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Wednesday Jul 9 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Hit Men pool musical histories into nostalgic songbook

The success of "Jersey Boys" -- the Broadway musical and now the Clint Eastwood-directed film -- has restored the story and music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons to top of the American consciousness.

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Related Topix: The Four Seasons, Oldies, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, Rock-N-Roll, Buddy Rich, Jazz, Pop/Rock, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Examiner.com

John Barrowman has another musical success with new album 'You Raise Me Up'

As beloved as John Barrowman is for his acting ability, you'd be surprised how many people don't know that he's also a singer.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Bryan County News

On "Sugar, Sugar," and bathing suits

One of my favorite songs of all time is the 1969 hit "Sugar, Sugar" by the Archies.

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Related Topix: Oldies, The Archies, Pop/Rock

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Anorak

Guilty Pleasures: 5 Musicians Of The 70s You're Supposed To Hate

Everyone remembers that scene in Tommy Boy where Farley and Spade declare their distaste for The Carpenters.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Carpenters, Charlie Rich, Country, John Denver, The Bee Gees

BBC News

Cats and Evita make West End return

Both musicals starred Elaine Paige in their original productions and both became long-running award-winning shows that also had international success.

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Related Topix: Cats, Musical Movies, Evita, Theater, Elaine Paige, Pop/Rock

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Kids beating cancer record song for the cause

The kids ranged in age from toddler to teen. Some wore cornrows. Some wore pigtails.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Ocoee, FL, Pop/Rock, Winter Park, FL, Non-Profit, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Garwood Senior Club plans trip to Brownstone, July 16

The Garwood Senior Club is hosting a bus trip to the Brownstone in Paterson, on Wednesday, July 16, where participants can dine, dance and enjoy the afternoon.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jun 20, 2014

OnMilwaukee

Cave returns for headline debut in Milwaukee

When Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds took the stage Friday night at the Milwaukee Theatre, it was only Cave's second appearance in Milwaukee -- the first came during a Lollapalooza performance at the Marcus Amphitheater in 1994 -- and the band's headlining debut here.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Pop/Rock, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Nick Cave, The Birthday Party

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Hispanic Business

BBC4

10.15 : Live In Leningrad The musician's performance in Leningrad in 1987, featuring Uptown Girl, The Longest Time, A Matter of Trust and Only the Good Die Young.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

WTVR Richmond

Author Judith Kohnen introduces her debut novel inspired by Barry Manilow's 'Mandy'

Judith Kohnen stopped by the studio to tell us about her debut novel, "One Chance, One Moment" which is book one of her Mandy Story , inspired by Barry Manilow's 1975 hit song 'Mandy.'

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The hot list of activities for the coming weekend

Broadway star Megan Hilty, known for roles in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes," "Wicked" and NBC's "Smash," will join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for its final pops concert of the 2013-14 season, conducted by Steven Reineke.

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Related Topix: Smash, Entertainment, Television, Megan Hilty, Symphony, Arts, Pop/Rock, Music

Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Village Voice

Lionel Richie: The Obama of Pop Music

In 2016, when Americans take stock of Barack Obama's presidency , they may determine that he did very little to improve the lives of everyday black people.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Lionel Richie, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Alabama, Soul, The Commodores, Motown, Music, Entertainment

NJ.com

Easton stable on fire in 1914 - Almanac June 17, 2014

In 1972, President Richard M. Nixon's eventual downfall began with the arrest of five burglars inside Democratic national headquarters in Washington, D.C.'s Watergate complex.

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Related Topix: Fire, Easton, PA, Pop/Rock

Mon Jun 16, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield

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Angry fans started a riot and caused over a million dollars in damage. Today's birthdays: Actor Peter Lupus is 82. Singer Barry Manilow is 71. Comedian Joe Piscopo is 63. Actor Mark Linn-Baker is 60. Director Bobby Farrelly is 56. Actor Thomas Haden Church is 53. Actor Greg Kinnear is 51. Actress Kami Cotler is 49. Actor Jason Patric is 48. Singer ... (more)

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Related Topix: Grace Slick, Pop/Rock, Mission: Impossible, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Peter Lupus, Comedy, Saturday Night Live

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