In this episode of History of Rock, Andy Aledort examines another one of the essential British Invasion bands: The Kinks. When The Kinks released their song, “You Really Got Me” in 1964, it went to #7 in the Top 10. It remained here for 15 weeks! The famous guitar solo in the song is often incorrectly attributed to Jimmy Page, when in reality it was Dave Davies who played it.

Andy Aledort: