Monthly Archives: September 2013

Music For Monday: Badfinger, ‘No Matter What’ (1970)

“Knock down the old grey wall. Be a part of it all…” A very good Monday and last day of September to you. Here’s a rare Apple Records promotional video for Badfinger and their “No Matter What” single. “No Matter … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Ford Fairmont (1978)

“America’s new success car.” All right, let’s punch the starter on our Daily 70s Spot. Here we have a Ford Fairmont commercial featuring the 1978 models. Spot aired in March of 1978. Daily 70s Spot #262: Ford Fairmont Commercial, 1978 … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: 7-Up ‘Chicks’ (1977)

“UNdo it.” Time to pop open our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s a 7-Up commercial featuring a cool fellow (channeling Fonzie) and a bunch of chicks. Spot aired in 1977. Daily 70s Spot #261: 7-Up ‘Chicks’ Commercial, 1977 Previously on Daily … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Haggar ‘Forever Prest’ Polyester Slacks (1971)

“Some people put their slacks through a lot of punishment.” Let’s slip on our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s a Haggar slacks commercial featuring “Forever Prest” trousers and a swingin’ dance at the discotheque. Spot aired in April of 1971. Narration … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: ’73 Ford Wagons ‘Notre Dame’ (1972)

“When it comes to wagons, nobody swings like Ford.” Time to test drive our Daily 70s Spot. Here we have a Ford Motors commercial featuring the upcoming 1973 station wagons. The host is Notre Dame football coach Ara Parseghian. Spot … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Englebert Humperdinck ’20 Greatest Hits’ (1977)

“One of the world’s great superstars in an exclusive TV offer.” Time to step onstage and perform our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s Englebert Humperdinck with a sing-a-long commercial for his ’20 Greatest Hits’ L.P. Also available on 8-Track tape! Spot … Continue reading

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