Kotaku reports: Here’s the deal about pinball: It’s not such an innocent game. In fact, for more than three decades, it was illegal in much of America. From Los Angeles,… Pinball Machines: Film’s Most Omnipresent Villain
These boots are actually stilts that were worn by Elton John in the 1975 rock opera Tommy. Modeled on ‘cherry red’ Dr Martens the Tommy Boots were molded in fiberglass… The Champ’s Boots
Perhaps Hollywood’s first ever rock musical, star-studded and shot in 1974 with a budget of $5mil, based on the Who’s 1969 concept album. Just look at this list of players:… On This Day in 1975: Tommy Hit US Theaters
Just getting into Where the Buffalo Roam, and at ~14:50, in the Blast Magazine(Rolling Stone) editorial offices, there’s this EM in the background: Can anyone identify which machine it is?… Name that Pin!
Originally posted by mgk.
Location: somewhere near the Port of Oakland… Photos taken on the spot by yours truly, background info from Wikipedia: The Scopitone is a type of jukebox featuring a 16 mm… Before MTV, there was the Scopitone
Anything that uses Blue Man Group as its soundtrack is a winner for me.