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  1. 'Under the Dome' recap: Honey, we shrunk the domeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | StarNewsOnline.com

    ... him - fulfilling his wish to be with Pauline forever. Scored by a folksy (and appropriately haunting) version of The Byrds' "Turn! Turn! Turn!," Big Jim cradles Pauline while the others look longingly into the dark hole. What did you think of ...

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  2. Best shows to see: Skygreen Leopards, EMA, Meshell NdegeocelloRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... ragged singing in the Jacobites, but where that band seemed entranced by the Faces, Skygreen Leopards love the Byrds-in 'Mascara Priscilla' they sing, 'I'm all right with the Christian life,' an obvious nod to the Louvin Brothers song 'Christian ...

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  3. FirebyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... world" by Bob Dylan, was discovered at age 18 by the New Christy Minstrels before becoming a founding member of the Byrds. That legendary band saw its first single "Mr. Tambourine Man" soar to No. 1 in 1965 when Beatlemania was at its peak and their ...

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  4. Carrying OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Eugene Weekly

    ... One unique aspect of this threesome is that each man was a lead presence in another popular band - Crosby with The Byrds, Stills with Buffalo Springfield, Nash with The Hollies. If an early summer show in Cleveland provides any insight into this ...

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  5. 'It was like a dream': For the Byrds' Roger McGuinn, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Something Else! Reviews

    The musical partnership between Bob Dylan and Roger McGuinn is no doubt most associated with breakout 1960s-era covers like the Byrds' "Mr. Tambourine Man ." But, McGuinn collaborated extensively with Dylan into the next decade, working on 1973's Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid and touring with him in the mid-1970s.

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  6. 2014 Super Chevy Show Denver: Eight Miles HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Super Chevy Magazine

    No doubt about it-the Bow Tie brigade had the Rocky Mountains rocking. With hundreds of show cars and race cars doing their thing, everyone was, as the Byrds sang back in the day, eight miles high.

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  7. Listening to Patti Smith: 'Wave'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... know why / I spin so ceaselessly / Till I lose my sense of gravity." Smith and band deliver a spirited remake of the Byrds' "So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star," with drummer Jay Dee Daugherty's inspiring bashing driving the story. (Lenny Kaye's ...

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  8. Newcastle band Blackflower hope their success continues after releasing second albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Chronicle Live

    ... or contrived in any way. "Our main influences in the beginning were melodic bands and artists like The Zombies, The Byrds, Gene Clark and Mazzy Star." Blackflower are currently working on new material and hope to release an EP of new songs either ...

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  9. Autumn HarvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Pasadena Weekly

    So, local music lovers, grab your calendar of choice and start making plans, as there are several worthy musical events on the horizon. Throughout the year South Pasadena Public Library's Community Room quietly hosts some excellent classical, folk and jazz concerts, and on Sept.

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  10. David CrosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    David Crosby, 72, a founding member of the Byrds, will be touring this summer in the U.S. with Crosby, Stills & Nash. His new solo album is "Croz" .

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  11. Opeth: 'We Will Never Sound Like On Our Old Records' [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... and I was introduced to David Crosby by Steven Wilson who played me his first solo record, and obviously he was in The Byrds and he's a master of vocal harmonies. I picked up on that and there was a time when I was writing this record where I ...

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  12. David Crosby Selling Downloads of Select Concerts from His 2014 Solo TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... CROZ , in its entirety as well as songs from throughout his career, including earlier solo material and tunes by The Byrds , Crosby & Nash and Crosby, Stills & Nash . Meanwhile, David revealed in a Twitter post that he's planning to release a DVD of ...

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  13. Hollywall Entertainment, Inc. Announces the appointment of Charlie...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | MacReport Media RSS Feed

    Charlie Springer brings to Hollywall Entertainment, Inc. more than 25 years of experience in publishing, contracts, licensing, recording, music production, releasing, marketing, manufacturing, artwork production, product assembly, distribution and sales.

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  14. Review: Tom Petty can still break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Cape Cod Times

    ... lost his Southern drawl despite his longtime California residency. Petty and his five Heartbreakers began with the Byrds' "So You Wanna Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star" - remember when early Petty was compared with Roger McGuinn? - and closed with their ...

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  15. Ric Burnup: grandfather of extremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | ABC News

    ... 'Gumpish' brushes with fame, such as when Keith Richards offered to buy his red setter dog in London or when The Byrds played a party at his parents' house. Born in England, Mr Burnup spent his young life in Kenya where, as a child, he routinely ...

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  16. Tom Petty scores big at Fenway ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Cape Cod Times

    ... lost his Southern drawl despite his longtime California residency. Petty and his five Heartbreakers began with the Byrds' "So You Wanna Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star" - remember when early Petty was compared to Roger McGuinn? - and closed with their ...

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  17. 'We could make really good music together': Two Byrds...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Something Else! Reviews

    The Byrds are still broken up, and Roger McGuinn - a confirmed solo artist - is apparently still fine with that .

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  18. Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen to perform at New Hope WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Times of Trenton

    Chris Hillman, left, a founding member of the Byrds, and Herb Pedersen, former frontman of the Laurel Canyon Ramblers, perform tonight at the New Hope Winery.

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  19. Winter Park Institute 2014-15 season of speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... architect and artist Maya Lin, President and CEO of Siemens USA Eric Spiegel and folk/rock singer Roger McGuinn of The Byrds. All events are free and open to the public. No tickets are required. Parking is available in the SunTrust parking garage at ...

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  20. Great Speeches And Interviews: Big And Little Brother Are Watching, Segment 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... So, Sam Hinton - Old Man Atom, David Rovics - Sugihara, Black Sabbath - War Pigs, The Beatles - Good Day Sunshine, The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn!(To Everything There Is A Season), Wizard of Oz - Main Title, Inca Flutes - Carnavalitos BookTV: Dragnet ...

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