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Es­ti­mated reading time is 1 minute.

Es­ti­mated reading time is 4 min­utes.THIS IS A CONCEPT SITE—and anyone who was into rock in the ’60s or is a record col­lector now knows some­thing about ‘con­cept albums’—whose pur­pose is to…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 5 min­utes.LORD KNOWS WHAT I WAS LOOKING FOR on the in­ternet that I stum­bled over “You Should Listen to CDs” on the Wired web­site. The ar­ticle was subtitled,…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 1 minute.WHEN REQUIRED TO POST A PROFILE on the in­ternet, I usu­ally write, “Mys­tical lib­eral likes long walks alone at night in the dark in the city in…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 4 min­utes.LAST YEAR THE QUESTION of “Why was Paul the most suc­cessful out of all the Bea­tles?” turned up on Quora. Of course, I chimed in with…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 1 minute.A few vaguely re­lated posts:a blog about the six­ties (be­cause they didn’t just end with the ’60s)Elvis – A Touch Of Gold (blog)the six­ties’ hope for a more enlightened…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 3 min­utes.WE LAUNCHED our new pub­li­ca­tion Tell It Like It Was on Medium on Jan­uary 1, 2019. The ar­ti­cles within ad­dress pop­ular music, pri­marily rock & roll…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 4 min­utes.I HAVE A FACEBOOK PAGE ti­tled Bleeding Heart Lib­eral Pe­ti­tions. Most days, I re­ceive a slew of emails with pe­ti­tions for var­ious causes such as saving an endangered…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 4 min­utes.THIS ARTICLE STARTED AS A JOKE‚ but will serve as a brief in­tro­duc­tion to psy­cho­nau­tics for the non-experienced. I use the word “ex­pe­ri­enced” here in its Hen­drixian meaning—meaning,…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 14 min­utes.“DON’T TRUST ANYONE OVER 30!” That was one of the mottos we had in the ’60s and it was pro­vided by Jerry Rubin. When he…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 16 min­utes.AT CHRISTMAS A NUMBER OF YEARS AGO, I met my sister’s boyfriend, who was two gen­er­a­tions younger than I. Not un­der­standing what his tastes in any­thing were…

Es­ti­mated reading time is 12 min­utes.ONCE AN ALIENATED, overly cre­ative teenage misfit, Lew Shiner has been a crit­i­cally suc­cessful writer for more than thirty years. His novel Glimpses won the World…