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Paul Atkinson, original guitarist for The Zombies and later a big A&R executive, was born on this day in 1946. Here are the Zombies, one of the more innovative of British Invasion bands, performing their first big hit, “She’s Not There,” in 1965.

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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.