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914. hey gyp (dig the slowness)

Donovan b-side from before he started up with smoking banana peels, going all sunshine superman. The image is of a young back country Scottish guy doing a pretty solid early- 27 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

Why I love hippies!

The civil rights movement. Free love. The Pill. The Beatles. Easy Rider. Mary Quant. Swinging London. Midnight Cowboy. Jimi Hendrix. Woodstock… From a decade threatening to collapse into the abyss of post war austerity, racism and rampant misogyny – like a phoenix bursting from the ashes of the 50s wasteland, the 60s soared high, with its signature kaleidoscopic colours and ignited an exciting explosion of political activism, music, fashion and of course everyone’s favourite subject – sex. 295 more words

Biopic

Manfred Mann - Hubble Bubble

Manfred Mann

Listen/Download – Manfred Mann – Hubble Bubble

Greetings all.

The mighty Manfred Mann has appeared in this space before, on the blog and in the podcast, because, well, … 284 more words

Music

Fashion Icons: Twiggy

Twiggy is my tenth fashion icon in this series. I’ve already written posts about Jane Birkin, Sharon Tate, Britt Ekland, Uschi Obermaier… 175 more words

1960s Fashion

Fashion Icons: Pattie Boyd II

Pattie Boyd is my seventh fashion icon in this series. I’ve already written posts about Jane Birkin, Sharon Tate, Britt Ekland, Uschi Obermaier… 347 more words

1960s Fashion

Swinging London

Photographer Terence Donovan helped shape the look of a generation and redefined British photography in the Swinging Sixties.

from BBC News – London http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-36834597

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LONDON's 60s: MUSIC, FASHION and ART | Video

London’s 60s is the best !

I heard Diana Vreeland saying it, in her unique incentive way.

But It was far away from me, who was born in 90s and in Asia, until I met Alexandra. 742 more words

Art