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  1. Alexander Kapellas, 1972-2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | MacLeans

    ... contest, Alex, with his long hair and sideburns, dressed up in tight jeans and a leather jacket to sing Jailhouse Rock like Elvis Presley. "He had the swinging of the hips perfect," Penny says. "Everybody was laughing and clapping." He was not, ...

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  2. A crowded theater weekend offers varietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Fresno Bee

    ... The score includes such hits as "Stand By Me," "Yakety Yak," "Spanish Harlem," "Kansas City," "Trouble" and "Jailhouse Rock." The duo wrote more than 20 songs recorded by Elvis Presley, many written especially for him, including the title songs for ...

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  3. Community EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Amherst Daily News

    For ages zero to five. Sing songs, read stores and have a snack. 7 p.m. at the Springhill Miners Memorial Library featuring 1957's Jailhouse Rock with Elvis Presley.

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  4. Top five things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Elvis Presley joins Buddy for the rock'n'roll show of the year featuring classic hits like Peggy Sue, That'll be the Day and Oh Boy, All Shook Up, Blue Suede Shoes, Jailhouse Rock and Hound Dog. Enjoy an authentic slice of rock'n'roll nostalgia as Buddy's incredible legacy of unforgettable hit songs lives on.

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  5. The South, performing at the Wycombe Swan this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Elvis Presley joins Buddy for the rock'n'roll show of the year featuring classic hits like Peggy Sue, That'll be the Day and Oh Boy, All Shook Up, Blue Suede Shoes, Jailhouse Rock and Hound Dog. Enjoy an authentic slice of rock'n'roll nostalgia as Buddy's incredible legacy of unforgettable hit songs lives on.

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  6. Palace Theatre rocks with 'All Shook Up'Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | UnionLeader.com

    ... set in the 1950s and based on a story by Joe DiPietro, features Elvis Presley tunes like "Heartbreak Hotel," Jailhouse Rock," and "Can't Help Falling in Love," as well as some hip-swiveling moves, romance, mistaken identity and a bit of ...

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  7. S.A.'s infamous Hispanic Elvis spills allRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... A. I don't even need music; what I do, I do naturally. Sometimes my friend brings a boom box with "Jailhouse Rock," "Hunk of Burning Love," all the songs. Sometimes I'll dance with the mariachis at Mi Tierra's. A. When I dance, I become flexible. ...

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  8. Oscar Pistorius Faces Sentence on Reeva Steenkamp's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | International Business Times

    Today is the day of reckoning for decorated Paralympics medalist Oscar Pistorius. The controversial athlete could either sing to the tune of Tom Jones' "Green, Green, Grass of Home" or dance away fifteen years to Elvis Presley's "Jailhouse Rock."

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  9. The Elvis Years plays at Weymouth Pavilion on October 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    EXACTLY six decades after Elvis Presley first walked into Sun Studios in Memphis as a teenage truck driver, the story of 'The King' is being brought to life at Weymouth Pavilion . This authentic concert production of the highly acclaimed West End musical 'Jailhouse Rock' features original Elvis star Mario Kombou and his band and is led by legendary producer, musical director and Ivor Novello award-winner David Mackay.

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  10. Kicking Up the Heels for a Good CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Westport Now

    Internationally acclaimed dancer Anastasia Zhitova of Fred Astaire Studio, Norwalk and graphic artist Miggs Burroughs of Westport perform their routine to "Jailhouse Rock" by Elvis Presley as part of Positive Directions "A Chance to Dance" fundraiser tonight at the Patterson Club in Fairfield. Six couples, made up of one professional dance instructor and one amateur, competed for the Mirrorball Trophy and bragging rights, but they were, as described by one dancer a team of 12 dancing for a great cause.

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  11. Michael Jackson earns from the graveRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Gleaner

    ... was more than twice what second-placed Elvis Presley, who died in 1977, earned in the last 12 months, and the Jailhouse Rock singer's $55 million was considerably higher than the earnings of third-placed Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, who made $40 ...

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  12. Smokey Joe's Cafe Opens Tonight at The Grand 1894 Opera HouseRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... enhancing its emotional power. Their catalogue includes 20 Elvis Presley hits (including "Hound Dog," and "Jailhouse Rock"), hits of The Coasters (including "Charlie Brown" and "Yakety Yak") and hits for girl groups, including the Shangri-Las ' ...

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  13. Blue Suede Shoes about the songs and their place in our memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... solely on the basis of LeBlanc and the band's command of The King of Rock and Roll's hits from the superb (Jailhouse Rock) to the silly (Clambake). It is also difficult to resist such moments as Michelle Truman channelling Ann-Margret in motion ...

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  14. A&M Elvis exhibit celebrates king of rock 'n roll with rare photos, artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Chron

    ... in the driver's seat of a convertible car smiling at Judy Tyler as she smiles back in a scene from the film 'Jailhouse Rock', 1957. (Photo by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Getty Images) (Getty Images) An autographed pair of Elvis Presley's original blue suede ...

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  15. Blinging from beyond the graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... more than twice what second-placed Elvis Presley, who died in 1977, earned in the last 12 months, and the 'Jailhouse Rock' singer's $55 million was considerably higher than the earnings of third-placed Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, who made $40 ...

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  16. Michael Jackson tops high earning dead star listRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | InsideHalton.com

    ... more than twice what second-placed Elvis Presley, who died in 1977, earned in the last 12 months, and the 'Jailhouse Rock' singer's $55 million was considerably higher than the earnings of third-placed Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, who made $40 ...

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  17. The Coasters to headline Broadway revueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... by Elvis, The Coasters, The Drifters and Aretha Franklin. Among the tunes performed by the cast will be "Jailhouse Rock," "Hound Dog," "Treat Me Nice," "On Broadway," "There Goes My Baby," "Spanish Harlem" and "Stand By Me." Headlining the show will ...

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  18. Onetime Elvis Presley home in Palm Springs to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "Hound Dog" and "All Shook Up," Presley turned his talents to musical movies including "Love Me Tender" and "Jailhouse Rock." He bought the property in 1970 for $105,000 from McDonald's honcho Ray Kroc. Singer Frankie Valli also owned the house, ...

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  19. 'The X Factor' U.K. 2014 Episode 15: Andrea Faustini stands out from the packRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... like you representing Britain. You are amazing to work with." Only the Young did a medley of Elvis Presley's "Jailhouse Rock" and the Isley Brothers' "Twist and Shout" got good but not enthusiastic comments from the judges. Cowell remarked, "They ...

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  20. This Week in Music HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... music. Initially the BBC refused to play the song in fear of offending stutterers. - Elvis Presley releases, 'Jailhouse Rock' which would become his 9th number one single and stay on the Billboard chart for 19 weeks. He is credited with having the ...

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