The party was for the Tandy family of Radio Shack fame. It was his son’s graduation party, and he was offered his choice on a car or this group to play. It wasn’t just an ordinary car he was offered. And the group went on to become one of the biggest of the 1970′s – and they’re still on tour.. They’re one of the artists I’m featuring on this morning’s 70′s With Steve Goddard featuring 4th Of July hits of the decade .
It was [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chicago[/lastfm]. Trombonist Jim Pankow recalled the Tandy party.