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  1. Charity event to thank Marie Curie HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Milngavie Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Milngavie woman is organising a charity night for Marie Curie Hospice in memory of her dad who received care there during his illness.

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  2. Former Go-Getters employee sentenced in theft from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2013 | Somerset Herald

    A 26-year-old Salisbury man was sentenced to 18 months of active time today in Wicomico County Circuit Court in connection with stealing from clients at Go-Getters, where he formerly worked. Shawn Moore entered Alford pleas to three counts of theft scheme less than $1,000 and Judge W. Newton Jackson went above the state's sentencing recommendation of a fully-suspended sentence and sentenced him to three consecutive sentences of 18 months with all but six months suspended, leaving him with a total of 18 months of active time.

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  3. A bash fit for a King at the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Scot Bruce and Mike Albert present the Elvis Birthday Bash at the State Theatre Jan. 25 for the 19th year. Scot Bruce and Mike Albert present the Elvis Birthday Bash at the State Theatre Jan. 25 for the 19th year.

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  4. Rocker Jerry Lee Lewis's Harley sells for $385,000Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WISW-AM Columbia

    ... professional peak the late 1950s and early '60s, Lewis was famous -- or infamous -- as the original bad boy of rock-n-roll. A brilliant showman, he played piano with a wildly aggressive style, attacking the instrument with fists and feet as if it ...

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  5. Five people who deserve their own film biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Bill Haley & The Comets sing a frantic version of 'Rock Around the Clock' in this 1956 performance. The appearance is from the Ray Bolger TV show "Washington Square."

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    15 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    This article was originally distributed via PRWeb. PRWeb, WorldNow and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.

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  7. Pizarro: Documentary on San Jose history gets thumbs up from crowd at premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    It's no surprise that "Changing Boundaries: The History of San Jose" was well received by the crowd at the packed California Theatre during its premiere Thursday night. Even if it had been bad, it would still be the best documentary ever made about San Jose.

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  8. Tonight's Concert Picks: The Sidekicks at Golden Tea House, Suburban...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Ohio band The Sidekicks headline a stacked bill at Golden Tea House. They're on tour in support of Runners In the Nerved World , their new LP that was just released through Epitaph Records.

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  9. Legends come back to life in 'Million Dollar Quartet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Amarillo.com

    Cast members of "Million Dollar Quartet" - Colte Julian as Jerry Lee Lewis, from left; Laura Obenauf as Dyanne, Gabe Bowling as Carl Perkins, Chuck Zayas as Jay Perkins, Scott Moreau as Johnny Cash and Jacob Rowley as Elvis Presley - jam out in a scene from the musical, opening Wednesday in Amarillo. Jerry Lee Lewis rocks out with other musicians in "Million Dollar Quartet," the latest from Civic Amarillo's Broadway Spotlight Series.

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  10. See the real Jersey Boys! Franki Valli & the Four Seasons come to Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2012 | Examiner.com

    If you're a theatergoer who loved Jersey Boys and the music from the 60's and the Four Seasons, now's your chance to enjoy the real deal when Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons hit the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood this March. Ticket prices range from $44-$74, and there will be two shows: March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.

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  11. Bruce Springsteen's legendary 1978 Cleveland gig tops this week's new musicRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Bruce Springsteen performs with U2 during a surprise concert in support of World AIDS Day in Times Square in New York, December 1, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri The concert calendar is still pretty empty.

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  12. Community Calendar: Jan. 24 - Jan. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Prescott Gateway Mall, 3250 Gateway Blvd., Community Room. 1-877-827-4376; www.BloodHero.com .

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  13. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:01:23 21:05:20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Tribune

    JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER The cast of "Million Dollar Quartet" performs the opening number presented by Broadway Theater League of NEPA in the Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple on Friday. Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins boast enough fans to fill the world's largest venues many times over.

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  14. Southern Nash rallies to beat Rocky Mount High in overtimeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The Firebirds trailed Rocky Mount High by four with 20 seconds remaining in a game it led for more than three and a half quarters. Coach Robbie Kennedy set up his press, and senior forward Marquise Wright got a strip and layup with eight seconds remaining to tie the game.

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  15. Items From Storied Caribou Ranch Recording Studio For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    The auctioneer says it's hard to quantify nostalgia, so she's not predicting how much will be raised in a sale of everything from pianos to Western-themed decor from a recording studio that put the Rocky Mountains on the rock 'n' roll stage. More than 400 lots are part of Saturday's auction in Denver of items from Caribou Ranch, where stars like Michael Jackson and Elton John recorded in a converted barn and relaxed in cabins named for Native American chiefs.

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  16. Zac Brown Band at Hangout Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 95 KSJ

    Three-time GRAMMY winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band have become one of music's most heralded acts. The band's three platinum-selling albums, Uncaged, You Get What You Give, and The Foundation have sold nearly seven million copies total and produced a historic series of eleven #1 hit singles.

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  17. See Musical Legends Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons at the Long Center, 2/17Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's just too good to be true! Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons are headed to the Long Center. Performing favorites including "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Rag Doll," "Grease," "Dawn," "Sherry," and "December 1963 ," Frankie Valli is the hottest ticket in town.

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  18. Rocker Jerry Lee Lewis's Harley may set record at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... his professional peak the late 1950s and early '60s, Lewis was famous - or infamous - as the original bad boy of rock-n-roll. A brilliant showman, he played piano with a wildly aggressive style, attacking the instrument with fists and feet as if it ...

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  19. The Sidekicks kicking off tour with BV-presented release show tonight ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Brooklynvegan

    After a couple of albums established them as a clear cut above their local scene, [ The Sidekicks ] the jump to Epitaph and got a big-name producer involved. By 2012's Awkward Breeds , the Sidekicks were punk rock in ethics only, but their angsty beginnings still subjected them to the same ol' tired comments about alienating their fans from the basement days.

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  20. Kim Fowley's Hollywood funeral draws stars, L.A. music insidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    It was a definitive passing of an era, or two or three or four: L.A. music impresario Kim Fowley was laid to rest Thursday at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Those looking to understand Kim Fowley's philosophy of rock 'n' roll salesmanship can get a sense by how he described hawking songs here in the early 1960s, when he was racing through the city as a twentysomething hipster/huckster looking to make a mark.

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