Tag Archives: 1973

Daily 70s Ad: Cheech & Chong, ‘ Basketball Jones’ (1973)

“It’s hard to be clean & creative.” “Basketball Jones” from the L.P, Los Cochinos. Did you know George Harrison, Billy Preston and Carol King all appear on this tune? ‘Tis true! Daily 70s Ad #260: Cheech & Chong, ‘ Basketball … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Defranco Family, ‘Heartbeat – It’s A Lovebeat’ (1974)

A very fine Monday, everyone! If you’re looking for something sugary to keep your motor running throughout the afternoon, you’ll want to watch this clip. Here we have the DeFranco Family performing their biggest hit, “Heartbeat – It’s A Lovebeat.” … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: The Rolling Stones ‘Angie’ (1973)

(Click to enlarge) “From their forthcoming album, ‘Goat’s Head Soup’” “Angie” was a #1 hit for the Stones in the US and made it to #5 in the UK. Daily 70s Ad #243: The Rolling Stones ‘Angie’ originally appeared in … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Desert Inn & Country Club, Las Vegas (1973)

(Click to enlarge) “Enjoy the glamour, the glitter, the fun and excitement in one of America’s most luxurious resort hotels.” Nicknamed “The D.I.” Opened in 1950. Owned by Howard Hughes in the 1970s. Shuttered in August, 2000. Daily 70s Ad … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Marvin Gaye ‘Let’s Get It On’ (1973)

(Click to enlarge) “If you have ever loved, this record will move you.” Sitting at no.1 this week, 41 years ago. Daily 70s Ad #236: Marvin Gaye ‘Let’s Get It On’ originally appeared in the September 08, 1973 issue of … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Lee Trevino For Dodge Monaco (1973)

(Click to enlarge) “The big Dodge.” Lee Trevino and the Texas Dodge Boys. Sounds like a good name for a Tex-Mex blues band. Daily 70s Ad #231: Lee Trevino For Dodge Monaco originally appeared in the June, 1973 issue of … Continue reading

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