Tag Archives: Folk Rock

From the Canyon’s Heart

A poem of gratitude #7.  This one is from a sense of gratitude toward the music that came to life from the Laurel Canyon scene.  I think that though I leaned toward progressive hard rock in my music, my lyrical … Continue reading

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Sonic Gems: The Mamas and the Papas – If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears

Performing from 1965 to 1968, the American folk rock group, The Mamas and The Papas became a defining force the counterculture’s music scene.  The group was made up of John Philips, Denny Doherty, Cass Elliott and Michelle Philips.  The group … Continue reading

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Sonic Gems: George Harrison – All Things Must Pass

Born on February 25, 1943, the English guitarist, singer-songwriter and producer George Harrison was the quiet Beatle and so any other things before his untimely death of cancer on November 29, 2001.  His embrace of Indian culture made its mark … Continue reading

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