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  1. Paul Williams, Santaolalla do songs for 'Book of Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | USA Today

    When picking a new crop of Oscar-ready original movie songs, folks may be paying attention to the tunes of a lovelorn animated bullfighting guitar-slinger. Diego Luna not only voices the young Manolo of Paul Williams, Santaolalla do songs for 'Book of Life' When picking a new crop of Oscar-ready original movie songs, folks may be paying attention to the tunes of a lovelorn animated bullfighting guitar-slinger.

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  2. Paul Williams, Santaolalla do songs for 'Book of Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | USA Today

    When picking a new crop of Oscar-ready original movie songs, folks may be paying attention to the tunes of a lovelorn animated bullfighting guitar-slinger. Diego Luna not only voices the young Manolo of Paul Williams, Santaolalla do songs for 'Book of Life' When picking a new crop of Oscar-ready original movie songs, folks may be paying attention to the tunes of a lovelorn animated bullfighting guitar-slinger.

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  3. Movie review: 'Book of Life' is a fiesta of color and storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... featuring charming original tunes by composer Gustavo Santalolla ("Brokeback Mountain," "Babel") and lyricist Paul Williams ("The Muppet Movie") and kicky corrida-like covers of familiar songs such as Radiohead's "Creep" and Mumford & Sons' "I Will ...

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  4. Home of the Week: Georgian-style living in Bel-AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Los Angeles Times

    The Paul Williams-designed home at 227 Copa de Oro, Los Angeles, is listed at $18.95 million. A white-columned portico shelters the red front door at this stately Georgian-style estate in Bel-Air designed in the late 1920s by architect-to-the-stars Paul Williams.

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  5. 'American Idol' Alum Allison Iraheta Takes Up Residency at Hollywood's Hotel CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the song "Band Aid," written by Iraheta with husband Matthew Hager of Halo Circus and famed songwriter Paul Williams . During the live set, Iraheta explained to the crowd who Williams was, but the reference to the 1974 musical horror film Phantom of ...

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  6. Phantom of the Paradise: Brian DePalma's Horror Rock Musical Turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... After the screening, a panel, moderated by Shaun of the Dead director Edgar Wright, featured Phantom stars Paul Williams, Jessica Harper, Gerrit Graham, Peter Elbling, Jeffrey Comanor and film editor Paul Hirsch. They discussed a plot combines ...

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  7. Happy 2014 Video Birthday to Cass Elliot, Bill Medley, and Paul WilliamsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Aquarius Papers

    ... The Righteous Brothers - Legends in Concert We close today's birthday celebration with a toast to the great Paul Williams (who is not the Paul Williams of the Temptations, nor the boxer, nor the rock critic!) From Wikipedia, Paul Williams (September ...

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  8. Seventies Showbiz Fixture Paul Williams Talks Sobriety And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    With his stature, wit, blond bowl cut, wide lapels, and oversize glasses, legendary songwriter Paul Williams cut an unforgettable show-business figure in the 1970s. He made more than 48 appearances on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson -he claims to remember only six-and acted in zeitgeist films such as Battle for the Planet of the Apes, Smokey and the Bandit , and The Muppet Movie .

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  9. August Picks & Peeks 2014 Catch Up: DePalma, Jarmusch, Corman, Cuaron, Arau, Cosmotos, Brass, HustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... I have, my entire life. I bought a Phantom of the Paradise helmet and the awesome Doll from Japan, and meeting Paul Williams was a major life achievement but this is one of those films that for fans of the movie life in America has sucked. We've ...

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  10. Phantom of the Paradise: Collector's EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | HorrorTalk News

    Written and directed by Brian De Palma 1974, Region A, 92 minutes, Rated PG Blu-ray released on August 5th, 2014 Paul Williams as Swan William Finley as Winslow / The Phantom Jessica Harper as Phoenix Gerrit Graham as Beef George Memmoli as Philbin Legendary music tycoon Swan is looking for his next big success.

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  11. De Palma's "Phantom of the Paradise" rocks on Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... cult smash. Basically, "Rocky Horror" and its midnight screenings got the Winnipeg treatment all over America. Paul Williams, who wrote much of the movie's music, doesn't quite say "Phantom" was a misunderstood gem, but tells us in the extras about ...

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  12. Phantom of the ParadiseRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... cantata based on the story of Faust. The work attracts the attention of a devious record producer named Swan (Paul Williams, The Muppet Movie ), who woos Winslow with promises of fame and fortune. Alas, as soon as Swan gets his hands on the music, ...

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  13. Was Winnipeg right about Phantom of the Paradise all along?Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | MacLeans

    ... hopelessly earnest singer-songwriter Winslow Leach, and features actually hopelessly earnest singer-songwriter Paul Williams (who wrote for the Carpenters and Three Dog Night) as Swan, a Mephistophelean record producer who steals Leach's music and ...

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  14. Three fifths of Margot vocal quintet conquers Grace & Holy Trinity CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... intonation or diction. Following the intermission, Ms Cass sang "Rainbow Connection," a song written by Paul Williams. Liz did not sound like the original performer in the 1979 Muppet Movie, Kermit the Frog (Jim Henson) but she sounded like herself ...

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  15. 'Phantom of the Paradise': Home Movies pick of the week for August 5Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... the strangest retelling of the "Faust" legend ever put to film. After a devilish rock impresario called Swan (Paul Williams) steals the work of earnest singer-songwriter Winslow Leach (William Finley), and then sends him to Sing-Sing on a drug ...

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  16. New DVDs/downloads: Esther Williams, Paul Williams, moreRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | USA Today

    New DVDs/downloads: Esther Williams, Paul Williams, more Release o' the week: Also out: Blu-ray highlights: On-demand highlights: Related news: Next Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1nou7JG TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Esther Williams Vol.

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  17. Saul Canelo Alvarez and the Massacre of Erislandy LaraRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... massacre. People really only started talking about Lara after the grand larceny he was subjected to against Paul Williams in summer 2011. He looked great against Williams, one of the game's best offensive forces ever, but Paul was always about as ...

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  18. More in store on Sunday at Uncle Dave Macon festivalRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Daily News Journal

    ... Bluegrass Band featuring Val Storey. Headlining Sunday's performance showcase is legendary gospel group Paul Williams and the Victory Trio, who is presented by the Blue Porch Fellowship. In addition to the service and job fairs, Wilson Bank & ...

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  19. New feature added for 37th annual Uncle Dave Macon DaysRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... Storey, Kristina Craig, and Donna Barker. Headlining Sunday's performance showcase is legendary gospel group Paul Williams and the Victory Trio, who is presented by the Blue Porch Fellowship. The ninth annual Community Crossroads/Uncle Dave Macon ...

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  20. Sunday at Uncle Dave Macon Days - A day to relaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... Storey, Kristina Craig, and Donna Barker. Headlining Sunday's performance showcase is legendary gospel group Paul Williams and the Victory Trio, who is presented by the Blue Porch Fellowship. The ninth annual Community Crossroads/Uncle Dave Macon ...

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