Month: February 2016

Class of 1976 Song of the Week 2/27: Eric Carmen “All By Myself”

Local boy Eric Carmen’s hit “All By Myself” goes all the way back to early 1976 (or even earlier if you count the Rachmaninoff melody that he borrowed). This was also from the “Midnight Special”

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Class of 1976 Song of the Week Feb 20: Roxy Music “Thrill of it All”

Because I listened to WMMS, I was well aware of Roxy Music even in the mid-1970’s. It wasn’t till I ended up in a dorm at CWRU that housed a whole bunch of Cleveland Institute of Art students that I really

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Planning Meeting for 40th Reunion for NRHS Class of 76

We will be having a planning meeting at 2:00 pm on Saturday, February 20th, at the Lone Tree Tavern on Lorain Rd by the turnpike.  The meeting is open to anybody who wants to help plan. The Lone Tree is

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Class of 1976 Song of the Week : Peter Frampton’s Show Me the Way

When he had the long hair. This was from the TV show “Midnight Special”, which ran either on Friday or Saturday nights. (Probably should go to Wikipedia to look it up.)

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Class of 1976 Song of the Week for 2/6

The song of the week comes from the fall of 1975, the beginning of our senior year  

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