The band begins a package tour with Buffalo Springfield and The Strawberry Alarm Clock, which is canceled after four dates in the wake of the assassination of 39-year-old Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4.
In late 1963, Jan & Dean’s Drag City album tapped into a complete feel unlike any other of its time. As the album opened and the title track revved its way into pure machismo car bliss, you were literally taken to the drag strip with Jan & Dean. But, how they got there was a pretty story.
Once you’ve snagged the standbys to a well-rounded record collection, try adding these gems for extra flair.
What’s on the minds of Goldmine’s readers? Find out in this installment of Please Mr. Postman! Topics include Eddie Rich, The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, The Myddle Class and The Beach Boys.