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  1. Texas comes to New York at Belfast libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... Director and for the screenplay. The film's theme song, "Everybody's Talkin'" by Fred Neil, won the Grammy for Harry Nilsson as Best Male Pop Vocal Performance. Courier Publications' A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. ...

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  2. Wild Reeds' world on the road, in LRRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | NWAonline

    ... were whittled down to the 11 that make up The World We Built . When she was around 8 or 9, she got a CD of Harry Nilsson's Nilsson Schmilsson from her mother, which started her love affair with classic FM radio rock. "I learned every word of that ...

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  3. Jonathan's Weekend MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    Fred Astaire - I Love Louisa - The Band Wagon Harry Nilsson - Lullaby In Ragtime - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night Irving Berlin - A Little Fish In A Big Pond - Demonstration Record John Raitt/Bonnie Raitt - Anything You Can Do - Broadway Legend Tony Bennett - I Used To Be Color Blind - Life Is Beautiful Lin-Manuel Miranda - Alexander Hamilton - Hamilton Kelli O'Hara - All The Way - Wonder In The World Louis Armstrong - All Of Me - Masters Of Jazz Jessica Molaskey - All That Jazz - Make Believe Patsy Cline - Always - The Definitive Collection Nat King Cole - Alone Too Long - The Classic Singles Pete McGuinness/Andrea Wolper - Let's Get Lost - Certain Relationships Aretha Franklin - Exactly Like You - The Electrifying Aretha Franklin Mel Torme - It's A Blue World - It's A Blue World Jo Stafford - Let's Take The Long Way Home - The Jo Stafford Story Frank Sinatra - I Loved Her - ... (more)

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  4. Mike Gordon Debuts Inventive Cover Of '60s Hit In AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | JamBase

    ... Neil originally writing the tune in the Fall of 1966. While Neil's version didn't make much noise, a cover by Harry Nilsson went all the way to #6 on the Billboard singles chart in 1969. "Everybody's Talkin'" was used within the film Midnight Cowboy ...

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  5. Pop rock charm conquers evil on Dominic's "Savior"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... guitars may have the punch of a modern record, the playful lyrics bear the mark of songwriters the likes of Harry Nilsson and Leonard Cohen . Finger-pointing lines like "Narcissistic people breed narcissistic kids" are tempered by a warm bed of ...

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  6. Rockers' back-to-their-roots cover albums rarely flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... kind of great. The 70s offered up a handful of classics: David Bowie's Pin Ups (rock covers, mostly British), Harry Nilsson's A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night (standards) and Willie Nelson's Stardust (also standards, sleekly done). In the ...

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  7. Judging albums by their coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... of great. The '70s offered up a handful of classics: David Bowie's " Pin Ups " (rock covers, mostly British), Harry Nilsson's " A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night " (standards) and Willie Nelson's " Stardust " (also standards, sleekly done). ...

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  8. Song of the Day: 'It's So Easy' by Harry NilssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Tucson Weekly

    By the end of the '70s, Harry Nilsson was becoming a sort of swollen-livered Norma Desmond, lost to mainstream tastes that mostly favored sellout soul, corporate rock, and, to a lesser degree, some good post-punk shit. More, conventional music-critic wisdom has long said that Nilsson's famously blown voice ruined his post-1973 albums.

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  9. 33 Albums You Have to Hear This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Thrillist

    ... their 10th record, which finds them riffing on the album title of bathrobe pop classic Nilsson Schmilsson by Harry Nilsson. Release date: 9/9 Label: Bad Seed Ltd. If the stark, haunting video for "Jesus Alone" is any indication, the latest record ...

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  10. Wilco Dials Down The Volume But Maintain Intensity On 'Schmilco'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Chicagoist

    It makes sense that the title of Wilco 's new album, Schmilco , triggers thoughts of Nilsson Schmilsson , Harry Nilsson's 1971 masterpiece. Both albums see intensely prolific songwriters feeling perfectly comfortable in their own talents; and both showcase artists bucking expectations.

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  11. Review: Wilco's 'Schmilco' Is Their Most Pastoral Album in YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... energized and maybe a little bit defensive. (In some ways, it was their anti-"dad rock" record.) With a nod to Harry Nilsson's pop-eccentric touchstone Nilsson Schmilsson , Tweedy's mood is less self-conscious and more easygoing on Schmilco . His ...

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  12. At 47, Cait Brennan Could Be Pop-Rock's Next Big ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... singer-songwriter released Debutante , which is as powerful a debut as any in recent memory. If you combined Harry Nilsson, Paul McCartney, Rhodes, and a touch of Jane Wiedlin into one person, you'd have Brennan, whose sound identifies clearly with ...

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  13. Quick Hits: Alternative Press Music Awards / Marilyn Manson, Wilco, Beck, Led Zeppelin, KeshaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | FMQB

    ... album Star Wars , Wilco will put out another new album. Titled Schmilco (a likely tip of the hat to the late Harry Nilsson 's album Nilsson Schmilsson ), it will arrive September 9 via their own dBpm Records label. "I think this record is 'joyously ...

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  14. Wilco Shares New Song, New Album DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... full-length ready to go. Today they've confirmed that album is called Schmilco (possibly a reference to Harry Nilsson's 1971 release Nilsson Schmilsson ) and is due out Sept. 9 on the group's own dBpm Records. Wilco is also sharing a new song from ...

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  15. Playlist: Best Harry Nilsson songs for what would be his 75th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Remembering Harry Nilsson on what would have been his 75th birthday with a playlist of his best songs, from "Everybody's Talkin'" to "Pussy Cats." Playlist: Best Harry Nilsson songs for what would be his 75th birthday Remembering Harry Nilsson on what would have been his 75th birthday with a playlist of his best songs, from "Everybody's Talkin'" to "Pussy Cats."

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  16. SRI Records Celebrates Harry Nilsson's 75th Birthday With "Dream On Nilsson"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.srirecords.com Music: In celebration of Harry Nilsson's 75th birthday, SRI Records is pleased to release "Dream On Nilsson, a tribute to the great Harry Nilsson, who would have turned 75 on June 15th this year. Dream on Nilsson, , a talented group of musicians who recorded the album, are dedicated to the talents of Harry Nilsson and recorded this album in an effort to bring his great music to a new audience.

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  17. SRI Records Celebrates Harry Nilsson's 75th Birthday With "Dream On Nilsson"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Mi2n

    In celebration of Harry Nilsson's 75th birthday, SRI Records is pleased to release "Dream On Nilsson, a tribute to the great Harry Nilsson, who would have turned 75 on June 15th this year. Dream on Nilsson, , a talented group of musicians who recorded the album, are dedicated to the talents of Harry Nilsson and recorded this album in an effort to bring his great music to a new audience.

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  18. SRI Records Celebrates Harry Nilsson's 75th Birthday With 'Dream On Nilsson'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | PR Log

    June 3, 2016 - PRLog -- In celebration of Harry Nilsson's 75th birthday, SRI Records is pleased to release "Dream On Nilsson, a tribute to the great Harry Nilsson, who would have turned 75 on June 15th this year. Dream on Nilsson, , a talented group of musicians who recorded the album, are dedicated to the talents of Harry Nilsson and recorded this album in an effort to bring his great music to a new audience.

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  19. Harry Nilsson fan campaigns for Rock Hall induction with fun runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    The late Harry Nilsson, that is. She loves the two-time Grammy-winning artist so much she has begun a campaign to have him inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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  20. See Iggy Pop Celebrate Love Paris-Style in Surreal Animated VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... itions of Cole Porter's "What Is This Thing Called Love," Fred Neil's "Everybody's Talkin'" (made famous by Harry Nilsson) and the Beatles' "Michelle." Earlier this year, Pop followed up Aprs with Post Pop Depression , which was made with Josh Homme.

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