Tag Archives: 70s

It’s a miracle

My friend Jess’ birthday is coming up soon which means there will inevitably be karaoke, probably at AJs in Des Moines. I’ve written lots of posts about karaoke and how I really took to it despite the fact that it flies … Continue reading

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Make your dreams come true

A friend of ours was recently in Milwaukee and posted this to his Facebook page. For people of a certain age (my age), that picture brings to mind only one thing – the madcap adventures of Laverne & Shirley. For … Continue reading

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Amie / Pure Prairie League

Whenever I hear the song “Amie” I think of Washington, Iowa. I always heard this little slice of 70s country-rock when I worked at the hospital there. You see, the only radio station we could get was the local station, … Continue reading

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You know how to love me

Yesterday morning I posted as my Facebook status “Disco flute fixes everything.” The reason that I posted that is because recently, I’ve been utterly obsessed with what I think is one of the most underappreciated songs of the disco era … Continue reading

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“Ain’t No Way To Treat A Lady” vs. “No Way To Treat A Lady”

Yesterday I was updating my iPod smart playlist “Dan’s Favorites.”  It was time for an overhaul because while most of the songs on that playlist really do qualify as my favorites, I found I was skipping a lot of them … Continue reading

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“Angel” vs. “Angel” vs. “Angel”

My “Real Love” post went over fairly well and while I’m not a fan of features, I thought I’d do another “vs.” post, pitting songs of the same title against each other.  Who knows, maybe I’ll make it a recurring … Continue reading

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