quarta-feira, 17 de maio de 2017

As 50 músicas do Verão do Amor


A Revista Uncut elencou as cinquenta canções que definiram o Summer of Love, movimento iniciado na segunda metade dos anos 60 e que principalmente tomou força a partir de 1967 através da contracultura, em que artistas, intelectuais e políticos se insurgiram pacífica e artisticamente contra a Guerra do Vietnã.

Segundo à revista, as 50 músicas mais emblemáticas do movimento foram:

1. The Seeds – Can’t Seem To Make You Mine
2. Donovan – Sunshine Superman
3. The Mamas And The Papas – Strange Young Girls
4. Sonny & Cher – Little Man
5. The Electric Prunes – I Had Too Much To Dream Last Night
6. Buffalo Springfield – For What It’s Worth
7. The Doors – Light My Fire
8. The Youngbloods – Get Together
9. The Beatles – Strawberry Fields Forever
10. The 13th Floor Elevators – I’ve Got Levitation
11. The Moving Sidewalks – 99th Floor
12. Soft Machine – Feelin’ Reelin’ Squeelin’
13. Jefferson Airplane – White Rabbit
14. Big Brother And Holding Company – Down On Me
15. Grateful Dead – Viola Lee Blues
16. The Move – I Can Hear The Grass Grow
17. The Purple Gang – Granny Takes A Trip
18. Cream – Tales Of Brave Ulysses
19. Procol Harum – A Whiter Shade Of Pale
20. Scott McKenzie – San Francisco
21. Strawberry Alarm Clock – Incense And Peppermints
22. The Third Bardo – I’m Five Years Ahead Of My Time
23. Traffic – Paper Sun
24. The Attack – Colour Of My Mind
25. Moby Grape – Omaha
26. Sly & The Family Stone – Underdog
27. The Association – Windy
28. The Beach Boys – Heroes And Villains
29. Bee Gees – Every Christian Lion Hearted Man Will Show You
30. The Byrds – Lady Friend
31. Incredible String Band – Way Back In The 1960’s
32. Pearls Before Swine – Morning Song
33. Keith West – Excerpts From A Teenage Opera
34. Eric Burdon & The Animals – San Francisco Night
35. The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Burning Of The Midnight Lamp
36. Pink Floyd – Interstellar Overdrive
37. The Rolling Stones – We Love You
38. Small Faces – Itchycoo Park
39. Vanilla Fudge – You Keep Me Hangin’ On
40. Chocolate Watch Band – Are You Gonna Be There (At The Love-In)
41. The Family – Scene Through The Eye Of A Lens
42. Tomorrow – Revolution
43. The Who – I Can See For Miles
44. Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band – Death Cab For Cutie
45. Love – A House Is Not A Motel
46. The Pretty Things – Defecting Grey
47. Fifty Foot Hose – Red The Sign Post
48. Country Joe & The Fish – I-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixin’-To-Die-Rag
49. The Charlatans – Alabama Bound
50. The Smoke – My Friend Jack