1968

And even lunch can drive you crazy.

It’s May 1968 – You Live In L.A. – You’re A Teenager – It’s Spring – Summer Is Just Around The Corner, A Million Miles Away

KHJ -The Real Don Steele – May 25, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! It’s Spring. It will be Summer soon – but not soon enough. That period between Spring Break and Summer Vacation is deadly and it’s the same every year. Nothing happens – time...

Tim Rose - in session for John Peel - 1968 - Photo: Trevor Neal

Tim Rose – In Session – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Tim Rose – in session for Top Gear (John Peel) – recorded July 1, 1968 – broadcast July 7, 1968 – BBC Radio 1 – Even just a little bit: Become a Patron! Tim Rose for Sunday night. A name that may ring a few vague bells – but a...

The Equals - Top of the Pops - 1968

Orange Bicycle – Solomon King – Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera – The Equals – Don Partridge – Top Of The Pops – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Orange Bicycle; Solomon King; Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera; The Equals; Don Partridge – Top Of The Pops – April 5, 1968 – BBC Radio 1 – We’ll be here: 24/7: Become a Patron! Ending up the week with another Top Of The Pops program – this one from April 5,...

Status Quo - Photo: Rex Features

Donovan – The Move – The Alan Price Set -The Bee Gees – Status Quo – Top Of The Pops – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Donovan – The Move -The Alan Price Set – The Bee Gees – Status Quo -Top Of The Pops – March 29, 1968 – BBC Radio 1 – You could chip in . . .or not: Become a Patron! Another installment of the legendary Top Of The Pops radio series....

Hollywood Boulevard - 1968

It’s May 1968 – You Live In L.A. – You’re Turning 30 – You Don’t Do Those Dances – It’s Still Your Town.

KMPC – Geoff Edwards – Roger Carroll – June 14, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I’ll just leave this right here and you can think about it:Become a Patron! Much as many Pop Culture mavens would have you believe the entire world grew their hair long the second...

Mothers Of Invention

Mothers Of Invention – Live In Paris – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Mothers Of Invention – Live at l’Olympia, Paris – October 26, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! The Mothers of Invention, on the last night of their 1968 European tour, recorded at l’Olympia in Paris on October 26, 1968. Tonight, it’s a portion of the first...

Vice-Presidential Candidate Spiro Agnew - 1968

Spiro Agnew – Meet The Press – 1968 – Past Daily Reference Room

Hate to sound like a broken record, but . . .Become a Patron! As much as history has shone a light on the political career of Richard Nixon, it hasn’t done so much with Nixon’s former running mate Spiro Agnew, the one-time Governor of Maryland who would eventually leave office...

Dean Rusk - Secretary Of State - 1968

January 4, 1968 – A Dean Rusk News Conference –

A little is worth a whole lot: Become a Patron! Secretary of State Dean Rusk, giving a news conference on January 4, 1968. Giving a detailed break down of the previous years events involving the State Department, Rusk discusses our ever-expanding role in Vietnam as well as developments in Southeast...

The Moody Blues - Top Gear Session 1968

The Moody Blues – In Session – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Moody Blues – in session for Top Gear – July 16, 1968 – BBC Radio – Patrons get to download this slice of cool and groovy history: Become a Patron! Anyone of a certain age who was around at the time remembers just about exactly where they were when...