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70s UK Number Ones – July

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
By The GlamGuru

1970 MUNGO JERRY – In The Summertime (all month) 1971 MIDDLE OF THE ROAD – Chirpy, Chirpy, Cheep, Cheep (1st, 2nd and 3rd week) T.REX – Get It On (rest of the month) 1972 SLADE – Take Me Back ‘Ome – (1st week) DONNY OSMOND – Puppy Love (rest of the month) 1973 SLADE... »

The 1980s: A Decade Still Among Us

Thursday, February 6, 2014
By The GlamGuru
The 1980s: A Decade Still Among Us

Take a Chill Pill, the ’80s are here to stay Why does there continue to be a fascination with the 1980s? Just recently, Delta Airlines created an in-flight safety video based on the stubborn decade. Everywhere we turn, we see flashes of those colourful... »

Pop Cover Version LPs

Saturday, June 1, 2013
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... »


Party Sevens

Saturday, June 1, 2013
By The GlamGuru
Party Sevens

Whether you were a 70′s Party Organiser or a 70′s Party Animal, your “do” wasn’t complete without a few Party Sevens or Party Cans. They were giant beer cans... »

Music Centres

Thursday, April 25, 2013
By The GlamGuru
Music Centres

In these days of small, slick hi-fi products in fashionable black, it’s hard to remember the days when teak was “in”. To those of us who survived the late... »

Space Hoppers

Thursday, April 25, 2013
By The GlamGuru
Space Hoppers

As a kid, I never owned a space hopper and I must admit I never harboured a desire for one. It’s only now that this huge rubber satsuma has... »

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