70's Music Revisited

Remembering the Music of the 1970's

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Month: April, 2009

Elvis Presley – Polk Salad Annie

April 15, 2009 | 1970, Album Cuts, Elvis Presley, Male

In 1969 Tony Joe White released his song Polk Salad Annie. After nearly a year sitting in limbo, the single was released but not selling, it finally caught on and ended up reaching Number 8 on the charts. Elvis Presley soon afterward added it as one of the songs for his live performances remaining as […]

Hair

April 12, 2009 | Commentary

The musical Hair is without a doubt a musical of the 1960s. The musical is one of the first that could be considered a Rock Musical. The book and lyrics are by James Rado and Gerome Ragni with music by Galt MacDermot. One thing for sure this musical did help usher in the 1970s. Four […]