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Gorgon Lightfoot..."Sundown"

“Sundown” is a song by Canadian folk artist Gordon Lightfoot, released as a single in March 1974. Sundown reached number one on the U.S. … 43 more words

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Paul Revere And The Raiders..."Cherokee Nation"

Paul Revere & the Raiders was an American rock band that saw considerable U.S. mainstream success in the second half of the 1960s and early 1970s. 70 more words

Classic Rock-n-roll

Five decades of Rick Springfield

Due to the unprecedented exposure of the last post – about 400 views in 48 hours (yes, I was surprised, too) – I thought I’d take the opportunity to launch the Rick Springfield is Not a One-Hit Wonder campaign. 475 more words

Rick Springfield

Revealing Behind-the-Scenes Photos from Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining'

It’s hard to believe that a horror cinema masterpiece like Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining opened to mixed reviews, with outlets like Variety calling out Jack Nicholson’s “jumpy” performance for “ all that was so terrifying about Stephen King’s bestseller.” The 1980 film was also nominated for two Razzies — for worst director and worst actress, awarded to the unfairly maligned Shelley Duvall. 301 more words

Film

The Lost All-NBA 3rd Teams: 1969-70 Season

Ed. Note: Prior to the 1988-89 season, the NBA only had All-NBA 1st and All-NBA 2nd Teams. To fill in that historical award gap, the crack Pro Hoops History committee of one has gone back and created the Lost All-NBA 3rd Teams. 404 more words

1970s