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MY MUSIC LISTENING JOURNAL: DAY 122: TUESDAY JUNE 19, 2018

ALBUMS

  • THE BEATLES: YELLOW SUBMARINE: 1969: 4 STARS OUT OF 5 STARS: The 50th anniversary of the animated film is next month and I see it will be re-released in some theaters- since I have never seen it in a theater I am hoping it is somewhere near so I can see it in that setting.
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Entertainment

The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle (1968)

I didn’t like their debut album, but that was in 1965 and this is 1968.  Back then, they were essentially a British R&B covers band with a few inventive singles and one real hit.  541 more words

Album Review

IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- JUNE 19, 1968 THE POOR PEOPLE'S MARCH ON WASHINGTON

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. originally had the idea for a Poor People’s Campaign on Washington, D.C.  which would be an effort to gain economic justice for the poor people of the United States. 133 more words

American History

REVIEW: Pink Floyd- A Saucerful of Secrets

Just as Pink Floyd’s popularity was exploding, founder Syd Barrett was imploding. Somehow, from these opposing forces, the band in transition managed to make this oddly beautiful record. 334 more words

Review

IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY... THE GREEN BERETS- STARRING JOHN WAYNE IS RELEASED IN THE THEATERS

It was fifty years ago today- the movie “The Green Berets” was released in the movie theaters in the United States. This was a John “Duke” Wayne project- he starred in the movie along with Jim Hutton, David Janssen,  Aldo Ray, Patrick Wayne and Jack Soo. 174 more words

Entertainment

A Song for Europe 1968 (UK) - Revote

To make the PED seem to last a bit shorter, I thought maybe we could go back in time and rediscover some past songs that were close to make it to Eurovision. 173 more words

Eurovision