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Old 07-08-2016, 06:46 PM   #1529
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Yello Magick Orchestra Firekracker..
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Following an advertising deal with Fuji Cassette, the group sparked a boom in the popularity of electronic pop music, called "technopop" in Japan, where they had an effect similar to that of the Beatles and Merseybeat in 1960s Britain..A testament to the influence of YMO on fashion is how many middle-aged Japanese businessmen still have the "Techno cut" haircut, modelled after the group.. And apparently, they're very happy with it..By 1980, YMO had become the most popular group in Japan, where they were performing to sold out crowds.. The single "Computer Game" had sold 400,000 copies in the US and reached No. 17 in the UK Charts.. The group also performed "Firecracker" and "Tighten Up" live on the Soul Train TV show December 1980..


Lennon and Yoko Ono in 1980..

December 8 –Born in Waterbury, Connecticut, Anna-Lou Leibovitz is the third of six children of Marilyn Edith (née Heit) and Samuel Leibovitz..She is a third-generation American; her father's parents were Romanian Jews..Her father was a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force, and she took her first pictures when he was stationed in the Philippines during the Vietnam War - John Lennon is shot dead outside his apartment in NYC by Mark David Chapman - "Bravo" network premieres on cable TV\9 -Ryder Hesjedal career started out with him competing as a mountain bike cyclist - Helberg attended middle and high school at the Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California, with Jason Ritter, who later became his roommate at New York University.. He was raised in Judaism - 61°F in Boston at 1 AM/10 -Soyuz T-3 returns to Earth - Marina was born in Arzamas (Nizhny Novgorod Oblast) Russian SFSR, Soviet Union..Orlova is a Russian Internet celebrity who describes herself as a philologist -Violinist Sarah Chang was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised in Voorhees Township, New Jersey– Frederick wins his second Nobel Prize in Chemistry, jointly with Walter , "for their contributions concerning the determination of base sequences in nucleic acids" - USSR performs underground nuclear test\11 –"Magnum P.I." starring Tom Selleck premieres on CBS - CERCLA is enacted by the U.S. Congress - Dirk scores 100 on 1st-class debut, NSW v Victoria/12 - Born in Vienna in 1929, Erich Jantsch studied physics at the University of Vienna, where he obtained his doctorate in astrophysics in 1951..Subsequently he did a post-doctorate study at the Indiana University Bloomington..Club of Rome Memeber ..He had been "alone and lonely, abandoned by friends, misunderstood by colleagues"..His ashes were scattered over the Pacific Ocean - US's copyright law amended to include computer programs\13 -Bosco Wong Chung-chak ??? is a Hong Kong actor under TVB management and singer under East Asia Music - "Perfectly Frank" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 16 perfs - Satoshi Tsumabuki (???? is a Japanese actor..His breakthrough film was Waterboys/ 14 –New Orleans Saints end 14 game losing streak, beat NY Jets 21-20 - "Onward Victoria" opens/closes at Martin Beck NYC for 1 perf -Nancy Lopez/Curtis Strange wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic -Minnesota Vikings pass for 456 yards against Cleveland Browns, winning 28-24 - Four people are murdered at Bob's Big Boy on La Cienega Boulevard in Los Angeles and 4 others are injured by two armed robbers, in what is one of the city's most brutal crimes ever –Anders scores on 6th Islander penalty shot - Thousands of music fans hold a 10-minute vigil in Liverpool for John Lennon - USSR performs nuclear test in the Usual Place..What you think this is the wheel of fortune?..

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lennon
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Magic_Orchestra
http://www.electricsoulshow.com/comp...ra-firecracker
https://forum.davidicke.com/showthre...=74914&page=10We've never lost an American in space, we're sure as hell not gonna lose one on my watch!..So who's in this Pentavirate?..They've got me Olive Oyl and Swee'Pea..Are you boys in the space program too?..that boy's head is like Sputnik; spherical but quite pointy at parts!.. One whole side of the spacecraft is missing..Right up to our heat shield...https://forum.davidicke.com/showpost...&postcount=484
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