Rediscover your favorite songs from the sixties and early seventies. Find those long-lost tunes you thought you had long forgotten. We maintain a searchable database of links to sound clips for over 4000 songs from 1960-1975 which can be browsed both by performing artist and by song title. Currently, over 1200 bands and artists with clips are featured - and we also have listings for another 3500 more acts covering the years 1940-1990. If you're not quite sure what song you are looking for, browsing through our extensive song lists is bound to help you jog your memory.
Are you bothered by some nebulous song fragment running through your head and you can't for the life of you NAME THAT TUNE?? Have you been searching garage sales for hard-to-find recordings of some obscure song for the past 20-odd years with no luck?
Since we first went online, we have helped literally thousands of people in all aspects of oldies music collecting - everything from locating out-of-print CDs to finding sheet music to naming some long-forgotten tune from half-remembered song snippets. We hope our website will help you finally track down that elusive tune you have been seeking for so long.
Listed below are key events in music, history, and pop culture that took place on this day between 1950-1980 when oldies music ruled the airwaves.
|1954||"Disneyland" premieres on ABC.|
|1958||"Topsy Part 2" by Cozy Cole reaches #1 on the Billboard R&B Charts.|
|1962||US Air Force Major Rudolf Anderson becomes the only direct human casualty of the Cuban Missile Crisis when his plane is shot down over Cuba.|
|1964||Sonny Bono and Cherilyn Sarkisian (Cher) marry.|
|1966||"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown," an annual animated TV special based on the "Peanuts" comic strip, premieres on CBS.|
|1967||Father Philip Berrigan and others of the Baltimore Four protest the Vietnam War by pouring blood on Selective Service records.|
|1973||"Midnight Train To Georgia" by Gladys Knight/The Pips reaches #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.|
|1975||Bruce Springsteen appears on the covers of both Time and Newsweek.|