Bachman Turner Overdrive 1973, YouTube

Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO) a great band from Canada releasing two albums in 1973.

'Bachman Turner Overdrive ll', Wikipedia

In May of 1973 BTO released 'Bachman Turner Overdrive' and it did make it in the Top 100 coming in at # 70 and was certified Gold in 1974.

Things would blow up seven months later when they released, 'Bachman Turner Overdrive ll', the band was now a major household name and would release two singles that became a staple of the band, "Takin' Care of Business" and "Let It Ride."

Bachman Turner Overdrive 2013, YouTube

 

 

 

 

Original LP Track List:

  1. "Blown"
  2. "Welcom Home"
  3. "Stonegates"
  4. "Let It Ride"

Side 2

  1. "Give It Time"
  2. "Tramp"
  3. "I Don't Have To Hide"
  4. "Takin' Care of Business"

Released in the U.S. and Canada December 1973 and charted at # 4 in the U.S. and # 6 in Canada.

Happy 40th anniversary as we revisit 1973 with some great classic rock.

Click the tabs below for the next Classic Rock album that started 40 years ago.

Bachman Turner Overdrive performing, "Let It Ride":