July 11, 2017
Green Hornet Theme by Al Hirt

Green Hornet Theme by Al Hirt

The selection for this week’s Instrumentals Tuesday is the “Green Hornet Theme” by Al Hirt. It was released on his 1966 album The Horn Meets “The […]
June 13, 2017
Classical Gas by Mason Williams

Classical Gas by Mason Williams

Today’s selection for Instrumentals Tuesday is “Classical Gas” by Mason Williams. The instrumental was written and performed by Mason Williams, with backing from the Los Angeles […]
May 5, 2016
Paul Kantner

A Chat with Paul Kantner

The statement “If you remember anything about the Sixties, you weren’t really there is attributed to guitarist, singer, songwriter, counterculture maven, co-founder of Jefferson Airplane and […]
April 5, 2016

Sixties TV Trivia Q and A

The 1960s provided us with lots of fun shows from spies to kooks to people with magical powers. Test your knowledge of Sixties TV trivia. Q: […]
March 10, 2016

Sixties Music Trivia Q and A

The popular music of the 1960s was diverse. It began with doo wop, a folk music revival, lots of rock n roll, and surf rock. It […]
February 29, 2016

Janis Ian Society’s Child

The music of the 1960s includes social movements songs. Janis Ian was only 14 years old when she finished writing “Society’s Child (Baby, I’ve Been Thinking)” in 1965. […]
February 6, 2016
The Beatles A Hard Day's Night

The Beatles A Hard Day’s Night

Rock and Roll The song “A Hard Day’s Night” by The Beatles opens — as does the 1964 film with same name — with that magnificent […]
January 7, 2016

Elvis Presley If I Can Dream

Elvis Presley has left the building, but we are remembering his birthday today, January 8, with the song “If I Can Dream.” The year was 1968, […]
November 4, 2015

The Green Hornet

Here’s some trivia for the classic TV series The Green Hornet: The show aired on ABC on Friday nights from 1966 to 1967. It was the […]
November 2, 2015

Snoopy v Red Baron by The Royal Guardsmen

Charles Schultz based Snoopy after one of his childhood dogs, named Spike, and the character appeared in the comic strip on October 4, 1950. Snoopy was […]