Tag Archives: Chicago

An embellishment

of an alley in Chicago:

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Sticker array

Street art via stickers in Chicago:

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memories of the ’70s – If You Leave Me Now by Chicago

A ballad by Chicago became the band’s first number one hit on Billboard: If You Leave Me Now. The tenth album by the band, Chicago X was created after a break from the previous album. Recorded in the spring of … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – If You Leave Me Now by Chicago

The mid 1970s Billboard charts reflected a wide range of music styles, including the soft rock, easy listening, ballad by Chicago: If You Leave Me Now. Written by the band’s bass guitar player Peter Cetera, he also recorded the ballad, … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Chicago

Inspired by a play of the 1920s based on crime reporting, in 1975 the musical play Chicago debuted on Broadway in New York City. Created by John Kander, Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, the musical play is a satire on … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Soul Train

Giving voice to the increasing popularity of soul, R&B, and disco, a local Chicago show was soon a national obsession – Soul Train. Born out of a radio promotion by then news reader / disc jockey Don Cornelius, The Soul … Continue reading

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