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  1. Toppers: Toppers: Ear Mites, Segment 1Read the original story

    May 15, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Featuring music from private-press paramour Michael Farnetti, ex-Herman's Hermit turned synth wonker Mike Vickers, The Space Lady, Dinah Shore, Chumbawamba's godparents The Clash, Jackie Davies and His Quartet, Boredoms, Them , Kenny Graham and His Satellites with the Joe Meek-produced "Lullaby," The Jive Five, Don Bailey with "Fourteen Stories Down," Pete Seeger, and the one-and-only Django Reinhardt.

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  2. Review: Tom A Story of Tom Jones The Musical, Venue Cymru, LlandudnoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    ... with Mills not allowed to sit in the club due to "committee rules". There's a surreal encounter with an unhinged Joe Meek, who fired a gun at Tom and whose not so subtle come-ons sent him into a panic. Eventually Tom and the band move to the bright ...

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  3. Roger Simmonds from Pontypridd - the man who turned down an offer to play guitar for David BowieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... musicians including George Harrison and Eric Clapton. Highlights of his career include working with producer Joe Meek, who became sound engineer for Petula Clark, Shirley Bassey and Cilla Black, managing Shakin' Stevens before he was famous and ...

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  4. BWW Review: Real Life Rock is Critic's Magnum OpusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a Gravel Road to heart, and is now ready to bestow her genius on anyone dead enough to keep quiet about it. Too bad Joe Meek isn't around to deal with this. For those who don't know, Joe Meek was a sixties-era English record producer who isn't ...

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  5. Cambridge News published Introducing: The ScissorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... haunted mirrors) to create the right atmosphere. We love rock'n'roll outsiders, like maverick record producer Joe Meek (The Tornados, Screaming Lord Sutch), Brit-rock/glam/punk legend Jesse Hector (Crushed Butler, Hammersmith Gorillas), neo-music ...

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  6. The ShivasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... and almost shameless reverb, making for a lo-fi retro sound that one could mistake as having come from an old Joe Meek record. This holds especially true on tracks like "You Know What to Do, or Do the Crocodile," which creates a spooky, marauding ...

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  7. Living legend: Oregon City artist Leland John's decades of paintings on display March 30 to May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | South County Spotlight

    ... are in the background along with covered wagons. Some of the early people, like Dr. John McLoughlin, his wife and Joe Meek are on the Oregon City side, and Native Americans are depicted on the West Linn side, some in canoes. Also in the background ...

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  8. The Voice 2016: No chair turns for TV star Mike Berry despite 'fantastic' performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... The veteran entertainer, 73, is the latest familiar face to try out for the show. He was signed by British producer Joe Meek and enjoyed a top 30 hit with Tribute To Buddy Holly in 1961. Two years later, Don't You Think It's Time made the top 10 and ...

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  9. The Voice 2016: No chair turns for TV star Mike Berry despite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... The veteran entertainer, 73, is the latest familiar face to try out for the show. He was signed by British producer Joe Meek and enjoyed a top 30 hit with Tribute To Buddy Holly in 1961. Two years later, Don't You Think It's Time made the top 10 and ...

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  10. Are You Being Served? star Mike Berry swaps Grace Brothers for The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Most famous for playing the hapless Mr Spooner in the legendary BBC sitcom, Mike Berry will face the four spinning chairs He is the latest familiar face to audition before the all-star line-up of US artist will.i.am, Boy George, Ricky Wilson and Paloma Faith. Berry, 73, was signed by British producer Joe Meek and enjoyed a top 30 hit with Tribute To Buddy Holly in 1961.

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  11. Are you being heard? Mike Berry serves up audition on The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... of US artist will.i.am, Boy George, Ricky Wilson and Paloma Faith. Berry, 73, was signed by British producer Joe Meek and enjoyed a top 30 hit with Tribute To Buddy Holly in 1961. "I was still working in a piano shop in east London and I remember ...

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  12. Baby You're a Rich Man, On the CheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... I've always associated the sound of that instrument with "Telstar," the Tornados' 1962 instrumental hit produced by Joe Meek. So, in honor of this issue's focus on The Beatles, I'm going to re-create their unmistakable Clavioline sound using Xfer ...

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  13. Bee Gees manager and Grease producer Robert Stigwood has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... John Leyton, an up-and-coming musician and actor, whom he propelled to fame with his associate and music producer, Joe Meek. Leyton landed a TV role in Harpers West One, which saw him performing the song Johnny Remember Me on the show. Stigwood ...

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  14. Bee Gees manager and Grease producer Robert Stigwood has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... John Leyton, an up-and-coming musician and actor, whom he propelled to fame with his associate and music producer, Joe Meek. Leyton landed a TV role in Harpers West One, which saw him performing the song Johnny Remember Me on the show. Stigwood ...

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  15. Robert Stigwood, Former Bee Gees Manager & 'Grease' Producer, Dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Billboard

    He was 81. The Australian born Stigwood's first major career success came representing John Leyton in 1961, helping to secure the English singer and actor a role on the U.K. TV series Harpers West One . That deal included an arrangement for Leyton's character to preform a song on the show, which became the top-charting hit "Johnny Remember Me," produced by experimental pop producer Joe Meek.

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  16. Natalie Zenn Masters with Paul Grundman at Bernie'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... post production, and sound restoration. Key equipment in the Zenn project was from Tonelux, Valley People and Joe Meek of the PMI Audio Group. http://www.manifestmusicproductions.com Natalie Zenn's debut album will be released simultaneously in the ...

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  17. 8pmMastermindRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Radio Times

    18/31. John Humphrys invites four contestants to take to the black chair in the general knowledge quiz. The specialised subjects in this round are politician Barbara Castle, Archbishop Makarios, the McAuslan trilogy of George MacDonald Fraser and record producer and songwriter Joe Meek.

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  18. 30 Essential New Dirt Boxes: From Fuzz and Distortion to Boost and OverdriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Guitar Player

    ... after working as an audio designer for Britain's Vortexion-a studio-gear maker favored by the late sonic iconoclast Joe Meek. Some of the Meek mystique must have rubbed off, because these vibey, English-made pedals-all with buffered bypass (to best ...

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  19. Biloxi City Council rejects short-term vacation overlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    ... short-term rentals," he said. "We have to keep those houses up, just like a hotel does," he said. Donna Munro and Joe Meek said they are remodeling their condo on Reynoir Street inside and out and have rented to families, to CEOs of Trump and other ...

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  20. Biloxi Council says no to short-term rental overlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    ... short-term rentals," he said. "We have to keep those houses up, just like a hotel does," he said. Donna Munro and Joe Meek said they are remodeling their condo on Reynoir Street inside and out and have rented to families, to CEOs of Trump and other ...

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