’m going back and adding a few songs to the Rock Chronology that I originally overlooked. I feel that I especially didn’t give The Kinks their proper respect. (No pun intended.) “A Well … Continue reading

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Comic Books: The Silver Age

Donny is back explaining the Silver Age of comics to us. Among other things I like that he mentions R Crumb below, who also did the album cover for Janis Joplin in 1968 (and Big Brother and the Holding Company). … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #155: Superstar

“Superstar”, Jesus Christ Superstar (Murray Head), 1970. The year 1970 was certainly a time to reflect back on the 60’s. When Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice reflected upon the huge cultural movement caused by 60’s Rock, it reminded them … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #151: Venus

“Venus”, Shocking Blue, 1969. I’m just about ready to start into the 70’s, but I realized I left out a pretty significant song from 1969. Shocking Blue was a Dutch band that managed to have a few hits that broke … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #150: The Star Spangled Banner

“The Star Spangled Banner”, Jimi Hendrix, 1969. That’s it. The 60’s are over. Nothing left to do now but have Jimi Hendrix close us out with The Star Spangled Banner. This concludes our 60’s broadcast. (Also, just giving a little … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #149: Golden Slumbers, Etc.

“Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End/Her Majesty”, The Beatles, 1969. The Beatles usually like to leave a special treat at the end of their albums. Songs like “A Day In the Life” or “Tomorrow Never Knows” are two of The Beatles’ … Continue reading

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