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Epic Records - 1966

Why Donovan’s Mellow Yellow Was Banned In Boston

Last week Donovan celebrated his 66th birthday.  Today one of his biggest hits is also one of my Turntable Tuesday tunes.  Mellow Yellow was his second biggest record, just behind Sunshine Superman.  It was a […]


Epic Records - 1973

May 10 – Today In Pop Music

A recent inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates his 66th birthday along with a  member of two different successful groups in two different decades.  And on May 10, 1969, Tricia Nixon invited one of […]


Donovan Then-Now – He’s 65 Today

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Donovan[/lastfm] had a string of 18  hits from the mid 60’s to the early 70’s, that included Sunshine Superman, Mellow Yellow, Hurdy Gurdy Man, and Wear Your Love Like Heaven, a song that made […]


Which Beatles Member Sang On Donovan’s Mellow Yellow?

More important, what the heck is the song about?  A few years back I had the chance to ask [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Donovan[/lastfm] about it.  it was a surprise to me what a regular guy he was […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/22/2011