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  1. EXCHANGE: Herrin City Library History Room preservesRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | SFGate

    ... rides and ballroom. Carnaghi said some big names of the era played at the facility, including Big Band names Guy Lombardo and The Dorsey Brothers, and Frank Sinatra . A picture of the park and a sign are displayed in the history room. The current ...

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  2. EXCHANGE: Herrin City Library History Room preservesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... rides and ballroom. Carnaghi said some big names of the era played at the facility, including Big Band names Guy Lombardo and The Dorsey Brothers, and Frank Sinatra. A picture of the park and a sign are displayed in the history room. The current ...

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  3. Lombardo collector's 'heart in right place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Doug Flood, who played a central role in the operation and eventual shutdown of a London museum dedicated to music icon Guy Lombardo, has died. He was 86. Fiery and outspoken well into his 80s, Flood served as curator of London's Guy Lombardo music centre on Wonderland Road until city hall closed it, citing a lack of visitors, in 2007.

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  4. My London: Greatest London show ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... and entertainment mogul: "Over the decades a large assortment of big names played here such as Glenn Miller, Guy Lombardo, Harry James, Lionel Hampton, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Stan Kenton, Nat King Cole, Sarah Vaughan, George Kirby, Gene Autry, ...

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  5. Here are some New Year's traditions from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... North Americans sound sirens and party horns to bid the old year farewell. Infoplease.com: It was bandleader Guy Lombardo who popularized Auld Lang Syne and turned it into a New Year's tradition. Lombardo first heard the song in his hometown of ...

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  6. 10 Things You Maybe Didn't Know About New Year's Rockin' EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | People

    ... fans may not know. From 1929 to 1976, the major player in the New Year's Eve broadcast game was bandleader Guy Lombardo, to the point that Lombardo's nickname had long been "Mr. New Year's Eve." In the '70s, however, Dick Clark had begun to wonder ...

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  7. Red Bank: Jukes Come Home to Count BasieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Red Bank Green

    ... the mantle of Mister New Year's Eve, a legacy that the big-band frontman inherits from the long-gone likes of Guy Lombardo and Dick Clark - and a responsibility that he fulfills with far more panache and pizazz than smiley-guy Seacrest. Our own ...

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  8. Jools Holland at The Hexagon in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Get Reading

    ... dy of songs and were joined once again on stage by Ruby, Mabel and Louise. Also included was Jools's version of Guy Lombardo's 1949 record Enjoy Yourself which the crowd were very familiar with.

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  9. Leading artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Al Pierson, the long-time conductor of Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians, is coming to Denton to speak to local jazz enthusiasts about his long-running career, but his trip won't be a very long one. Pierson, who lives on a ranch in Aubrey, raises Lipizzaner horses with his wife, and is a member of a local Baptist church, said they moved to Texas to escape the snow in Illinois and the publicity everywhere else.

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