1968 was a very serious year. The Vietnam War was raging, both Bobby Kennedy and Martin Luther King were assassinated, and we saw public protests and unrest across the country. Continue reading
In 1965, Petula Clark watched “Downtown” climb to No. 1 on the American charts. Three million copies were sold in America while the song was already a success in the UK, France (in both the English and the French versions), the Netherlands, Germany, Australia, Italy, Rhodesia, Japan and India.
With spring almost here, what do you remember about 1968 cars? Here is one commercial that that brings back the Ford Mustang. Continue reading
What do you recall as a classic song from the 1960s? Motown used to give a song to one group and then have another artist record the same song. Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Day! Need a gift? For a “Sixties” theme, how about a Lava Lamp? Continue reading
There were female singing groups and male singing groups that we loved in the 1960s. The ones with the flashy outfits and the choreography are stored in our memories. Here are the Temptations in 1969. Continue reading