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Philly.com
Frank's Place: Connie Mack and . . . the Three Stooges?"hobnobbing with movie stars, many of whom were avid and knowledgeable fans: Jo
Frank's Place: Connie Mack and . . . the Three Stooges?
Philly.com / Posted 17 hours ago
"hobnobbing with movie stars, many of whom were avid and knowledgeable fans: Joe E. Brown, the Three Stooges, Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers." The citizens of Anaheim, 1,500 miles from a big-league baseball town, were fascinated... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the earsbig-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love for the greats
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the ears
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
big-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love for the greats he grew up with: Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and, of course, Sinatra. Voices are comprised of brilliance and depth, a dark quality and a... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Calendar is cruel, calendar is kindwhen it was a downtown Barrie school. Parts of it were old enough that if every
Calendar is cruel, calendar is kind
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
when it was a downtown Barrie school. Parts of it were old enough that if everything suddenly went black and white and Bing Crosby came strolling up whistling as Father O’Malley, no one would really notice. On that very first day, a box of... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Ryan Lewis gets key to the City of SpokaneSPOKANE, Wash. – Hometown musician Ryan Lewis received the key to the City of S
Ryan Lewis gets key to the City of Spokane
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – Hometown musician Ryan Lewis received the key to the City of Spokane Tuesday night at a concert at the Bing Crosby Theater. Lewis was in town performing with musical partner, Macklemore, as part of their “Camping Trip” tour. City... Read more
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The Columbian
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis kick off of Camping Trip tour by meeting Spokane fansoutside the Bing since Tuesday morning. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis kicked off t
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis kick off of Camping Trip tour by meeting Spokane fans
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
outside the Bing since Tuesday morning. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis kicked off their sold-out Camping Trip tour at the Bing Crosby Theater on Tuesday night, and nothing – not downtown road construction, a considerable lack of street parking,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Del Mar Racing Announces Fall LineupMove over, summer, there’s a new season in town -- the Bing Crosby Season, that
Del Mar Racing Announces Fall Lineup
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Move over, summer, there’s a new season in town -- the Bing Crosby Season, that is. On Monday, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club announced the first two shows of its annual fall concert series, affectionately titled the Bing Crosby Season. Come... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Crews at the Bing prepare for Macklemore concertSPOKANE, Wash. – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis head to Spokane on Tuesday to perfor
Crews at the Bing prepare for Macklemore concert
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis head to Spokane on Tuesday to perform at the Bing Crosby Theater. The show is already sold out and theater management said they are ready, but there is still a lot to do to prepare for the concert. “It... Read more
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The Morning Call
Faith and Values: I don't want to set the world on firesingers of the '40s: Eddy Arnold; Hank Williams; Nat King Cole; the Glenn Mille
Faith and Values: I don't want to set the world on fire
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
singers of the '40s: Eddy Arnold; Hank Williams; Nat King Cole; the Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and Harry James orchestras; Bing Crosby; Frank Sinatra; Judy Garland; the Mills Brothers; and the Ink Spots. The Golden Age of Song, the music of World... Read more
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cmt.com
Brett Eldredge to Release First Christmas Albuma charity of his choice. This fall, he releases his first Christmas album insp
Brett Eldredge to Release First Christmas Album
cmt.com / Posted 7 days ago
a charity of his choice. This fall, he releases his first Christmas album inspired by the big band, orchestral classics by Bing Crosby, Cole and others he grew up loving. Recorded in May at New York’s legendary Avatar Studios with producers Rob... Read more
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Philly.com
Barbra Streisand's year of singing dangerouslyunder the wire, but many old-guard artists didn't make the transition into the
Barbra Streisand's year of singing dangerously
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
under the wire, but many old-guard artists didn't make the transition into the rhythm-driven 1970s. An odd time, indeed. Bing Crosby recorded "Hey Jude" (badly), Nancy Sinatra attempted psychedelia in "Lightning's Girl," Mae West sang Bob Dylan,... Read more
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Daily Mail
92-old Oklahoma man serenades wife of 50 yearsphone to his daughter and asked her to begin recording He then bent down on on
92-old Oklahoma man serenades wife of 50 years
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
phone to his daughter and asked her to begin recording He then bent down on one knee and began singing to his beloved the Bing Crosby hit 'Let Me Call You Sweetheart' Touching moment was captured on Facebook and went viral Fifty years of marital... Read more
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News.com.au
Sonia’s year of joy and heartbreakparticular, proved incredibly painful for Kruger’s extended family, who all hol
Sonia’s year of joy and heartbreak
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
particular, proved incredibly painful for Kruger’s extended family, who all holidayed in Hawaii to escape. “When I’d hear Bing Crosby singing ‘I’m Dreaming Of A White Christmas’ ... Dad always used to sing that,” she said, “it’s just been... Read more
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The Express-Times
State Theatre at 90: Did you know ...?its focus to that of a movie theater, with the occasional Big Band concert. (A
State Theatre at 90: Did you know ...?
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
its focus to that of a movie theater, with the occasional Big Band concert. (A young, then-unknown singer by the name of Bing Crosby performed with Paul Whiteman's Orchestra that same year.) 1953: The year a cinemascope screen was installed, in... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Daniel A. Bakerhad a story to tell and had a great sense of humor. He was a record salesman wh
Daniel A. Baker
The Shawano Leader / Posted 16 days ago
had a story to tell and had a great sense of humor. He was a record salesman when he lived in California and personally met Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and many other famous recording artists of the time. Dan enjoyed listening to their... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Pete Fountain, Legendary New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist, Dies at 86swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearanc
Pete Fountain, Legendary New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist, Dies at 86
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearances and performed for stars like Ed Sullivan, Bing Crosby, and Bob Hope, and played with jazzmen like Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Harry Connick Jr. He made 58... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Darryl Worley readies to showwent from country to rock. They had Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash and Elvis - you
Darryl Worley readies to show
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
went from country to rock. They had Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash and Elvis - you name it. And they loved Dean Martin and Bing Crosby," he said. Each of his siblings was attracted to a different kind of music, although they shifted away from... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearanc
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 20 days ago
swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearances and performed for stars like Ed Sullivan, Bing Crosby, and Bob Hope, and played with jazzmen like Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Harry Connick Jr. He made 58... Read more
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NBC News
New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist Pete Fountain Dead at 86swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearanc
New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist Pete Fountain Dead at 86
NBC News / Posted 20 days ago
swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearances and performed for stars like Ed Sullivan, Bing Crosby, and Bob Hope, and played with jazzmen like Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Harry Connick Jr. He made 58... Read more
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CBS News
​Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearanc
​Jazz clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
CBS News / Posted 20 days ago
swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearances and performed for stars like Ed Sullivan, Bing Crosby, and Bob Hope, and played with jazzmen like Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Harry Connick Jr. He made 58... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearanc
Clarinetist Pete Fountain dead at 86
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
swing and Dixieland. After the Welk show, he was in demand for guest appearances and performed for stars like Ed Sullivan, Bing Crosby, and Bob Hope, and played with jazzmen like Louis Armstrong, Harry James and Harry Connick Jr. He made 58... Read more
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express
Where are they now...? Jockey Willie Carsonnever have imagined that 20 years later I’d sit beside her having a meal – it w
Where are they now...? Jockey Willie Carson
express / Posted 21 days ago
never have imagined that 20 years later I’d sit beside her having a meal – it was unbelievable. I also remember talking to Bing Crosby in Lord Derby’s box at the Grand National, and having lunch in London with Albert Finney, and at Deauville with... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: An all-American collection, art in a train station, genre-bending paintingcommercial centers and the temple-like El Dorado Country Club for a clientele t
Datebook: An all-American collection, art in a train station, genre-bending painting
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
commercial centers and the temple-like El Dorado Country Club for a clientele that included Frank Sinatra, Walt Disney and Bing Crosby. Through Sept. 25. 900 E. Fourth St., downtown Los Angeles, aplusd.org. “London Calling,” at the Getty Museum.... Read more
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Click Liverpool
BOST to make history with Merseyside premiere – Click Liverpoolto be a fantastic show.” Rehearsals are now under-way with Tony Prince playing
BOST to make history with Merseyside premiere – Click Liverpool
Click Liverpool / Posted 24 days ago
to be a fantastic show.” Rehearsals are now under-way with Tony Prince playing Bob Wallace, the role made famous by Bing Crosby in the ‘White Christmas’ movie. Tony has played many parts for BOST, including Sky Masterson in ‘Guys & Dolls’... Read more
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The Age
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas albumas the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album.
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas album
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
as the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album. For some, the festive season is about Bing Crosby, White Christmas and the sort of songs Marina Prior is wheeled out to perform at Carols in the Domain. For... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas albumas the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album.
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas album
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
as the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album. For some, the festive season is about Bing Crosby, White Christmas and the sort of songs Marina Prior is wheeled out to perform at Carols in the Domain. For... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas albumas the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album.
Kylie Minogue and the inevitability of the Christmas album
Canberra Times / Posted 25 days ago
as the best Christmas song of all time. Mariah Carey's "Merry Christmas" album. For some, the festive season is about Bing Crosby, White Christmas and the sort of songs Marina Prior is wheeled out to perform at Carols in the Domain. For... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rio Olympics, 'AGT': NBC's big weekperformer each day in August. Edward G. Robinson is up first on Monday. Then mo
Rio Olympics, 'AGT': NBC's big week
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
performer each day in August. Edward G. Robinson is up first on Monday. Then movie fans get to see Lucille Ball on Tuesday, Bing Crosby on Wednesday, Fay Wray on Thursday, Karl Malden on Friday and Montgomery Clift on Saturday. "Ice Road Tuckers"... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stellar Wind stuns Beholder at Del Mara margarita!” Lord Nelson and Subtle Indian headline a field of eight expected
Stellar Wind stuns Beholder at Del Mar
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
a margarita!” Lord Nelson and Subtle Indian headline a field of eight expected starters in today’s Grade I $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes, a 6-furlong race that often determines the meet’s sprint champion and carries a paid entry into the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lucille Ball: TCM offers more ways to love LucyEdward G. Robinson ("Little Caesar") and concludes Aug. 31 with Dean Martin ("O
Lucille Ball: TCM offers more ways to love Lucy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Edward G. Robinson ("Little Caesar") and concludes Aug. 31 with Dean Martin ("Ocean’s Eleven"). This week continues with Bing Crosby on Wednesday. TCM gives prime-time exposure to "Going My Way," his Oscar winner, and "The Country Girl," a drama... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Postman Pat voice actor loses battle with cancer at 83after battling liver cancer. He also had a successful singing career, performi
Postman Pat voice actor loses battle with cancer at 83
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
after battling liver cancer. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices. He was reserved about what he did but... Read more
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WA Today
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, diesrecording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appea
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, dies
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
recording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appeared in recordings with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and was also a backing vocalist on the popular weekly music show Top of the Pops. Peterson said her father was... Read more
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The Age
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, diesrecording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appea
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, dies
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
recording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appeared in recordings with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and was also a backing vocalist on the popular weekly music show Top of the Pops. Peterson said her father was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, diesrecording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appea
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, dies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
recording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appeared in recordings with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and was also a backing vocalist on the popular weekly music show Top of the Pops. Peterson said her father was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, diesrecording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appea
Ken Barrie, voice of Postman Pat, dies
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
recording for British label Embassy Records under the name Les Carle. He appeared in recordings with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and was also a backing vocalist on the popular weekly music show Top of the Pops. Peterson said her father was... Read more
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SKY News
Voice Of Postman Pat Dies Aged 83a lot more and he loved singing after starting in the late 1950s." Barrie also
Voice Of Postman Pat Dies Aged 83
SKY News / Posted 29 days ago
a lot more and he loved singing after starting in the late 1950s." Barrie also performed on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and in advertising jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Harrow Times / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Gazette News
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Gazette News / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Bolton News
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Bolton News / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Croydon Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Daily Star
Postman Pat has died – family announces death of voice of children's TV legendvoiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Postman Pat has died – family announces death of voice of children's TV legend
Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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The News and Star
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
The News and Star / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
Northern Echo / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career,
Ken Barrie, the voice of TV's Postman Pat, dies aged 83
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
voiced the famous postman from 1981. He also had a successful singing career, performing on an album with Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby and on jingles for Smash and Martini. Mrs Peterson said: "He was the master of different characters and voices.... Read more
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