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  1. Surfa s up again in Disney Channela s a Teen Beach 2aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Star-Telegram.com

    Grace Phipps wasn't born yet - not even close - when Frankie Avalon and Annettte Funicello were kicking up sand in the 1960s "Beach Party" movies. But the actress, born in Austin and raised in San Antonio, grew up loving this genre.

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  2. These Classic Cult Movies Were Filmed in L.A.'s BackyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | LA Weekly

    Beach Blanket Bingo , arguably Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello's most popular beach movie, was filmed at locations around Malibu, including Leo Carrillo Beach. EXT. HOSPITAL - ANOTHER ANGLE - NIGHT - She quickly takes the keys out her purse, drops them, picks them up, flings open the trunk, rolls the corpse still covered in the sheet off the gurney into the back, slams the trunk shut, hops into the driver's seat, starts the engine and backs up just as Judy and Doralee come running outside looking for her.

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  3. Tradition is a family affair at Sykesville carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... themed after the American International Pictures' "Beach Party" movie series from the 1960s, starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. The fun house featured images of dancing teens and an animatronic doll - as well as plenty of '60s rock and ...

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    Wednesday Jun 17 | Englewood Review

    ... Seeing only blue and brown interiors, I decided I wanted a tropical cabana, a beach shack. Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon, Beach Blanket Bingo, the Big Kahuna, Jimmy Buffet and his parrot heads, I wanted that! Something bright, cheery and fun! ...

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  5. OSF Shoots for the StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... in 2003. Immediately following graduation, she was cast as Marty on the National Tour of "Grease!" with Frankie Avalon and Chubby Checker. Following the tour, Weaver lived in New York, where she was featured in several new musical workshops and cast ...

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  6. Music History for June 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Examiner.com

    Sam Cooke insists on racially integrated seating for tonight's dual-headlining show with Jackie Wilson in Norfolk, Virginia in 1959. Frankie Avalon begins a 12-day tour of South America in 1961, one of the first rock tours to play on the continent.

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  7. Tonight's Movie: Beach PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... yet I found it pleasant, colorful company. There's almost no plot, but to attempt a description: Frankie (Frankie Avalon) and Dolores (Annette Funicello), dueting the title song, arrive at the site of their beach vacation. (The movie immediately ...

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  8. Book Deals: 'LA Weekly' Critic Besha Rodell, Singer Frankie Avalon, and MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Eater

    ... notes Publishers Marketplace . There is no information regarding a release date yet. Singer and actor Frankie Avalon has landed a book deal. According to Publishers Marketplace, the entertainment legend is writing a cookbook called Frankie Avalon's ...

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  9. South Philly's crumbling idols mural needs a rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... movie Grease came years after he burst onto the Hollywood scene as a singer and actor. "Whether people know Frankie Avalon or not, it is something that is part of the history of this city." "There's no need to replace it (or whitewash it) until ...

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  10. South Philly's crumbling idols mural needs a rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... drank out of it, you became a singer. If you dipped your foot into it, you became a dancer," the singer says. Frankie Avalon, Chubby Checker, Fabian, Al Martino, Jack Klugman, Marian Anderson, Mario Lanza, Joey Bishop, James Darren - they are but a ...

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  11. Stevie Ray Vaughan and Dick Dale Perform "Pipeline" | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Guitar Player

    ... of all time. The clip comes from the 1987 comedy Back to the Beach , featuring Sixties stars like Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello and Bob Denver and Alan Hale Jr.-Gilligan and the Skipper, respectively, from Gilligan's Island -as well as Pee-wee ...

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  12. April 2015 Movie MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... had competition that month from Beach Blanket Bingo , the fourth similar pairing of Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalon . You might recall it for an early film appearance by a 22-year-old Linda Evans as singing star Sugar Kane. 85th - 1930a 2s All ...

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  13. Hemmings Sunday Cinema - chicken shed Ferrari, Laurel and Hardy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... head in another life direction thanks in part to his DeLorean. * What happens when you throw George Barris, Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello at the same flick, but try to steer them away from the beach-party formula? You get the 1966 movie " ...

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  14. When John Wayne came to the AlamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... of the 1960 film "The Alamo," including (from left of the helmeted soldier) John Wayne, Linda Cristal, Frankie Avalon, Richard Boone and Pat Wayne, pay tribute to the fallen defenders of the Alamo during a ceremony on Alamo Plaza on Oct. 24, 1960, ...

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  15. Frankie Avalon performs at the Surf BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | KIMT

    The winter dance party is all about remembering the Day the Music Died and bringing the sounds from the 1950s era back to life. Many remember him as the heart throb teen singer in Grease, but now for those in attendance at the 36th annual Winter Dance Party, Frankie Avalon will be remembered as the headliner and grand finale at the Surf Ballroom.

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  16. Beach Blanket Bingo: null / Frankie Avalon & Annette FunicelloRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Cincinnati Library

    New streaming video from Overdrive! When a publicity stunt to promote the singing career of Sugar Kane balloons out of control, the gang are pulled into the ensuing comic adventures.

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  17. Carol Channing In SKIDOO Blu-Ray Now AvailableRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... since she started dating a hippie named Stash ( John Phillip Law ). Two of Tony's superiors, Angie ( Frankie Avalon ) and Hechy ( Cesar Romero ), order him to get arrested, go to prison and once behind bars whack "Blue Chips" Packard ( Mickey Rooney ...

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  18. Bobby Rydell to Play Suncoast Showroom TonightRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bobby Rydell, All-American boy of the Baby Boom era, will perform his rock n' roll hits at the Suncoast Showroom tonight, January 10 and tomorrow, January 11. With good looks, fame and talent, Robert Ridarelli -- better known as Bobby Rydell -- is considered an original American idol. After a teenage gig as drummer for Rocco and the Saints, where he played with trumpet player Frankie Avalon, Rydell launched his successful solo act in 1959.

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  19. Peacock Loop Diner Smooths Its Feathers After Rocky Opening: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | River Front Times

    ... out of the film Grease . From the Skee-Ball to the neon lights that set the counters aglow, I half expected Frankie Avalon to appear from behind the curtains of the diner's rotating booth (the "Carousel of Love") for a rendition of " Beauty School ...

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  20. Bobby Rydell to Play Suncoast Showroom, 1/10-11Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bobby Rydell, All-American boy of the Baby Boom era, will perform his rock n' roll hits at the Suncoast Showroom January 10 and 11. With good looks, fame and talent, Robert Ridarelli -- better known as Bobby Rydell -- is considered an original American idol. After a teenage gig as drummer for Rocco and the Saints, where he played with trumpet player Frankie Avalon, Rydell launched his successful solo act in 1959.

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