© 2023 by SMALL BRAND. Proudly created with Wix.com

BLOG

March 4, 2018


Len Deighton's London Dossier is a guide book from 1967, with stunning Penguin design (the cover flap lifts to reveal a photograph of Twiggy). The content of the book is every chapter is prefaced by writing from Deighton (riding high from the wave of success his debut...

May 7, 2017

WATERLOO SUNSET

THE KINKS

PRODUCED AND WRITTEN BY RAY DAVIES

PYE/MAY 1967

UK CHART: 2

Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys, when discussing New Order's beautifully maudlin single Regret, noted that great pop music makes you feel happy about being sad. That phrase could equally...

April 8, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (BE SURE TO WEAR FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR)

SCOTT McKENZIE

PRODUCED BY LOU ADLER & JOHN PHILLIPS/WRITTEN BY JOHN PHILLIPS

COLUMBIA/JULY 1967

UK CHART: 1

One of the top-selling singles of the Sixties, San Francisco was written to act as a theme for the first 'r...

December 3, 2016

KITES

SIMON DUPREE & THE BIG SOUND

PRODUCED BY DAVID PARAMOR/WRITTEN BY HAL HACKADAY & LEE POCKRISS

PARLOPHONE/OCTOBER 1967

UK CHART: 9

This is the first blog entry in a series where, as a tribute to my favourite music book This is Uncool by Garry Mulholland, I'm going to w...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Which side will you be on?: The 50th anniversary of Lindsay Anderson's If....

December 28, 2018

1/6
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags
Follow Me
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Twitter Classic
  • Vimeo Social Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Facebook Classic