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Music For Monday: Betty Wright, ‘Tonight Is The Night’ (1974)

Here’s the fantastic and underappreciated, Betty Wright performing “Tonight Is The Night” on Soul Train. The clip originally aired in 1974, possibly ’75 and the tune first appeared on Wright’s Danger – High Voltage L.P. Now, get into it. Betty … Continue reading

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70s Spots: Sam The Butcher For Liquid-Plumr (1973 & ’74)

“Liquid-Plumr has two fast-acting ingredients; one for grease, one for hair.” It’s been ages since we’ve enjoyed a few 70s Spots. Let me rectify! Here’s two commercials produced in 1973 for Liquid-Plumr. Both star Allan Melvin, best known to 70s … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Billy Paul, ‘Thanks For Saving My Life’ (1974)

“Thanks for saving my life. For picking me up, dusting me off.” It’s Monday, let the music commence! Here’s Billy Paul (best known for “Me And Mrs. Jones”) singing “Thanks For Saving My Life” in what appears to be a … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Carly Simon, ‘Hotcakes’ (1974)

“Carly’s new album is available now at record stores everywhere.” Carly Simon’s Hotcakes L.P. featured the hits; “Mockingbird” and “Haven’t Got Time For The Pain.” Daily 70s Ad #364: Carly Simon, ‘Hotcakes’ originally appeared in the February 04, 1974 issue … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: LA-Z-BOY Reclining Chairs (1974)

“A beautiful way to relax.” Pure class. Daily 70s Ad #362: LA-Z-BOY Reclining Chairs originally appeared in the December, 1974 issue of Ebony magazine. (Source: Ebony) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Monogram WWII Classic Model Kits (1975)

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Daily 70s Ad: ’75 Ford Elite Thunderbird (1974)

“Built for the way you drive today.” You could fit a couple of MINI Coopers in there. Daily 70s Ad #360: ’75 Ford Elite Thunderbird originally appeared in the December, 1974 issue of Ebony magazine. (Source: Ebony) Previously on Daily … Continue reading

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