Baby Boomers And The Greatest Musical Revolution In History

Why humanity will probably never see anything like it again

Led Zeppelin, perhaps the greatest Rock-n-Roll band ever. Much of their music was born in the cottonfields of the Mississippi Delta. (source)
B.B. King, the most famous (though perhaps not the most influential) of Blues musicians. (source)
The Moog Synthesizer, the forefather of all electronic music today (source)
The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show
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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