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  1. Sorry Charlie, I owe you oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The London Free Press

    Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts and Free Press reporter Jim Taylor shared a love of jazz when they met in 1965. I've always thought I owed the Rolling Stones drummer an apology for a story in The Free Press under my byline that I wish I hadn't written.

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  2. 4/10/15: Today's Top Tips: FridayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Nippertown!

    * MUSIC : The Charlie Watts Riots @ the Low Beat , Albany. It's been a looong time since dynamo power-pop trio grabbed the spotlight for a hometown show. Too long. With the debut of the Sidd Finch Project . 9pm. MUSIC : The Sweet Plantain Quartet @ ...

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  3. Spring Arts Preview: Pop music & jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Rolling Stones, from left, Ron Wood, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards are returning to Petco Park. EFE/Archivo The Rolling Stones, from left, Ron Wood, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards are returning to Petco Park.

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  4. Alain de Grosbois was a quiet force behind Canadian jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... him a question about the mixing and complimenting him on what he was doing. So he turned around, and it was Charlie Watts." Instead of his usual gig as drummer for the Rolling Stones, Mr. Watts was in Montreal that year as a bandleader, fronting a ...

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  5. The Rolling Stones, David Bailey and Taschen's big, pricey bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and a plastic pitchfork, toying with the band's dark image. "Charlie is the funniest," Bailey says of drummer Charlie Watts. "He still thinks it's going to fall apart in eight weeks' time. Charlie's always been like that." One wall is dedicated to ...

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  6. My Goodness finds a punk blues niche | Concert previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... his work with supple, blues-rock swing, reinforced by Lum' s whiplash attack, which has more in common with Charlie Watts and Buddy Rich than Tommy Ramone. But My Goodness never "feels like a bar rock band," notes Votolato, 32. "The spirit behind ...

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  7. Stars pose for 1964's Ready Steady Go Rave Mad Mod Ball photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... corner; over on the right there's fellow Rolling Stones Bill Wyman and dandy Brian Jones. Where's drummer Charlie Watts? Oh, yes, up there in the back row, as glum as ever. And the girl in the leather coat who looks like the boss's secretary? ...

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  8. Paint it black: 'Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... quickly met vocalist Mick Jagger and his guitar-toting friend, Keith Richards. They recruited a reluctant Charlie Watts for drums, who much preferred to play jazz, and Bill Wyman on bass because he had a great amplifier. Mr. Trynka's insights are ...

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  9. Zildjian family apprentice still making historic cymbals in IstanbulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... use the cymbals include percussion guru Trilok Gurtu, Dream Theater's Mike Mangini, Ringo Star of The Beatles, Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones, Nick Mason of Pink Floyd, Ginger Baker of Cream and others. As one arm of the Zildjian family was ...

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  10. Gone Fishing: Andrew Crisp pictured in one of his familiar haunts beside the Oxford CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Oxford Times

    ... that were on, there was much confusion on the stage with amplifiers, speakers etc all over the stage. I asked Charlie Watts if I might move his kit so that I had space to set up my meagre equipment. 'Don't bother,' he said, 'use mine.' So I played ...

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  11. The Rolling Stones, "Waiting On A Friend (Hampton Coliseum, 1981)": One Track MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... Keith Richards gamely tangles for a time with Keys, working against and with the smooth river-bed formed by Charlie Watts and Bill Wyman, Jagger joins the lyric again. He quickly reinhabits, and then discards, both the bray and then the honk before ...

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  12. Stones rock second Perth showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Yahoo!

    The 70-year-old's memory lapse was brief, as he tore into the Exile on Main Street classic at the second Rolling Stones concert at Perth Arena on Saturday night. Fans were treated to another high-energy gig from Richards, indefatigable frontman Mick Jagger, fun-loving guitarist Ronnie Wood, majestic drummer Charlie Watts and the rest of the legendary British rock band.

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  13. Stones rock Perth seven months laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... off their seventh Australian tour, the concert was stopped but Perth gave Jagger and band mates Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood some much-needed protective space as news of the tragedy raced around the world. Now the Stones are back to ...

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  14. Rolling Stones rock Perth seven months after L'Wren Scott's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Age

    ... off their seventh Australian tour, the concert was stopped but Perth gave Jagger and band mates Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood some much-needed protective space as news of the tragedy raced around the world. Now the Stones are back to ...

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  15. Mick Jagger handed Cricket Cup in AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Music-News.com

    Mick Jagger and Charlie Watts were greeted to a cricket fix in Adelaide when Don Bradman Jr placed the cricket World Cup Trophy in their hands. The International Cricket Council has announced, 'The Rolling Stones' front man Mick Jagger and drummer Charlie Watts were introduced to the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy and given a private tour of the Bradman Museum at the Adelaide Oval by John, Don Bradman's son.

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  16. Jack Symon AsherRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | What About Clients?

    ... with nearly everyone significant in British music. In his first band, which he joined in 1962, his drummer was Charlie Watts. A Scot, musical polymath and quiet madman, lke many other musicians in history, Bruce had a self-destructive streak. He ...

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  17. Late Night: RIP Jack BruceRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    ... songs such as "Strange Brew", "Tales of Brave Ulysses" and "Toad". Prior to Cream Bruce played with folks like Charlie Watts (Rolling Stones drummer) in Blues Incorporated and John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers and post- Cream with Manfred Mann and ...

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  18. Monkey Needs Spanking for Frog RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Q104.5

    ... rape. A frightening idea and yet, I laughed out loud. Poor frog. That monkey needs to be spanked. drummer Charlie Watts married Shirley Ann Shepherd 50 years ago today -- and yes, they're still together on their golden anniversary. a) the night ...

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