This project grew out of research for the chapter ‘Helter Skelter and Sixties Revisionism’ in Sheila Whiteley and Jedediah Sklower, eds, Countercultures and Popular Music, Ashgate, 2014.
It was first published as an article in French as ‘“Helter Skelter” et l’héritage polémique des années 1960‘ in Volume! La revue de musique populaires. .
The authors of this website are Mark Jones and Gerry Carlin, both lecturers at the University of Wolverhampton.
To make corrections to any of the information on this site add a comment on the appropriate page or email email@example.com. We also welcome the addition of any other recorded and released covers of ‘Helter Skelter’.