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Web Exclusive! Summer of Love Review ? The Flower Pot Men: Listen to the Flowers Grow

Like every other hippie during the Summer of Love, the Flower Pot Men wanted to be in Haight-Ashbury, so they wrote a song about it. Riding the coattails of Scott McKenzie's "San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair)," the harmony-pop outfit had a radiant minor hit with "Let's Go to San Francisco" in September of '67, just about the time everyone was starting to get sick of all the media coverage.



The Flower Pot Men