Rock-N-Roll Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Paul McCartney Shares Tribute To Chuck Berry [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    McCartney had the following to say via his official website, "Chuck Berry sadly passed away over the weekend. He was one of rock 'n' roll's greatest poets.

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  2. a Gong Showa creator Chuck Barris dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | WOODTV.com

    Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York. In addition to being a game show creator, producer and host, he also was a best-selling author and had success in the music world.

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  3. Roll over BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Chuck Berry didn't invent rock 'n' roll, but he broadened its appeal and laid a foundation for its enduring legacy. The Beatles, Rolling Stones and other titans of rock never would have had their impact on music and culture if not for the influence and input of Berry, who died at age 90 on Saturday at his home near St. Louis.

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  4. Chuck Barris, creator of 'The Gong Show,' 'The Dating Game' and more, dies at 87: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | PennLive.com

    Chuck Barris, producer of some of television's most notable game shows, died Tuesday at the age of 87, according to The Hollywood Reporter , citing his publicist. In his autobiography, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind , Barris claimed to have been a CIA assassin during the 1960s and '70s, a claim the CIA has denied .

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  5. Chuck Berry's final studio album to be released in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Boston Herald

    Joe Albanese replaces an old mural with a new painting that will feature the album cover of a new Chuck Berry album at Delmar Loop in St. Louis on Saturday, March 18, 2017. They were surprised to hear that the music legend died as they were working on the project.

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  6. Chuck Barris, 'Gong Show' host and 'Dating Game' creator, dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Boston Herald

    Famed television producer Chuck Barris, the man behind The Dating Game , The Newlywed Game , and The Gong Show , died on Tuesday at age 87 in his New York home. Barris' publicist told the Associated Press that the former host died of natural causes .

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  7. Radkey, race, and rock 'n' rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Radkey, who carry on in the tradition of Hendrix, Death and Bad Brains, come to Sunshine Studios on March 29. Identity politics in rock music remains a funny thing with regard to gender and race, even as the genre has been a popular culture mainstay for nearly seven decades and has ostensibly benefited from the more than half-century's worth of social progress. Even as the punk movement of the 1970s purported to break down all barriers as to who was "allowed" to play rock music, there still exist, in 2017, preconceived notions of what a rock band looks like - usually white and male.

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  8. Details Emerge on Chuck Berry's Final Album 'CHUCK,' New Single 'Big Boys' Drops: ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Billboard

    Chuck Berry's final album will get a release June 16 through Dualtone Records and, as expected, will go by the title CHUCK . The rock 'n' roll legend's posthumous set, his first new album since 1979's Rock It , will feature guest performances from the likes of Gary Clark Jr. , Tom Morello , Nathaniel Rateliff , and the showman's grandson Charles Berry III and is comprised of 10 new recordings, eight of which were written by Berry.

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  9. The night Chuck Berry rocked in the aisles of Bolton theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | This Is Lancashire

    THE death of Chuck Berry at the weekend has brought back memories of when the rock and roll legend performed in Bolton on Tuesday, May 26, 1964. That month spelt the first ever tour of Berry to England, and what made it it extra special for local fans was his arrival at Bolton's Odeon, where he came to perform hits including Roll Over Beethoven, Johny B Goode and Maybelline.

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  10. Chuck Barris, - Gong Show' Host, Dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | SFGate

    "The Dating Game" and "The Newlywed Game" producer also wrote a number of successful books including "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind" Along with producing "The Dating Game" and "The Newlywed Game," Barris also wrote a hit autobiography titled "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind," which went on to become a movie directed by George Clooney starring Sam Rockwell. He died of natural causes in his home in Palisades, New York, according to a statement from his family to TheWrap.

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    Tuesday Mar 21 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The failure of Penn State's former ... . Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, with wife Sandra, walks back from a lunch break on the second day of his trial at the Dauphin County Courthouse, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Harrisburg, Pa.

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  12. Music Series: Richie C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis, rock 'n' roll and Motown enjoy them all Saturday, April 1, with Richie C from 7-9 p.m. in Market Plaza. Admission if free

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  13. Inside Chuck Berry's First New Album in 38 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | RollingStone

    Chuck Berry played his final concert on October 15th, 2014, three days shy of his 88th birthday, at St. Louis' Blueberry Hill. But like many of his recent performances, it was rough.

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  14. How a St. Louis neighborhood called the Ville helped define Chuck Berry's artRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Los Angeles Times

    Passersby pay tribute to Chuck Berry, stopping at a statue of the rock 'n' roll pioneer in University City, Mo., on Saturday, the day he died at age 90 at his home in a St. Louis suburb. Passersby pay tribute to Chuck Berry, stopping at a statue of the rock 'n' roll pioneer in University City, Mo., on Saturday, the day he died at age 90 at his home in a St. Louis suburb.

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  15. Chuck Berry put on a show while making his great musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Examiner.com

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on AXS.com please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Many rockers were greatly influenced by the late great Chuck Berry .

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  16. Legacy Recordingsa Record Store Day releases include vinyl discs from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Record Store Day is Saturday, April 22, and Sony's Legacy Recordings label has announced its list of special limited-edition releases for the event. Among the collectible discs being issued are vinyl offerings from Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band , Santana , Pearl Jam , Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaugahn & Double Trouble .

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  17. Collage of Chuck Berry put on display at Washington, DCa s National Portrait GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery is paying tribute to Chuck Berry - who died Saturday at the age of 90 - by putting a collage of the rock 'n' roll pioneer on display in the museum's "In Memoriam" area. The piece, which was placed on view Tuesday on the museum's first floor, was created by noted pop-art master Red Grooms in 1978.

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  18. Girl Power: Cam and Lindsay Ell join forces with Melissa Etheridge for Skyville Live showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | KZKX-FM Lincoln

    Online music series and Nashville-based Skyville Live celebrated the musical power of women Monday night in a live webcast featuring collaborations with Cam , rising star Lindsay Ell , rocker Melissa Etheridge , guitar player extraordinaire Orianthi and Def Jam recording artist Troi Irons . Melissa kicked the show off with a fiery performance of her debut single "Bring Me Some Water" before having Cam join her for a show-stopping duet of her hit "Come to My Window."

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  19. Chuck Berry's sales have exploded since his deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 21 | SFGate

    Chuck Berry, one of the founding fathers of rock and roll, passed away this past weekend and as a result, his sales of his music have skyrocketed. According to BuzzAngle, the day after his death, Berry sold over 3,800 albums, jumping 9,600 percent and blowing past his daily average of 39 albums.

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  20. That's not carry-on: Loose snake slumbers on Alaska flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Department of Justice has taken the rare step of trying to strip a convicted terrorist of his U.S. citizenship in what some critics say could mark a new, tougher line under President Donald Trump. Local officials from Philadelphia to Texas say a Trump administration report aiming to shame so-called sanctuary cities is riddled with bad information.

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