T10FB Redux: August 9, 1975 – WLS Chicago


Originally written July 31, 2013.

Good Friday evening once again, and welcome to Top 10 Flashback, where we look back at the most popular songs on this date in a bygone year using local radio station music surveys.  This little thing is actually beginning to develop a following, and I thank all of you for your kind words.

This week we will warp back to 1975, when the only president to have gotten into office without a single vote decided it was time to whip inflation now.  “Saturday Night Live” debuted on NBC, and the best-selling car in America was the Oldsmobile Cutlass. Continue reading

Top 10 Flashback: January 19, 1974 – WCFL Chicago


Originally written January 17, 2014.

All right, it’s Friday night!  You could go out to your favorite nightclub, enjoy several cocktails, meet two hot women with large breasts and no morals, spirit them away to a hotel room where you do coke together and proceed to perform every deviant sex act that comes to mind on each other, after which you all collapse into a sweaty, stinky heap, feeling fully satisfied.  You wake up hours later and find the ladies are gone, along with your wallet, keys, and clothes.  You could do that, or you could just stay home and chill with a Top 10 flashback!  I think we all know what your choice will be… Continue reading