Peter Paul and Mary

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Rock Flashback: Gordon Lightfoot Turns 73

Forty years ago, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Gordon Lightfoot[/lastfm] scored his first hit single as a performer, the lovely “If You Could Read My Mind.” It may have been Lightfoot’s first exposure to a large audience under his […]


Covering Bob Dylan: Artists From Bruce Springsteen To Bryan Ferry Take On ‘The Times They Are A-Changin’

Released on Columbia Records in January of 1964, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]’s album The Times They Are A Changin’ was the first of his to contain all original compositions. The title track, one of Dylan’s biggest […]


Best Sellers From The ’60s: Peter, Paul And Mary’s Debut Album

Indeed the times they were a-changin’. One of the key markers on the landscape came in 1962: the debut album from folk trio [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Peter, Paul and Mary[/lastfm].


TOP TEN of the WEEK — 1969

  It’s late November-early December, 1969.  On November 25th, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] returned his MBE (Member of the British Empire) medal to protest his native country’s involvement in the Viet Nam war. The first draft […]


This Weekend in Rock ‘n’ Roll History

  Here’s what happened in chronological order during the two dates of THIS WEEKEND in the annals of ROCK!



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