Gillian V. McDermott in UK - the 1970's

from 1970s Teenager: From Bell-Bottoms to Disco Dancing, pages 35-36:

Of course all teenagers feel that the music they enjoy is a lot better than middle-aged adults can possibly realise. I am sure that that was the case in the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s. There was something about the stuff that was being produced from 1970s onwards which marked it out. Sure, there were trashy singles that everybody went mad over and nobody today has ever heard. But there was also a lot of music which has lasted and is still well known over forty years later. The music from that time is still heard all the time and, what is really interesting, it is still enjoyed by teenagers …   more >>
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Simon Webb, 1970s Teenager: From Bell-Bottoms to Disco Dancing (Stroud, 2013), p. 35-36. accessed: 22 July, 2024

location of experience: UK


Listening to

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Disastodrome performed by David Bowie
Disastodrome performed by Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1970's

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:37:10 +0100