There's a real good chance that you might own the Rumours album by Fleetwood Mac, especially if you buying records in 1977. It was 38 years ago this week that Fleetwood Mac put out the collection and went up to #1 on the charts and stayed there for 31 weeks.
August 13, 1977, was a sad day for Canadian rockers they were shocked to hear the news that Bachman-Turner Overdrive were breaking up. The band with its roots originating when Randy Bachman started the group after he left The Guess Who.
Let’s set the "Carl Coffey Rock and Roll Wayback Machine" to this week in 1977. "Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers" debut album bearing the band’s name finally enters the album charts after being released in the autumn of 1976. The LP peaked at #55.