Ten Musical Reasons We Love 1966
As we get ready for the England vs. Germany showdown in the World Cup on Sunday, June 27, Classic Rock looks back at 10 of the most significant music events of 1966. Come on, you can guess why we chose that year!
- Blue Cheer are formed
- And so are Iron Butterfly
- David Jones changes his name to David Bowie
- The Jimi Hendrix Experience record Hey Joe
- John Lennon says the Beatles are bigger than Jesus.
- Cream release the album Fresh Cream
- Bob Dylan gives us Blonde On Blonde
- The Spencer Davis Group have a hit with Keep On Running
- The Who hit with the classic My Generation
- On January 12, Rob Zombie’s born
Now all we need is the right result!