Slade - Thanks for the memories - Slade on UK TV 1975. The single reached no.7 in the charts - Slade are a British rock band from Wolverhampton/Walsall. They rose to prominence during the glam rock era of the early 1970s with 17 consecutive top 20 hits and six number ones. The British Hit Singles & Albums names them as the most successful British group of the 1970s based on sales of singles. Genres: Hard rock, glam rock
"American Woman" is a song by Canadian rock band 'The Guess Who', first released in January 1970 on the album of the same name and later as a single, which reached no.1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song's origins took the form of a live jam at a curling rink concert. The subsequent studio recording features the original almost completely unchanged; only a few lines were added.
Amboy Dukes, The Journey to the Center of the Mind -- The Amboy Dukes were an American hard rock, acid rock, psychedelic rock, heavy metal rock band of the late 1960s and early 1970s from Detroit, Michigan, best remembered for their hit single "Journey to the Center of the Mind", and for launching the career of Ted Nugent.
Alabama Shakes - Hold On (Official Video) \\ I love this song. For a new band, they play with so much soul! A great mix of Southern rock & blues. What I'd imagine The Black Keys would sound had they grown up around Memphis.
Steppenwolf - Magic Carpet Ride - a N. American rock group that was prominent in the late 1960s - formed in '68 in LA - sold more than 25M records worldwide releasing 8 gold albums and 12 Billboard Hot 100 singles of which 6 were Top 40 hits, including 3 Top 10 successes: "Born to Be Wild", "Magic Carpet Ride", and "Rock Me" - success from 1968 to 1974, but clashing personalities led to the end of the core lineup w/ frontman John Kay the only original member left today
Dream A Little Dream Of Me - The Mamas & The Papas - The Mamas and the Papas were an American folk rock vocal group from 1965 to 1968, reuniting briefly in 1971. Released 5 studio albums and 17 singles, six made the top 10. Group members: John Phillips, Canadian Denny Doherty, Cass Elliot, and Michelle Phillips. Their sound was based on four-part vocal harmonies arranged by songwriter and leader, John Phillips, an innovator who adapted folk to the new beat style of the early sixties.
The Guess Who - American Woman 1970 - The Canadian quartet was already on a hot streak when this song was released in 1970; and American Woman was their fourth major hit in just over a year (the first three were These Eyes, Laughing and No Time).
William Frederick "Billy" Gibbons is an American musician, actor and car customizer, best known as the guitarist of the Texas blues-rock band ZZ Top. He is also the lead singer and composer for many of the band's songs.
"The Load-Out" is a song co-written and performed live by Jackson Browne from his 1977 album 'Running on Empty'. It is a tribute to his roadies and fans. The song was recorded live. Many radio stations played "The Load-Out" and "Stay" together as a medley, and, although it wasn't released as a single to the public initially, but both showed a peak at no.20.