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200 Greatest 60s Rock Songs Vol. 2

The Stories Behind the Music of the 1960s

Frank Mastropolo


Would you like to learn the stories behind the greatest songs of the 1960s?

Let the artists, songwriters, and producers of 200 of the era's best-loved songs tell you in their own words!


"Hey Joe" by the Jimi Hendrix Experience. © Frank Mastropolo

The rock music of the '60s was diverse and constantly evolving. Psychedelic rock, British Invasion, protest songs, horn rock, surf rock, Motown, garage rock, pop, blues rock, the San Francisco Sound, blue-eyed soul, folk rock, and more are all represented.

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"My Generation" by The Who. Pete Townshend. © Frank Mastropolo

Of course, the Beatles, Aretha Franklin, Simon & Garfunkel, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, and The Who are here. But you'll also learn about tunes by Iron Butterfly, the Association, Joni Mitchell, the Seeds, Cream, Wilson Pickett, and the Blues Magoos. Throughout are interviews conducted by the author with some of the musicians who made the 1960s such a fertile period of rock and roll.


"Get Back" by the Beatles. Bernard Gotfryd, Library of Congress

Order a copy of 200 Greatest Rock Songs of the 60s Vol. 2 for a mind-expanding trip back to one of rock's greatest decades!


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