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  1. Christmas every day? Not on my vanishing Royalties says Roy WoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... Everybody, their 1973 number one hit, this year alone. But Wood, who also founded The Move and the Electric Light Orchestra, queried that figure, saying: 'I'm sorry but I don't believe that, I believe that's more a publicity thing.' Asked on Radio ...

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  2. Electric Light Orchestra tribute band ELO Again come to BidefordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | This Is North Devon

    WHHAT better way to cure those cold winter blues by singing along to the classic summer song Mr Blue Sky? ELO Again are one of the UK's foremost Electric Light Orchestra tribute acts. They head to Bideford College this Friday evening and are the first act booked by new Bideford-based agent and promoter Queen Bee Entertainment.

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  3. Guitarist jailed for taking part in Anonymous hack attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | New York Daily News

    Guitarist Geoffrey Commander was given a 10-day jail sentence for his part in an Anonymous hack attack against MasterCard in 2010. An aging British rock guitarist who's played alongside Elton John, George Harrison and the Electric Light Orchestra has been jailed for his part in an Anonymous hack attack.

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  4. Rock Veteran Gets Jail Time for Participating in Anonymous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Billboard

    A succession of "foolish" clicks on a keyboard four years ago has landed a 66-year-old rock musician in jail. Geoffrey "Jake" Commander , a guitarist with ties to Jeff Lynne and Electric Light Orchestra , was sentenced to ten days in jail last week at U.S. District Court in Virginia for participating in an Anonymous attack on MasterCard's website.

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  5. Queen's Brian May compares Freddie Mercury and Adam Lambert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... the Grateful Dead, Black Sabbath, Chicago, the Allman Brothers Band, Kiss, Styx, Boston and the Electric Light Orchestra (to name but a few) should be seeking prompt medical attention. Everything you said in that comment is just plain wrong. Every ...

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  6. Tickets for the Park City Museum's Silver Queen Ball are available nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Park Record

    ... the ball will feature live music by The Orchestra, featuring former members of the 1970s hit band Electric Light Orchestra, and a live auction. "Our theme this year is Honoring Our Local Ski Heritage," Morrison said. "As a museum, we felt that there ...

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  7. 'Strange Magic': Lucasfilm musical based on 'Midsummer Night's Dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and based on a story by "Star Wars" mastermind George Lucas, and will feature modern-day pop songs (Electric Light Orchestra, anyone?). "Strange Magic" is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Popular songs from the ...

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  8. New Todd Rundgren Box Set Features Uk TV and Radio Performances from the 1970s and '80sRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... "Hello It's Me," "Open My Eyes," "A Dream Goes On Forever" and a cover of the classic Move and Electric Light Orchestra tune "Do Ya." The box set features 30 previously unreleased tracks, including two songs from Rundgren's 1982 Old Grey Whistle ...

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  9. Oops! 'Strange Magic' not the 'Frozen' sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... mention of it anywhere to be found on the interwebs -- at least if you're not talking about the Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) song and really, for all we know, we just might be." The site found a link to "Frozen" in that the words "strange magic" ...

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  10. a I was an amazing talent scout,a founder of pop band New Pornographers saysRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Photo by CHRIS BUCK -- The New Pornographers are, from top left, Neko Case, A.C. Newman, Kathryn Calder, Blaine Thurier, Kurt Dahle, John Collins and Todd Fancey. "Brill Bruisers" - an album of shiny power-pop songs inspired by tuneful late '60s vocal groups and the synthesizer-decorated, 1970s- and '80s-era of the Electric Light Orchestra - entered the Billboard 200 albums chart at No.

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  11. Jeff Lynne Got the Jitters Before ELO's Comeback ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    With and without the Electric Light Orchestra , Jeff Lynne has been making rock 'n' roll music for a very long time. But the prospect of reviving the ELO brand name for a London concert earlier this year still made him nervous.

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  12. Review: The Melvins: Hold it InRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... sing-along of "You Can Make Me Wait," its '70s MOR vibe making you think you've stumbled into an Electric Light Orchestra album. The Melvins always seem to be wearing a smirk, and their slightly goofy, uncool side crops up all across ...

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  13. Hendrix, Bowie, Satriani Announce Black Friday Record Store Day Exclusives [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... ng into a red and blue vinyl gatefold package featuring classic songs from America , the Bee Gees , Electric Light Orchestra , Elton John and Wings .

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  14. Hendrix, Bowie, Satriani Announce Black Friday Record Store Day ExclusivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... ng into a red and blue vinyl gatefold package featuring classic songs from America , the Bee Gees , Electric Light Orchestra , Elton John and Wings .

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  15. ...Read moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... two-LP edition of the American Hustle soundtrack, which features songs by America , Bee Gees , Electric Light Orchestra , Elton John and Wings , also will be sold. To mark each Record Store Day, a wide variety of limited-edition vinyl singles, EPs ...

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  16. A tribute act with plenty of SparkRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Oldham Chronicle

    ... playing live." Stelfox began in music as an eight-year-old drummer, but after being dazzled by the Electric Light Orchestra in the late Seventies, guitars became his new love. Completely self-taught, his first band was the Verge which played at ...

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  17. City Circle Presents XANADU at the CCPA, Beginning TonightRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the Universal Pictures cult film by Douglas Carter Beane and featuring music by Jeff Lynne (of the Electric Light Orchestra) and John Farrar , Xanadu follows the journey of the magical and beautiful Greek muse Kira, who descends from Mount Olympus ...

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  18. Dona s Top 10 From October 5, 1979Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... version. Countdown Extras: "All My Love"--Led Zeppelin (album cut rotation); "Don't Bring Me Down"--Electric Light Orchestra (#12); "Ladies Night"--Kool & The Gang (#15); "Driver's Seat"--Sniff 'N' The Tears (#19); "Heartache Tonight"--The Eagles ...

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  19. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Favorite Rock Guitar SolosRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... again showcase his songwriting and arranging chops with his upcoming studio album, "Stratosphere." Electric Light Orchestra is best known as the band that Roy Wood and Jeff Lynne started to sound like The Beatles. Seriously, look it up, their ...

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  20. For my old high school, it's been a slow buildRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | West Side and South Side Leader

    ... would have suggested the school be redesigned to look like the spaceship on the inner sleeve of the Electric Light Orchestra album Out of the Blue. Admittedly, that would have been one tough levy to pass. "Climatizing Firestone to accommodate a ...

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