“Rocket Man”, gnomes and kids on Mars

As I wrote about in a recent post, the music of 1972 seems to be appearing with regularity in my life lately. I was at my local health food store last week and Elton John’s “Rocket Man” (from his 1972 Honkey Chateau album) was playing on the in-store sound system.  As I walked through the…

Feeling 1972

“She was feeling 1972 / Grooving to a Carole King tune…” Back in 2003, Josh Rouse did a whole album aiming to evoke the spirit of 1972.  And why not? It was an interesting year, musically speaking.  I recently noticed that I’ve purchased a lot of music produced in 1972 in the last few months….