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Daily 70s Ad: George Harrison And The ‘Big Button’ (1976)

(Click to enlarge) “George Harrison: ‘There’s no doubt in my mind that Mo Ostin pushes the biggest button in the business.’” Harrison’s Dark Horse Records signs a distribution deal with Warner Brothers…and a Big Button. Daily 70s Ad #311: George … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: John Lennon Plastic Ono Band, ‘Shaved Fish’ (1975)

“Collectible Lennon.” Shaved Fish, a collection of John Lennon singles issued as he headed into five years of musical seclusion. Daily 70s Ad #303: John Lennon Plastic Ono Band, ‘Shaved Fish’ originally appeared in the November 15, 1975 issue of … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: ‘Ringo’s Rotogravure’ (1976)

“Featuring the single ‘A Dose Of Rock ‘N’ Roll’.” Ringo’s Rotogravue was released in September of 1976 and failed to set the charts alight. I’ve got a copy. How about you? Daily 70s Ad #297: ‘Ringo’s Rotogravure’ originally appeared in … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Ringo Starr, ‘Photograph’ (1973)

“Apple single 1865″ No. 1 hit, co-written by George Harrison, from the Ringo L.P.. Daily 70s Ad #270: Ringo Starr, ‘Photograph’ originally appeared in the September 29, 1973 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Echo … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Paul & Linda McCartney, ‘Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey’ (1971)

Paul and Linda McCartney’s “Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey” hit #1 on the US “Hot 100″ singles chart in September of 1971. The song (a blending of two songs, really) appears on McCartney’s second solo L.P., RAM. The official video below is … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: John Lennon ‘Rock ‘N’ Roll’ (1975)

(Click ad to enlarge) “You should’a been there…” By the way, those blurry figures in front of Lennon are the other Beatles. Daily 70s Ad #95: John Lennon ‘Rock ‘N’ Roll’ originally appeared in the February 22, 1975 issue of … Continue reading

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