The Electric Prunes were raw, gritty, and an important link in the American psychedelic rock chain.
Oceania is the most consistently good Smashing Pumpkins album since Machina... and the best since Adore.
David Axelrod turned Handel's Messiah into a semi-rock classic. Hallelujah!
It was an era that seemed to have more than its share of oddly-named bands.