Frankenstein, the monster unleashed that you can't control, sets up this series.
We see "Edgar Winters Group" posters all over American Century's offices alluding to their big hit of the same year his is set.
The New York Dolls, are all over this episode and had their own version of Frankenstein released in 1973.
Then there's a great scene in the end where the real monster is on screen. I won't tell you what happens next. You'll have to watch it. But it is directed by Scorsese so...."Face your fears"