Author: Michael Rays

Michael Rays is a guitar gadfly, author, tennis nut, amateur psychoanalyst, wannabe statistician and the world’s first rocksolographer. He searches for interesting guitar and music topics lying in plain sight, and he searches for food the same way. He lives in Billings, Montana, where he runs an advertising agency.

Top Guitar Songs 1975-79

These four years of the ’70s brought a wide range of tasty guitar sounds — and from some unexpected quarters. Guitar expert Michael Rays breaks it down.

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The Big Guitar Songs, 1955 to 1974

“Rock Around the Clock,” “Theme from ‘Shaft’,” “ I Feel Fine” – these are just some of the giant guitar hits that give us what we want: more guitar!