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The New Yorker
George Strait’s Long Ridedemos thought he would likely remain a local favorite. His prospects may have i
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
demos thought he would likely remain a local favorite. His prospects may have improved with the release, in 1980, of “Urban Cowboy,” in which John Travolta and Debra Winger do battle with a mechanical bull in a honky-tonk called Gilley’s. (The... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Happy birthday, Lynn Wyatt! The Houston philanthropist celebrates her 82nd birthday Sunday23, 1981: On this day, a jury ruled that Gilley’s owned the patent to the mecha
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
23, 1981: On this day, a jury ruled that Gilley’s owned the patent to the mechanical bull Travolta rode in the film "Urban Cowboy." You ever ridden a mechanical bull? Let host Michael Callahan know, @MCallahanTV using... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Charlie Daniels Band to perform at Pueblo Memorial Hallfor "Best Country Vocal Performance" for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia", and
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
for "Best Country Vocal Performance" for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia", and has appeared in several films such as "Urban Cowboy" and "Yakety Yak, Take it Back". Recently, Daniels was also inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
July 3 celebrity birthdaysAin't Nothin' Wrong With The Radio, Kiss This and You've Got to Stand for Somet
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 17 days ago
Ain't Nothin' Wrong With The Radio, Kiss This and You've Got to Stand for Something. Aaron Tippin is 59 today. He helped spark the Urban Cowboy craze of the early 1980's. His biggest hit, Lookin' for Love, was from that movie. Johnny Lee is 71 tod... Read more
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Variety
C.O. ‘Doc’ Erickson, Alfred Hitchcock Associate, Dies at 93production for Brut Productions and later became associated with Robert Evans o
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
production for Brut Productions and later became associated with Robert Evans on “Chinatown” (1974), “Players” (1979), “Urban Cowboy” (1980), and “Popeye” (1980). Other producer/production credits include “55 Days at Peking” (1963), “Magic”... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
C.O. 'Doc' Erickson, Longtime Hitchcock Production Manager, Dies at 93film production for Brut Productions. Erickson later became associated with Ro
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
film production for Brut Productions. Erickson later became associated with Robert Evans on Chinatown, Players, Urban Cowboy and Popeye. Other producer/production credits include 55 Days at Peking, Blade Runner, Nicholas and Alexandra,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Chinatown,’ ‘Groundhog Day’ Producer C.O. ‘Doc’ Erickson Dies at 93had over forty years experience in the film industry, serving as production man
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
had over forty years experience in the film industry, serving as production manager for films like “Blade Runner,” “Urban Cowboy,” and five Alfred Hitchcock films including “Vertigo” and “Rear Window.” It was through Hitchcock that Erickson... Read more
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Al.com
Hollywood is coming to Alabama to film John Travolta movieThe Club, a private dinner and dance club on Red Mountain. In addition to "Sat
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Club, a private dinner and dance club on Red Mountain. In addition to "Saturday Night Fever," Travolta is best known for his roles in "Pulp Fiction," "Grease" and "Urban Cowboy." This story will be updated as more information becomes availa... Read more
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New York Post
Gigi Hadid steps out in tacky Barbie outfitnight in head-to-toe millennial-pink leather. The supermodel was photographed
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
night in head-to-toe millennial-pink leather. The supermodel was photographed leaving her apartment wearing a tacky urban-cowboy ensemble by the British label Kreist, including a moto-style jacket festooned with chintzy foot-long fringe and... Read more
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Pitchfork
ZZ Top: Tres Hombres Album Reviewof rock, it’s like they have always been there.” How does a band that rose to
Pitchfork / Posted 25 days ago
of rock, it’s like they have always been there.” How does a band that rose to success along with Southern rock and the urban cowboy archetype outlast the trends and become a paradigm of cool for the likes of hardcore punks Steve Albini and... Read more

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