Moody Blues: To Our Children’s Children’s Children (1969)

Fifty years ago, this stunning album was released. The fourth album of the classic Moody Blues lineup. This was the year of the moon landing, which is an underlying theme of this album. If you were alive then, as I was, your great grandchildren could be listening to this album now. In 1969, war, pollution … More Moody Blues: To Our Children’s Children’s Children (1969)

Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing

An exciting genre of music enjoyed a tremendous popularity from the late 1960’s through the 1970’s, but even stalwarts like Genesis, Yes, King Crimson, ELP, Jethro Tull, Moody Blues and Renaissance either changed their style or broke up.  Progressive rock didn’t die, it soldiered on but with less popularity as waves of new musical style … More Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing

Seventh Sojourn

Seventh Sojourn was the Moody Blues’ seventh album by the “classic lineup.” It was the first of their albums I dived deeply into, even though I was familiar with some of their work, and enjoyed the two-album compilation, This Is The Moody Blues.  The group had many hit singles but they were very much an … More Seventh Sojourn