I Am Fascinated The British Invasion

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    I Feel So French: Fascinated, But Not A Fan

    I find it fascinating that American popular music could have declined to such a sad level by 1964 -65, that a single influence from somewhere else could sweep through like a fire in a night club.  That by the middle 70s, British rock was the king.  To this day, most...
    TheSquirrel TheSquirrel
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2010

    I Drive My Parents Nuts

    I'm a 28 year old woman, and for as long as I can remember, I've loved all the British musicians from the "British Invansion" that my parents hated when they were younger. They hate that I know most of those songs by heart, and when we're listening to oldies (when I go with them...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2011

    The Moody Blues -- Kind Of A One-off, But Wonderful Group

    These guys were of the same period, but I don't classify them with the original invasion.  Do you? If I remember correctly, they were probably the original proponents of the theme album.  Days of Future Past is one of my top five albums of all time.  I wish I...
    TheSquirrel TheSquirrel
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2010

    Elton John -- Still

    I suppose he in not officially a part of the initial invasion, but I think he still counts. Some friends saw him in concert the other day and say that he still has the voice and the presence that he had years ago.  Guess he's Still Standing (not his best song).
    TheSquirrel TheSquirrel
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 1, 2010
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