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  1. Steve Miller will keep on rockin' with sold-out Pacific Amphitheatre showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Wave

    Next: Miller performs at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Humphrey's Concerts By the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego ; and 9 p.m. July 31 at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, 32250 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage Steve Miller is one of the lucky ones a musician who has sold millions of albums, has a catalog full of hit singles, and 50 years after he got his start playing blues in bars around Chicago, still has a thriving career. "When I was a kid, I never thought I would ever be able to make records and never really thought seriously about a musical career because a musical career was being Fabian or Frankie Avalon or something," Miller said in a teleconference interview.

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

    Wednesday Jul 15 | 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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  3. Happy days are here againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Langley Times

    ... Courage. Following the dance in the parking lot, two movies will be played: Back To the Beach , featuring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello, followed by Rebel Without a Cause , featuring James Dean, Natalie Wood and Sal Mineo. A '60s style ...

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  4. Meat Loaf, Golden Boys Frankie Avalon, Fabian and Bobby Rydell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Morning Call

    Meat Loaf, the theatrical rocker whose 1977 album "Bat Out of Hell" sold 14 million copies in the United States, will return to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. Meat Loaf will perform at 7 p.m. Nov. 17 and The Golden Boys at 7 p.m. Nov. 13. Tickets, at $49.50-$79.50 for Meat Loaf and $45.50-$65.50 for The Golden Boys, will go on sale at 10 a.m. July 17 at www.

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  5. Theatre Review: 'The Bikinis' at the Depot TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | North County Public Radio

    ... with fluff, especially when it's this well done. The play even manages to work in "Beach Blanket Bingo" and Frankie Avalon. The audience had a great time and so did I. On a scale of one to five, the Depot Theatre production of "The Bikinis" gets ...

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  6. Prime Stock tackles light comedy, serious fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... to the outdoor stage at Red Deer's Bower Ponds. In time-travelling to the mid-1960s of the Annette Funicello/Frankie Avalon beach-blanket movies, this production will be more about under-wired swimsuits and decal-festooned surfboards than ...

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  7. Back to the StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Pasadena Weekly

    Frankie Avalon will forever be known for two major showbiz landmarks: bopping around with Annette Funicello under the summer sun in a string of mindlessly entertaining 1960s-era beach-party films, and for his turn as Teen Angel in 1978's perennially popular musical "Grease." But he'll be making more memories for Pasadena's music fans this Saturday night when he performs at the Levitt Pavilion in Pasadena.

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

    Jun 23, 2015 | 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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  9. These Classic Cult Movies Were Filmed in L.A.'s BackyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | 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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  10. Tradition is a family affair at Sykesville carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | 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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    Jun 17, 2015 | 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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  12. OSF Shoots for the StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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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  13. Music History for June 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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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  14. Tonight's Movie: Beach PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | 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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  15. Book Deals: 'LA Weekly' Critic Besha Rodell, Singer Frankie Avalon, and MoreRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | 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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  16. South Philly's crumbling idols mural needs a rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | 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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  17. South Philly's crumbling idols mural needs a rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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