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Bachman Turner Overdrive - Not Fragile (Epic 2017 #015)

The Epic 2017 Project #015: 170115

Bachman Turner Overdrive – Not Fragile (1974)

This is one of my wife’s albums purchased when it was first released on vinyl back in 1974. 29 more words

Rock

FlinterFile: Aretha Franklin- Look Into Your Heart

In 1976, the movie Sparkle was released. Irene Cara starred in the movie, in which music played an important role. 65 more words

FlinterFiles

Strobes, Shadows, Nightlife

those were crazy times,
you had something to prove,
the world watched, dreaming.

VISUALS

FlinterFile: Cat Stevens- New York Times

Cat Stevens converted to the Islam in 1977 and changed his name with it to Yusuf Islam. The album Back To Earth would be his last album with the name Cat Stevens and the last with Western music for the coming thirty years. 55 more words

FlinterFiles

Why THIS Should Be Your New Favourite Album

by Fried Brown Rice

IT IS 1971 IN THE USA. RICHARD NIXON, DIVISIVE REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT, IS IN OFFICE. SLY STONE, FUNK STAR TURNED BLACK ACTIVIST, RELEASES “There’s A Riot Goin’ On” TO A RATHER BEMUSED AUDIENCE. 813 more words

Album

/Blank Face/ WHOSE ON THE OTHER END? /                

  Wide staring eyes

THE CB IS BROKEN

          Your movements say not a word

I AM FOREVER A SEVENTIES CHILD

                              Open mouth

WHOSE ON THE OTHER END? 58 more words

Poetry

What can I achieve in the 70's?

December 31, 1969

The last day of the year = the last day of the sixties.  An evening to remember = to recall the past = not just the year now being completed, but all of the past years. 251 more words

Family