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  1. Missing lectures to hear Wogan in the bath a " fun times at Dudley Training collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Black Country Bugle

    A group from St Georges Hall Back row, from left: Duncan Philips, Lloyd Marshall, Tom King, unknown, Roy Gardiner, unknown. Front: unknown, John O'Connor, Dave Bancroft I ARRIVED at Dudley College of Education as a young student in the late summer of 1969 for a new and exciting adventure that was not to end for another 45 years, to the Bubblegum sound of Sugar, Sugar by The Archies.


  2. Vintage photos of N.J. in the 1960sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of the year being the soundtrack from "The Sound of Music." In 1969, those number-ones were "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies (best-selling single) and "In-a-Gadda-Da-Vida" by Iron Butterfly (best-selling album) a The highest rated TV show of 1960 was ...


  3. BWW Review: Renovated Rainbow Room at 30 Rock Provides a Sumptuous...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 |

    ... sly from "Dance Away" (Roxy Music), "Sunday Girl" (Blondie), "Something Stupid" (Nancy Sinatra), "Sugar, Sugar" (The Archies), "She's Not There" (The


  4. Business bites: rate dates a UK's fate a Peabody too late aRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | Crikey

    Sugar, Sugar #1 :. The Archies' '60s pop classic sums up the immediate impact of the two-day US Federal Reserve meeting: accommodating, and just loved by punters who had thought the current rebound was starting to run out of oomph.


  5. The dancer with three left feet: police eye Pomeranian as Mong Kok riot street returns to partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... past week. But now, in an absurd twist, officers stood by as middle-aged men and women danced to Sugar, Sugar by The Archies. And another man was so moved by a crooning busker - nicknamed 'aunties', they've become a more common sight on streets ...


  6. Hit Factory 2 Celebrates Music Royalty, February 6-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... Paul Revere and the Raiders and Van Morrison. Producers also turned to television and created The Monkees and The Archies to continue churning out hit records. Ultimately, these efforts could not stop the tide and songwriters left the Brill model ...


  7. Let's Twist (again) in Hit Factory sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... Raiders, Jay and the Americans and Van Morrison and creating music for TV-inspired bands like The Monkeys and The Archies. Eventually they branched off into their own musical directions and made household names of Neil Diamond, Paul Simon, Burt ...


  8. Viewers slam 'awkward' Nigella Lawson interview on The Late Late ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 |

    ... on the wrong foot however, and it all started with a song. The Camembert Quartet's rendition of 'Sugar Sugar' by The Archies accompanied her entrance on set, which then led to Ryan's first line of questioning about her love of sugar. The ...


  9. Lehigh Valley Comic Con celebrates Archie, Riverdale High's favorite teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... morning cartoons, a couple of live action television and film projects? And in 1969, the gang's garage band (The Archies, what else?) had the No. 1 song in America with "Sugar, Sugar." Anyone who has a fascination with Archie's popularity should ...


  10. Songwriter Andy Kim To Be Inducted Into Canadian Music Industry Hall Of FameRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 |

    The Montreal-born star, who has sold over 30 million records, became a teenage music sensation in the 1960s and moved to New York, where he worked in the fabled Brill Building, writing songs like How'd We Ever Get This Way?, Rock Me Gently and Sugar, Sugar, which became a huge hit for The Archies. Announcing his induction on Thursday , Canadian Music Week president Neill Dixon said, "Andy Kim's contributions to the Canadian and international music community are truly remarkable in his career, which spans over half a century."


  11. One punch and Elvis is a bad dudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 |

    ... Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong for the Gordy (Motown) label. The song replaced the No.1 "Sugar, Sugar" by The Archies. "Can't Get Next To You" stayed at the top of the No.1 spot on the Billboard Top Pop Singles until it was replaced by Elvis ...


  12. fighting: Who's the Best Musical Cat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Spin

    ... version for maximum impact. Rachel Brodsky: Josie and Pussycats, of course. Riding on the surprise success of the Archies' wholesome "Sugar, Sugar," Hanna-Barbera took Josie, Melody, and Valerie out of the comics and put them on the '70s morning ...


  13. Some of the best music just gets better as time goes onRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... play songs when we were in there. For some reason, "Yummy, Yummy, Yummy" by the Ohio Express, "Sugar, Sugar" by The Archies and Tommy Roe's "Dizzy" are the only songs I remember. When we were in Pueblo for the summer of 1969, "One" by Three Dog ...