u don't have to avoid the wrath of the "faithful". I really wouldn't expect you to "get it". but u can't judge something 20 or 30 years older than u, thru a modern lens.
they changed everything, not just music, but the entire culture ... will never be repeated.
You're right, it was '64.
I'm old and I forget these things.
The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.
-- Fyodor Dostoyevsky