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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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Daily 70s Ad: ‘Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert’ 2nd Anniversary Show (1975)

(Click ad to enlarge) “The Rolling Stones, Jim Croce, Black Oak Arkansas…” Remember when Black Oak Arkansas were huge? Daily 70s Ad #74: ‘Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert’ 2nd Anniversary Show originally appeared in the March 24, 1975 issue of New … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: The Rolling Stones, ‘Tumbling Dice’ (Live ’72)

The Rolling Stones’ “Tumbling Dice” was the lead-off single for the L.P., Exile on Main St., hitting radio and record shops in April of 1972. The bluesy tune is somehow both lazy and rollicking at the same time and hit … Continue reading

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Music for Monday: Bill Wyman, ‘White Lightnin” (1974)

About a million years ago I posted a video of ex-Rolling Stone, Bill Wyman performing “I Wanna Get Me a Gun” from his solo L.P., Monkey Grip. The time has come, once again, for another taste of that overlooked album. … Continue reading

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Music for Monday: The Rolling Stones, ‘It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll’ (live ’75)

It would be foolish of me to play an April joke on you – so here’s a most excellent performance for your Monday. The Rolling Stones (along with Billy Preston) performing “It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll” at the L.A. Forum … Continue reading

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70s stories in the news: Willy Wonka auction, rare ’72 Stones pix

Two 70s-related stories have recently been in the news and I’d like to draw your easily-distracted attention toward them. Willy Wonka Auction First up, comes the news that Profiles in History are holding a Willy Wonka auction in July and … Continue reading

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