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1969

There'll Never Be Another Woodstock: 50th Anniversary F...

August 2, 2019

Left: Poster art for the doomed Woodstock 50 festival. Right: John Fogerty performs on stage at the announcement of the Woodstock 50 Festival Line-Up on March 1...

Who Killed Sharon Tate? How The Manson Murders Went Dow...

July 26, 2019

Left: Sharon Tate circa 1968. Right: Charles 'Tex' Watson, one of the Manson Family members involved in Tate's murder. Sources: Silver Screen Collection/Archive...

It Ain't Me: CCR's 'Fortunate Son' And Vietnam War Hypo...

May 24, 2019

Left: In a photo from 1967, helmets, rifles and jungle boots tell a grim tale of the action fought by the 1st Brigade, 101st airborne paratroopers in Operation ...

Violence At Altamont: The 'Hells Angels Stabbing' And T...

January 16, 2019

David Crosby and Graham Nash perform with Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young at the Altamont Speedway Free Festival, California, United States, 6th December 1969. S...

'Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid:' Why That Ending?

January 3, 2019

Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid's ending, a freeze-frame of our outlaw heroes right before they charge half of the Bolivian army, is sudden and might even mak...

CCR's 'Bad Moon Rising' And The 1941 Movie That Inspire...

July 6, 2018

In March 1969, John Fogerty had just written a song he wasn't too sure about -- nevertheless, he went into the studio to record it with his band, Creedence C...

Eric Clapton Almost Replaced George Harrison In The Bea...

March 8, 2018

George Harrison and Eric Clapton performing at the Concert for Bangladesh at Madison Square Garden on August 1, 1971. Source: Getty Images / Bettmann / Contribu...

Woodstock 1969 Photos

February 18, 2018

Woodstock, the iconic festival that rocked New York, took place the weekend of August 15-18, 1969. Unsurprisingly, it remains the most famous music festival in rock 'n' roll history. It was marketed...

Rare Historical Images From The Woodstock Music Festiva...

February 14, 2018

Woodstock will forever be remembered as one of the, if not the best music festivals to take place, not only in the US, but in the entire world. It was a time when...

In 'Easy Rider,' The 1960s Were A Time Of Freedom, And ...

November 8, 2017

Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda in 1969 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gilbert TOURTE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images) Released in July 1969, the month before Woodst...

The Space Race: Did America Really Win?

November 29, 2016

Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, first woman in space, during preparations for here flight on Vostok 6, USSR, June 16, 1963. (Photo by: Sovfoto/Universal Images Group via Ge...

Stonewall '69: Gay Americans Take A Stand In The Free L...

November 29, 2016

The passionate causes of the late 1960s weren't limited to the anti-war movement and feminism -- gay Americans were protesting for their rights as well. In N...