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  1. Paul Collins' New Album Feel the Noise Out Today; Tour Kicks Off 9/23 in ChicagoRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... but three influential bands of that era - The Nerves, The Breakaways and The Beat (the latter even appearing on Dick Clark's American Bandstand back in the day). He later turned towards a decidedly rootsier approach to his music, exploring country ...

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  2. Oldies not looking so goodieRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | Cape Cod Times

    ... stage are what look to be some grandmother/grandfather types wailing to old sound tracks that made them famous on Dick Clark's American Bandstand . In the audience is a similar collection of over the hill rockers mouthing the familiar words that ...

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  3. Carol Olson: From the car pool lane to memory lane without a blinkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Inside Bay Area

    ... heard them: "The devil made me do it," "Here comes the judge," "Is that another chicken joke?" and many others. Dick Clark brought us "American Bandstand," which went national in 1957. That was a must watch for everyone that wanted to learn the ...

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  4. 'MDA Show of Strength Telethon': Stars unite to raise funds againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Zap2it.com

    ... Frank Sinatra in 1976) seems very likely to be among them. R.A. "Rac" Clark, son of the late television icon Dick Clark, reprises his job from last year as the telethon's executive producer. "We're always looking to be better," he tells Zap2it , ...

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  5. State should train pupils in CPR: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... lorida schools ought to do the hustle to train pupils in hands-only CPR. To paraphrase "American Bandstand's" Dr. Dick Clark , it's got a good beat, and you can save lives to it.

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  6. Paul Collins' New Album Feel the Noise Out 9/9; Tour Kicks Off 9/23 in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... but three influential bands of that era - The Nerves, The Breakaways and The Beat (the latter even appearing on Dick Clark's American Bandstand back in the day). He later turned towards a decidedly rootsier approach to his music, exploring country ...

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  7. Question Mark & the Mysterians to perform Aug. 14 in Bay City with early band lineupRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... months after they recorded "96 Tears" with bassist Larry Borjas. He toured with them and performed with them on Dick Clark's American Bandstand on Oct. 1, 1966. "It was a lot of fun," Lugo said of his youth spent with the garage rock group. "My ...

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  8. Many in Susquehanna Valley influenced by Dick ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2012 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    ... Carrelli and Bob Clayton, who were the big stars," Goldstein said. "It was a very big deal," Goldstein said. "Dick Clark was, like, to me anyway and my generation, the man." "It really is a shame that he struggled over the last few years of his ...

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    Aug 4, 2014 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    THIS DAY IN 1957: "American Bandstand" with host Dick Clark debuted on ABC. The first act to appear was The Chordettes, who later had a hit with the song "Lollipop."

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  10. Keeping the lights on: A love affair with Gay Head LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to be hooked up. Here's some perspective: when you and I were rockin' to Dick Clark and "American Bandstand" on TV in the 1950s, Aquinnah was a-twitter about the arrival of electricity. The lighthouse was ...

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  11. This Is How Madonna Was Introduced To The World 31 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Queerty

    ... " made her now-legendary appearance on American Bandstand in which she lip-synched to "Holiday" and informed host Dick Clark she "wanted to rule the world." And, as the world learned decades ago, Madonna gets what she wants.

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

    Jul 28, 2014 | 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' ...

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

    Jul 27, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 22, 2014 | 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.

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

    Jul 22, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 19, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 18, 2014 | 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 ...

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  19. 10 Signs You Were Born In The 1950sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | 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 ...

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

    Jul 16, 2014 | 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. ...

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