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Famous Last Words
Frederick Wood
New York
March 21, 1963

“Gents, this is an educational project. You are about to witness the damaging effect electricity has on Wood.” 194 more words

Newspaper Clippings

Hairspray (1988)

One of the indie greats, John Waters, enters the mainstream with this tale of civil rights and dance shows in 1960’s Baltimore.

It is 1962 Baltimore. 670 more words

Film Reviews

Cream - Disraeli Gears (1967)

Cream – Disraeli Gears (1967)  

 Label : Polydor                                                 

Producer : Felix Pappalardi

Nationality :  UK

 Running Time : 33:30

Updating the avid experimentalism of their debut album, 1966’s Fresh Cream, by infusing it with the psychedelic tricks of the rade prevalent in 1967–the newly refined guitar wah-wah and distortion among them–the jazz-blues-rock trio Cream hit their artistic peak with Disraeli Gears. 242 more words


"Little Stevie Wonder - Fingertips. (Part 2)"

“Fingertips” is a 1963 hit single recorded live by “Little” Stevie Wonder for Motown‘s then Tamla label. Wonder’s first hit single, “Fingertips” was the first live, non-studio recording to reach No.1 on the… 418 more words

Classic Music

Top 21 of 1961 - #2

#2 – Elvis Presley – “It’s Now or Never” – (1960)

Oh well, this single was released in the middle of 1960. It’s Elvis’ second-best-selling single and one of the biggest singles of all time. 34 more words


The Beach Boys at the Scottish Rite Auditorium

As I made my way through the hoards of fans, all braving the latest nor’easter to bomb the East Coast on the official first day of spring, their puffy coats and wet boots creaking and slipping along the tiled floor, the ticket taker said to me, “Aren’t you a little too young for this? 651 more words

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