Strange Roads – The Action’s Rolled Gold

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 20:28 | Category : 1967, Podcasts
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As the world marvels at the 50th anniversary of Sgt Pepper, it’s time to shine a light on George Martin’s other protégés, The Action. Their legendary ‘Rolled Gold’ demo material recorded in late 1967 and early 1968 has been lovingly dusted off and remoulded for 2017 by US group Sidewalk Society on ‘Strange Roads: The […]

Clockwork Flowers – Uncle John

Sunday, 11 June 2017, 12:27 | Category : 1967, News, Reviews
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The Clockwork Flowers latest single ‘Uncle John’ celebrates the 50 year anniversary of The Beatles ‘Sgt. Pepper’. In a first for the band, this exuberant Beatlesque track is also presented with a lovingly produced 60s psych themed music video. With its marvelous pepperland ingredients a splendid time is guaranteed for all! iTunes Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/uncle-john-single/id1236289685 CD Baby: […]

Let’s Go Down And Blow Our Minds: The British Psychedelic Sounds of 1967

Take a journey through the British psychedelic scene of 1967, with David Wells, compiler of a new 3 CD box set ‘Let’s Go Down And Blow Our Minds’. Speaking to Strange Brew host Jason Barnard, David plays highlights from this new collection, balancing the familiar with the obscure. Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera – Flames (Single […]

Summer of Love – 1967

Monday, 26 July 2010, 20:09 | Category : 1967
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Calling all flower children! Listen to the soundtrack of the English Summer of Love. Reminisce about Swinging London, I Was Lord Kitchener’s Valet and Granny Takes a Trip. Dig out your military gear, doughboy jackets and officers’ capes! This month all tracks are classic British rock/pop single A-sides released in the UK in May, June […]