133 relations: A-side and B-side, About.com, Africa/Brass, Album, AllMusic, Altitude, Amazon.com, American Pie (song), Audio mastering, Barbara Gaskin, Bassist, BBC, Beat-Club, Billboard (magazine), Billboard Hot 100, Brian Jones, British Invasion, Bruce Springsteen, Chris Hillman, Columbia Records, Compact Cassette, Compact disc, Compilation album, Copyright infringement, Counterculture of the 1960s, Cover version, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Crowded House, Dave Stewart (keyboardist), David Crosby, Derek Taylor, Domenic Priore, Don McLean, Donovan, Eight Days a Week, Eight Miles High (album), Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Extended play, Fifth Dimension (album), Free jazz, From the Earth to the Moon (miniseries), Gavin Report, Gene Clark, Golden Earring, Grammy Hall of Fame, Gramophone record, Greenwood Publishing Group, Guitarist, Hüsker Dü, History of The Byrds, ..., I Feel Possessed, Impressions (John Coltrane album), Internet Movie Database, It Won't Be Wrong, John Coltrane, Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In), Kenny Rogers and The First Edition, Leathercoated Minds, Legacy Recordings, Leo Kottke, Les Fradkin, Lighthouse (band), Live at Royal Albert Hall 1971, LP record, Lyrics, Melody, Motif (music), Musical ensemble, Neil Young, Never Before (album), News conference, Okkervil River (band), Pitchfork Media, Pop Chronicles, Psychedelic pop, Psychedelic rock, Publicist, Purple Haze (film), Q (magazine), Radio broadcasting, Radio documentary, Raga rock, Ravi Shankar, RCA Records, Record producer, Record World, Rhythm guitar, Richie Unterberger, Ride (band), Robyn Hitchcock, Rock concert, Rock music, Rockfour, Roger McGuinn, Rolling Stone, Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time, Roxy Music, Saxophone, Single (music), Sitar, Song, Television program, The Beatles, The Birds (band), The Byrds, The Byrds (box set), The Byrds' Greatest Hits, The Essential Byrds, The Kennedys (band), The Original Singles: 1965–1967, Volume 1, The Other Side (Chris Hillman album), The Postmarks, The Rolling Stones, The Stage Names, The Ventures, The Very Best of The Byrds, The Village Voice, The Yardbirds, There Is a Season, To the Power of Three, Trade magazine, Twelve-string guitar, UK Singles Chart, Uncut (magazine), Untitled (The Byrds album), Vocal harmony, Why (The Byrds song), Working on a Dream, Writ, Zen Arcade, 1966 in music, 3 (1980s band), 5D (Fifth Dimension). Expand index (83 more) » « Shrink index
The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78 and 45 rpm Phonograph Records, whether singles or extended plays (EPs).
About.com, also known as The About Group (formerly About Inc.), is an Internet-based network of content that publishes articles and videos about various subjects on its "topic sites," of which there are nearly 1,000.
New!!: Eight Miles High and About.com ·
Africa/Brass is the eighth studio album by jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1961 on Impulse! Records, catalogue A-6.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Africa/Brass ·
An album is a sound recording format first used in gramophone (phonograph) records, and later in other analog recording and digital recording media.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Album ·
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.
New!!: Eight Miles High and AllMusic ·
Altitude or height (sometimes known as depth) is defined based on the context in which it is used (aviation, geometry, geographical survey, sport, and more).
New!!: Eight Miles High and Altitude ·
Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Amazon.com ·
"American Pie" is a song by American folk rock singer and songwriter Don McLean.
Mastering, a form of audio post-production, is the process of preparing and transferring recorded audio from a source containing the final mix to a data storage device (the master); the source from which all copies will be produced (via methods such as pressing, duplication or replication).
New!!: Eight Miles High and Audio mastering ·
Barbara Gaskin (born 5 June 1950) is a British Canterbury scene singer.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Barbara Gaskin ·
A bass player, or bassist, is a musician who plays a bass instrument such as a double bass, bass guitar, keyboard bass or a low brass instrument such as a tuba or sousaphone.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Bassist ·
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.
New!!: Eight Miles High and BBC ·
Beat-Club was a German music program that ran from September 1965 to December 1972.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Beat-Club ·
Billboard (stylized as billboard) is an American music magazine, originally headquartered in New York City, New York and now owned by Prometheus Global Media.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones (28 February 1942 – 3 July 1969) was the founder and original bandleader of the Rolling Stones.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Brian Jones ·
The British Invasion was a phenomenon that occurred in the mid-1960s when rock and pop music acts from the United Kingdom, as well as other aspects of British culture, became popular in the United States, and significant to the rising "counterculture" on both sides of the Atlantic.
Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and humanitarian.
Christopher "Chris" Hillman (born December 4, 1944 in Los Angeles, California) is an American musician.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Chris Hillman ·
Columbia Records is an American flagship recording label, under the ownership of Sony Music Entertainment, operating under the Columbia Music Group.
The Compact Cassette or Musicassette (MC), also commonly called cassette tape, audio cassette, or simply tape or cassette, is a magnetic tape recording format for audio recording and playback.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Compact disc ·
A compilation album is an album (music or spoken-word) featuring tracks from one or more performers, often culled from a variety of sources (such as studio albums, live albums, singles, demos and outtakes.) The tracks are usually collected according to a common characteristic, such as popularity, genre, source or subject matter.
Copyright infringement is the use of works protected by copyright law without permission, infringing certain exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.
The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United States and the United Kingdom, and then spread throughout much of the Western world between the early 1960s and the mid-1970s, with London, New York City, and San Francisco being hotbeds of early countercultural activity.
In popular music, a cover version or cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording of a previously recorded, commercially released song by someone other than the original artist or composer.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Cover version ·
Crosby, Stills & Nash (CSN) is a folk rock supergroup made up of David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Graham Nash.
Crowded House are a rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia, in 1985.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Crowded House ·
David Lloyd "Dave" Stewart (born 30 December 1950) is an English keyboardist and composer who has worked with singer Barbara Gaskin since 1981.
David Van Cortlandt Crosby (born August 14, 1941) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
New!!: Eight Miles High and David Crosby ·
Derek Taylor (7 May 1932 – 8 September 1997) was an English journalist, writer and publicist.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Derek Taylor ·
Domenic Priore (born 1960) is an American author, historian and television producer whose focus is on popular music and its attendant youth culture.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Domenic Priore ·
Donald "Don" McLean III (born October2, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter best known for the 1971 album American Pie, containing the songs "American Pie" and "Vincent".
New!!: Eight Miles High and Don McLean ·
Donovan (born Donovan Philips Leitch; 10 May 1946) is a Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Donovan ·
"Eight Days a Week" is a song by The Beatles written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon based on McCartney's original idea, The song was issued in the U.K. December 1964 on the album Beatles for Sale.
Eight Miles High is an album by Dutch hard rock band Golden Earring, released in 1969.
Emerson, Lake & Palmer, also known as ELP, were an English progressive rock supergroup power trio formed in London in 1970.
An EP (short for extended play) is a musical recording that contains more music than a single, but is usually too short to qualify as a full studio album or LP.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Extended play ·
Fifth Dimension is the third album by the American folk rock band The Byrds and was released in July 1966 on Columbia Records (see 1966 in music).
Free jazz is an approach to jazz music that was first developed in the 1950s and 1960s.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Free jazz ·
From the Earth to the Moon is a twelve-part HBO television miniseries (1998) co-produced by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Tom Hanks, and Michael Bostick, telling the story of the landmark Apollo expeditions to the Moon during the 1960s and early 1970s in docudrama format.
The Gavin Report was a San Francisco-based radio industry trade publication.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Gavin Report ·
Harold Eugene "Gene" Clark (November 17, 1944 – May 24, 1991) was an American singer-songwriter and founding member of the folk rock band The Byrds.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Gene Clark ·
Golden Earring is a Dutch rock band, founded in 1961 in The Hague as the Golden Earrings (the "s" was dropped in 1969).
New!!: Eight Miles High and Golden Earring ·
The Grammy Hall of Fame is a hall of fame to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance.
A gramophone record (phonograph record in American English) or vinyl record, commonly known as a "record", is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat polyvinyl chloride (previously shellac) disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Greenwood Publishing Group (GPG) is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
A guitarist (or a guitar player) is a person who plays the guitar.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Guitarist ·
Hüsker Dü was an American rock band formed in Saint Paul, Minnesota in 1979.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Hüsker Dü ·
History of The Byrds is a budget priced, double album compilation by the American rock band The Byrds and was released on May 18, 1973 by CBS Records (see 1973 in music).
"I Feel Possessed" is a rock song written by Neil Finn and performed by Australian band Crowded House for their album Temple of Low Men.
Impressions is a 1963 album of both live and studio recordings by jazz musician John Coltrane.
The Internet Movie Database (abbreviated IMDb) is an online database of information related to films, television programs, and video games, including cast, production crew, fictional characters, biographies, plot summaries, trivia and reviews.
"It Won't Be Wrong" is a song by the American folk rock band The Byrds, which appeared as the second track on their 1965 album, Turn! Turn! Turn! It was written in 1964 by band member Jim McGuinn and his friend, Harvey Gerst, an acquaintance from McGuinn's days as a folk singer at The Troubadour folk club in West Hollywood, California.
John William Coltrane, also known as "Trane" (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967),.
New!!: Eight Miles High and John Coltrane ·
"Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)" is a counterculture era song written by Mickey Newbury.
Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, previously named The First Edition, was a rock and roll-based band, who also performed R&B, folk music, and country music.
The Leathercoated Minds was a 1966-67 psychedelic studio-based band masterminded largely by Snuff Garrett and J J Cale.
Legacy Recordings is Sony Music Entertainment's catalog division.
Leo Kottke (born September 11, 1945, Athens, Georgia) is an acoustic guitarist.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Leo Kottke ·
Les Fradkin (born 1951) is an American MIDI guitarist, keyboardist, songwriter, composer and record producer.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Les Fradkin ·
Lighthouse is a Canadian rock band formed in 1968 in Toronto.
Live at Royal Albert Hall is a live album by the American rock band The Byrds, released in 2008 on Sundazed Records.
The LP (Long Play), or rpm microgroove vinyl record, is a format for phonograph (gramophone) records, an analog sound storage medium.
New!!: Eight Miles High and LP record ·
Lyrics are words that make up a song usually consisting of verses and choruses.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Lyrics ·
A melody (from Greek μελῳδία, melōidía, "singing, chanting"), also tune, voice, or line, is a linear succession of musical tones that the listener perceives as a single entity.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Melody ·
In music, a motif or motive is a short musical idea, a salient recurring figure, musical fragment or succession of notes that has some special importance in or is characteristic of a composition: "The motive is the smallest structural unit possessing thematic identity".
New!!: Eight Miles High and Motif (music) ·
A musical ensemble, also known as a music group, is a group of people who perform instrumental or vocal music, typically known by a distinct name.
Neil Percival Young, (born November 12, 1945) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Neil Young ·
Never Before is a compilation album by the American rock band The Byrds, consisting of previously unreleased outtakes, alternate versions, and rarities.
A news conference or press conference is a media event in which newsmakers invite journalists to hear them speak and, most often, ask questions.
New!!: Eight Miles High and News conference ·
Okkervil River is an American indie rock band from Austin, Texas.
Pitchfork Media, commonly referred to as Pitchfork, is a Chicago-based online music magazine devoted to music journalism, news, album reviews, and feature stories.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Pitchfork Media ·
The Pop Chronicles are two radio documentary series which together "may constitute the most complete audio history of 1940s-60s popular music." Both were produced by John Gilliland.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Pop Chronicles ·
Psychedelic pop is a psychedelic musical style inspired by the sounds of psychedelic folk and psychedelic rock, but applied to a pop music setting.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Psychedelic pop ·
Psychedelic rock is a style of rock music that is inspired or influenced by psychedelic culture and attempts to replicate and enhance the mind-altering experiences of psychedelic drugs.
A publicist is a person whose job it is to generate and manage publicity for a public figure, especially a celebrity, a business, or for a work such as a book, film or album.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Publicist ·
Purple Haze is a 1982 dramedy about Matt Caulfield, a college student who is expelled for smoking cannabis, and subsequently drafted to Vietnam in the summer of 1968.
Q is a popular music magazine published monthly in the United Kingdom.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Q (magazine) ·
Radio broadcasting is a one-way wireless transmission over radio waves intended to reach a wide audience.
A radio documentary or feature is a purely acoustic performance devoted to covering a particular topic in some depth, usually with a mixture of commentary and sound pictures.
Raga rock is rock or pop music with a heavy Indian influence, either in its construction, its timbre, or its use of instrumentation, such as the sitar and tabla.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Raga rock ·
Ravi Shankar (7 April 192011 December 2012), born Robindro Shaunkor Chowdhury, his name often preceded by the title Pandit, was an Indian musician and composer who was one of the best-known exponents of the sitar in the second half of the 20th century as a composer of Hindustani classical music.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Ravi Shankar ·
RCA Records is an American flagship recording label (alongside Columbia Records and Epic Records) of Sony Music Entertainment (SME).
New!!: Eight Miles High and RCA Records ·
A record producer is an individual working within the music industry, whose job is to oversee and manage the recording (i.e. "production") of an artist's music.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Record producer ·
Record World magazine was one of the three main music industry trade publications in the United States, along with Billboard and Cash Box magazines.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Record World ·
Rhythm guitar is a technique and role that performs a combination of two functions: to provide all or part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with singers or other instruments; and to provide all or part of the harmony, i.e. the chords, where a chord is a group of notes played together.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Rhythm guitar ·
Richie Unterberger (born 1962) is an American author and journalist whose focus is popular music and travel writing.
Ride are a British rock band that formed in 1988 in Oxford, England, consisting of Andy Bell, Mark Gardener, Laurence "Loz" Colbert, and Steve Queralt.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Ride (band) ·
Robyn Rowan Hitchcock (born 3 March 1953) is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Robyn Hitchcock ·
A rock concert is a musical performance in the style of any one of many genres inspired by "rock and roll" music.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Rock concert ·
Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Rock music ·
Rockfour (Hebrew: רוקפור) is a Psychedelic rock band, formed in 1988 in Holon, Israel.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Rockfour ·
James Roger McGuinn (born James Joseph McGuinn III on July 13, 1942) known professionally as Roger McGuinn and previously as Jim McGuinn, is an American musician.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Roger McGuinn ·
Rolling Stone is a biweekly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Rolling Stone ·
"The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time" was the cover story of a special issue of Rolling Stone, issue number 963, published December 9, 2004, a year after the magazine published its list of "The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time".
Roxy Music were an English glam rock group formed in 1971 by Bryan Ferry, who became the group's lead vocalist and chief songwriter, and bassist Graham Simpson.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Roxy Music ·
The saxophone (also referred to as the sax) is a family of woodwind instruments.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Saxophone ·
In music, a single or record single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record or an album.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Single (music) ·
The sitar or is a plucked stringed instrument used mainly in Hindustani music and Indian classical music.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Sitar ·
A song is an artistic form of expression based on sound, generally considered a single (and often standalone) work of music with distinct and fixed pitches, pattern, and form.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Song ·
A television program is a segment of content intended for broadcast on television, other than a commercial, channel ident, trailer, or any other segment of content not serving as attraction for viewership.
The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Beatles ·
The Birds were a popular rhythm and blues band in the United Kingdom during the mid-1960s, although they recorded fewer than a dozen songs and released only four singles.
The Byrds were an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1964.
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Byrds ·
The Byrds is a four-CD box set by the American rock band The Byrds that was released on October 19, 1990 by Columbia/Legacy.
The Byrds' Greatest Hits is the first greatest hits album by the American rock band The Byrds and was released in August 1967 on Columbia Records (see 1967 in music).
The Essential Byrds is a comprehensive two-CD compilation album by the American rock band The Byrds.
The Kennedys are an American folk-rock band, consisting of husband and wife Pete and Maura Kennedy.
The Original Singles: 1965–1967, Volume 1 is a compilation album by American rock 'n' roll band The Byrds.
The Other Side is a Chris Hillman Album, released in 2005.
The Postmarks are an indie pop band from Pompano Beach, Florida formed in 2004.
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Postmarks ·
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962.
The Stage Names is the fourth full-length studio album by American indie rock band Okkervil River, released on August 7, 2007.
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Stage Names ·
The Ventures are an American instrumental rock band formed in 1958 in Tacoma, Washington.
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Ventures ·
The Very Best of The Byrds is a compilation album by the American rock band The Byrds, released by Columbia Records in 1997.
The Village Voice is a free weekly 17" by 11" format newspaper and news and features website in New York City that features investigative articles, analysis of current affairs and culture, arts and music coverage, and events listings for New York City.
The Yardbirds are an English rock band formed in London in 1963 that had a string of hits during the mid-1960s, including "For Your Love", "Over Under Sideways Down" and "Heart Full of Soul".
New!!: Eight Miles High and The Yardbirds ·
There Is a Season is a four-CD and one DVD box set by the American rock band The Byrds that was released on September 26, 2006 by Columbia/Legacy.
To the Power of Three (stylised as...To the Power of Three) is the only album by the British-American progressive rock band 3, a spin-off from Emerson, Lake & Palmer.
A trade magazine, also called a trade journal or professional magazine (and colloquially or disparagingly a trade rag), is a magazine whose target audience is people who work in a particular trade or industry.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Trade magazine ·
The twelve-string guitar is a steel-string guitar with twelve strings in six courses, which produces a richer, more ringing tone than a standard six-string guitar.
The UK Singles Chart (titled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling single recordings in the United Kingdom, based upon combined record sales and download numbers, and from the week ending Saturday 5 July 2014, also includes streaming data.
Uncut magazine, trademarked as UNCUT, is a monthly publication based in London.
(Untitled) is the ninth album by the American rock band The Byrds and was released in September 1970 on Columbia Records (see 1970 in music).
Vocal harmony is a style of vocal music in which a consonant note or notes are simultaneously sung as a main melody in a predominantly homophonic texture.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Vocal harmony ·
"Why" is a song by the American rock band The Byrds, written by Jim McGuinn and David Crosby and first released as the B-side of the band's "Eight Miles High" single in March 1966.
Working on a Dream is the sixteenth studio album by Bruce Springsteen, released on January 27, 2009 through Columbia Records.
In English common law, a writ is a formal written order issued by a body with administrative or judicial jurisdiction; in modern usage, this body is generally a court.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Writ ·
Zen Arcade is the second studio album from the American punk rock band Hüsker Dü, released in July 1984 on SST Records.
New!!: Eight Miles High and Zen Arcade ·
New!!: Eight Miles High and 1966 in music ·
3 (sometimes referred to as Emerson, Berry & Palmer) were a short-lived progressive rock band formed by former Emerson, Lake & Palmer members Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer and American multi-instrumentalist Robert Berry in 1988.
New!!: Eight Miles High and 3 (1980s band) ·
"5D (Fifth Dimension)" is a song by the American rock band The Byrds, written by band member Jim McGuinn.