The Kinks was a music group from the 1960s.
When the Eleventh Doctor and Amy Pond were going to 1963, the Doctor mentioned the Kinks in the list of cool things about that year. (GAME: City of the Daleks)
Deborah admitted to Fitz Kreiner that the sound of whale song being played was "not the Kinks or the Who." (PROSE: The Space Age)
Eleanor Woods' boss Graham claimed that the Kinks' new album was much better than the Beatles' new album and really underrated. (PROSE: Visiting Hours)
Father Martin described himself as "a new-fangled trendy priest, out go the hymn books, in come the Beatles and the Kinks." (PROSE: Do You Dream in Colour?)