British keyboard and bass player Andy Bown is 69 today. Here he is with The Herd (featuring Peter Frampton) in a video of “From the Underground” in 1967.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.