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  1. Dez on the cover of Rolling Stone, thanks magazine for sharing the 'real Dez Bryant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Dallas Morning News

    When Bryant switched agents last November and signed with Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports, he said he wanted to expand his crossover appeal. "It's about me branding myself and being an icon for these kids," Bryant said then.

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  2. LIVE! Folk trio Granny's Attic, Dr Hook & Warm Festival, DorchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Last year the trio, consisting of George Sansome, Lewis Wood and Cohen Braithwaite-Kilcoyne, received a nomination for the BBC Young Folk Awards held at The Royal Albert Hall. George, 18, said: "I'm not sure how quickly it happened.

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  3. Local group will put on 10 'adult' plays by Shel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The writer and illustrator Shel Silverstein is best remembered for a vast collection of poems and stories aimed at children but almost equally loved by adults. He wrote of impudent kids , about plucky adults , and about a world that could be macabre on one page and innocently joyful on the next.

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  4. Eyeing up the iconic figure of Dr Hook's legendary Ray Sawyer RAY...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Daily Echo

    Though primarily a backing vocalist and occasional percussionist on congas or maracas, he sang lead on the classic The Cover Of Rolling Stone and is remembered for the eye-patch and cowboy hat he wore. Now the band that rocketed to global superstar status in the Seventies will play Eastleigh 's Concorde on October 11. The ability to pull off an emotional ballad made Dr Hook one of the most successful bands of the Seventies and Eighties with scores of gold or platinum hits.

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  5. Kim Kardashian on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Access Hollywood

    She may not be a musician, but Kim Kardashian has landed on (as the Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show song goes) "the cover of the Rolling Stone." Kim isn't the first reality star to appear on the mag's cover. Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi from "Jersey Shore," ...

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  6. Soul deep with natural-born singer Ruth PointerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... debut album]. My sisters called me in to do some background harmonies on a session for Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show-a top vocal singer in the '70s [e.g. "Sylvia's Mother," "The Cover of the Rolling Stone," and "Sharing the Night Together"]. We don't ...

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  7. Soul deep with natural-born singer Ruth PointerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... debut album]. My sisters called me in to do some background harmonies on a session for Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show-a top vocal singer in the '70s [e.g. "Sylvia's Mother," "The Cover of the Rolling Stone," and "Sharing the Night Together"]. We don't ...

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  8. Rock of ages: Older artists still viable for BOK Center dates, but the party won't last foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... ZZ Top made its first Tulsa appearance. When that show occurred at the Convention Center (with Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show as the opening act), ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons' age was 22. It was the first live rock show for Greg Buchanan, then 15 ...

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  9. Share the night with 70s rock starRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Dennis Locorriere says he is not out to recreate the 70s, but to do justice to some well-known songs. For years, Dennis Locorriere shied away from singing Dr Hook songs as they had originally been intended, believing he shouldn't try to recreate the sound of a band that no longer existed.

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  10. Music History for March 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Dr. Hook And The Medicine Show got their picture on the cover of Rolling Stones magazine in 1973, after their hit, "The Cover of Rolling Stone" reached No.6 on the US singles music chart. According to the group, they really did buy five copies for their mothers, just like the song said.

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  11. Music on My MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Siris

    Dr. Hook and The Medicine Show, "Sylvia's Mother". This song was written by Shel Silverstein, who is better known for his comic poetry.

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  12. Dr Hook at the Brook in Southampton is the perfect tonic for the soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Daily Echo

    Due to popular demand Dr Hook featuring Ray "Eye Patch" Sawyer are back on tour with gigs on the south coast. Dr Hook & the Medicine Show, shortened in 1975 to Dr Hook, was an American rock band, formed around Union City, New Jersey.

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  13. The Style GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Pipes Drums

    After a few months' hiatus, The Style Guy returns to tackle your sartorial uncertainties, including the ongoing question of what to do with long hair, civilians wearing military attire and, of course, waistcoats. Let's see what's in the post-box this time! Long hair in a pipe band is not only the province of women.

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  14. Southport gets a check up from Dr. HookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Southport Visiter

    Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show, shortened in 1975 to Dr. Hook, was an American rock band, formed around Union City, New Jersey. They enjoyed considerable commercial success in the 1970s with hit singles including "Sylvia's Mother", "The Cover of Rolling Stone", "A Little Bit More" and "When You're in Love with a Beautiful Woman".

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  15. Jingle Fever: the Stories Behind 5 Ad JinglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Neatorama

    ... Gave Up On Me," a Top-5 country hit for Crystal Gayle; and "Girls Can Get It," a Top-40 hit for Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show. After that, Pearl moved into jingle writing. In 1984, she wrote the most-played and most famous song of her career: a ...

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  16. Celeb birthdays for the week of Feb. 1 7Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Feb. 1: Actor Stuart Whitman is 87. Singer Bob Shane is 81. Actor-comedian Garrett Morris is 78. Singer Don Everly of The Everly Brothers is 78. Singer Ray Sawyer of Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show is 78. Bluegrass singer Del McCoury is 76. Actor-writer-director Terry Jones is 73. Guitarist Mike Campbell of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is 65. Actor-writer-producer Billy Mumy is 61. Keyboardist Dwayne Dupuy of Ricochet is 50. Actress Sherilyn Fenn is 50. Singer Lisa Marie Presley is 47. Comedian Pauly Shore is 47. Drummer Patrick Wilson of Weezer is 46. Actor Michael C. Hall is 44. Rapper Big Boi of Outkast is 40. Singer Andrew VanWyngarden of MGMT is 32. TV personality Lauren Conrad is 29. Actress-singer Heather Morris of "Glee" is 28. Singer Harry Styles of One Direction is 21. Feb. 2: Comedian Tom Smothers is 78. Singer Graham Nash is 73. Actor Bo Hopkins is 71. Singer Howard Bellamy ... (more)

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  17. Celeb birthdays for the week of Feb. 1 7Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    Feb. 1: Actor Stuart Whitman is 87. Singer Bob Shane is 81. Actor-comedian Garrett Morris is 78. Singer Don Everly of The Everly Brothers is 78. Singer Ray Sawyer of Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show is 78. Bluegrass singer Del McCoury is 76. Actor-writer-director Terry Jones is 73. Guitarist Mike Campbell of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is 65. Actor-writer-producer Billy Mumy is 61. Keyboardist Dwayne Dupuy of Ricochet is 50. Actress Sherilyn Fenn is 50. Singer Lisa Marie Presley is 47. Comedian Pauly Shore is 47. Drummer Patrick Wilson of Weezer is 46. Actor Michael C. Hall is 44. Rapper Big Boi of Outkast is 40. Singer Andrew VanWyngarden of MGMT is 32. TV personality Lauren Conrad is 29. Actress-singer Heather Morris of "Glee" is 28. Singer Harry Styles of One Direction is 21. Feb. 2: Comedian Tom Smothers is 78. Singer Graham Nash is 73. Actor Bo Hopkins is 71. Singer Howard Bellamy ... (more)

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