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‘Vintage’ Rock & Roll Advertising Pt. 2

November 18, 2013

Below is a collection of various print advertisements for for a handful of rock & roll (& soul) bands and performers. How many of these, especially the 45s, did you have?

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‘Vintage’ Rock & Roll Record Advertising Pt. 1

November 16, 2013

Below is a collection of various print advertisements for for a handful of early rock & roll (& soul) bands and performers. How many of these, especially the 45s, did you have?

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Marketing Rock Old School Style Pt. 4

September 13, 2013

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Back in the 60’s & 70’s, decades before the internet and instant access to information, a lot of us didn’t know when bands were putting out new albums or singles until we heard them on the radio. Some advanced news would filter in a head of time, minimally, in places like Scene, Creem, Circus, Rolling Stone, Rock Scene, Hit Parader, Trouser Press, etc…

For those of us who bought all the magazines and tabloids (Melody Maker, New Musical Express, Sounds) we’d often get advance word that a new album was being released by the record company advertisements that were placed in the media. They were usually timed to see print just weeks prior to releases so we’d have a heads up on what was coming out.

Here once again are some random samples of various advertisements hyping new album releases from back in the day as seen in various music publications.

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Rock & Roll Eye Candy Pt. 6

June 24, 2013
Last year we posted Rock ‘N Roll Eye Candy Parts One thru Four. We’ve stumbled across a few more in January for Part Five, so… here is Part Six and a few more billboards from ‘back in the day’, the glory years of rock & roll.
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NEW TELEVISION SHOW “UPBEAT DANCER” TO DEBUT

June 21, 2013
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Dakota P. Productions’ new television show “Upbeat Dancer” debut broadcast is scheduled to air Saturday’s 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm in the new fall lineup on Cox Media Group Orlando, Channel WFTV 9 ABC / WRDQ 27.

Viewers will engage in a compelling mix of Rock & Roll, Pop, Dance, Soul, R&B, Neo-Soul, Hip Hop, Reggae, Gospel, Jazz, Old School and New School music content with the hottest artist’s performing live. Special guest appearances from the hottest artists from around the world performing live via satellite and the Legends from the legendary 60’s and 70’s Upbeat Show.

Based on the original nationally syndicated television show “Upbeat” which aired during the 60’s and 70’s. “Upbeat Dancer” promises to keep up the tradition of clean, wholesome, upbeat entertainment for audiences of all ages.

For more information about “Upbeat Dancer” contact Dakota P. Productions office at 407-438-DAKP (3257) or email us at info@dakotapproductions.com

The original UPBEAT TV show.

The original UPBEAT TV show.

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Rock & Roll Celluloid Pt. 1

May 25, 2013

Ever since the first dollar profit was made in rock & roll Hollywood producers have released films based on the rock & roll culture. Below is a random sampling of various rock & roll films that featured well-known performers. Some are great, some are entertaining, some are pure garbage. But that’s rock & roll…..

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‘Vintage’ Ads For Axes, Skins, Gear & More! Pt.2

May 21, 2013

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Back in the 60′s and 70′s I used to read all the advertisements from the guitar, drum, keyboard, hell, even the microphone companies. I’d even order their catalogues, brochures and other propaganda. (Loved it when they stuck in a free poster!). Below are a few random samples of various advertisements from the glory days of rock ‘n roll huckstering musicial gear, often  using rock ‘n roll celebrities. More coming soon.

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