Mudcat Café message #26795 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4818   Message #26795
Posted By: Earl
28-Apr-98 - 05:07 PM
Thread Name: Eve of Destruction
Subject: RE: Eve of Destruction
I'm pretty sure that "Eve of Destruction", though recored by Barry McGuire, was written by P.F. Sloan. Sloan was a professional songwriter who cut his teeth on surf music and was able to catch the next big wave, social protest.