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Detroit Free Press
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
Daily Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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Daily Record
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 14 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chanceArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Abandoned Detroit ballroom may get second chance
York Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Vanity Ballroom may swing once again in Detroit's Jefferson-ChalmersArt Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hoste
Vanity Ballroom may swing once again in Detroit's Jefferson-Chalmers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
Art Deco style by architect Charles Agree in the late 1920s, for years it hosted jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald. Rock groups including MC5 and The Stooges took over later, but the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Jumpsuiting for joy in Tweedjust one dose for Dave Collinson to become hooked. Collinson was watching Stag
Jumpsuiting for joy in Tweed
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
just one dose for Dave Collinson to become hooked. Collinson was watching Stage Show, a television program of Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey, when Elvis Presley performed the hit Hound Dog in 1956. “It was just exhilarating,” said Collinson, now a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Faith and Values: I don't want to set the world on firesecond floor, I could hear the familiar singers of the '40s: Eddy Arnold; Hank
Faith and Values: I don't want to set the world on fire
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
second floor, I could hear the familiar 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... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Markers signify borough’s rich historyraised in Shenandoah. Jimmy Dorsey was the oldest and was born in Shenandoah, w
Markers signify borough’s rich history
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
raised in Shenandoah. Jimmy Dorsey was the oldest and was born in Shenandoah, while his younger brother by about one year, Tommy Dorsey, was born in the Mahanoy Plane section of the borough of Gilberton, where the family lived for a short... Read more
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Times News
The glory daysand Lansford Street Railway began trolley service. For a music lover, 1916 was
The glory days
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
and Lansford Street Railway began trolley service. For a music lover, 1916 was the most interesting year. That’s when Tommy Dorsey Sr. and his family moved to 227 E. Abbott St. from Shenandoah. The museum includes a display of barber... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cherry Creek Gazebo To Host Big Band Swing ThursdaySwing, under the direction of John Cross, plays big band music made popular in
Cherry Creek Gazebo To Host Big Band Swing Thursday
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Swing, under the direction of John Cross, plays big band music made popular in the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s by musicians like Tommy Dorsey and Glenn Miller. The band consists of 15 members who are music educators in Chautauqua County and the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo Music Hall of Fame Announces Inducteeshad runs at MusicalFare and the Kavinoky Theatre, recorded CDs with his band an
Buffalo Music Hall of Fame Announces Inductees
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 days ago
had runs at MusicalFare and the Kavinoky Theatre, recorded CDs with his band and toured with national groups, including the Tommy Dorsey Band. Joey Diggs – Diggs worked with Rick James and a host of other performers (including UST Topaze and Van... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
'Gunsmoke' a TV show with longevityDillon, played the role of an Indian scout in an early episode before he create
'Gunsmoke' a TV show with longevity
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 26 days ago
Dillon, played the role of an Indian scout in an early episode before he created Festus. Curtis, who was a big band singer (Tommy Dorsey Orchestra) and a son-in-law of director John Ford, played in about half a dozen early “Gunsmokes” in various... Read more

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