A Memento from 40 Years Ago

old school

Someone posted the above image on Facebook, and it’s a lovely little piece of history. It’s an innocent time; yeah, I ain’t gonna lie and say the times were better; they most certainly were not. Yet there’s a purity to that time, change was coming to the country, and the music of the era represented both the struggle of those societal changes as well as the optimism and the hope of a new day.

One can wonder about that wonderful DJ Kool Herc party set that night. While (as far as I know) this mix doesn’t exist, I envision it to be as awesome as this set here:

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