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  1. "Playing Cilla is a dream role": Actress who beat thousands in open auditionsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    SHE was the cloakroom girl at the Cavern Club who went on to become one of the nation's biggest stars. Now Cilla Black's journey to fame is the focus of a new musical.

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  2. Charles Manson's Failed Attempt To Become A Rock 'n' Roll Star [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... ion to get signed with a record label Manson also befriended the famous Mama Cass and John Phillips of The Mamas & The Papas. Much like Neil Young and

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  3. The history of Charles Manson and rock 'n' rollRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Yahoo!

    ... his demos, producer Terry Melcher. (The producer was known for his work with the Byrds, Glen Campbell, the Mamas & the Papas, and others.) Melcher had rented the house to film director Roman Polanski, who was then off in Europe on a movie project. ...

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  4. The most frightening thing about Charles Manson was that he 'never, ever was insane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Dallas Morning News

    As the world reflects on the terrifying memory of Charles Manson following his death on Sunday at 83, few people understood his motivations as well as Fort Worth author Jeff Guinn. Guinn is an award-winning investigative journalist and former books editor for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram .

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  5. On Stage: Haley Reinhart covers a lot of groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | UnionvilleTimes.com

    ... made popular more than four decades ago are The Beatles' "Oh! Darling," The Kinks' "Sunny Afternoon," The Mamas & The Papas' "Words of Love," The Zombies' "Time of the Season," Nancy Sinatra's "These Boots Are Made For Walkin'," The Shirelles' ...

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  6. Wilkinson balancing studies with musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Bendigo Advertiser

    WORK AND PLAY: Young songwriter Sarah Wilkinson plays music in her spare time from studying to be a doctor. Picture: SUPPLIED Sarah Wilkinson can figure out if her university exams are getting in the way of her music or if it is the other way around.

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  7. All the Leaves Are BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 5 | Gilmer Mirror

    "All the leaves are brown, and the sky is gray" are the words which led the Mamas and the Papas into their great song built around the power and majesty of autumn's changes to the landscape, and to personal changes in our lives. The song is California Dreamin' and it is the result of a dream John Phillips had.

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  8. JIM "PAPPY" MOORERead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 5 | Gilmer Mirror

    "All the leaves are brown, and the sky is gray" are the words which led the Mamas and the Papas i...

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  9. Monterey Pop gave rise to today's blockbuster rock festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... blockbuster bands while showcasing different genres of music in outdoor settings. John Phillips of The Mamas & the Papas came up with the idea for three days of music with proceeds going to charitable causes. He brought in Grammy-winning record ...

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  10. Ukulele Dick and a cast of thousands come together to re-create the magic of 1967Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... include a group called the Medlers, doing an a cappella version of two of that year's biggest hits, the Mamas & the Papas' “California Dreamin',” and Simon & Garfunkel's “The Sound of Silence.” Former Doobie Brother Tiran ...

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  11. In With the Old' looking forward to Concert JamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Weyburn Review

    "In With the Old" have evolved their music over the years, and are looking forward to showing a new audience what they can do, when they perform at the Communithon Concert Jam in the Cugnet Centre on Saturday, October 21. Young and dedicated, "In With the Old" takes an extremely unique approach to memorable old-tyme music through gifted harmonies and infectious songwriting with the songs and stories being told through a small town perspective. "We started out with the goal of being a straight-up bluegrass band, but we quickly evolved into some sort of fusion of all our influences.

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  12. WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Fall Colors In MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  13. Your guide to the weekend: Ten fun things to do in HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Daily Echo

    BBC History Magazine's History Weekend is back featuring talks from more than 30 of the biggest names in popular history including Dan Jones, Michael Wood and Tracy Borman. The magnificent 13th century Great Hall which, houses a famous replica of King Arthur's round table, and the nearby Elizabethan II court, Ashburton Hall, will play host to 28 speakers from today until Sunday.

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  14. Kara Lily Hayworth performs as Cilla. Picture: Jono SymondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Cilla's greatest hits Anyone Who Had a Heart, Alfie and Something Tells Me will be performed alongside a backdrop of the legendary Liverpool Sound including the Beatles' Twist and Shout, and American influences like California Dreamin by The Mamas and The Papas and many more. The story follows the extraordinary life of the ordinary teenage girl from Liverpool, Priscilla White, and her rocky, yet incredible, rise to fame.

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  15. Paperilo fantasize about unending love in Uptown in this week's Top 5 MN music videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | City Pages

    Though certainly a lower-concept option for a music video, the lyric video is a captivating way to add visuals to a song. More than that, it allows the listener to make a deeper connection with the song by providing the words in rhythmic progression.

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  16. The Kansas City Thursday Night Link LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... September 14. Phillips gained infamy at a young age - she's the daughter of rock star John Phillips of The Mamas & the Papas and had breakout roles in the hit film American Graffiti and popular sitcom One Day at a Time. The theme for the Kansas City ...

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  17. Actress Mackenzie Phillips talks opioid addiction with KCU studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Northeast News

    Actress Mackenzie Phillips opened up to Kansas City University students about her past issues with addiction on Thursday, September 14. Phillips gained infamy at a young age - she's the daughter of rock star John Phillips of The Mamas & the Papas and had breakout roles in the hit film American Graffiti and popular sitcom One Day at a Time. That attention, however, came with a price.

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  18. Five Must-Read Graphic Novels for AdultsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Ann Arbor District Library

    ... read. For more, check out this review from NPR's 'Fresh Air' . California Dreamin': Cass Elliot before the Mamas & the Papas -by PA nA lope Bagieu- Few artists have received as much praise for their talent, or been as much of a target for ...

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  19. Lorde says she's part of the housing problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Southland Times

    ... she lists Neil Young and Fleetwood Mac as musicians who she doesn't find overwhelming. "The Mamas & the Papas get a little bit intense synesthesia-wise for me," she says. "Theres this crazy modulation going on, or all of a sudden we're in a ...

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  20. 11 WTF facts Lorde revealed in her - WTF' podcast interview4:30 pm - Sep 8, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | NME

    The youngest artist to achieve a US number one since 1987; a double Grammy award winner; Time 's most influential teenager in the world 2013 - it's Lorde. This week she was interviewed by Marc Maron for his WTF podcast , where she revealed some weird facts you've probably never heard about her before.

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