SISTER GOLDEN HAIR – AMERICA – 1975

NEWS
•    Watergate was still headline news.
•    President Ford escapes 2 assassination attempts!
•    The Edmund Fitzgerald would slip beneath the waves of Lake Superior

FADS and ENTERTAINMENT

•    MOVIE: “Jaws” “Rocky Horror Picture Show” “Dog Day Afternoon” & “One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest”.
•    TV: “Saturday Night Live” “Barney Miller” & “Welcome Back Kotter”.
•    The “Betamax” would change the way we watched TV.
•    Microsoft is founded.
•    Mohammad Ali whupped Joe Frazier in the Thrilla in Manila.
•    Atari’s home version of “Pong” was the hot video game.

DEAD
•    Rod Serling
•    Larry & Moe of the 3 Stooges

#1@1
•    From their fifth album Hearts.
•    The song features a memorable guitar riff admittedly inspired by George Harrison’s “My Sweet Lord”.
•    They were able to secure the services of George Martin, and Geoff Emerick [Beatles Recording Engineer 1966-1970] who played a major role in shaping the sound of the Beatles.
•    The title was initially inspired by the mothers of all three members of the group, all of whom were golden-haired blondes.
•    Here’s America with Sister Golden Hair your #1 @ 1 from June 1975.


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