Vietnam War Ends, Sears Tower Tops and Pink Floyd Takes Us To The Dark Side

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Leap Year Day proved a bit problematic in our attempt to return to 1977 due to unusual time stream currents but a detour through multiverse U5 did the trick and soon we were back in the year of the Sears Tower, Roe v. Wade and the end of the Vietnam War. The music was a sublime blend of new genres and variations on the tried and true and here's how it went down:

"I Shot the Sherriff" by Bob Marley and the Wailers

"Breath/On the Run" by Pink Floyd

"If You Want To Get To Heaven" by Ozark Mountain Daredevils

"Ridgetop" by Jesse Colin Young

"The Joker" by Steve Miller Band

"Do the Strand" by Roxy Music

"Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting" by Elton John

"Blue Collar" by Bachman Turner Overdrive

"Right Place, Wrong Time" by Doctor John

"Lover Reign O'er Me" by the Who

"Waiting For the Bus/Jesus Just Left Chicago" by ZZ Top

"Showdown" by Electric Light Orchestra

"Angie" by the Rolling Stones

"Mama Kin" by Aerosmith

"Stuck In the Middle With You" by Stealers Wheel

"Bodhisattva" by Steely Dan

"China Grove" by Doobie Brothers

"Camarillo Brillo" by Frank Zappa

"The Ocean" by Led Zeppelin

"One Man's Ceiling Is Another Man's Floor" by Paul Simon

"Helen Wheels" by Paul McCartney

"Feelin" Stronger Every Day" by Chicago

"Spirit In the Night" by Bruce Springsteen

"Still...You Turn Me On" by Emerson, Lake and Palmer

"The Jean Genie" by David Bowie

"Fat Man In the Bathtub" by Little Feat

"Gimme Three Steps" by Lynyrd Skynyrd

"I Know What I Like" by Genesis

"Why Can't We Live Together" by Timmy Thomas

"Jessica" by the Allman Brothers Band