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Best Father’s Day Songs – Music Videos To Celebrate Dad

Songs about dads are a mixed bag – some are tear tearjerkers, others just make dad seem like a bit of a jerk. But dad’s aren’t perfect right? So here’s to the celebration of  dads […]

06/11/2013

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Your Guide To The Classic Christmas Albums of 2012

Not interested in any of this year’s holiday releases? We assess some of the classics that are being re-released just in time for Christmas.

12/07/2012

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Top Ten Songs This Week In 1976

It’s hard to believe, but here’s how much things cost in 1976, our country’s BICENTENNIAL YEAR….

08/01/2012

One-Hit Wonders: Iconic ’70s Hit “Popcorn” By Hot Butter

Listed as one of the Top-10 One-Hit Wonders of 1972, the song “Popcorn” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Hot Butter[/lastfm] deserves about one listen every 24 months. Now is the time.

07/19/2011

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The Top Ten Songs This Week In 1974

This is the summer that saw the Universal Product Code (bar code) scanned for the FIRST time to sell a package of Wrigley’s chewing gum at the Marsh Market in Troy, Ohio!

07/09/2011

TOP TEN of the WEEK — 1969

  It’s late November-early December, 1969.  On November 25th, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] returned his MBE (Member of the British Empire) medal to protest his native country’s involvement in the Viet Nam war. The first draft […]

11/26/2010

The Top Ten THIS WEEK — 1975

Maybe you were there…with [lastfm]Joe Walsh[/lastfm] as the opening act, [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] put on two standing room only concerts this week in 1975 at Dodger Stadium.  On Saturday and Sunday, October 25 and 26th, the […]

10/23/2010

Today In Music History: September 27th

In 1964, [lastfm]The Beach Boys[/lastfm] performed “I Get Around” and “Wendy” on their debut on The Ed Sullivan Show.  Three years later, [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm] recorded parts of John Lennon’s  “I Am The Walrus” and Paul […]

09/27/2010

The Top Ten This Week — 1971

The [lastfm]Bee Gees[/lastfm] made TWO big comebacks on the national charts.  After their first hit, “New York Mining Disaster, 1941″ in 1967, they faded off the Top 20 in 1969 and 1970.

08/07/2010

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