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Vietnam: War!

Comment by Louise Criscione, KRLA Beat, 16 April 1966

THERE IS A war going on in Vietnam and whether the United States has officially declared war or not – it is there, it's happening. ...

The Association: Electric Switch Paid Off

Profile and Interview by Mike Gormley, The Ottawa Journal, 20 August 1966

SAN FRANCISCO — Six folk-singers got together in February, 1965, worked and waited for a year, changed to electric instruments and then — 'Along Comes ...

Association Set Tour, Book, Album And Movie

Report by Louise Criscione, KRLA Beat, 19 November 1966

IF THE totally insane idea ever runs through your head, even for a second, do yourself a favor and get rid of it. Fast. Because ...

Loraine Alterman on Records

Review by Loraine Alterman, Detroit Free Press, 1 January 1967

Face to Face With the Kinks' Pop Satire ...

The Association: Russ & His Scene

Interview by Rochelle Reed, KRLA Beat, 28 January 1967

(This is the first in a series of exclusive interviews with all members of the Association.) ...

Yester Explains: Association is Subtle Insanity

Interview by Rochelle Reed, KRLA Beat, 25 March 1967

"SUBTLE INSANITY," explains Jim Yester, is when the Association sings "Ba-nan-a Won-der-ful" in place of "bop-do-waah" at one point on their album track, 'Another Time, ...

Keith Altham Planes West to Cover America's Monterey Pop Festival and Cables This Day-By-Day Report

Report by Keith Altham, New Musical Express, 24 June 1967

WE DROVE to London Airport in Animal manager Mike Jeffery's Rolls-Royce while he dictated a few last minute instructions to assistant Tony Garland — "Ring ...

Monterey Pop Festival: The Hip Homunculus

Report by Richard Goldstein, The Village Voice, 29 June 1967

"The West is the best: Get here and we'll do the rest!" — The Doors ...

The Association: Wayne State University, Detroit

Live Review by Mike Gormley, Detroit Free Press, 24 March 1969

The Association Concert — A Display of Fine Talent ...

The Association

Interview by Jim Delehant, Hit Parader, April 1969


The Association: Just the Right Sound

Review by Jim Irvin, MOJO, May 2002

IN DECEMBER 1999, the American performing rights company, BMI, published a survey of the most air-played songs of the 20th century. Top of the list ...

Ray of Light: The World of Sunshine Pop

Retrospective by Steven R Rosen, LA CityBeat, 27 May 2004

ONE DAY RECENTLY, after listening to the latest Dirtbombs CD in my car and then hearing the Music Machine’s 1966 proto-punk hit ‘Talk Talk’ for ...


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