The song "1979" was released as the second single off the 1995 double-album, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. The song was nominated for multiple Grammy Awards and won an MTV Video Music Award for Best Alternative Video.
The video features a third-generation (1971-1974) Dodge Charger with Illinois license plates; although California mountains are visible in the background. Featured in today's Memorabilia Monday is the license plate from the car in the 1979 music video!
Check out the music video for 1979:
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