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  1. Dick Dale, 78, Forced To Tour To Cover Medical Bills For Cancer, Diabetes Treatment [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... what it's worth though, he still sounds great. WOW!!!! More over Dave Grohl... Dick Dale is the REAL badass of Rock-N-Roll!!! Anyone that can play that well when in that much pain while covered in shit will always have my undying respect. He's also ...

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  2. See the real Jersey Boys! Franki Valli & the Four Seasons come to Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2012 | Examiner.com

    If you're a theatergoer who loved Jersey Boys and the music from the 60's and the Four Seasons, now's your chance to enjoy the real deal when Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons hit the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood this March. Ticket prices range from $44-$74, and there will be two shows: March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.

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  3. Village Blend Helps Celebrate Million Dollar Quartet's 1,000th Performance TonightRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    In celebration of the smash-hit musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET's 1,000th performance on the Las Vegas Strip this August, local non-profit Opportunity Village's Village Blend vocal group will join the cast onstage for a special encore performance tonight, Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. in the Harrah's Las Vegas Showroom. Members of Village Blend will take the stage for a one-night-only performance of Carl Perkins ' legendary tune "Blue Suede Shoes" alongside the talented cast during the finale.

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  4. New Titles Introduced At The Case Memorial Library in OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Orange Live

    The Town Plan & Zoning Commission meets at Town Hall on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 7:30 p.m. Items of interest on the agenda include: Enchanted Gardens and Ponds Building, former Builder's Square, and affordable housing [Read The Full Story] After a one-week hiatus, the Orange Community Farmers' Market returns to the Orange Fairgrounds Pavilion. The local farmers are back with a larger variety of fresh picked seasonal vegetables and flowers, hand-crafted hats and scarves, [Read The Full Story] This year's Senior Summer Cookout will be held in the High Plains Pavilion on Monday, Aug. 10 with a rain date of Tuesday, Aug 11 from 5 to 8 pm.

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  5. Singer David Somerville was known as the voice that propelled the DiamondsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    The Diamonds were the first white vocal group to have hits on both pop and rhythm and blues charts. The Diamonds were the first white vocal group to have hits on both pop and rhythm and blues charts.

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    13 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Offering a unique and exciting poker experience, The Big 4 will be comprised of four guaranteed tournaments. Players will play their respective final tables simultaneously on a single television set produced for a new CBS Sports series, "Poker Night: The Tour."

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  7. Monday By the Numbers: - Million Dollar Quartet' reaches a grand mark at Harrah'sRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Melody Sweets dances between Robert Britton Lyons as Carl Perkins and Justin Shandor as Elvis during her guest appearance in "Million Dollar Quartet" on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Harrah's. The Kats Report this week focuses on "Million Dollar Quartet," the musical at Harrah's that is celebrating its 1,000th performance Tuesday night.

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  8. Johnny Meeks, Former Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps Guitarist, Has Died at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Guitar Player

    Guitarist Johnny Meeks, a former member of Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps, died Thursday, July 30, in Arkansas. He was 78. Meeks, a longtime member of the Rockabilly Hall of Fame , was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Blue Caps in 2012 .

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  9. Tickets to Broadway in South Bend Series Now on SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway Theatre League announces that individual tickets for the 2015-16 Broadway in South Bend Series Live! at The Morris Performing Arts Center are on sale now. This noteworthy season, full of sensational music and dance numbers, kicks off with the smash hit musical FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL, the jukebox musical loaded with favorites in BUDDY - THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, the quintessential backstage musical comedy 42nd STREET, and a special engagement of Sandy Hackett's RAT PACK CHRISTMAS.

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  10. Review: Soham production of 'Half a Sixpence' is a show stopping delightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ely Standard

    Review of Viva's production of 'Half a Sixpence' at the Brook on Wednesday July 29 by Dr Rosemary Westwell. When it's a Viva production, you know it's going to be good and 'Half a Sixpence' lived up to all expectations.

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  11. The Kentucky Headhunters Announce Fall TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ACC TOP 40

    The Kentucky Headhunters, have announced 25 new tour dates to wrap up the summer and bring their rowdy, high-energy shows to fans nationwide well into fall. Long considered "Southern Rock Royalty" and credited for creating a hybrid of honky-tonk, blues, and southern rock that appeals to listeners of both rock and country music, The Kentucky Headhunters have tallied hits such as, "Dumas Walker," "Walk Softly On This Heart Of Mine," and "Oh, Lonesome Me."

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  12. Vinyl records at Guantanamo: Navy radio station resisted a recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    Havana may have its classic American automobiles but, step into a back room of this base radio station, and the U.S. sailors who broadcast here behind a Cuban minefield have a vintage collection trapped in a time warp of its own. There's a trove of about 20,000 vinyl records saved from a headquarters recall in the '90s and sometimes broadcast to base residents when the mostly strict military format allows.

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  13. Well-known Annapolis bodybuilder dies at age 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  14. Five Modern Throwback Artists Who Inject Vintage Voltage Into Mainstream Rock and CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guitar World

    ... masterpiece, Just Plain Lonesome, in 2001. Or, as Static so perfectly puts it, it's "Contemporary Rock-N-Roll That's the Cat's Pajamas." "We're a rock and roll band," says Joey Simeone, the Texas-based band's vocalist and chief songwriter. "People ...

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  15. U.S. Postal Service Unveils New Elvis Presley Forever StampRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ShoppingBlog.com

    The U.S. Postal Service is launching a new Elvis Presley stamp. The stamp of the singer will be available starting August 12. Priscilla Presley will join Postmaster General Megan Brennan in dedicated the stamp at a ceremony in Graceland.

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  16. Vinyl records at Guant namo: Navy radio station resisted a recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Miami Herald

    Petty Officer 1st Class Jared Collins pulls a vintage reel-to-reel version of the Beatles Anthology from a shelf as he shows visitors around Radio Gitmo's vinyl collection, some 20,000 copyrighted LP records dating to the '90s and earlier. Petty Officer 1st Class Jared Collins pulls a vintage reel-to-reel version of the Beatles Anthology from a shelf as he shows visitors around Radio Gitmo's vinyl collection, some 20,000 copyrighted LP records dating to the '90s and earlier.

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  17. 'Grease' review: Great tunes go together with teen hijinks at Totem PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PennLive.com

    The cast of "Grease" poses on stage at Totem Pole Playhouse, which is offering its first-ever production of the popular musical through Aug. 16. Totem Pole Playhouse's inaugural production of the musical "Grease" is certainly a colorful and high-energy affair, but it's less persuasive as a "teen romance." The professional summer-stock theater's new show mostly looks and sounds great, thanks to a cast that sings and dances quite well, aided by a live five-piece band.

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  18. Johnny Meeks, Former Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps Guitarist, Dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Guitar World

    Guitarist Johnny Meeks, a former member of Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps, died Thursday, July 30, in Arkansas. He was 78. Meeks, a longtime member of the Rockabilly Hall of Fame, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Blue Caps in 2012.

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  19. Courtesy | Heidi Asay Loretta Jones, on the left, stands with her family for a photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Price a Neighbors found 4-year-old Heidi Jones crying on her front porch. Behind her, in the living room, her mother lay dead.

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  20. Elvis Presley's seriously underrated rhythm guitar chopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Examiner.com

    Incredibly raw and just a tad erotic...Watch Elvis Presley slay the crowd with "One Night" on June 27, 1968 during the iconic "'68 Comeback Special." Elvis leads the song on an electric 1963 Gibson Super 400 CES guitar borrowed from Scotty Moore.

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