New Fall TV Shows of 1968 – ABC

It is that time of year again. Time for new shows on your TV. Seeing as this blog is about historical things, I will be reporting about the new shows from 50 years ago. All of the new shows from fall 1968 are hard to impossible to find on your TV schedule today. The links …

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Hit Songs of 1968 – #28

The Rascals are back with another number one hit. “People Just Got to Be Free” was written by group members Felix Cavaliere and Eddie Brigati. It came out soon after the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy. This would be the last number one hit by the group. The Rascals also …

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Hit Songs of 1968 – #27

The Doors were back with another hit in 1968 with “Hello, I Love You.” The song was written by Jim Morrison in 1965 but not recorded until 1968. There was a later plagiarism allegation that the song that a riff was similar to The Kinks’ song “All Day and All of the Night.” That claim …

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