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50 good Kinks

This album cover (minus the  vinyl) of “Kinks Greatest Hits” (Marble Arch Records MALS 1403, Canadian, 1975) was signed by both Ray and Dave Davies and sold by Heritage Auctions this year for a cool $400. Photo image courtesy of HA.com.

There wasn’t nearly as much hoopla when The Kinks turned 50. But, hey, The Kinks’ music can hold up to any of the classic bands – defunct or still standing. Here are our picks for the band’s best songs – 50 of them.

The Zombies are back!

The Zombies today
(left to right): Jim Rodford (bass), Steve Rodford (drums), Colin Blunstone (lead vocals), Rod Argent (keyboards) and Tom Toomey
(guitar). Photo by
Andrew Eccles.

With their ‘60s masterpiece “Odessey and Oracle” finally getting the love it deserves, The Zombies move forward with a new studio album and lots of touring. Here is an extensive interview with vocalist Colin Blunstone, keyboardist Rod Argent and bassist Chris White.