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memories of the ’70s – Mississippi Queen by Mountain

Rocking into the new decade after appearing at Woodstock in 1969, the rock band Mountain created a unique sound that was noted for one instrument. Working on their debut album and the first single,which became their best-known: Mississippi Queen. The lead … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – KISS Army

Fan – (noun)  an enthusiastic devotee, follower, or admirer of a sport, pastime, celebrity etc…ie. a baseball fan; a great fan of Charlie Chaplin; origin: 1885–90, Americanism; short for fanatic; synonyms: supporter, enthusiast, partisan, booster, addict.   Music fans are … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Led Zeppelin

My not so secret love of Led Zeppelin causes many people to laugh at me. I guess I don’t exude the classic rock vibe, but growing up in a small town, the music scene is fixated on classic 1970s rock. … Continue reading

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