The Story Albums of the Sixties – Part Two

Continuing our look at 1960’s concept/story records with the release of The Small Faces’ “Ogden’s Nut Gone Flake in 1968. OGDEN’S NUT GONE FLAKE (“HAPPINESS STAN”) – THE SMALL FACES Story by Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane, narration by Stan Unwin. Songs by Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, Ian McLagen & Kenney Jones Characters: Happiness Stan, … Read moreThe Story Albums of the Sixties – Part Two

Elvis Presley: ’68 Comeback Special

In late 1967, Elvis Aaron Presley, was in deep trouble. On January 12, 1968, after four somewhat difficult months of pushy negotiation with the ever-pugnacious and notoriously demanding cigar-puffing music manager, Colonel Tom Parker, NBC Vice President, Tom Sarnoff, announced in a press conference the details of an ambitious agreement that had the eyes of the entertainment … Read moreElvis Presley: ’68 Comeback Special