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Best Songs About Motorbikes

Top 11 Best Songs About Motorbikes

Best Songs About MotorbikesIt’s from the association of motorbikes and rock music that heavy metal was born. Steppenwolf’s cry of “heavy metal thunder!” on their 1969 Easy Rider soundtrack anthem gave us a description of both the bike and the sound of distorted electric guitars and drums, spearheading the imagination of an entire genre. The look and attitude of 50s and 60s biker gangs – denim, leather, studs, patches, long hair – remains a crucial element of metal’s aesthetic, but the lyrical obsession with these iron horses and stallions of the highway was largely confined to the 1969-82 period. Here’s a list of Top 11 Best Songs About Motorbikes :

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Controversial Album Art : 1960s

List of Controversial Album Art : 1960s

The following is a list of notable albums with Controversial Album Art 1960s (based on nudity and sexuality / religion / copyright / violence & others), especially where the controversy resulted in the album being banned, censored or sold in packaging other than the original one.


The Beatles – Yesterday and Today (1966)

Controversial Album Art 1960sIn early 1966, photographer Robert Whitaker had the Beatles in the studio for a conceptual art piece titled ‘A Somnambulant Adventure’. For the shoot, Whitaker took a series of pictures of the group dressed in butcher smocks and draped with pieces of meat and body parts from plastic baby dolls. Although not originally intended as an album cover, the Beatles submitted photographs from the session for their promotional materials...

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