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Jefferson Airplane: Jefferson Airplane Takes Off

Cool album of mid-60s rock. Not much of the weirdness we’d hear later on. Still very enjoyable. “Tobacco Road” is kind of lame though.

Albums of the Month: February 2015

Album: Pornography

Artist: The Cure

Released: May 3rd, 1982

Highlights: One Hundred Years, The Hanging Garden, Siamese Twins, Cold

Robert Smith, the constant mastermind behind The Cure’s works, stated that, during the time preceding the recording of “Pornography” – the band’s fourth album, he had two choices: either giving in to his depression or writing songs about it in order to get it out of his system. 1,642 more words

Albums Of The Month

Jefferson Airplane

Jefferson Airplane was an American rock band formed in San Francisco, California in 1965. A pioneer of counterculture-era psychedelic rock, the group was the first band from the San Francisco scene to achieve international mainstream success.

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Jefferson Airplane

Top 5 Songs I Hate (#3 We Built This City- Jefferson Starship)

While known as Jefferson Airplane in the 60’s, they acquired quite a good reputation and following musically. In an attempted to re-brand, continue their relevancy in the 80’s, and admittedly after some changes in their line up, they updated their name to Jefferson Starship. 230 more words


Alice; we're all in wonderland with you

My rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I read this with my daughter. I’m not seven years old anymore and so much of the literary nonsense in this book has passed into common usage (“mad as a hatter”, “the queen of hearts” and so forth) and it’s all such a big part of our cultural landscape (“one pill makes you larger and one pill makes you small” – Jefferson Airplane’s “ 117 more words

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