Tag Archives: The Beatles

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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Mood Music: Ringo Starr, ‘Drowning In The Sea Of Love’ (1977)

Ringo Starr released “Drowning in the Sea of Love” in October of 1977 and it failed to set the charts alight. The L.P. carrying the single, Ringo the 4th, was also unsuccessful. This may not be the best song you … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Badfinger, ‘No Matter What’ (1970)

“Knock down the old grey wall. Be a part of it all…” A very good Monday and last day of September to you. Here’s a rare Apple Records promotional video for Badfinger and their “No Matter What” single. “No Matter … Continue reading

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Music for Monday: George Harrison, ‘Crackerbox Palace’ (1976)

George Harrison’s “Crackerbox Palace” first appeared on the musician’s November, 1976 L.P., Thirty Three & 1/3. The whimsical tune was released as a single in the US in January ’77, where it reached a high of #19 on the Billboard … Continue reading

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