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Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

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In this week’s post on the Summer of Love – 50 years later, Dave Price examines what quickly became the soundtrack of the Summer of Love – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by the Beatles.

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Love It When the Past Meets the Present

By Susan Williams There’s something really interesting when things from the past and the present collide. It somehow leaves you with that feeling that time is actually connected. That as much as we think things have changed they also somehow stay the same. The following video really helped remind...

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Summer of Love 50 Years Later: The Psychedelic San Francisco Sound

Summer of Love 50 Years Later: The Psychedelic San Francisco Sound

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While the 1967 San Francisco sound wasn’t solely responsible for the creation of psychedelic jam bands and acid rock, the plethora of counterculture, anti-establishment, and flower-power bands exploring new musical ideas in the Bay Area during the Summer of Love certainly made a major impact on both genres.

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Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

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In the summer of 1967, America found itself in a very similar place to where it finds itself today, 50 years later. The country was bitterly divided, torn asunder by a generation gap; glaring racial, cultural, political, economic, educational, and lifestyle differences; a seemingly endless and possibly unwinnable war...

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Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Make Love, Not War

Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Make Love, Not War

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In the summer of 1967, America found itself in a very similar place to where it finds itself today, 50 years later. The country was bitterly divided, torn asunder by a generation gap; glaring racial, cultural, political, economic, educational, and lifestyle differences; a seemingly endless and possibly unwinnable war...

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Memory Triggers and The Artifacts of Our Lives

Memory Triggers and The Artifacts of Our Lives

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By Richard Weijo My wife was quite surprised by the items I took from my parent’s home before we put it up for sale.  Among them was an Agfa Ansco folding camera, a fish filleting knife from my father, a pocket notebook, a round tin container filled with an...

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