Popular Music

"Psychedelic Daze"

A 12-part series on the San Francisco countercultural movement of 1965-1969 that created a revolution in music and culture. I was a part of that movement.

         Part One: Berkeley and the Radical Left
         Part Two: The Heroes of the Hip
         Part Three: More Heroes of the Hip
         Part Four: The Scene
         Part Five: The Events
         Part Six: The Promoters and their Venues
         Part Seven: The Quick and the Dead
         Part Eight: The Matrix and the Airplane
         Part Nine: The Art
         Part Ten: The Bands (Part 1)
         Part Eleven: The Bands (Part 2)
         Part Twelve: Harbinger and the Dawn Album

The New Acoustic Popular Music 
A 12-part series about the great new genre of acoustic-based music that is becoming the popular music for our time, while the destructive genres of heavy metal, hard rock and angry hip hop fade into the past.

          Part One - Mumford and the Movie
         Part Two - Blind Pilot, Avetts and Lumineers
         Part Three - Monsters and Men, Fleet Foxes and Dry the River
         Part Four - Elephants, Kings and Duos
         Part Five - From Horse Feathers to Vespers
         Part Six - Stave Off those Shovels with Paper Kites
         Part Seven - Civil Wars and Other Lives
         Part Eight - Railroad to the Graveyard
         Part Nine - The Singer Revolution (Part 1)
         Part Ten - The Singer Revolution (Part 2)
         Part Eleven - Bluegrass Update and the Amazing Sierra Hull
         Part Twelve - Ireland's Musical Soul