Publicity shot of Creedence Clearwater Revival by Joel Selvin. #TBT
#TBT to this groovy 45 of "It Came Out Of The Sky"/"Cotton Fields" from Spain.
48 years ago today, Creedence Clearwater Revival kicked off a three night stint at the Fillmore West with Jethro Tull. Images of the tickets are below...only $3.50!
The story behind "Proud Mary", which peaked 48 years ago this week:

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Today in 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival made their first of two appearances (in one year) on The Ed Sullivan Show. Do you remember watching it?
In March of 1998, cult favorite The Big Lebowski was released, and featured two iconic scenes with songs by Creedence Clearwater Revival. Here, for your enjoyment, is one such scene: #TheDude

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Cool song by Creedence Clearwater Revival http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNczeP33Yk0

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Creedence Clearwater Revival on the cover of Rolling Stone, 47 years ago this week. #TBT
45 years ago this week, Creedence Clearwater Revival arrived in Japan for their first and only tour of the country. Below is an image of a ticket from that tour.
Commemorating Creedence Clearwater Revival's time in Australia 45 years ago this week, today's #TBT is a vintage Australian TV spot for "Creedence Gold." Do you remember seeing this spot?

CCR - Extended Australian Commercial from 1979

From the Fantasy Records vaults! This is a 1979 ad produced by and for the Australian market, promoting Creedence Clearwater Revival compilation “20 Golden G...

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Today in 1972, Creedence Clearwater Revival kicked off their first and only tour of Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Check out some cool footage from that tour, shot in Sydney.

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Hey Tonight and Keep On Chooglin (playback) with interview in Sydney 1972. For Fans only!!!!.

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This week in 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Bayou Country" entered the US album charts. Released in January, the LP would peak at #7 in May, sharing the Top Ten with titles like the original cast recording of "Hair" and Blood, Sweat & Tears' self-titled LP. Read more about CCR's second studio album below:

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45 years ago this month, Creedence Clearwater Revival made their first and only trip to Japan, while 48 years ago "Proud Mary"/"Born on the Bayou" was moving up the Billboard charts. Today's #TBT covers both, effectively.
Today in 1969...A "Proud" moment for Creedence Clearwater Revival:

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Today in 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival kicked off 4 nights at the Fillmore West. They shared the stage with Fleetwood Mac and Albert Collins.
47 years ago this month, Creedence Clearwater Revival released "Travelin Band" / "Who'll Stop the Rain", off their 5th studio album, "Cosmo's Factory". The single would go on to peak at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Today in 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival's second studio album, "Bayou Country," was released. It would be the first of THREE LPs released that year. Stream it below, and read more here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Creedence Clearwater Revival - "Bayou Country" Full Album Stream

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Get some of the finest greatest hits albums from the likes of Creedence Clearwater Revival and many more featured for a limited time only in Apple's Greatest Hits & Collections sale. Grab yourself a copy now: [ Lnk.to Link ]
Happy 2017!

In January, 1968, 4-piece rock band The Golliwogs changed their name to Creedence Clearwater Revival, and went on to become one of the biggest bands in history. What changes are you planning to make this year?