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Trailer Tuesday: ‘Hair’ (1979)

The movie version of the popular stage musical Hair arrived about 10 years too late. Nevertheless, it’s a fun spectacle to watch and sing-a-long with. The 1979 film was directed by Miloš Forman and stars; Treat Williams, John Savage and … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Pink Lady, ‘Kiss In The Dark’ (1979)

To go along with today’s Daily 70s Ad we have a video of Pink Lady performing “Kiss in the Dark” in 1979. You may remember the name Pink Lady. You may remember their short-lived TV series. But do you remember … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Pink Lady ‘Kiss In The Dark’ L.P. (1979)

“First Japan gave us superb cars, radios, stereos, cameras, watches & sake. Now, Japan has given us… Pink Lady. It’s the finest gift of all.” Who’s celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Kiss in the Dark single and L.P. with … Continue reading

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Sunday 70s Spots: Quaker Oats & Pillsbury Swirl Cake (1979)

“You’re feasting your eyes on the 6-meal cake.” Sticking with our food theme today, we have two spots that aired in September of 1979. Firstly, a commercial for hot and healthy Quaker Oats cereal. Following that, we put aside the … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: ‘The Muppet Movie’ Soundtrack (1979)

(Click to enlarge) “Frankly, Miss Piggy, I don’t give a hoot!” Making a “Rainbow Connection.” Daily 70s Ad #183: The Muppet Movie Soundtrack originally appeared in the July 14, 1979 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Daily 70s … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: The Dry Look (1979)

(Click to enlarge) “Get The Dry Look…and don’t be a stiff.” Nope. He doesn’t look like a stiff. Not at all. Daily 70s Ad #180: The Dry Look originally appeared in the July, 1979 issue of Popular Mechanics magazine. (Source: … Continue reading

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