Tag Archives: 1976

Daily 70s Spot #389, 390: Tom T. Hall For Chevy (1975)

“Your money’s worth, mile after mile.” Here we have two country music-flavored commercials for Chevrolet. First, we find singer-songwriter, Tom T. Hall showing off the upcoming 1976 El Camino. After that, another country singer (who I can’t place and isn’t … Continue reading

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(Holiday Repeat) Sing-A-Long: ‘Rudolph’s Shiny New Year’ – ‘Have A Happy New Year’ (1976)

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you have a wonderful 2016. Enjoy a Rankin/Bass holiday tradition/repeat from previous years. On behalf of myself and Bionic Disco, here’s wishing you a joyous and wonderful new year! Let’s celebrate with belting out … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Schwinn BMX! (1976)

“Everything for BMX!” I think they may have taken a shot from a few year’s earlier and added in a ’76 bike here. Schwinn BMX! originally appeared in the June 1976 issue of Boy’s Life magazine. (Source: Boy’s Life) Previously … Continue reading

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Holiday Repeat: ‘The Paul Lynde Halloween Special’ (1976)

As is now traditional: Happy Halloween, Bionic pals! It’s time for a tasty holiday repeat. Enjoy heartily! On October 29, 1976 a comedic monster known as The Paul Lynde Halloween Special ate up television screens across America. Here now, in … Continue reading

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Rad Ads: Quaker Oatmeal Cookie Mix (1976)

“All you do is add water and bake.” Mr. Oatmeal? Quaker Oatmeal Cookie Mix originally appeared in the October 1976 issue of Ebony magazine. (Source: Ebony) Previously on Rad Ads: Burger King ‘Double Beef’ (1976)

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Rad Ads: Burger King ‘Double Beef’ (1976)

“Go Double Beef at Burger King. It’s the only way.” Haven’t had a burger in 30 years, but I still think this is a great 70s ad. Love the oval shape, swirly lettering, bright blue color and the kid looking … Continue reading

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