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An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a single item on CD, record, audio tape or another medium.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim (January 25, 1927December 8, 1994), also known as Tom Jobim, was a Brazilian composer, pianist, songwriter, arranger and singer.
John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was assassinated on Friday, November 22, 1963, at 12:30 p.m. in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a presidential motorcade through Dealey Plaza.
On June 5, 1968, presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was mortally wounded shortly after midnight PDT at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Bookends is the fourth studio album by American music duo Simon & Garfunkel.
Bossa nova is a genre of Brazilian music, which was developed and popularized in the 1950s and 1960s and is today one of the best-known Brazilian music genres abroad.
In music, especially western popular music, a bridge is a contrasting section that prepares for the return of the original material section.
Christopher Anton Knight (born November 7, 1957. Biography.com; retrieved January 6, 2010) is an American actor and businessman.
Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
Curtis Roy Boettcher (January 7, 1944 – June 14, 1987), sometimes credited as Curt Boetcher or Curt Becher, was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer from Wisconsin.
Doug Rhodes, (born May 28, 1945) multi-instrumentalist, performed with 1960s rock bands the Music Machine and the Millennium.
Elysian Park is a neighborhood in Central Los Angeles, California, encompassing Chavez Ravine, with a mostly low-income community of 2,600+ people.
Eternity's Children was an American sunshine pop band that originated in Cleveland, Mississippi as a folk group known as the Phantoms.
Gary Usher (December 14, 1938 – May 25, 1990) was an American rock musician, songwriter, and record producer.
Graham Salisbury (born April 11, 1944) is an American children's writer.
Joey Stec is an American songwriter, singer, guitarist, producer and president of Sonic Past Music.
Keith Olsen is an American Grammy-winning record producer and sound engineer who has worked with Rick Springfield, Fleetwood Mac, Ozzy Osbourne, the Grateful Dead, Whitesnake, Pat Benatar, Heart, Santana, Saga, Foreigner, Magnum, Journey, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Joe Walsh, as well as Eric Burdon & the Animals, among others.
The koto (Japanese: 箏) is a traditional Japanese stringed musical instrument derived from the Chinese zheng, and similar to the Mongolian yatga, the Korean gayageum, and the Vietnamese đàn tranh.
Lee Mallory (January 10, 1945 – March 21, 2005) was a singer, songwriter and guitarist who was part of such projects as The Millennium and Sagittarius.
A love-in is a peaceful public gathering focused on meditation, love, music, sex and/or use of psychedelic drugs.
Magic Time is an extensive three-disc compilation album containing music from the sunshine pop bands The Millennium, The Ballroom, Sagittarius and also the artist Curt Boettcher, released in 2001.
Maureen Denise McCormick (born August 5, 1956) is an American actress, singer and author.
Michael Fennelly (born 4 April 1949) is an American musician known for his work as a singer and songwriter in the 1960s and 1970s, notably in The Millennium and Crabby Appleton.
Mojo is a popular music magazine published initially by Emap, and since January 2008 by Bauer, monthly in the United Kingdom.
Pitchfork is an American online magazine launched in 1995 by Ryan Schreiber, based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by Condé Nast.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
Present Tense is the first Sagittarius album, released in 1968 by Columbia Records.
Psychedelia is the subculture, originating in the 1960s, of people who often use psychedelic drugs such as LSD, mescaline (found in peyote) and psilocybin (found in some mushrooms).
Rev-Ola Records is a British independent record label formed in 1990 that specializes in reissues, as well as select new releases.
Sagittarius was an American sunshine pop studio group formed in the late-1960s and, devised by the record producer and songwriter, Gary Usher.
Saint Etienne are an English band from London, formed in 1990.
Simon & Garfunkel were an American folk rock duo consisting of singer-songwriter Paul Simon and singer Art Garfunkel.
Joe Foster (born Joseph James Foster Ruiz, 9 August 1960), often known as Slaughter Joe, is an English musician and record producer.
Sonic Past Music is a record label in Southern California that specializes in releasing previously unpublished music from mainstream artists.
Sunshine pop (originally called soft pop) is a lightly produced subgenre of pop music that originated in Southern California in the mid 1960s.
The A.V. Club is an entertainment website featuring reviews, interviews, and other articles that examine films, music, television, books, games, and other elements of pop culture media.
The Beach Boys are an American rock band formed in Hawthorne, California, in 1961.
The Brady Bunch is an American sitcom created by Sherwood Schwartz that aired from September 26, 1969, to March 8, 1974, on ABC.
The High Llamas are an Anglo-Irish avant-pop band formed in London circa 1991.
The Millennium was an American psychedelic rock group based in California, who were conceived by Curt Boettcher.
The Music Machine was an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1966.
The Notorious Byrd Brothers is the fifth album by the American rock band the Byrds, and was released in January 1968, on Columbia Records.
The Olivia Tremor Control is an American rock band that was prominent in the mid-to-late 1990s.
Uncut magazine, trademarked as UNCUT, is a monthly publication based in London.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
List of notable events in music that took place in the year 1968.