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Chicago Tribune
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Daily Press
Spring highlights include Jazz Festival, Hornsbyof Sail scheduled for noon on Friday, June 10. A great musical lineup features
Spring highlights include Jazz Festival, Hornsby
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
of Sail scheduled for noon on Friday, June 10. A great musical lineup features Rick Springfield, Grace Potter, the Wailers, the Drifters, and special performances by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra and by The Last Bison. The whole event is free. For... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
“Wait, there’s more!” pitchman Kives dead at 87 — The Medina County GazetteA glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
“Wait, there’s more!” pitchman Kives dead at 87 — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as “Goofy Greats” featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Mercury News
Philip Kives dies; K-Tel founder and 'wait, there's more!' pitchmanA glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
Philip Kives dies; K-Tel founder and 'wait, there's more!' pitchman
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Daily Mail
'As seen on TV': K-tel infomercial king Phil Kives dies aged 87glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as coun
'As seen on TV': K-tel infomercial king Phil Kives dies aged 87
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as 'Goofy Greats' featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
"Wait, there's more!" pitchman Kives dead at 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
"Wait, there's more!" pitchman Kives dead at 87
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as “Goofy Greats” featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Island Packet
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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ABC News
K-Tel Creator Philip Kives Has Died at Age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-Tel Creator Philip Kives Has Died at Age 87
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Philip Kives, infomercial pitchman who implored 'wait, there's more', dies at 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
Philip Kives, infomercial pitchman who implored 'wait, there's more', dies at 87
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as Goofy Greats featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as co
K-tel creator Philip Kives has died at age 87
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
A glam-pop song by The Bay City Rollers could be found on the same record as country singer Dolly Parton and soul act The Drifters. Novelty song compilations such as "Goofy Greats" featured songs about purple people-eaters, itsy-bitsy bikinis... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Music Scene: See Through Dresses and other area shows set for April 29–May 5session, 4–6 p.m. Saturday, April 30, Veterans Art Center, 307 S. 12th St., 462
Music Scene: See Through Dresses and other area shows set for April 29–May 5
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
session, 4–6 p.m. Saturday, April 30, Veterans Art Center, 307 S. 12th St., 462-3126. Rockin’ Elegance featuring The Drifters, to benefit Courtyard Care Center, Phase II of Family Health West’s Nursing Home renovation, Saturday, April 30,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Entertainment Calendar: April 29–May 5indie rock group Radicult, first EP release show, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., $
Entertainment Calendar: April 29–May 5
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
indie rock group Radicult, first EP release show, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., $7, 773-1775. ROCKIN’ ELEGANCE featuring The Drifters, to benefit Courtyard Care Center, Phase II of Family Health West’s Nursing Home renovation, Avalon Theatre, 645... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Make it a Datedumps her for someone serious, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books,
Make it a Date
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
dumps her for someone serious, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books, and heads for Harvard Law School. July 24: The DRIFTERS. As one of the biggest selling bands of all time, The Drifters have collated a huge catalogue of over 50 hits,... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
5 things you should do this weekin the 50s and early 60s.It was in 1965 that Valens recorded a remake of "This
5 things you should do this week
The Newton Kansan / Posted 6 days ago
in the 50s and early 60s.It was in 1965 that Valens recorded a remake of "This Magic Moment," originally recorded by The Drifters, which became his signature song. He followed with a 1969 recording of "Smoke Gets In Your Eyes," a Platters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Riding With Abuja's 'Crazy' Driftersracing lines. While drifting has been developed as a form of sport, also known
Riding With Abuja's 'Crazy' Drifters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
racing lines. While drifting has been developed as a form of sport, also known as motorsport, and used for competitions, the drifters this Sunday are merely out to catch fun and entertain onlookers. Spectators staring in awe filled the scenes,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Entertainment Calendar: April 22–28rock group Radicult, first EP release show, April 30, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St
Entertainment Calendar: April 22–28
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
rock group Radicult, first EP release show, April 30, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., $7, 773-1775. ROCKIN’ ELEGANCE featuring The Drifters, to benefit Courtyard Care Center, Phase II of Family Health West’s Nursing Home renovation, April 30, Avalon... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Over a century old, Arch Social Club preserves particular vision of black masculinityand even war bonds. It has hosted weddings and live music shows, entertaining w
Over a century old, Arch Social Club preserves particular vision of black masculinity
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
and even war bonds. It has hosted weddings and live music shows, entertaining with acts such as Hank Crawford, Irene Reid, The Drifters and The Manhattans. And the entertainment and charity continue today. On a recent Wednesday night, the club's... Read more
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The Irish Times
In praise of dirty books: let’s write and read about sexa lot of the characters I write about find themselves suffering from sex rather
In praise of dirty books: let’s write and read about sex
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
a lot of the characters I write about find themselves suffering from sex rather than relishing it, and this is as true for the drifters, writers and maniacs who populate This Is the Ritual as it was in my earlier book. A good rule of thumb is that... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Legendary singer coming to Spring Lakein the 50s and early 60s.It was in 1965 that Valens recorded a remake of "This
Legendary singer coming to Spring Lake
The Newton Kansan / Posted 18 days ago
in the 50s and early 60s.It was in 1965 that Valens recorded a remake of "This Magic Moment," originally recorded by The Drifters, which became his signature song. He followed with a 1969 recording of "Smoke Gets In Your Eyes," a Platters... Read more
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Billboard
'Panda' Rapper Desiigner on Why His Mind Operates in a 'Crazy' Way and Working With Kanye WestHis grandfather, Sidney Selby, is an accomplished blues musician in his own rig
'Panda' Rapper Desiigner on Why His Mind Operates in a 'Crazy' Way and Working With Kanye West
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
His grandfather, Sidney Selby, is an accomplished blues musician in his own right who toured with The Isley Brothers and The Drifters and released multiple albums under the name Guitar Crusher. "He was definitely a big influence on me. I wasn’t... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Long Beach Grand Prix Weekend: What to Watchprototype and production-based racers take the track at 4:05 p.m. for the 100-m
Long Beach Grand Prix Weekend: What to Watch
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
prototype and production-based racers take the track at 4:05 p.m. for the 100-minute competition. Saturday wraps up with the drifters back on track for the 7 p.m. Super Drift Challenge Competition and the Rock-N-Roar concert with Cheap Trick,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Epic divorce of multimillionaire Cancer Centers founder goes to trialHills. The festivities lasted for five days and included a golf tournament, las
Epic divorce of multimillionaire Cancer Centers founder goes to trial
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Hills. The festivities lasted for five days and included a golf tournament, laser show and performances by members of the Drifters, the Spinners and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Richard was a divorced father of four, an investment banker... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class confronts identity crisispresentation of the Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime Achievement, to Bert Berns
New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class confronts identity crisis
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
presentation of the Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime Achievement, to Bert Berns, a producer and songwriter who worked with the Drifters and Van Morrison, among many others, and died in 1967. His award was accepted by his children Cassie and Brett... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Review: Elvis Costello rocked the unplugged 'Storyteller' format with passion and humor in Mesa Detourout of the TV, he returned to piano, playing a snippet of “Side By Side,” anoth
Review: Elvis Costello rocked the unplugged 'Storyteller' format with passion and humor in Mesa Detour
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 days ago
out of the TV, he returned to piano, playing a snippet of “Side By Side,” another jazz standard, before a mournful cover of the Drifters’ “Mexican Divorce” that somehow turned into a medley with Pink Floyd’s “Another Brick in the Wall,” Costello... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
NWA admitted to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at ceremony mired by bad bloodSteve Van Zandt was there to pay tribute to songwriter Bert Berns, who died at
NWA admitted to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at ceremony mired by bad blood
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 days ago
Steve Van Zandt was there to pay tribute to songwriter Bert Berns, who died at 38 after working on hits for Van Morrison, The Drifters and Edwin Starr in a highly productive eight-year run, and was given the Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K, Pet Expo Celebration of the Vine and moreMarvin Gaye, Friday April 15, Doors open 6:30pm (THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED
Weekend Events: Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K, Pet Expo Celebration of the Vine and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
Marvin Gaye, Friday April 15, Doors open 6:30pm (THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM IT’S ORIGINAL DATE JANUARY 23RD.); The Drifters, Wednesday April 20, Doors open 6pm; The Time Jumpers Featuring Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, “Ranger Doug” Green,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historyhealth system prepare for a warmer, more erratic climate. Today's Birthdays: R
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 25 days ago
health system prepare for a warmer, more erratic climate. Today's Birthdays: Rhythm-and-blues singer Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) is 79. California Gov. Jerry Brown is 78. Movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 77. Singer John Oates is 68.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 7, 2016Media commentator Hodding Carter III is 81. Country singer Bobby Bare is 81. Rh
This day in history, April 7, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Media commentator Hodding Carter III is 81. Country singer Bobby Bare is 81. Rhythm-and-blues singer Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) is 79. California Gov. Jerry Brown is 78. Movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 77. Singer Patricia Bennett... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryMedia commentator Hodding Carter III is 81. Country singer Bobby Bare is 81. Rh
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
Media commentator Hodding Carter III is 81. Country singer Bobby Bare is 81. Rhythm-and-blues singer Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) is 79. California Gov. Jerry Brown is 78. Movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 77. Singer Patricia Bennett... Read more
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Daily Mail
What was pop's golden year?their way into my hands, too. I still have my free copies — The Shadows' Apach
What was pop's golden year?
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
their way into my hands, too. I still have my free copies — The Shadows' Apache, Eddie Cochran's Three Steps To Heaven, The Drifters' Save The Last Dance For Me and Duane Eddy's Because They're Young — the title of which said it all, really. Of... Read more
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Variety
‘Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America’has played with such classic “oldies” acts as Chuck Berry, the Platters, Bo Did
‘Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America’
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
has played with such classic “oldies” acts as Chuck Berry, the Platters, Bo Diddley, the Jordanaires, Jerry Lee Lewis and the Drifters. These days he headlines the Daryl Davis Band, and has released several albums of his own. (He’s also done some... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: French Film Festival, Virginia Horse Festival, Black & White Affair and moreMarvin Gaye, Friday April 15, Doors open 6:30pm (THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED
Weekend Events: French Film Festival, Virginia Horse Festival, Black & White Affair and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted a month ago
Marvin Gaye, Friday April 15, Doors open 6:30pm (THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM IT’S ORIGINAL DATE JANUARY 23RD.); The Drifters, Wednesday April 20, Doors open 6pm; The Time Jumpers Featuring Vince Gill, Kenny Sears, “Ranger Doug” Green,... Read more

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