Baby Boomers And The Greatest Musical Revolution In History

Why humanity will probably never see anything like it again

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Led Zeppelin, perhaps the greatest Rock-n-Roll band ever. Much of their music was born in the cottonfields of the Mississippi Delta. (source)
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B.B. King, the most famous (though perhaps not the most influential) of Blues musicians. (source)
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The Moog Synthesizer, the forefather of all electronic music today (source)
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The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show
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I had assumed this was Woodstock in 1969, but Neal Bourn corrected me by pointing out it’s almost certainly the 1994 celebration instead. But the 1969 gathering was a mess, a grand, glorious, and culturally spectacular mess. (source)

Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.

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