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1973 OPEC Oil Embargo

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:00

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The OPEC Oil Embargo was responsible for not only bringing our cars to a halt, but its impact was even felt throughout the music industry. This episode explores the ramifications of the oil cartel's decision to restrict oil production and how things went south so quickly and deeply for music. Read the full description.

Rs_logo_small The OPEC Oil Embargo was responsible for not only bringing our cars to a halt, but its impact was even felt throughout the music industry. This episode explores the ramifications of the oil cartel's decision to restrict oil production and how things went south so quickly and deeply for music.

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Piece Description

The OPEC Oil Embargo was responsible for not only bringing our cars to a halt, but its impact was even felt throughout the music industry. This episode explores the ramifications of the oil cartel's decision to restrict oil production and how things went south so quickly and deeply for music.

Timing and Cues

Floating, 20 and 40 min.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Stay with Me Faces Coast to Coast: Overture and Beginners. Mercury 1974 04:50
Help Me Joni Mitchell Court and Spark . Rhino 1974 03:22
Help Me Joni Mitchell Court and Spark . Rhino 1974 03:22
Quadrophenia The Who Quadrophenia . MCA 1973 06:13
Kissin' Time Kiss Kiss. Mercury 1974 03:54
Footstompin' Music Grand Funk Railroad Caught in the Act . Capitol 1975 04:07
Get Together The Youngbloods This Is the Youngbloods . Wounded Bird 1972 04:38
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway Genesis The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway . Atco 1974 04:55

Additional Credits

Beth West

Related Website

http://kslu.org/rock_school/index.php