Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Prog Rock: "Ideal Society Gunned Down the 70s"

"The death of real rock ‘n’ roll began one morning in 1964, at the Organ Center in the southern England city of Portsmouth."
So begins part one of Dave Weigel's life's work, the definitive history of prog rock.

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Leon (#6,596)

Is this an outgrowth of the Slate "take a month slacking off from your main duties, write about whatever you feel like, and we'll publish it?"

I…I don't know how much I like most of the end results, but I really, really love it as an editorial policy.

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