Tag Archives: 1970s

memories of the ’70s – The Spy Who Loved Me

In 1977, James Bond came back to the screen with Roger Moore in the memorable The Spy Who Loved Me. This was Moore’s third time as the British spy, and although based on the Ian Fleming book of the same … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Can’t Get Enough of Your Love Babe by Barry White

A hit maker from the beginning,¬† Barry White scored another top of the charts with the lead single from his third album Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe. Releasing his third album Can’t Get Enough, White wrote, recorded and … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – How Long (betcha got a chick on the side) by The Pointer Sisters

This girl group stepped out into the funk with the first single from their 1975 album How Long (betcha got a chick on the side) by The Pointer Sisters. Steppin¬†was The Pointer Sisters third album, released by ABC/Blue Thumb Records. … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – September by Earth Wind and Fire

The beginning of September is always a good time to remember the song September by Earth Wind & Fire. Previously unreleased, although played live at many concerts, September was finally included in the band’s first best of compilation The Best … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme

Drivers in the mid 1970s made this brand their favourite car for 1975: the Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme. Faced with concerns over gas prices due to the energy crisis in previous years, car buyers in the US focused on the Oldsmobile … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Summer Jam at Watkins Glen

In the summer of 1973, the concert everyone wanted to attend was the Summer Jam at Watkins Glen in upstate New York. Produced by Sherry Finkel and Jim Koplik, the duo had been inspired by a Grateful Dead concert they … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Will It Go Round in Circles? by Billy Preston

In 1973, the early sounds of disco came to the top of the pop charts with Will It Go Round in Circles by Billy Preston. Starting his career as a keyboard player in the 1960s for well-known performers such as … Continue reading

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