Because they became real, fought the system, were prepared to throw it all away to be legit, and WON. Of all the 60's groups who claimed to fight authority and the "Man", the
Monkees were the only ones who REALLY did it.
I don't need to explain this one, do I?
"Tommy" is one of my favorite albums of all time, hence the abundance of songs from it you'll hear on here.
Morrisons emotion comes through on lots of their stuff. You can feel the energy and power.
Boston based band in the late 1960's, wrote great melodies and had beautiful harmonies.