A look at the music and artists from rock n’ roll’s 2nd decade (1964 – 1973) and those who are still carrying on that sound today
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Sunday, January 15, 2017
50 Years Ago: Stones, Ed Sullivan Clash Over Lyrics
These days sex on TV—even network TV—is no big deal. Steamy scenes on Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder border on being NC-17… and those are just Shonda Rhimes’s shows. On cable, things get even hotter, with scenes in Westworld, Game of Thrones,Masters of Sex and Girls bordering on porn.
Ah, how far we’ve come.
It was fifty years ago this weekend (January 15, 1967) that the Rolling Stones performed on CBS’s The Ed Sullivan Show and caused a stir because of their song “Let’s Spend the Night Together.”