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  1. ABBA Wax Figures to Make US Debut in New York City Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KURB-FM Little Rock

    This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of "Waterloo," the smash hit that helped make ABBA international superstars.

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  2. ABBA Wax Figures to Make US Debut in New York City Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KURB-FM Little Rock

    This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of "Waterloo," the smash hit that helped make ABBA international superstars.

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  3. Princess Madeleine sparkles with Swedish royal family for awards ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hellomagazine.com

    ... Prize is a Swedish international award founded in 1989 by Stig Anderson, best known as the manager of the Swedish band ABBA. Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry was honoured with the prize at the awards ceremony, although poor health prevented the ...

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  4. SecondStory Rep Opens Season 16 with CHESS TonightRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the production also features music direction by Josh Zimmerman and choreography by Krista Lofgren. With music by ABBA's Bjrn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson (Mamma Mia) and lyrics by Tim Rice (Evita), this musical drama involves a romantic triangle ...

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  5. Feel the inspiration with the 'Chicago Experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... touring with Chicago. In addition, he has recorded with Richard Marx, Kenny Rogers, Julio Iglesias, Bill Champlin, ABBA's Agnetha Faltskog, producer David Foster as well as sibling Peter Cetera. Peter Cetera says, "I brought my brother Kenny into ...

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  6. Stage Tube: Mamma Mia! Cast Gets Soaked for AlsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... world and is one of only 5 musicals to have run for over 10 years on Broadway. Inspired by the story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs and directed by Phyllida Lloyd , Mamma Mia! is Judy Craymer 's vision of writer Catherine John son's sunny, ...

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  7. SecondStory Rep to Open Season 16 with CHESS, 8/29-9/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the production also features music direction by Josh Zimmerman and choreography by Krista Lofgren. With music by ABBA's Bjrn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson (Mamma Mia) and lyrics by Tim Rice (Evita), this musical drama involves a romantic triangle ...

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  8. Top Abba tribute act prepares for Grand Theatre gigRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | South Wales Guardian

    IT'S 40 years since Abba swept to superstardom with their Eurovision winning Waterloo, and four decades later the song and the band remain as popular as ever.

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  9. Hispanic League Soccer Championship attracts 1,500 fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Cape Gazette

    ... named Player of the Game for his goal that gave the championship to Xelaju. (Photo by: Dave Frederick ) Someone plays Abba's "Dancing Queen" - you just have to stop and dance. Blue player dancing Nelson Perez and Red player Manuel Velasquez are also ...

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  10. ABBA tribute act set to become Super Troupers at Consett's Empire TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Chronicle Live

    ... and South Korea as well as touring the UK extensively. Agnetha, Bjorn, Benny and Annifrid, collectively known as ABBA, dominated the charts for nearly 10years and enjoyed nine UK number one hits. At their height they became Sweden's highest export ...

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  11. Super troupers set to mark 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Bournemouth Echo

    AN ABBA tribute show, marking 40-years since the Swedish stars first wowed Eurovision Song judges with their smash hit Waterloo, is coming to Swanage .

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  12. Free show from Alejandra O'Leary Saturday shows off pop/rock sound of her band's new CDRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | MLive.com

    ... by both edgy rock and crafty pop. "I love those two styles so much. I love The Ramones, I love The Strokes and I love ABBA," she said. O'Leary and her band, Champions of the West, play a free show Saturday night, Aug. 30, at Crazy Wisdom in downtown ...

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  13. If Kate Bush can make a comeback, then how about this lot? We can but dream...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Independent

    ... said no. The fact that Frida and Benny, and BjA rn and Agnetha are now divorced probably helps explain why the 1983 Abba break-up has remained permanent. What fan of Nineties Britpop could resist? Here would be the chance to relive the onstage ...

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  14. Eurailing Around Europe---As an AdultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... many teenagers it was (and still is) a rite of passage. While Eurailing, I smoked my first cigarette. I learned to play ABBA's "Voulez-Vous" on guitar (still my entire repertoire), to swear in Spanish, Italian and Greek, and to silence snoring ...

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  15. Eurailing Around Europe---As an AdultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... many teenagers it was (and still is) a rite of passage. While Eurailing, I smoked my first cigarette. I learned to play ABBA's "Voulez-Vous" on guitar (still my entire repertoire), to swear in Spanish, Italian and Greek, and to silence snoring ...

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  16. Top 5 things to do in and around Bolton this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    1. Dig out your flares and go back to the '70s with the ultimate Abba tribute. The all-new, sequin-spangled production of Thank You For The Music, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the group's Waterloo Eurovision triumph, will be at the Octagon ...

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  17. Sky's no limit for LiamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Salisbury Journal

    ... of work. It was my dream from when I was 11 years old." Director Judy Craymer's bold idea of turning the catchy hits of ABBA into an all singing, all dancing love story paid off, as Mamma Mia is still sold out for every performance. Mamma Mia opened ...

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  18. 40 years on... tribute production brings music of Abba to stage...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | This Is South Devon

    IT'S 40 years since the Abba classic Waterloo was released and it's fair to say the music of the supergroup is still going strong.

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  19. Pawn starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | NewsReview.com

    ... ( Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat , Jesus Christ Superstar , Evita ). Benny Andersson and Bjrn Ulvaeus of ABBA wrote the maddeningly tuneless, often chaotic music. The only memorable song is "One Night in Bangkok," which Murray Head, ...

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  20. Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits -Mamma MiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Case , Beth Leavel , Aaron Lazar , Zak Resnick , Clarke Thorell and more. Inspired by the story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs and directed by Phyllida Lloyd , Mamma Mia! is Judy Craymer 's vision of writer Catherine John son's sunny, funny ...

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