Rare Earth

Rock Flashback: 1974’s California Jam Ushered In The Modern Festival Era

If you had picked up a newspaper on the morning of Monday, April 8, 1974, you would have read about the latest developments in the ever-growing web of scandals around President Richard Nixon, which would […]

04/06/2011

The Top Ten — THIS WEEK in 1970

It’s early October, 1970.  On the 4th, Janis Joplin died in Los Angeles; also on the 4th, National Educational Television ended operations, to be succeeded on October 5th by PBS as they began broadcasting.  In […]

10/02/2010

The Top Ten This Week — 1970

A famous “Family Group” is in the top spot this week; their 3rd #1 hit in a row!

06/29/2010