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Daily 70s Ad: Murray Cat Bikes (1977)

(Click to enlarge) “The excitement and fun of owning your own ’77 Murray Cat is something worth telling the world about.” Are you cool enough to go “Trackin’ with the Cats”? Daily 70s Ad #219: Murray Cat Bikes originally appeared … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: ‘The Winner’ Converse Shoes For Sears (1977)

(Click to enlarge) “Converse makes ‘em, but Sears gives ‘em soul.” It’s a “soul” pun. See what they did there? Daily 70s Ad #211: ‘The Winner’ Converse Shoes For Sears originally appeared in the August, 1977 issue of Boy’s Life … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Heart, ‘Crazy On You’ (Live ’77)

Seeing as how it’s been almost six weeks since we last heard from Heart, I think it’s time for another hard rocking hit tune. Here’s Ann and Nancy Wilson and the band performing “Crazy On You” live on The Midnight … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Adidas ‘Back to School’ (1977)

(Click to enlarge) “It’s been a great summer, but now’s the time to gear-up to the new school season, In adidas.” This kid looks like a Brit Rocker from the early 90s. Daily 70s Ad #205: Adidas ‘Back to School’ … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Heart, ‘Barracuda’ (1977)

It’s a hard rockin’ Music for Monday with Heart and “Barracuda.” “Barracuda” was released as a single in January of 1977 and appeared on Heart’s Little Queen L.P. The hard-riffing tune made it to #11 on Billboard’s US “Hot 100.” … Continue reading

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Sunday 70s Spots: Herb Edelman For Midas & Texaco (1977)

“Midas built a business for people who can’t wait.” Today, I’ve got two car-related commercials (from February and November of 1977) starring Herb Edleman. First, a spot for Midas and after that, one for Texaco. 1970s folks will best remember … Continue reading

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