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Charles Manson and the Beatles

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:00

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This show features music related to the Charles Manson murders. Manson was convinced that The Beatles were speaking to him through their music, urging him to start a race war. This episode of Rock School explores Manson's musical delusions and how they drove his cult to kill.

Rs_logo_small This show features music related to the Charles Manson murders.  Manson was convinced that The Beatles were speaking to him through their music, urging him to start a race war.  This episode of Rock School explores Manson's musical delusions and how they drove his cult to kill.

Piece Description

This show features music related to the Charles Manson murders.  Manson was convinced that The Beatles were speaking to him through their music, urging him to start a race war.  This episode of Rock School explores Manson's musical delusions and how they drove his cult to kill.

Timing and Cues

Outcue: "Back in a minute on Rock School."

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Helter Skelter the Beatles The Beatles. Apple 1968 04:30
Look at Your Game, Girl Guns N' Roses The Spaghetti Incident?. Geffen 1993 02:34
Revolution the Beatles (single). Apple 1968 03:21
Never Learn Not to Love the Beach Boys (single). Capitol 1968 02:07
Piggies the Beatles The Beatles. Apple Records 1968 02:04
Your Home Is Where Your Happy The Lemonheads Creator. Taang! Records 1993 01:31
I Will the Beatles The Beatles. Apple 1968 01:44
Sick City Charles Manson Songs From The Sick City. New Era Productions 2012 02:40
Blackbird the Beatles The Beatles. Apple Records 1968 02:19

Additional Credits

Beth West

Related Website

http://kslu.org/rock_school/index.php#