Friday, August 5, 2016

Revolver, Jesus and the Beatles--August of '66



On this date in history, REVOLVER, often cited as THE greatest Beatles album and sometimes as THE greatest rock album of them all, was released in England. In America, however, no one noticed as everyone was too busy losing their minds over an out of context John Lennon statement and resorting to Nazi tactics to "punish" the Beatles. 1966--For the Fabs, it was the best of times and the worst of times.




















Sunday, July 3, 2016

1966 TV Premieres


It wasn't only BATMAN who dominated the airwaves in '66. In fact, it's further testimony to just what a wonderful year it was that even the one season wonders remain memorable to anyone who saw them at the time.  Here are just a FEW of the great shows celebrating their 50th anniversary this year!