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Japan Today
Keith Richards belittles rap, metal ‹ Japan TodayHip-hop has come to dominate much of the music industry, but Keith Richards is
Keith Richards belittles rap, metal ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 57 minutes ago
Hip-hop has come to dominate much of the music industry, but Keith Richards is definitely not among the converted. The curmudgeonly Rolling Stones guitarist in an interview published Thursday said that hip-hop showed the large market for “people who... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNew York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers in the first inning of
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
The Oakland Press / Posted an hour ago
New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers in the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in New York, Sunday. Kathy Willens — The Associated Press NEW YORK >> Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNEW YORK >> Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK >> Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years — with their oft-injured captain David Wright aboard for the ride. He can hardly contain his excitement. “Every... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNEW YORK >> Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK >> Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years — with their oft-injured captain David Wright aboard for the ride. He can hardly contain his excitement. “Every... Read more
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The New Age
Keith Richards belittles rap, metalHip-hop has come to dominate much of the music industry, but Keith Richards is
Keith Richards belittles rap, metal
The New Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Hip-hop has come to dominate much of the music industry, but Keith Richards is definitely not among the converted. The curmudgeonly Rolling Stones guitarist in an interview published Thursday said that hip-hop showed the large market for "people who... Read more
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Mashable
Keith Richards says rap is for 'tone-deaf people,' bags on the BeatlesWhat's This?Keith Richards performs at Le Festival d'ete de Quebec on July 15 i
Keith Richards says rap is for 'tone-deaf people,' bags on the Beatles
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
What's This?Keith Richards performs at Le Festival d'ete de Quebec on July 15 in Quebec City, Canada. Image: Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP/Associated Press Keith Richards has no sympathy for the rap world. The Rolling Stones rocker shared his... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNEW YORK (AP) - Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pus
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years - with their oft-injured captain David Wright aboard for the ride. He can hardly contain his... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNEW YORK (AP) - Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pus
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years - with their oft-injured captain David Wright aboard for the ride. He can hardly contain his... Read more
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Salon.com
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff runNEW YORK (AP) — Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pus
Summer makeover has 1st-place Mets primed for playoff run
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Thanks to a dramatic summer makeover, the New York Mets are pushing hard toward their first playoff appearance in nine years — with their oft-injured captain David Wright aboard for the ride. He can hardly contain his... Read more
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BC Local News
PENINSULA ZOOMERS: A Tale of Two ConcertsWhat a difference a half century can make. It may have been 20 years ago today
PENINSULA ZOOMERS: A Tale of Two Concerts
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
What a difference a half century can make. It may have been 20 years ago today (when) Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play, but it was 50 years ago when the Beatles performed live before a deafening crowd of pubescent fans at New York’s Shea Stadium... Read more
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Peace Arch News
PENINSULA ZOOMERS: A Tale of Two ConcertsWhat a difference a half century can make. It may have been 20 years ago today
PENINSULA ZOOMERS: A Tale of Two Concerts
Peace Arch News / Posted 2 days ago
What a difference a half century can make. It may have been 20 years ago today (when) Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play, but it was 50 years ago when the Beatles performed live before a deafening crowd of pubescent fans at New York’s Shea Stadium... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Willets Point plan is now in jeopardyThe decision by Mayor de Blasio not to join the legal appeal by the developers
Willets Point plan is now in jeopardy
Queens Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
The decision by Mayor de Blasio not to join the legal appeal by the developers who want to erect a mall in the Citi Field parking lot could spell the beginning of the end for the shopping center and even the entire 47-acre Willets Point... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
The way I see it...by Eric BaxterScary stuff, but it all turned out well for former Greenock firefighter John Dy
The way I see it...by Eric Baxter
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Scary stuff, but it all turned out well for former Greenock firefighter John Dyer, who was taking part in a 60-mile charity relay from St Kilda to the Island of Harris. Fortunately for John, the whale was of the Minke variety, which consume only... Read more
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ESPN
Dwight Gooden anniversary -- New York Mets star became youngest pitcher to win 20 games in a seasonDwight Gooden made baseball history 30 years ago Tuesday, becoming the youngest
Dwight Gooden anniversary -- New York Mets star became youngest pitcher to win 20 games in a season
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
Dwight Gooden made baseball history 30 years ago Tuesday, becoming the youngest major league pitcher to win 20 games in a season. Gooden and the New York Mets beat the San Diego Padres 9-3 at Shea Stadium on Aug. 25, 1985, improving the... Read more
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Billboard
Infinity Girl Premieres Topshelf Records Debut LP 'Harm' & All Its Chaotic, Melodic GoodnessLast week, we premiered a must-hear new album from Donovan Wolfington, and toda
Infinity Girl Premieres Topshelf Records Debut LP 'Harm' & All Its Chaotic, Melodic Goodness
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
Last week, we premiered a must-hear new album from Donovan Wolfington, and today, Billboard is excited to provide an early listen to another great release from Topshelf Records. The San Diego-based indie is often attached to pop-punk and the so... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthNEW YORK (AP) " The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Ge
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) " The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft performing in the city's boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was released... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
'Gidget' recalls summer of '65, BeatlemaniaI needed no coaxing! And on Aug. 17, 1965, my sister Becky and I boarded the bu
'Gidget' recalls summer of '65, Beatlemania
The Gadsden Times / Posted 13 days ago
I needed no coaxing! And on Aug. 17, 1965, my sister Becky and I boarded the bus that took us to the newly constructed Atlanta-Fulton Stadium. Nancy had moved to Atlanta with her family right after high school graduation and had been working for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Don DeLillo’s Underworld – still hits a home runThese are things I don’t forget: a secretary in a Mondrian dress. A 60s sexy se
Don DeLillo’s Underworld – still hits a home run
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
These are things I don’t forget: a secretary in a Mondrian dress. A 60s sexy secretary. And advertising. And Mondrian. A man who grabs an oil drum with a fire burning inside it, drags the drum toward baseball fans, fathers and sons lined up on a cold... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Kansas City Royals / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Detroit Tigers / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Atlanta Braves / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Cleveland Indians / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Colorado Rockies / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Boston Red Sox / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Seattle Mariners / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Anaheim Angels / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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New York Mets
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
New York Mets / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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New York Yankees
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
New York Yankees / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
San Diego Padres / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Texas Rangers / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Washington Nationals / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Oakland A's
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Oakland A's / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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SportingNews
Matt Harvey filling Derek Jeter's void by establishing own brand in NYCNEW YORK — Mets ace Matt Harvey smiles as he tells me the best part about his n
Matt Harvey filling Derek Jeter's void by establishing own brand in NYC
SportingNews / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK — Mets ace Matt Harvey smiles as he tells me the best part about his new endorsement deal with AXE Hair. He gets bragging rights over fellow Mets pitchers Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard, despite their flowing locks. “Obviously, keeping... Read more
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Billboard
Billy Joel's Nassau-Closer Rakes in $1.7 MillionBilly Joel isn’t the only musical giant to hail from the greater New York City
Billy Joel's Nassau-Closer Rakes in $1.7 Million
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
Billy Joel isn’t the only musical giant to hail from the greater New York City area, but he seems to be the go-to guy when it’s time to close a major performance venue in the market. On Aug. 4, just miles away from where he grew up on Long Island,... Read more
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Japan Today
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month ‹ Japan TodayThe Beatles’ first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 days ago
The Beatles’ first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft performing in the city’s boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the single “My Bonnie.” It was released on the Polydor... Read more
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Billboard
Beatles' First Recording Contract to Go Under the HammerThe Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the
Beatles' First Recording Contract to Go Under the Hammer
Billboard / Posted 15 days ago
The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city's boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was released on the Polydor... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Beatles’ first recording contract to be auctioned next month A signed copy of their first hit, “Love Me Do,” which will be auctioned in Ne
Beatles’ first recording contract to be auctioned next month
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
A signed copy of their first hit, “Love Me Do,” which will be auctioned in New York on Sept. 19. (Heritage Auctions via AP) NEW YORK (AP) — The Beatles’ first recording contract was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Beatles’ first recording contract to be auctioned next monthThe 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was released on
Beatles’ first recording contract to be auctioned next month
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
The 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was released on the Polydor label in Germany only and never hit the top charts. But the tune led directly to the Beatles' discovery back home, a contract with EMI the following year and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Beatles first contract will go to highest bidderBy ULA ILNYTZKY Associated Press NEW YORK The Beatles’ first recording contr
Beatles first contract will go to highest bidder
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
By ULA ILNYTZKY Associated Press NEW YORK The Beatles’ first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city’s boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
50 Years Of Pope Visits To The United StatesIn October 1979, Pope John Paul II made his first of seven trips to the U.S. He
50 Years Of Pope Visits To The United States
The Huffington Post / Posted 15 days ago
In October 1979, Pope John Paul II made his first of seven trips to the U.S. He visited Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and Des Moines, and met President Jimmy Carter in Washington. John Paul II's longest U.S. visit was in September 1987,... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthNEW YORK (AP) - The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Ge
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city's boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next monthNEW YORK (AP) — The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Ge
Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany, where the band honed its craft playing gigs in the city's boisterous nightclub district. The 1961 recording session produced the single "My Bonnie." It was... Read more
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