The Grammy Awards are tonight. Here and here are some reasons why you shouldn’t care.
Yes, every awards show screws up from time to time – Dances With Wolves over Goodfellas, anyone? – but the Recording Academy is in a class of its own. Here’s what beat “Good Vibrations” and “Eleanor Rigby” for “Best Rock & Roll Recording” in 1966, and I dare you to listen to the whole thing. (I made it about 2 minutes.)
Do you still think the sixties were cool?