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  1. Gerry Rafferty's guitars fetch A 25k at auctionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    THE guitar played by Gerry Rafferty on his classic song Shipyard Town, and three others owned by the late icon fetched 25,000 at an auction today in London.

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  2. Raitt brings legendary chops to festival openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... off the 41st Winnipeg Folk Festival with the slinky, sexy Used to Rule The World and a slow-burning take on Gerry Rafferty's Right Down the Line , both off her acclaimed 2012 album Slipstream . At 64, Raitt's bedroom drawl has aged like a fine wine. ...

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  3. Bonnie Raitt on the Folk Fest mainstage.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... off the 41st Winnipeg Folk Festival with the slinky, sexy Used to Rule The World and a slow-burning take on Gerry Rafferty's Right Down the Line , both off her acclaimed 2012 album Slipstream . At 64, Raitt's bedroom drawl has aged like a fine wine. ...

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  4. Take a ride in the Magnet's time machine, back to 1978: Throwback Thursday PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Thursday Magnet

    ... Course". John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John had a chart topper with 'You're The One That I Want' and Gerry Rafferty released 'Baker Street'. The World Cup was wrapping up in Argentina, where the home side would beat the Netherlands 3-1 in extra ...

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  5. Gerry Rafferty's guitars fetch A 25k at auctionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    THE guitar played by Gerry Rafferty on his classic song Shipyard Town, and three others owned by the late icon fetched 25,000 at an auction today in London.

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  6. Gerry Rafferty's guitars fetch A 25k at auctionRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    THE guitar played by Gerry Rafferty on his classic song Shipyard Town, and three others owned by the late icon fetched 25,000 at an auction today in London.

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  7. Rafferty's guitar to fetch thousands at auctionRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    THE guitar played by the late Gerry Rafferty on his classic song Shipyard Town, and three others owned by the late icon are expected to fetch tens of thousands of pounds at auction this week.

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  8. I SwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Daily Record

    ... a Thin Blue Line, a coastline, a skyline, and a deadline or two. You may go up the line or, as sung about by Gerry Rafferty, "Right Down the Line." If you're driving, you don't want to be "One Toke over the Line," as per the Brewer and Shipley '70s ...

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  9. Things We Like: Funny Things on the InternetRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Garnet And Black Attack

    ... on a Saturday. Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car" is now "Fast Dick", Alanis Morissette's "Ironic" is "Ironic Dick", Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street" is now "Baker Dick" with the immortal saxophone riff replaced by a squealed refrain of "my dick". My ...

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  10. iRig Voice and EZ Voice app want to make you a starRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

    ... wanted to try out the "No Voice" feature so I picked a recording from my iTunes library ("Baker Street" by Gerry Rafferty, a Seventies classic), imported it with a tap, stripped the vocals, then tapped the "target" button to get started. After a ...

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  11. Order Up!: Mimi Pond's Return, 'Over Easy,' Isn't Soft-BoiledRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Metropulse.com

    ... of overcooked pasta, sauce from a jar, and Miller High Life that's the deal-breaker. It happens when he puts Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street" on the turntable. "Ugh," Madge thinks to herself over the course of several panels. "How could I have missed ...

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  12. Songs for Heather's wedding ---- and songs NOT for her weddingRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | 98.1 KVET

    Heather says that Gerry Rafferty's Right Down the Line is her and Brent's song..

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  13. Director shoots revealing new film on Nat King ColeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Oxford Mail

    ... music manager, who has worked with David Bowie and the Rolling Stones' Mick Taylor and Bill Wyman, as well as Gerry Rafferty and prog rock band Yes, was contacted by Cole's family to produce the 90-minute film. It includes songs, letters from ...

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  14. Director shoots revealing new film on Nat King ColeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Witney Gazette

    ... music manager, who has worked with David Bowie and the Rolling Stones' Mick Taylor and Bill Wyman, as well as Gerry Rafferty and prog rock band Yes, was contacted by Cole's family to produce the 90-minute film. It includes songs, letters from ...

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  15. Brian MatthewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Newsday

    ... to work, he would ask me to put on his favourite LP, by which he meant his favourite song, 'Baker Street' by Gerry Rafferty. He would happily listen to that song and do whatever jobs I asked him to do around the house. Brian was really artistic and ...

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  16. On This Day in Music...April 16thRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | DC101

    ... and educational projects, but before he got into the world of politics, he was the frontman of Midnight Oil! Gerry Rafferty was born today in 1947. He was a member of Stealer's Wheel and did many solo songs as well. His biggest songs are "Stuck in ...

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  17. Gather 'Round the Fire, Woods Win Hearts 'With Light and Love'Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Spin

    ... more accessible, conceived with an ear toward top-down, tear-out-of-town FM anthems of summers past. (Is that Gerry Rafferty's riff from "Right Down the Line" that eases through "Full Moon"?) Certainly it's cleaner and richer than Woods' early lo-fi ...

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  18. Barbara Dickson: I am a natural Roman CatholicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | BBC News

    ... to a recording contract and hit records, as well as providing backing vocals for Scottish singer-songwriter Gerry Rafferty on his worldwide hit albums City to City and and Night Owl. "I listened to his songs as a young woman and heard him first in ... 1 comment

  19. Gerry Rafferty exhibition is music to fans' earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Daily Record

    ... Fletcher leading the team out in France. A unique exhibition showcasing the life and work of music legend Gerry Rafferty will open its doors in his home town of Paisley today. Bring it all Home: The Exhibition features fascinating memorabilia from ...

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  20. Rafferty's musical past heads homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Music fans are expected to flock to an exhibition on the life and work of Gerry Rafferty in his home town of Paisley.

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