Tag Archives: The Beatles

Daily 70s Ad: George Harrison, ‘Ding Dong; Ding Dong’ (1975)

“Ring out the old, ring in the new.” 40 years ago, George Harrison sang us into a new year. Daily 70s Ad #355: George Harrison, ‘Ding Dong; Ding Dong’ originally appeared in the January 04, 1975 issue of Billboard magazine. … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: John & Yoko, ‘Happy Xmas (War Is Over)’ (1971)

“Happy Xmas (war is over), Love, John & Yoko.” That would be John Lennon and Yoko Ono, but you knew that already. “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” didn’t stir up much chart success in the US after its original December … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Wings At Budokan, Tokyo (1975)

Paul McCartney would make a long, lonely visit to Japan a few years later. Daily 70s Ad #319: Wings At Budokan, Tokyo originally appeared in the November 15, 1975 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: … Continue reading

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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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