Thursday, 21 September 2017

1960, Carspotting: Parking CERN, Meyrin, Geneva, Switzerland

Left to right
On the road
Unidentified dark coloured car, Simca Aronde P60, Renault 4CV, unidentified light coloured car probably Panhard, Renault 4CV, unidentified dark coloured car.

Parked on the left
The first four cars are unidentifiable, Simca 90A Aronde, unidentified car probably Renault, Renault Dauphine, Peugeot 203, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle), Citroën 2CV, Renault 4CV, Renault 4CV, Renault Dauphine, Renault 4CV, Fiat 1100, Simca Aronde P60, Citroën 2CV, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle), Citroën Traction Avant, unidentified dark coloured car, unidentified light coloured car probably Simca, Peugeot 203, unidentified car probably Ford Taunus 12M or 15M, Peugeot 403, Fiat 600, Volkswagen 1100 (Type 1, Beetle), Renault Dauphine, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle).

Parked on the right
Panhard Dyna Z, Peugeot 203, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle), Panhard Dyna Z, Peugeot 403, Citroën 2CV, Renault 4CV, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle), Renault 4CV, Citroën 2CV, Renault Dauphine, Renault 4CV, Fiat 600, Citroën Traction Avant, Peugeot 203, Citroën 2CV, Citroën 2CV, Peugeot 203, unidentified dark coloured car, unidentified light coloured car, Ford Consul Mk I (EOTA), unidentified car, Citroën 2CV, Renault 4CV, unidentified car, Renault 4CV, unidentified car, Simca Vedette, unidentified car, Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle), unidentified car, Peugeot 403.

Parked at the back
Renault Dauphine and Volkswagen 1200 (Type 1, Beetle).

Saturday, 9 September 2017

1977, Designs: cars, furniture, electronics, clothes

Jaguar Ascot concept
Design by Stile Bertone, Turin, Italy, 1977.
Built by Carrozzeria Bertone, Turin, Italy 1977.
Unveiled at the Turin Motor Show, 1977.
Based on the Jaguar XJ-S.
Jaguar Ascot by Bertone (front)
Jaguar Ascot by Bertone (front)
Jaguar Ascot by Bertone (side)
Jaguar Ascot by Bertone (interior)
Jaguar Ascot by Bertone (back)
Toyota F110 concept
Design by unknown / Toyota
Built by Toyota, Japan.
Unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show, Harumi 28 October – 7 November 1977.
Toyota F110 (front)
Toyota F110 (interior)
Toyota F110 at the Tokyo Motor Show
Danish Coupe Sofa
Design by Børge Mogensen for Fredericia Stolefabrik, Fredericia, Denmark 1977.
Danish Coupe Sofa
Hewlett-Packard HP-01
Designed and built by Hewlett-Packard, California, USA, 1977.
Digital wristwatch with calculator, alarm clock, stopwatch, timer and a 200-year calendar.
Hewlett-Packard HP-01
Hewlett-Packard HP-01
Casio MQ-1 (Micro Quartz)
Designed and built by Casio, Tokio, Japan, 1977.
Digital necklace calculator with date/time/alarm clock functions
Casio MQ-1
Casio MQ-1
Casio MQ-1 advert (Japan)
Table lamp Atollo
Design by Vico Magistretti for Oluce, Milan, Italy, 1977.
Table lamp Atollo
British Leyland adverts 1977
Triumph Spitfire (Germany)
Leyland Mini (with Twiggy) (UK)
MG B (USA)
Rover 3500 (SD1) (UK)
Fashion 1977
Kays catalogue (UK)
JC Penney catalogue (USA)

Sunday, 27 August 2017

1976, Music: Belgian Single Charts 11/09/1976 (BRT, Radio 2 Top 30)

N° 30

Mariska Veres with "Lovin' You"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Alan Lindgren, C. Nav, Mariska Veres, Jacques Zwart, G. Westen
- Highest Position: N° 13
- Weeks in the charts: 4

 

N° 29

Peter West with "Bye bye Fräulein"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Fernando Arbex, Verbist
- Highest Position: N° 20
- Weeks in the charts: 4
- No Video Clip available




N° 28

Bee Gees with "You Should Be Dancing"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb
- Highest Position: N° 20
- Weeks in the charts: 5

 

N° 27

Corry with "Ik krijg een heel apart gevoel van binnen"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Ad Kraamer, Josephus A. Van der Velden
- Highest Position: N° 6
- Weeks in the charts: 12

N° 26

Queen with "You're My Best Friend"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: John Deacon
- Highest Position: N° 23
- Weeks in the charts: 4



N° 25

Eddie Howell with "Man From Manhattan"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Eddie Howell
- Highest Position: N° 22
- Weeks in the charts: 3

N° 24

Henry Gross with "Shannon"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Henry Gross
- Highest Position: N° 24
- Weeks in the charts: 3



N° 23

Status Quo with "Mystery Song"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Robert Young, Richard Parfitt
- Highest Position: N° 21
- Weeks in the charts: 4



N° 22

Billy Joel with "James"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Billy Joel
- Highest Position: N° 22
- Weeks in the charts: 2



N° 21

Johnny Wakelin with "In Zaire"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Keith Rossiter, Steve Elson
- Highest Position: N° 2
- Weeks in the charts: 13



N° 20

Pussycat with "Smile"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Werner Theunissen
- Highest Position: N° 3
- Weeks in the charts: 12



N° 19

Sonny (Worthing) with "La belle France"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: J. Kennett, N. Winner
- Highest Position: N° 16
- Weeks in the charts: 5



N° 18

Peter Frampton with "Show Me The Way (Live)"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Peter Frampton
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 13
N° 17

Lia Velasco with "5.0.5. P.M. (Another Fridaynight)"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Elmer Veerhoff, Aart Mol, Erwin van Prehn, Geertjan Hessing, Leo Flint, Cees Bergman
- Highest Position: N° 6
- Weeks in the charts: 8

N° 16

Afric Simone with "Playa Blanca"
- Country: Mozambique
- Music/Lyrics: Afric Simone, Stan Regal
- Highest Position: N° 16
- Weeks in the charts: 6



N° 15

The Real Thing with "You To Me Are Everything"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Ken Gold, Mickey Denne
- Highest Position: N° 8
- Weeks in the charts: 9


N° 14

Long Tall Ernie & The Shakers with "Allright (Makin' Love In The Middle Of The Night)"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Arnie Treffers, Tony Britnell
- Highest Position: N° 14
- Weeks in the charts: 6
N° 13

Air Bubble with "Racing Car"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Erbee, B. Oldy
- Highest Position: N° 13
- Weeks in the charts: 5



N° 12

Bonnie St. Claire with "Dokter Bernhard"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Peter Koelewijn, Peter Yellowstone, Roberto Danova
- Highest Position: N° 11
- Weeks in the charts: 8


N° 11

Jeane Manson with "Avant de nous dire adieu"
- Country: USA/France
- Music/Lyrics: Michel Mallory, Jean Renard
- Highest Position: N° 9
- Weeks in the charts: 13

N° 10

Will Tura with "Denk je nog wel eens aan mij"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Will Tura, Nelly Byl
- Highest Position: N° 9
- Weeks in the charts: 15

N° 9

Vicky Leandros with "Tango d'amor"
- Country: Greece/Germany
- Music/Lyrics: Klaus Munro, Leo Leandros
- Highest Position: N° 4
- Weeks in the charts: 10



N° 8

Full House with "Standing On The Inside"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Neil Sedaka
- Highest Position: N° 2
- Weeks in the charts: 10

N° 7

Jesse Green with "Nice And Slow"
- Country: Jamaica
- Music/Lyrics: Ken Gibson, Jesse Green
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 14



N° 6

Bryan Ferry with "Let's Stick Together"
- Country: UK
- Music Lyrics: Wilbert Harrison
- Highest Position: N° 5
- Weeks in the charts: 12



N° 5

George Baker Selection with "Wild Bird"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Hans Bouwens
- Highest Position: N° 5
- Weeks in the charts: 9



N° 4

Elton John & Kiki Dee with "Don't Go Breaking My Heart"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Ann Orson, Carte Blanche
- Highest Position: N° 3
- Weeks in the charts: 10

N° 3

Jimmy James & The Vagabonds with "Now Is The Time"
- Country: Jamaica/UK
- Music/Lyrics: Biddu
- Highest Position: N° 2
- Weeks in the charts: 14

N° 2

The Manhattans with "Kiss And Say Goodbye"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Winfred Lovett
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 12