The sixties in Britain was the decade of Mary Quant and Carnaby Street; The Beatles and the Mersey Sound; The Hollies, Procol Harum, The Mini Cooper, The mini Skirt; Dr. Beeching and the Last Steam Train; the last decade of 'Old Coins'; Hippies, Mods and Rockers; 'Juke Box Jury' and 'Ready Steady Go;' Randall & Hopkirk, Captain Scarlet, The Avengers, Satire and 'Carry on' movies..........
......But, far more importantly, what groovy jingles were being played on BBC Radio 1
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1967 jingles Pams Productions of Dallas, Texas
1968 - 1970 jingles Pepper Tanner of Memphis, Tennessee
Pepper Tanner Jingles used from 1968 to 1970 - It's What's Happening, The Blackburn Show, Timecheck, Chartbound Sound, School Salute, Number One, Saturday Club, Here we Go, morning Radio, Have more Fun, Where the Action Is...
The reason the Beeb went to PAM for their jingles was that the Musicians Union would not agree a payment scheme for the singers and musicians if the Beeb made their own jingles. They wanted repeat fees each time one was played - hardly practical ! PAM charged a flat fee and that was it.