Mariah Carey certainly knows how to construct an album. Positioning herself directly between urban R&B with tracks like "Fantasy," and adult contemporary with songs like "One Sweet Day," a duet with Boyz II Men, Carey appeals to both audiences equally because of the sheer amount of craft and hard work she puts into her albums. Daydream is her best record to date, featuring a consistently strong selection of songs and a remarkably impassioned performance by Carey. A few of the songs are second-rate – particularly the cover of Journey's "Open Arms" – but Daydream demonstrates that Carey continues to perfect her craft and that she has earned her status as an R&B/pop diva.
The band's second LP was very strong; this time, most of the tunes are originals, with the exception of a cover of "Bald Headed Lena." Joe Butler and Yanovsky are featured on some lead vocals, and the album includes two more hits, "You Didn't Have to Be So Nice" and "Didn't Want to Have to Do It."…
On August 27, 1972, fresh off their now-legendary European tour, the Grateful Dead traveled to Veneta, Oregon and reunited with the Merry Pranksters to throw a benefit concert for the Kesey family s Springfield Creamery. The show, which was recorded and filmed but never released, has since become the most-requested live show in Grateful Dead history.
Caroline aus der City ist nicht gerade begeistert von ihrer neuen Schule in der Provinz. Dafür begeistern sich sowohl der Anführer der lokalen Kifferclique als auch ihr junger Literaturlehrer für den hübschen Neuling. Caroline ist geschmeichelt und beschließt, weil beide ihre Vor- und Nachteile haben, vorübergehend zweigleisig zu fahren. Das macht zunächst Spaß, sorgt aber für Probleme, als die Gefühle ernster werden. Unterdessen bandelt Carolines Solovater mit der attraktiven Mutter ihres jüngeren Lovers an.