Daylight Video

On this day 49 years ago, the British Invasion took a very different turn when The Animals hit number one with the American folk standard “House of the Rising Sun. Here’s their version, but we’ll feature some others later today.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.