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  1. Rock-a-Hula makes a splash in BurbankRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Burbank Leader

    Mary Bries, of Burbank, jumps out of the pool to hit a beach ball tossed by her husband Charlie at the Rock-A-Hula Pool Party at Verdugo Aquatic Facility in Burbank on Thursday, August 27, 2015. The free party was open to adults 55 and over for food, swimming, and dancing to a live band.


  2. 50 Cent, Panic! at the Disco and more due at Wine Amplified this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Since at least as long as people have been fermenting fruit for frivolous purposes, rock 'n' roll has gone great with everything, from sex and drugs to, well, marathons. Another perfect pairing: wine.


  3. The Beatles, "Thank You Girl" (1963): Deep BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Something Else! Reviews

    Take one part R&B, one part Buddy Holly, and another part Everly Brothers and the result is "Thank You Girl," the B-side to the 1963 single "From Me to You." Ringo Starr's pounding drumming, John Lennon's bluesy harmonica, and Lennon and Paul McCartney's tight harmonies make for an unfairly unappreciated early track.


  4. When the Beatles met Elvis: One of the most mythical meetings in pop history, 50 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    The Beatles in 1964, the year before the meeting, appearing on the Ed Sullivan show and a photo of Elvis in his younger days. In August 1965 the Beatles sat around Elvis's Bel Air mansion, watching TV, listening to records and jamming on electric guitars, with Elvis on bass.


  5. Stage Tube: Watch Highlights from Million Dollar Quartet at Ogunquit PlayhouseRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    The Ogunquit Playhouse is the first regional theatre in the country to produce the Tony Award-winning musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, onstage now through September 19, 2015. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below! This high voltage rock 'n roll show, with book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux , is inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together music icons Elvis Presley , Johnny Cash , Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for one of the greatest jam sessions of all time.


  6. Top 20 Songs Every Guitarist Should Learn To Play [News]Read the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    This week's traditional Wednesday Question saw the UG community debating the mater of songs that every guitar player should learn to play. Your votes were neatly summed up during Thursday evening, the resulting Top 20 rundown awaits below.


  7. Britain's first pop star Tommy Steele on six decades in showbizRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Britain's first pop star has been a showbiz success story for almost 60 years, and now at the age of 78 he's still performing as a song and dance man, touring the country in the Glenn Miller Story. Why? It's certainly not about the money.


  8. Photo Flash: Cast of Broadway's Jersey Boys Performs at Carmine's 25th Anniversary CelebrationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    Carmine's on the Upper West Side celebrated its 25th anniversary on Monday evening in grand fashion. Broadway actors from "Jersey Boys" -- Joseph Leo Bwarie , Richard Blake and Miles Aubrey -- along with Preston Truman Boyd from "On the 20th Century" performed for party guests and enjoyed Carmine's classic Italian favorites.


  9. Acting on his instinctsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Brandon Roy, second left, and fellow cast members take a break in rehearsals for "French Kiss" dinner theatre at the Rodd Charlottetown. The show runs until Sept.


  10. Chas and Dave set for cockney classic tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Cockney duo Chas and Dave are back performing all their classic hits Ain't No Pleasing You and Rabbit, and some new ones from their latest album That's What Happens. The critically-acclaimed That's What Happens - their first studio album in 27 years, was recorded in Studio 2, Abbey Road with Grammy-winning bluesman Joe Henry on production duties.


  11. Businesses brew up a new ventureRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Halifax Courier

    A group of award winning Brighouse business owners have joined forces to open a brand new coffee shop providing the ideal place for business lunches and meetings. Located at the town's new Thornhill Brigg Mills office development, Big Shots Coffee Co was officially opened by Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker.


  12. Prep Football Gameday: Southern Nash's Foster makes the most of his opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Southern Nash High School quarterback, Zack Foster, runs the ball during practice Wednesday. Foster, a senior quarterback and track competitor, was born with a foot abnormality and was told that he would not be able to walk.


  13. Theater listings, Aug. 28-Sept. 3: Western Stage opens a Corridos!aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Monterey County Herald

    Salinas >> The Western Stage is celebrating the 50th anniversary of El Teatro Campesino with a production of playwright Luis Valdez's “Corridos! Tales of Passion and Revolution.” The play opens on Saturday and runs through Sept. 19. There will be a post-show reception and discussion on Sunday.


  14. Back to Live Elvis Tribute Show Set to Rock N' Roll Central FloridaRead the original story

    Thursday |

    Get ready Central Florida... "The King" is coming. Award-winning entertainer and recipient of the 2014 "Heart of the King" Award Ted Torres Martin is proud to bring Central Florida the live stage production of "Back to Live" on Saturday, September 19 at the Athens Theater in Deland starting at 7:30pm.


  15. 9 to 5, the Music Man & More Set for Flat Rock Playhouse's 2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    The Flat Rock Playhouse announced today the plays, musicals and Music on the Rock concerts slated for the 2016 Season as well as a streamlined subscription package plan. "We've truly had a banner year at Flat Rock Playhouse in 2015.


  16. Alice Cooper talks bandmates and 'dead drunk friends' before Jacksonville showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Florida Times-Union

    Provided by Kyler Clark Alice Cooper will visit Jacksonville to perform at the Florida Theatre on Tuesday. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, also an avid golfer, says he hopes to play a round at Sawgrass while he is in town.


  17. Ogunquit Playhouse Presents 'Million Dollar Quartet' - Great Balls of Fire! - Through September 19thRead the original story

    Thursday | The White Rhino Report

    Ogunquit Playhouse continues its strong 83rd season with a rollicking production of "Million Dollar Quartet." On a winter's night in December of 1956, Sun Records founder Sam Phillips brought together four of his record label's current and future stars for a once-in-a-lifetime evening of musical collaboration.


  18. "Back To Live" Elvis Tribute Show Set To Rock N' Roll Central Florida...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    Get ready Central Floridaa "The King" is coming. Award-winning entertainer and recipient of the 2014 "Heart of the King" Award Ted Torres Martin is proud to bring Central Florida the live stage production of "Back to Live" on Saturday, September 19 at the Athens Theater in Deland starting at 7:30pm.


  19. Chas and Dave coming to the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hampshire Chronicle

    They will be performing all their classic hits at Bournemouth's Pavilion Theatre next including Aint no Pleasing You and Rabbit, and some new ones from their latest album That's What Happens. Chas Hodges told the Daily Echo : "Unlike a lot of bands we enjoy gigging so we spread our dates out over the year rather than try and get them over and done with crammed into three months.


  20. New show explores history of rock and rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Moultrie News

    Hitting the stage at Woolfe Street Playhouse, the show “Why is Rock and Roll” is a fun combination of a two-man play, rock concert and TED talk.