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-:[[1970]] - [[1971]] - [[1972]] - [[1973]] - [[1974]] - [[1975]] - [[1976]] - [[1977]] - [[1978]] - [[1979]] - [[1980]]+"In [[1978]] a series of [[punk rock]] influenced loud [[noise music]] concerts was held at [[Artists Space|New York’s Artists’ Space]] that led to the [[Brian Eno]]-produced recording ''[[No New York]]''. This recording was the first attempt to define the [[no wave]] sound, documenting [[James Chance and the Contortions]], [[Teenage Jesus and the Jerks]], [[Mars (band)|Mars]] and [[DNA (American band)|DNA]]." --Sholem Stein
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 +'''1978''' (MCMLXXVIII) was the 978th year of the 2nd millennium, the 78th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the [[1970s]] decade.
== Art and culture == == Art and culture ==
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*[[Piazza d'Italia]] in New Orleans *[[Piazza d'Italia]] in New Orleans
*''[[X Portfolio]]'' by Mapplethorpe *''[[X Portfolio]]'' by Mapplethorpe
 +*''[[Proust Armchair]]'' by Alessandro Mendini
 +
===Literature=== ===Literature===
====Fiction==== ====Fiction====
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*''[[The Stand]]'' by Stephen King *''[[The Stand]]'' by Stephen King
==== Non-fiction ==== ==== Non-fiction ====
-*''[[Freaks: Myths and Images of the Secret Self]]'' by [[Leslie Fiedler]]+*''[[Freaks: Myths and Images of the Secret Self]]'' by Leslie Fiedler
-*''[[Disco]]'' by [[Albert Goldman]]+*''[[Disco]]'' by Albert Goldman
===Film=== ===Film===
*''[[Martin (film)|Martin]]'' by George A. Romero *''[[Martin (film)|Martin]]'' by George A. Romero
-*''[[La Cage aux Folles (film)|La Cage aux folles]]'' by Edouard Molinaro+*''[[La Cage aux Folles (film)|La Cage aux folles]]'' by Édouard Molinaro
-*''[[High Anxiety]]'' by Mel Brooks+*''[[Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978 film)|Invasion of the Body Snatchers]]'' by Philip Kaufman
-*''[[Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978 film)|Invasion of the Body Snatchers]]''+*''[[Closed Circuit (film)|Circuito chiuso]]'' by Giuliano Montaldo
-*''[[Closed Circuit (film)|Circuito chiuso]]'' by [[Giuliano Montaldo]]+*''[[Pretty Baby (film)|Pretty Baby]]'' by Louis Malle
-*''[[Pretty Baby (film)|Pretty Baby]]''+*''[[Piranha (1978 film)|Piranha]]'' by Joe Dante
-*''[[Piranha]]''+*''[[Up in Smoke]]'' by Lou Adler
-*''[[Up in Smoke ]]''+*''[[Animal House]]'' by John Landis
-*''[[National Lampoon's Animal House ]]''+*''[[Interiors]]'' by Woody Allen
-*''[[Interiors ]]''+*''[[Midnight Express (film)]]'' by Oliver Stone
-*''[[Midnight Express (film) ]]''+*''[[Hitler: A Film from Germany]]'' by Hans-Jürgen Syberberg
-*''[[Hitler: A Film from Germany]]''+
===Music=== ===Music===
*[[Public Image Ltd.]] formed *[[Public Image Ltd.]] formed
-*[[Telex]] debuts+*[[Telex (band) |Telex]] debuts
-*By 1978, punk and disco had divided the pop audience.+*By 1978, punk and disco had divided the pop audience
*[[Factory Records]] is founded *[[Factory Records]] is founded
*[[Mute Records]] is founded *[[Mute Records]] is founded
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*[[ZE Records]] is founded *[[ZE Records]] is founded
====Singles==== ====Singles====
-*[[In the Bush]] by [[Musique (Patrick Adams)|Musique]]+*[[In the Bush]] by Musique
-*[[Disco Circus]] by [[Martin Circus]]+*[[Keep on Jumpin']] by Musique
-*[[Armagideon Time]] by [[Willi Williams]]+*[[Disco Circus]] by Martin Circus
-*[[Neon Lights]] by [[Kraftwerk]]+*[[Armagideon Time]] by Willi Williams
-*[[Keep on Jumpin']] by [[Musique]]+*[[Neon Lights]] by Kraftwerk
-*[[Weekend (Tonight Is Party Time)|Weekend]] by [[Phreek]]+*[[The Robots]] by Kraftwerk
 +*[[Weekend (Tonight Is Party Time)|Weekend]] by Phreek
*[[I'm A Big Freak (R•U•1•2)]] by Phreek *[[I'm A Big Freak (R•U•1•2)]] by Phreek
-*[[You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)]] by [[Sylvester James]]+*[[You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)]] by Sylvester James
*[[I Am the Fly]] by Wire *[[I Am the Fly]] by Wire
*[[Sea, Sex and Sun]] by Serge Gainsbourg *[[Sea, Sex and Sun]] by Serge Gainsbourg
-*[[Dance To The Drummer's Beat]] by [[Herman Kelly and Life]]+*[[Dance To The Drummer's Beat]] by Herman Kelly and Life
-*[[One Nation Under a Groove]] by [[Funkadelic]]+*[[One Nation Under a Groove]] by Funkadelic
-*[[Human Fly]] by [[The Cramps]]+*[[Human Fly]] by The Cramps
-*[[Le Freak]] by [[Chic]]+*[[Le Freak]] by Chic
*[[Why Don't You Answer]] by Eberhard Schoener (with vocals by Sting) *[[Why Don't You Answer]] by Eberhard Schoener (with vocals by Sting)
-*[[Elle et moi]] by [[Max Berlin]] +*[[Elle et moi]] by Max Berlin
-*[[Sweet Tears]] by [[Roy Ayers]]+*[[Sweet Tears]] by Roy Ayers
-*[[Moskow Diskow]] by [[Telex]] +*[[Moskow Diskow]] by Telex
-*[[Kiss Me Again]] by [[Arthur Russell]] (as Dinosaur)+*[[Kiss Me Again]] by Arthur Russell (as Dinosaur)
-*[[The Robots]] by [[Kraftwerk]]+*[[Mellow, Mellow Right On]] by by Lowrell Simon
-*[[Mellow, Mellow Right On]]+*[[Te Caliente]] by Patsy Gallant
- +*[[Miss You (The Rolling Stones song)|Miss You]] by The Rolling Stones
-*[[Third World]] - [[Now That We Found Love]]+*[[Now That We Found Love]] by Third World
-*[[Carl Bean]] - I Was Born This Way+*[[I Was Born This Way]] by Carl Bean
-*[[Don Ray]] - Standing In The Rain+*[[Knee 1]], a segment of the opera ''Einstein on the Beach'' by Philip Glass
-*[[First Choice]] - Love Thang+*[[Standing In The Rain]] by Don Ray
-*[[Kebekelektrik]] - [[War Dance]]+*[[Love Thang]] by First Choice
-*[[Bohannon]] - [[Let's Start The Dance]]+*[[War Dance]] by Kebekelektrik
-*[[Freda Payne]] - I'll Do Anything For You+*[[Let's Start The Dance]] by Bohannon
-*[[Lenny Williams]] - You Got Me Running+*[[You Got Me Running]] by Lenny Williams
-*[[Linda Clifford]] - [[Runaway Love]]+*[[Better Change Your Mind]] by William Onyeabor
-*[[Dan Hartman]] - [[Relight My Fire]]+*[[Runaway Love]] by [[Linda Clifford]]
-*[[Cory Daye]] - [[Pow Wow]]+*[[Relight My Fire]] by [[Dan Hartman]]
-*[[Eddy Grant]] - Living On The Frontline+*[[Pow Wow]] by [[Cory Daye]]
-*[[Ripple]] - [[The Beat Goes On]]+*[[Living On The Frontline]] by [[Eddy Grant]]
-*[[Kleeer]] - Keep Your Body Workin'+*[[The Beat Goes On]] by [[Ripple]]
-*[[Phreek]] - Weekend+*[[Rock Creek Park]] by [[Blackbyrds]]
-*[[Blackbyrds]] - [[Rock Creek Park]]+*[[Just As Long As I Got You]] by [[Love Committee]]
-*[[Love Comittee]] - Just As Long As I Got You+*[[Trinidad]] by [[John Gibbs And The US Steel Orchestra]]
-*[[John Gibbs And The US Steel Orchestra]] - Trinidad+*[[Don't Let It Go To Your Head]] by [[Jean Carn]]
-*[[Jean Carn]] - [[Don't Let It Go To Your Head]]+*[[I Thought It Was You]] by [[Herbie Hancock]]
-*[[Herbie Hancock]] - I Thought It Was You+*[[You Saved My Day]] by [[Cheryl Lynn]]
-*[[Cheryl Lynn]] - [[You Saved My Day]]+*''[[Warm Leatherette (single)|Warm Leatherette]]'' by The Normal
====Albums==== ====Albums====
-*''[[Patrick Adams Presents Phreek]]''+*''[[Patrick Adams Presents Phreek]]'' by Patrick Adams
-*''[[No New York]]''+*''[[No New York]]'' by various
-*''[[Question: Are We Not Men? Answer: We Are Devo! ]]''+*''[[Q. Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!]]'' by Devo
-*''[[The Man-Machine]]'' by [[Kraftwerk]]+*''[[The Man-Machine]]'' by Kraftwerk
-*''[[Warm Leatherette (single)|Warm Leatherette]]'' by The Normal+*''[[One Nation Under a Groove]]'' by Funkadelic
-*''[[One Nation Under a Groove]]'' by [[Funkadelic]]+*''[[Looking for Saint Tropez]]'' by Telex
-*''[[Looking for St. Tropez]]'' by [[Telex]]+*''[[Best Dressed Chicken in Town]]'' by Dr. Alimantado
-*''[[Best Dressed Chicken in Town]]'' by [[Dr. Alimantado]]+*''[[Green (Steve Hillage album)|Green]]'' by Steve Hillage
-*''[[Green]]'' by [[Steve Hillage]]+*''[[Keep on Jumpin']]'' by Musique
-*''[[Keep on Jumpin']]'' by [[Musique]]+*''[[Thousand Knives]]'' by Ryūichi Sakamoto
-*''[[The Thousand Knives of Ryūichi Sakamoto]]'' by [[Ryūichi Sakamoto]]+*''[[Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread]]'' by Lee Perry
-*''[[Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread]]'' by [[Lee Perry]]+*''[[Ambient 1: Music for Airports]]'' by Brian Eno
 +* ''[[Nite Flights (album)|Nite Flights]]'' by the Walker Brothers
== Births == == Births ==
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*[[Ed Wood, Jr.]] *[[Ed Wood, Jr.]]
*[[Jacques Brel]] *[[Jacques Brel]]
-*[[May 31]] – [[Hannah Höch]], German painter and photographer (b. 1889)+*[[Hannah Höch]], German painter and photographer (b. 1889)
*[[Giorgio de Chirico]] *[[Giorgio de Chirico]]
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"In 1978 a series of punk rock influenced loud noise music concerts was held at New York’s Artists’ Space that led to the Brian Eno-produced recording No New York. This recording was the first attempt to define the no wave sound, documenting James Chance and the Contortions, Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, Mars and DNA." --Sholem Stein

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1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was the 978th year of the 2nd millennium, the 78th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1970s decade.

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