“It’s Getting Better” — Mama Cass Elliot

Having mentioned the Mamas and Papas briefly the other day in my article about Barry McGuire’s “Eve Of Destruction”, I couldn’t help myself writing a bit more about the Mamas and Papas…one of my favourite groups.

Technically, “It’s Getting Better” isn’t a Mamas and Papas song as Mama Cass Elliot didn’t record it until after the band had gone their separate ways. But as the song is often included in compilations and retrospectives about the Mamas and Papas, I figured I could stretch a point to write about one of my favourite songs from one of my favourite…