Reelin’ in the Years – 1968

It’s 1968 and I’m 6 years old. This time around I checked the American and Canadian charts to decide on my fav pop radio song for ’68. I don’t even know if it really is my fav song. But I thought I would highlight The Beatles’ “Hello Goodbye” as a fantastic example of a finely […]

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Reelin’ in the Years – 1967

It’s 1967 and I’m five years old. I definitely remember hearing Sgt. Pepper’s on vinyl. The song that first caught my attention was “Lucy in the Sky.” That guitar riff at the beginning has been copied and morphed by so many other bands. They probably changed it just enough to avoid a lawsuit. I learned […]

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Reelin’ in the Years – 1966

Boy oh boy. There are so many good tunes for the Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1966 that I really had to scratch my head over choosing just one. I am now four years old and remembering more songs as I grow older. We had the Monkees 33.3 record with “Last Train to Clarksville.” […]

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