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70s UK Number Ones – April

Saturday, April 6, 2019
By The GlamGuru

1970 SIMON AND GARFUNKEL – Bridge Over Troubled Water (1st and 2nd week) DANA – All Kinds Of Everything (rest of the month) 1971 T REX – Hot Love (all month) 1972 NILSSON – Without You (1st and 2nd week) ROYAL SCOTS DRAGOON GUARDS – Amazing Grace (rest of month) 1973 GILBERT O’SULLIVAN –... »

70s UK Number Ones – March

Friday, March 1, 2019
By The GlamGuru

1970 LEE MARVIN – Wanderin’ Star (1st, 2nd and 3rd Week) SIMON AND GARFUNKEL – Bridge Over Troubled Water 1971 MUNGO JERRY Baby Jump (1st & 2nd week) T. REX Hot Love (3rd & 4th week) 1972 NILSSON Without you (1st & 2nd week)... »

Pop Cover Version LPs

Friday, December 14, 2018
By The GlamGuru
Pop Cover Version LPs

Although the market of today is awash with compilation albums, the Now That’s What I Call Music 27′s and the Dance Heat – The Second Fire types were in short supply in the early 1970′s. For the 70′s youngster (or the just-generally-tight-with-money person) an... »


Curly Perms

Friday, December 14, 2018
By The GlamGuru
Curly Perms

Oh dear. In 1978, just as hair was getting shorter, punk/new wave fashion had taken over from the baggy trousers with 8 inch waistbands and platform shoes were back... »

Featured Fad – I-Spy Books

Friday, December 14, 2018
By The GlamGuru
Featured Fad – I-Spy Books

They stirred the inquiring mind of the 70′s child, they were educational, they were very cheap…… I Spy books were the first examples of the self help & self... »

Saturday Morning Children’s TV

Friday, December 14, 2018
By The GlamGuru
Saturday Morning Children’s TV

Up until 1976, children’s TV had mainly been restricted to weekdays between 4.0 and 5.45pm. No one seemed to know what to broadcast on Saturday Mornings, apart from the... »

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