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Boston Herald
Peter Wolf recalls tour-mate Tom Petty, readies Somerville gigthe Stones, Geils Band, even Tom’s band had great influences coming from the fi
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
the Stones, Geils Band, even Tom’s band had great influences coming from the first generation of rock ’n’ roll, people like Jerry Lee Lewis and Chuck Berry for sure, and Roy Orbison, and early Motown,” Wolf said ahead of his Thursday show at the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dennis Quaid and The Sharks rock Ridgefield Playhouseband has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as cover
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
band has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as covers by a variety of artists, from The Doors to Jerry Lee Lewis. Quaid, 63, portrayed Lewis in the 1989 film, “Great Balls of Fire!” A multi-talented entertainer, Quaid is... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Dennis Quaid and The Sharks rock Ridgefield Playhouseband has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as cover
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
band has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as covers by a variety of artists, from The Doors to Jerry Lee Lewis. Quaid, 63, portrayed Lewis in the 1989 film, “Great Balls of Fire!” A multi-talented entertainer, Quaid is... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dennis Quaid and The Sharks rock Ridgefield Playhouseband has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as cover
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
band has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as covers by a variety of artists, from The Doors to Jerry Lee Lewis. Quaid, 63, portrayed Lewis in the 1989 film, “Great Balls of Fire!” A multi-talented entertainer, Quaid is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dennis Quaid and The Sharks rock Ridgefield Playhouseband has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as cover
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
band has a classic rock/country/soul sound and does originals, as well as covers by a variety of artists, from The Doors to Jerry Lee Lewis. Quaid, 63, portrayed Lewis in the 1989 film, “Great Balls of Fire!” A multi-talented entertainer, Quaid is... Read more
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Variety
9th Lumière Festival Launches With Frémaux, Tavernier, Mann, Mitchell, Del Toro, Cuaron, Swinton, Lambert, Brühlwho dazzled the crowd with his entrance. Although he didn’t play live, “Pas de
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
who dazzled the crowd with his entrance. Although he didn’t play live, “Pas de boogie woogie,” his 1976 hit cover of the Jerry Lee Lewis classic, blared as the crowd welcomed the star with a standing ovation. The familiarity between Frémaux and... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Redmen outscore Blue Devils, 56-54Jim Walker PEDRO — As Jerry Lee Lewis might say, “There was a whole lotta scor
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Jim Walker PEDRO — As Jerry Lee Lewis might say, “There was a whole lotta scoring goin’ on.” The Rock Hill Redmen built a 35-point lead and then held on to outlast the Gallipolis Blue Devils 56-54 in an Ohio Valley Conference game on Friday. Rock... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Amid $65 million renovation, Congress Theater pushes back reopening to 2019had been a lonely stretch of Milwaukee Avenue. The Congress Theater, which has
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
had been a lonely stretch of Milwaukee Avenue. The Congress Theater, which has hosted musical acts such as Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis, was named this year to the National Register of Historic Places. The theater — one of more than 200 venues... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Top 10 plays of the week: Week 6Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis re
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day. Read More » Edgar Allen Poe dies, East Germany is born, "Cats" begins its domination of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Falcon Falcons score 72 points in first win of seasonChicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis re
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day. Read More » Edgar Allen Poe dies, East Germany is born, "Cats" begins its domination of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CSU Pueblo earns big Homecoming win over Adams StChicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis re
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day. Read More » Edgar Allen Poe dies, East Germany is born, "Cats" begins its domination of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Mesa Ridge wins rivalry shootout with WidefieldChicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis re
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day. Read More » Edgar Allen Poe dies, East Germany is born, "Cats" begins its domination of... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Swinging to the groove of RockabillyJohnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, Charlie Feathers, Ray Ha
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, Charlie Feathers, Ray Harris, Warren Smith, Charlie Rich, and Jerry Lee Lewis recorded there throughout the mid-to-late 1950s. An impromptu jam session took place at Sun Records in 1956... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 8on Me," the last of which is a duet with Whitney Houston featured on the "Waiti
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
on Me," the last of which is a duet with Whitney Houston featured on the "Waiting to Exhale" soundtrack. [ + - ] 1957: Jerry Lee Lewis records the song "Great Balls of Fire" at the Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. The song would reach No. 2 on... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 8on Me," the last of which is a duet with Whitney Houston featured on the "Waiti
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
on Me," the last of which is a duet with Whitney Houston featured on the "Waiting to Exhale" soundtrack. [ + - ] 1957: Jerry Lee Lewis records the song "Great Balls of Fire" at the Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. The song would reach No. 2 on... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
WATCH Hundreds of Rick and Morty fans turn out to McDonalds in Colorado SpringsChicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis re
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day. Read More » Edgar Allen Poe dies, East Germany is born, "Cats" begins its domination of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Southern manit bad enough, you have to acknowledge that it started here, below America's be
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
it bad enough, you have to acknowledge that it started here, below America's belt. It was Elvis and Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins and Ike Turner and Sam Phillips and Dewey Phillips and all those wild Burnett boys who... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Founding member of The Searchers Mike Pender talks about the band's 60s success ahead of Glasgow showwith some of rock and roll's biggest stars. Mike said: "We met all our rock an
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
with some of rock and roll's biggest stars. Mike said: "We met all our rock and roll heroes like Joe Perry, Bill Haley and Jerry Lee Lewis. All these guys had been the big stars in America. We were the slaves really and we had to work until 4am in... Read more
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Philly.com
Who is Sister Rosetta Tharpe? The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominee is buried here in Phillyof Rock and Roll” due to her influence on early rock musicians like Chuck Berry
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
of Rock and Roll” due to her influence on early rock musicians like Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Elvis Presley, and Jerry Lee Lewis. By most accounts Tharpe was born Rosetta Nubin in 1915 in Cotton Plant, Arkansas to mother Katie Bell... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Great Italian Festival brings family-friendly fun to RenoFriday with the Broadway show “Million Dollar Quartet,” recreating the 1956 gat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
Friday with the Broadway show “Million Dollar Quartet,” recreating the 1956 gathering of Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash at Sun Records in Memphis (8 p.m.; $33-$252; grandsierraresort.com). Then The Shins arrive... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bon Jovi, Radiohead among 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction nomineesof rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
of rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and other rock originators would have had different careers. No one deserves more to be in the Rock and Roll... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bon Jovi, Radiohead among 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction nomineesof rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
of rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and other rock originators would have had different careers. No one deserves more to be in the Rock and Roll... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bon Jovi, Radiohead among 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction nomineesof rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
of rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and other rock originators would have had different careers. No one deserves more to be in the Rock and Roll... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bon Jovi, Radiohead among 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction nomineesof rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
of rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and other rock originators would have had different careers. No one deserves more to be in the Rock and Roll... Read more
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11 News Houston
Bon Jovi, Radiohead among 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction nomineesof rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
of rock and roll. If she had not been there as a model and inspiration, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and other rock originators would have had different careers. No one deserves more to be in the Rock and Roll... Read more
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Billboard
Jerry Lee Lewis' 10 Best SongsThere’s no doubting that Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the architects of both the r
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
There’s no doubting that Jerry Lee Lewis is one of the architects of both the rock and roll sound and lifestyle. That’s a given. His wild concert performances have made him a legend, and there’s been enough behind-the-scenes drama in the life of “The... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Coming Thursday in Entertainment "One Night in Memphis" featuring the musical talents of Elvis Presley, Carl P
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
"One Night in Memphis" featuring the musical talents of Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash will be brought to life in a Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center's Cultural Arts Series... Read more
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NZCity
Jerry Lee Lewis' daughter thinks his wife is plying him with opiatesPhoebe Lewis-Loftin has filed documents asking for a court-ordered psychologica
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
Phoebe Lewis-Loftin has filed documents asking for a court-ordered psychological test to determined if the 'Great Balls of Fire' hitmaker is of sound mind, after he previously sued... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Jerry Lee Lewis' daughter fears he's being drugged Phoebe Lewis-Loftin has filed documents asking for a court-ordered psychologi
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
Phoebe Lewis-Loftin has filed documents asking for a court-ordered psychological test to determine if Lewis is of sound mind. FILE: Jerry Lee Lewis and his wife Judith Brown. Picture:... Read more
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Canberra Times
I wanted to know why racists hated me, so I met some Klansmen talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first tim
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first time I ever heard a black man play piano like Jerry Lee Lewis," he continued. I told him that Lewis was a friend of mine and that he had learnt his style from watching... Read more
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WA Today
I wanted to know why racists hated me, so I met some Klansmentalks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first tim
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first time I ever heard a black man play piano like Jerry Lee Lewis," he continued. I told him that Lewis was a friend of mine and that he had learnt his style from watching... Read more
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The Age
I wanted to know why racists hated me, so I met some Klansmen talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first tim
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first time I ever heard a black man play piano like Jerry Lee Lewis," he continued. I told him that Lewis was a friend of mine and that he had learnt his style from watching... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
I wanted to know why racists hated me, so I met some Klansmen talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first tim
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
talks he gives. Photo: Matt McClain/The Washington Post "This is the first time I ever heard a black man play piano like Jerry Lee Lewis," he continued. I told him that Lewis was a friend of mine and that he had learnt his style from watching... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
2012 Theater Reviewsbe staged in its new Black Box Theatre. Through gloom and darkness, among... I
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
be staged in its new Black Box Theatre. Through gloom and darkness, among... Imagine putting Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash on stage together and letting them cut loose in song. What else would you need for a night's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag on reading Playboy for the articles, Butch's future, NCAA hoops cheating, Protests and NFL picks and hatemaila regular army on this day in 1789. On this day 101 years ago, John D. Rockefe
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
a regular army on this day in 1789. On this day 101 years ago, John D. Rockefeller became the world's first billionaire. Jerry Lee Lewis is 82 today. Lou Gehrig got married on this day in 1933. Kevin Durant is 29 today. Calvin Johnson is 32.... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Today in HistoryToday's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Bent
Sioux City Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Benton is 85. Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 82. Soul-blues-gospel singer Sherman Holmes is 78. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is 75. Actor Ian McShane is 75. Jazz musician Jean-Luc... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Depot Days celebration takes place in Newportof roadhouses and nightclubs that hosted early shows by rock pioneers. Music l
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 18 days ago
of roadhouses and nightclubs that hosted early shows by rock pioneers. Music legends like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, and Sonny Burgess all frequented venues along the Rock N' Roll Highway. A blues show hits the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 29, 2017more than 100 others. Today's birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Wri
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
more than 100 others. Today's birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Benton is 85. Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 82. Soul-blues-gospel singer Sherman Holmes is 78. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is 75. Actor Ian McShane is... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Sept. 29, 2017more than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writ
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
more than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Benton is 85. Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 82. Soul-blues-gospel singer Sherman Holmes is 78. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is 75. Actor Ian McShane is... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Sept. 29, 2017more than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writ
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
more than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Benton is 85. Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 82. Soul-blues-gospel singer Sherman Holmes is 78. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is 75. Actor Ian McShane is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 29Saddles." She died of ovarian cancer at the age of 57 on Dec. 3, 1999. [ + -
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
Saddles." She died of ovarian cancer at the age of 57 on Dec. 3, 1999. [ + - ] 1935: Singer-songwriter and pianist Jerry Lee Lewis is born in Ferriday, Louisiana. An early pioneer of rock 'n' roll music, Lewis is best known for songs such... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 29Saddles." She died of ovarian cancer at the age of 57 on Dec. 3, 1999. [ + -
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
Saddles." She died of ovarian cancer at the age of 57 on Dec. 3, 1999. [ + - ] 1935: Singer-songwriter and pianist Jerry Lee Lewis is born in Ferriday, Louisiana. An early pioneer of rock 'n' roll music, Lewis is best known for songs such... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historymore than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
more than 100 others. Today's Birthdays: Conductor Richard Bonynge is 87. Writer-director Robert Benton is 85. Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 82. Soul-blues-gospel singer Sherman Holmes is 78. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., is 75. Actor Ian McShane is... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Review: Paramount Theatre presents electrifying version of 'Million Dollar Quartet'Paramount Theatre’s 2017-18 Broadway Series opener "Million Dollar Quartet" sta
Daily Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Paramount Theatre’s 2017-18 Broadway Series opener "Million Dollar Quartet" stars, from left, Gavin Rohrer as Jerry Lee Lewis, Bill Scott Sheets as Johnny Cash, Kavan Hashemian as Elvis Presley and Adam Wesley Brown as Carl Perkins. The show will run... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
3 on the Road: Natchez Tourismto spread out to see the rest of the state. Wednesday, I have a story about a
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
to spread out to see the rest of the state. Wednesday, I have a story about a youngster from Holland who plays a mean Jerry Lee Lewis piano at Stanton Hall, whose family started in New Orleans, spent two days in Natchez and were heading to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
3 on the Road: Natchez Tourismto spread out to see the rest of the state. Wednesday, I have a story about a
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
to spread out to see the rest of the state. Wednesday, I have a story about a youngster from Holland who plays a mean Jerry Lee Lewis piano at Stanton Hall, whose family started in New Orleans, spent two days in Natchez and were heading to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Movie star Dennis Quaid wants to rock, and win over skeptics with his band63, went on to an underrated career as a Hollywood film star, appearing in movi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
63, went on to an underrated career as a Hollywood film star, appearing in movies ("Breaking Away," "Traffic," the Jerry Lee Lewis biopic "Great Balls of Fire!"), and the current TV series "Fortitude." Intermittently, he played in bands,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Memphis musician B.B. Cunningham killed in shootoutMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say a Memphis musician who played with Jerry Lee Lewis
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say a Memphis musician who played with Jerry Lee Lewis was trying to help a fellow security guard when he was killed in a shootout. Memphis police say 70-year-old B.B. Cunningham died Sunday. He was working as a security... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Musical opens Sudbury Theatre seasonMillion Dollar Quartet captures famous jam session On Dec. 4, 1956, Elvis Pres
The Sudbury Star / Posted 22 days ago
Million Dollar Quartet captures famous jam session On Dec. 4, 1956, Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, and Jerry Lee Lewis walked into a Memphis recording studio. It is regarded as the greatest jam session in recording history by many in the... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Here we go, rocking into the month of OctoberNight in Memphis” is the number one official tribute to legendary Sun Records r
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Night in Memphis” is the number one official tribute to legendary Sun Records recording artists Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley. The show features former cast members of the Broadway smash, “Million Dollar Quartet” and... Read more
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