Thursday, September 14th, 2017

  September 14, 2017 (Los Angeles, CA) - 50 years ago Sunday night, on September 17, 1967, the Doors defied Ed Sullivan and CBS by refusing to drop the word “higher” while performing their #1 hit, “Light My Fire”. It may seem ridiculous today, but their refusal created a furor and a media firestorm. America was a more prudish nation then. In fact, just a decade earlier, Lucy and Desi had to sleep in twin beds, and the word “pregnant” couldn’t...

Welcome to EdSullivan.com

Welcome to the official website of The Ed Sullivan Show. If you are a fan of the show and the timeless artists that appeared on its stage, then you have come to the right place! We are the home of The Ed Sullivan Show – America’s longest running variety show, which aired on CBS from […]