Just read these articles and it made me interested. "The closest Western Civilization has come to unity since the Congress of Vienna in 1815 was the week the Sgt. Pepper album was released. In every city in Europe and America the radio stations played [it] ... and everyone listened ... it was the most amazing thing I've ever heard. For a brief while the irreparable fragmented consciousness of the West was unified, at least in the minds of the young Sgt. Pepper was widely perceived by listeners as the soundtrack to the "Summer of Love." The album "drew people together through the common experience of pop on a larger scale than ever before".American radio stations interrupted their regular scheduling, playing the album virtually non-stop – often from start to finish." UK Number ONE album 4 different times: 10 June – 18 November 1967 (for 5 straight months) 25 November – 2 December 1967 23 December 1967 – 6 January 1968 3–10 February 1968 What was it like to be a part of the release of this great album?