All posts tagged "70s"
Supertramp Breakfast in America Backstory.
In the late 1970s, the British rock band Supertramp was at a turning point. They had achieved some success with their previous albums, but they were still unknown outside of the UK. Frontman, Roger Hodgson, came up...
- Posted March 31, 2023
Backstory Peter Frampton: Frampton Comes Alive!
Peter Frampton: Frampton Comes Alive! Number #1 April,1976 In 1976 two important cultural events happened in America: the country celebrated its bicentenary and Frampton Comes Alive! was released. The album captured the era of stadium rock and...
- Posted April 11, 2017
Movies W/ Music: The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper
#Sgt.Pepper With all the choices in the world to watch on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu we watched Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band to celebrate Valentine’s Day. It’s a big-budget, movie musical released in 1978 starring Peter...
- Posted February 13, 2017
RIP Mary Tyler Moore: 1st Feminist
Since the invention of television, American sitcoms typically depicted a traditional family as a mother, father, and children. However, The Mary Tyler Moore Show broke away from that trend of the traditional woman that was so popular...
- Posted January 25, 2017
Leon Russell, HeadLines The Great Big Gig In The Sky
Leon Russell was an artist my mom played a lot when I was a kid. I paid attention and perked my ears up because a Leon Russell song could make her cry. Today, “A Song for you” is...
- Posted November 13, 2016