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  1. Marc Ribot/The Young Philadelphians: Live InTokyoRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | All About Jazz

    ... soul are imprinted on your brain. The 1970's began with The O'Jays "Back Stabbers," which you might have heard on Dick Clark's American Bandstand, a show that originated in Philly, or perhaps you've ridden "The Love Train" or danced to "Me And Mrs. ...

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  2. The Madcap Laughed: Remembering Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett - In Action In 1967Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | JamBase

    ... the band. This video is from November 1967 when Pink Floyd were guests on American Bandstand . Introduced by host Dick Clark as "The Pink Floyd," drummer Nick Mason bassist Roger Waters , keyboardist Richard Wright and Barrett on guitar played along ...

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  3. Meeta's New EP "Timeless" Is EpicRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | Mi2n

    ... a guest vocalist performing 'Forbidden Fruit' on Dancin' On Air (Channel 17-Philadelphia). The song also aired on Dick Clark's Rate-A-Record section of American Bandstand. More recently Meeta sang the theme song for Orbicats a children's TV show. ...

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  4. Six Acts Who Need to Be On ABC's 'Greatest Hits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Houston Press

    ... offerings from the Already Been Cherished network include a weak retread of The Match Game and a reboot of those Dick Clark "Pyramid" shows. So, ABC's latest music-based program, Greatest Hits , follows the company blueprint. Each week, over the ...

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  5. Mondays with Authors: Bobby Rydell talks aboutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Courier News

    ... personalized the song to fans in a lot of different markets. Also, Cameo Records was located in Philly and so was Dick Clark with a national audience of 20 million viewers. Cameo supplied Bandstand with a stream of artists and bailed him out when an ...

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  6. Brad and Jennifer Moranz put on Summertime Variety ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Goose Creek Gazette

    ... are Garrett Graham (former lead singer at the Starlite Theatre in Branson, Mo.), Tim McManus (featured singer in Dick Clark's “American Bandstand Live” at Lake Tahoe, Nev.), and Charleston's very own Tiffany Parker (former lead singer ...

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  7. Musician segues into mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Daily Herald

    Who could have imagined that a rock bassist who performed for years with a popular South Side band and even appeared on Dick Clark's "American Bandstand" TV show would transform himself into a very successful mortgage banker? In 1986, after opening for Foghat and REO Speedwagon as part of The Hounds, having a contract with Columbia Records and appearing on "American Bandstand" alongside Hunter, Cuttone gave up music for mortgages. "I had two kids at the time and hated Los Angeles.

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  8. This week in music: 1960 Connie & BrendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... and the Rebels at number five with "Because They're Young." It was from the movie of the same name which starred Dick Clark. Eddy had a cameo in the movie. At number four was Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roy Orbison with "Only the Lonely." The song ...

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  9. Legendary radio announcer 'Cousin' Bruce Morrow on his fabulous careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    As anyone familiar with the famous radio payola scandal of the late '50s knows, the career of Alan Freed, the disk jockey who helped put rock and roll on the map, was ruined, as were others in his field for accepting illicit money to play records on their shows. Some like American Bandstand television host Dick Clark, were also called in to testify before Congress.

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  10. Quebec crooner Pierre Lalonde hosted rival TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... an American man, and moved to Long Island. It was there that Mr. Lalonde perfected his English and was exposed to Dick Clark's American Bandstand , he later told La Presse. Moving back to Montreal, his beginnings as a pop singer coincided with the ...

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  11. Eldridge Industries hires banks to review media holdings: ReutersRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | PE Hub

    Eldridge Industries , the U.S. owner of TV production company Dick Clark Productions and magazines Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter , told Reuters on Friday that it had hired investment banks to carry out a review of its media holdings. The move comes less then a year after Eldridge Industries majority owner and Chief Executive Officer Todd Boehly left investment firm Guggenheim Partners , where he served as president, to start his own company, taking media assets such as The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard with him.

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  12. Exclusive: Eldridge Industries hires banks to review media holdingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Reuters

    Eldridge Industries, the U.S. owner of TV production company Dick Clark Productions and magazines Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter, told Reuters on Friday that it had hired investment banks to carry out a review of its media holdings. The move comes less then a year after Eldridge Industries owner and Chief Executive Officer Todd Boehly left investment firm Guggenheim Partners, where he served as president, to start his own company, taking media assets such as The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard with him.

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  13. Former KLOU personality collects memorabilia from his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... When we retired this microphone, I brought it home," he said, laughing. One lucky find was a microphone the late Dick Clark used in the early days of his career. "It's the mike that was on the podium when he did American Bandstand before e they ...

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  14. Bobby Curtola, Former Canadian Teen Idol, Dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Billboard

    ... Records. The song reached No. 41 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. "When Dick Biondi from WSL Radio Chicago and Dick Clark from American Bandstand, started to play this song.....It CHANGED my LIFE!" Curtola posted above the Soundcloud link to the song ...

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  15. Where Celebrities Shop in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Phillymag.com

    ... send their stylist to Joan to pick things up while they're in town filming a movie. The Celebs: Stevie Nicks, Dick Clark, Duran Duran, Elton John, Sheryl Crow, the B52s Where They Shop: Halloween, Midtown Village "My best customer is Stevie Nicks. ...

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  16. Joseph M. Colombo explores the sonorous possibilities of metal stringsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... pitches of the guitar strings) amounted to poking fun at those more innocent days of electric guitar from Dick Clark's American Bandstand television series. More serious was the guitar solo Colombo took to begin the program, a work-in-progress that ...

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  17. Before Madonna ruled the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | CNN

    ... Corman said. One full year before Madonna appeared on television for the first time and confidently declared to Dick Clark on "American Bandstand" that she was going to "rule the world," photographer Richard Corman could have told you the same ...

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  18. LocalWater supplants labor atop GSA issues listWater supplants labor...Read the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Salinas Californian

    ... for "non-productive" time, paid sick leave a I could go on and on, but you get the idea. CROP PROTECTION. As Dick Clark used to say on "American Bandstand," "This one's rising up the charts like a rocket!" As everyone knows, crop protection tools ...

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  19. Showbiz Analysis: Legendary Teen Idol Bobby Rydell Talks Music and MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... page-turner and Who's Who of the golden days of music and Hollywood. Think Sinatra and Skelton, Ann-Margret and Dick Clark. There's a pretty good reason the musical Grease has a Rydell High. Bobby Rydell was as hot as they come and his face and ...

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  20. Bill Lewis: Is it time for the Mouse?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    Those of a certain age may remember Dick Clark in the 1950s signing off on American Bandstand in the afternoons by saying something like, "Gotta go.

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