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  1. Founding Mysterians recall recording No. 1 hit '96 Tears' at studio inside Bay City homeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Mark started writing the words. He said he'd written the words a long time ago." An Oct. 1, 1966, performance on Dick Clark's American Bandstand was followed by the song going to the top of the charts on Oct. 29, before being bumped by The Monkees' ...


  2. Mayor to dedicate '96 Tears' as Bay City's official rock and roll songRead the original story

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... with "Midnight Hour." On Oct. 1 of that year, the band made its national television debut, performing the song on Dick Clark's American Bandstand. On Oct. 29, the fuzzy song with the putdown lyrics, infectious organ notes and minimalistic ...


  3. Bushkill doo-wop legend joins TV show celebrating classic music, carsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Pocono Record

    ... still with us, and introduce them to today's young people," Carter said. Rotkin recalled his appearance on Dick Clark's "American Bandstand," and touring with him on "Caravan of Stars" in 1964. This was also a time when the U.S. involvement in ...


  4. The Doors appearance on American Bandstand pushes Light My Fire to number 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Examiner.com

    July 22, 1967 The Doors appeared on Dick Clark 's American Bandstand for a final push to put " Light My Fire " over the top to hit the #1 position on Billboard Magazine's Hot 100 list.


  5. Rock County Fair pulls in star powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... individual lives. Anything that ever happened to you, good or bad, was scored with the music you listened to." -- Dick Clark JANESVILLE -- Dick Clark, longtime host of "American Bandstand," said it best when he referred to music as "the soundtrack ...


  6. Photos of the Doobie Brothers in concert during 2014 tour: Get your tickets nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    ... company that they will be in as a result, like musical and entertainment stars Johnny Cash, George Jones and Dick Clark, who once told Tom Johnston that he looked like Burt Reynolds in an American Bandstand appearance. And if you ever wondered what ...


  7. Rock County 4-H Fair pulls in popular performersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | CSI Media

    ... that ever happened to you, good or bad, was scored with the music you listened to." JANESVILLE MESSENGER -- Dick Clark, longtime host of "American Bandstand," said it best when he referred to music as "the soundtrack of our lives." Who among us ...


  8. 10 Signs You Were Born In The 1950sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Switched

    ... when he broke Maris' 61-dinger record 37 years later.) Whether it was Murray the K, Cousin Brucie, or good ol' Dick Clark, radio DJs were your prophets of rock and roll. And when they endorsed the new Beatles or Ricky Nelson single, you didn't wait ...


  9. Jay Siegel's Tokens, Joey Dee & The Starliters and The Angels...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Best known for the 1962 single "Peppermint Twist," which hit #1 on the U.S. charts and was awarded a gold disc by Dick Clark of American Bandstand, Joey Dee and the Starliters have become a staple in the rock, rhythm and doo wop genres. ...


  10. Rick James' secrets revealed in new autobiographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | USA Today

    ... that his nose started running profusely. "I started sniffing and wiping myself until it had to be obvious to Dick Clark and a million viewers what was really going on." 5. James claims Prince stole his stage moves (!) and that bringing Prince on ...


  11. Hairspray The Musical: Musical's 43 singular actors, dancers all steal the showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... centers around Tracy Turnblad, a full-figured teenage girl who dreams of dancing on the Corny Collins Show (think Dick Clark and "American Bandstand") and winning the affections of a teenage Elvis-like heartthrob, Link Larkin. But that's not the ...


  12. dickclarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    THIS DAY IN 1956: Dick Clark made his debut as host of "Bandstand" on a Philadelphia TV station.


  13. LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In 1956, Dick Clark debuted as host of Bandstand on Philadelphia TV station WFIL.


  14. Review of HairsprayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... and featured dancer on the Corny Collins Show . Hip and confident, David Foster is a perfect fit for Collins, the Dick Clark of Baltimore, and Mike Detroit fully transforms himself into the nerdy Wilbur Turnblad. The duet Detroit's Turnblad sings ...


  15. Doo WhopperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Bohemian.com

    ... is greatly evocative: Valli's rich chilling wail, the cramped studio blocked by a clunky TV camera, a waxy Dick Clark paralyzed behind his podium. Valli is played by John Lloyd Young as a man so uncomplicated that he's slightly mysterious, a ...


  16. Dick Fox's Golden Boys a " Frankie Avalon, Bobby Rydell, and Fabian come to Pala Aug. 3Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Village News

    ... "Venus," "De De Dinah," and "From Bobby Sox to Stockings." Fabian Forte rose to fame after several appearances on Dick Clark's American Bandstand. He charted 11 U.S. Billboard singles including "Turn Me Loose," "Hound Dog Man," and his biggest hit, ...


  17. Hit Men keep classic Jersey sound goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Journal Gazette

    ... it? Bada-boom, bada-bing. Then there is the more simplistic connotation, the music version, the throwback era of Dick Clark and 'American Bandstand.' Those were the formative years, when Top 40 AM radio stations ruled the industry, blasting into the ...


  18. Remember whena Radio DJs here and elsewhere stimulated our taste in R&BRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Weekend

    ... - Black and White. These visionaries were just as important as nationally renowned pioneer Alan Freed, and Dick Clark who went on to gain fame on TV's "American Bandstand." Over the years, popular, well-known Black DJs gracing the airways in my ...


  19. Oh, What A Night! With 'Jersey Boys' in Orange CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | EDGE

    ... on The Ed Sullivan Show, launching the group's career. Their break-out performance "Sherry" hit the airwaves on Dick Clark's American Bandstand and shot them to the top of the charts, surpassing 100 million records sold in the mid-'60s. It is the ...


  20. Casey Kasem: From 'Shebang!' to Shaggy and beyondRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... syndicated form) with KHJ's Sam Riddle; "Shivaree," hosted by KFWB's Gene Weed; "The Lloyd Thaxton Show"'; and Dick Clark's "American Bandstand," which had moved to Los Angeles from Philadelphia in 1964, and its out-of-doors companion piece, "Where ...