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  1. Roger McGuinn - Keeping the Folk Music Tradition AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... although ten years later he and wife Camilla became Christians. Prior to his becoming a major rock star with The Byrds in 1965, McGuinn worked with such well-known folk music acts as Judy Collins, The Chad Mitchell Trio and The Limelighters, as well ...

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  2. Roger McGuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hudson Reporter

    As the founder of the Byrds, Roger McGuinn is firmly established as an indisputable industry icon. From his signature 12 string Rickenbacker sound, to his instantly recognizable vocals on hits like Turn, Turn, Turn, Eight Miles High and Mr. Tambourine Man, McGuinn didn't just make music; he made history.

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  3. Denny Tedesco presents the sounds of The Wrecking CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... Using these players also saved time and money. Producer Terry Melcher brought in the Wrecking Crew to back the Byrds on "Mr. Tambourine Man," which was laid down over a matter of hours, while follow-up hit "Turn! Turn! Turn" was recorded ...

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  4. Roger McGuinn Workshop and Guitar CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hudson Reporter

    This workshop will include a history of the Byrds' musical revolution as well as highlighting the computer techniques McGuinn uses in recording.

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  5. 1965: The Year the '60s Really Started to SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Houston Press

    ... released. Just a partial list would include Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone," the Rolling Stones' "Satisfaction," the Byrds' "Mr. Tambourine Man," the Beatles' "Help!", the Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'," The Temptations' "My ...

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  6. David Crosby reconnects with Byrds bandmate Roger McGuinn: 'I have great respect for him'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... exchanges are the proof. It seems to have begun when a fan asked Crosby , one of three living original members of the Byrds, if the two former bandmates were still close. "We are friendly," Crosby said of McGuinn. "I have great respect for him." ...

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  7. Song Anniversary: The Four Tops' "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)"Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Examiner.com

    ... in My Arms Again" from labelmate the Supremes from the top of both the pop and R&B charts. It would also dethrone the Byrds' "Mr. Tambourine Man", after that song knocked it out of the top. Thus, "I Can't Help Myself" would spend a total of two ...

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  8. Court Clarifies Class Ascertainability in Computer Spyware CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | FindLaw

    ... program called "PC Rental Agent," which collected screenshots, keystrokes and webcam images of users. According to the Byrds, the spyware snooped on them well over 300 times in 11 days, capturing information such as credit card numbers, passwords, ...

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  9. Sleepy Hollow Celebrates the Periphery of the Grateful DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... would mark the halfway point in the first wave of country-rock, and further the influence felt from artists like The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, and Gram Parsons/The Flying Burrito Brothers. It's no surprise, then, that many artists sought the Dead ...

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  10. EquinimityRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | New Urban Legends

    Claim: The Byrds fired David Crosby in the middle of recording an album, then replaced him with a picture of a horse on its cover. The Notorious Byrd Brothers In 1967, the Byrds recorded one of the finest records of that landmark year: The Notorious Byrd Brothers , a shimmering, flowing, eclectic collection of songs, all bound into a magnificent cohesive work that incorporated disparate styles while still maintaining a unity of sound.

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  11. Longtime Allendale music aficionado eager to add to his record collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... bobble-head figures. Some 20 guitars on display include a 12-string Rickenbacker signed by Roger McGuinn of The Byrds and a Chuck Berry-autographed Fender Stratocaster. In addition to visiting every record store he can find in the U.S., Iuliucci ... 1 comment

  12. Roger McGuinn, co-founder of The Byrds, plays the ECC Arts Center May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Daily Herald

    During "An Evening with Roger McGuinn," McGuinn guides the audience along a journey of story and song on Saturday, May 2, at the ECC Arts Center. Spend an evening with iconic musician Roger McGuinn, co-founder of The Byrds, on Saturday, May 2 at the ECC Arts Center.

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  13. Byrds co-founder Roger McGuinn to perform May 2Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Roger McGuinn, co-founder of The Byrds, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at Elgin Community College arts center, located in Building H on the school's Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin. ELGIN – Roger McGuinn, co-founder of The Byrds, will perform Saturday, May 2, at the Elgin Community College arts center, located in Building H on the school's Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.

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  14. Dylan updates - McCrary statement, rare song release, Robbie Robertson memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Examiner.com

    ... 04. "Gimmie Danger"/Iggy And The Stooges, 05. "Whiskey Bottle"/Uncle Tupelo, 06. "You Ain't Goin' Nowhere"/The Byrds , 07. "What Good Can Drinking Do"/Janis Joplin, 08. "Mannish Boy"/Muddy Waters, 09. "Scuttle Buttin'"/Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double ...

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  15. Symply Fargone carves out a niche for itself in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For years, local resident Glen Gardner and his wife Lauren Rene Shuster were forced to travel hours upon hours to all reaches of New England in order to see the concerts they loved - blues, folk, and classic rock. As lifelong music lovers in a city that mostly brought in acts outside of their tastes, they constantly asked themselves "Why can't these types of bands play in Worcester?" Teaming up with their high school pals Philippe Gut and Gayle Fish, Gardner and Shuster decided that if the musicians they wanted to see were ever going to play in their home city, they would just have to bring them there themselves.

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  16. Dylan updates - McCrary statement, rare song release, Robbie Robertson memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Examiner.com

    ... 04. "Gimmie Danger"/Iggy And The Stooges, 05. "Whiskey Bottle"/Uncle Tupelo, 06. "You Ain't Goin' Nowhere"/The Byrds , 07. "What Good Can Drinking Do"/Janis Joplin, 08. "Mannish Boy"/Muddy Waters, 09. "Scuttle Buttin'"/Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double ...

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  17. 10 Anti-love songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... Hank Williams' (Senior) most famous song, it comes off as a kind of curse to his ex. I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better The Byrds - From the much-loved Mr. Tambourine Man album, The Byrds' I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better features a beautiful guitar, sneering ...

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  18. Symply Fargone carves out a niche for itself in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For years, local resident Glen Gardner and his wife Lauren Rene Shuster were forced to travel hours upon hours to all reaches of New England in order to see the concerts they loved - blues, folk, and classic rock. As lifelong music lovers in a city that mostly brought in acts outside of their tastes, they constantly asked themselves "Why can't these types of bands play in Worcester?" Teaming up with their high school pals Philippe Gut and Gayle Fish, Gardner and Shuster decided that if the musicians they wanted to see were ever going to play in their home city, they would just have to bring them there themselves.

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  19. Make Like A Shovel | FuturebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | JamBase

    ... varying tastes, influences and personalities lies at the heart of their appeal (the Sweetheart Of The Rodeo era of The Byrds meets Crazy Horse perhaps). For instance, I'd be willing to wager all the whiskey in Ireland that the sextet is the only ...

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  20. Steely Dan played Coachella, Donald Fagen blogged about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Brooklynvegan

    ... none that I heard approached the elegance and originality that Roger McGuinn brought to the Dylan-inspired group, the Byrds. Apparently, the big attractions are the EDM tents (that's Electronic Dance Music, dad) where ravers get off to pulsing sound ...

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