Tag Archives: 70s Music

Daily 70s Ad: Neil Sedaka, ‘Bad Blood’ (1975)

“A Smash Single from the forthcoming album ‘The Hungry Years.’” “Bad Blood” hit the #1 spot on the US singles chart and featured Elton John on backing vocals. Daily 70s Ad #253: Neil Sedaka, ‘Bad Blood’ originally appeared in the … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Glen Campbell, ‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ (1975)

Glen Campbell’s “Rhinestone Cowboy,” from the album of the same name, went to the very top of the Billboard “Hot 100″ in September of 1975. The song was written by Larry Weiss and later inspired the 1984 movie, Rhinestone, starring … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Cat Stevens ‘IZITSO’ (1977)

“A&M Records is happy to announce a new album by Cat Stevens.” Stevens’ IZITSO album hit the top 10 of the US charts and contained the top 40 single, “(Remember the Days of the) Old Schoolyard.” Daily 70s Ad #246: … 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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Music For Monday: Mountain, ‘Mississippi Queen’ (Live ’70)

Welcome to Monday! It’s time for some brain-busting music from hard rock heroes, Mountain. Here’s the band performing “Mississippi Queen” live in New York, circa 1970. The clip comes from the rarely-seen movie, The Day The Music Died, which made … 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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