Just as everyone loves movies of some sort, the same goes for music. When I was a kid, I had the radio going all the time in my room. Music of one sort or another provided the background for all of my imaginary exploits. One falls in love listening to certain songs; a familiar old tune can transport us back to a certain time in one's life. Read here about some noteworthy artists, bands, albums (yes, albums, you whipper-snappers), songs, and musical trends.

Aerosmith Abba


the Archies

Syd Barrett

Jack Costanzo

Martin Denny

Isaac Hayes

Humble Pie

Stan Kenton

"King Tut"

The Sex Pistols

The Shaggs

The Strange Cult of Elvis Presley

Surf music

"Valley Girl"