Monday, December 29, 2014

40 Year Itch : My 40 Fave Singles of 1974

David Bowie Rebel Rebel
Gil Scott Heron and Brian Jackson The Bottle
George McRae Rock Your Baby

Steely Dan Rikki Don't Lose That Number
Rufus Tell Me Something Good
Stevie Wright Evie

William DeVaughan Be Thankful For What You've Got
Big Star September Gurls
Patti Smith Hey Joe ( Version)
Sparks This Town Ain't Big Enough for the Both of Us
Queen Killer Queen

Abba Waterloo
Carl Carlton Everlasting Love
Pilot Just a Smile
Hues Corporation Rock the Boat

Linda Ronstadt You're No Good
Blue Oyster Cult Career of Evil
Brinsley Schwarz What's So Funny 'Bout Peace Love and Understanding
Paul McCartney and Wings Junior's Farm

10cc Wall Street Shuffle
Brian Eno 7 Deadly Finns
John Lennon #9 Dream
Redbone Come and Get Your Love
Sugarloaf Don't Call Us, We'll Call You

Electric Light Orchestra Can't Get It Out of My Head
The Raspberries Overnight Sensation ( #1 Hit Record)
Be Bop Deluxe Jet Silver and the Dolls of Venus
The Stylistics You Make Me Feel Brand New
Blue Magic Sideshow

Robert Wyatt I'm a Believer
The Jacksons  Dancing Machine
Flamin Groovies You Tore Me Down
Robert Palmer Sneakin Sally Through the Alley

Bobby Womack Lookin' for a Love
Roxy Music The Thrill of It All
Lynyrd Skynyrd Sweet Home Alabama
Billy Swan I Can Help
Average White Band Pick Up the Pieces


  1. You could market that tracklist as Now That's What I Call Music and I for one would buy it!
    Looking forward to 1975 and a happy 2015 to you

  2. Happy New Year to you too! Thanks for your great comments and your great blog as well