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Loveland Reporter-Herald
New Christy Minstrels opens Loveland Performing Arts Seasonbut so many excellent performers were also propelled by the opportunity," he sa
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
but so many excellent performers were also propelled by the opportunity," he said. Sparks said the venue saw the likes of John Denver, Steve Martin and Mike Nesmith. Sparks left group for some time following conflict with other members. The... Read more
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Minnesota State University Reporter
Art Festival celebrates seventh year this weekend – MSU Reportera professional entertainer for more than 30 years, has the privilege of kicking
Minnesota State University Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
a professional entertainer for more than 30 years, has the privilege of kicking off with her show at 11. She has admired John Denver and had the opportunity to meet him. Since then, she has performed all over the country and this year alone will... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 19Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along wit
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along with musicians Dee Snider, Frank Zappa and John Denver at congressional hearings on obscenity in rock music. On Nov. 1, 1985, before the hearing ended, the Recording... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 19Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along wit
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along with musicians Dee Snider, Frank Zappa and John Denver at congressional hearings on obscenity in rock music. On Nov. 1, 1985, before the hearing ended, the Recording... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 19Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along wit
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
Resource Center, including co-founder Tipper Gore (pictured), testify along with musicians Dee Snider, Frank Zappa and John Denver at congressional hearings on obscenity in rock music. On Nov. 1, 1985, before the hearing ended, the Recording... Read more
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Mashable
'Kingsman' stumbles through the War on Drugs in 'The Golden Circle'Oscar winner Colin Firth is made to yell "You're not Mr. Pickles!" at a yawning
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
Oscar winner Colin Firth is made to yell "You're not Mr. Pickles!" at a yawning puppy, in which one character's love of John Denver becomes an honest-to-God plot point, in which Elton John gets the most ridiculously colorful hero moment of all.... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
What to do this weekend: What to do this weekendas part of The New Christy Minstrels. His other claim to fame, and what drew hi
The Newton Kansan / Posted 6 days ago
as part of The New Christy Minstrels. His other claim to fame, and what drew him into the band, is he is the uncle of John Denver. 2. A long-time group with success The minstrels are an American large-ensemble folk music group founded by... Read more
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DW
The best songs about driving |12 songs for the road, from Kraftwerk to Johnny CashJohn Denver: 'Take Me Home,
DW / Posted 7 days ago
12 songs for the road, from Kraftwerk to Johnny CashJohn Denver: 'Take Me Home, Country Roads' John Denver had never actually been to West Virginia - the place he is longing for in what was to become one of his biggest hits, the 1971 track "Take Me... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What to do about sleepy teenstime comes along, many parents tear their hair out in frustration. I know of s
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
time comes along, many parents tear their hair out in frustration. I know of some who have resorted to playing their old John Denver records at high volume to encourage their sleepy teen out of bed. I’m told Rocky Mountain High is particularly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Stars to Present Jacques Brel's Work This WeekMarc Almond and Rod McKuen. English translations of his songs were recorded by
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Marc Almond and Rod McKuen. English translations of his songs were recorded by many top performers in the United States, including Ray Charles, Judy Collins, John Denver, the Kingston Trio, Nina Simone, Frank Sinatra, Scott Walker, and Andy Willia... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sunday Gravy: Fantasy team only allegiance for a nomad fanteam was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
team was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like the coolest place on earth, what with all the John Denver ballads about the Rockies, Coors beer commercials and, most importantly, episodes of “Mork and Mindy” (filmed in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sunday Gravy: Fantasy team only allegiance for a nomad fanteam was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like t
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
team was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like the coolest place on earth, what with all the John Denver ballads about the Rockies, Coors beer commercials and, most importantly, episodes of “Mork and Mindy” (filmed in... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sunday Gravy: Fantasy team only allegiance for a nomad fanteam was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like t
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
team was the Broncos. To a 7-year old in the late 1970s, Colorado seemed like the coolest place on earth, what with all the John Denver ballads about the Rockies, Coors beer commercials and, most importantly, episodes of “Mork and Mindy” (filmed in... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Author Rosemary Okun chronicles her incredible life in 'Days'“Days: A Memoir of Stories, Letters, Journal and Poems.” Okun, wife of the lat
Desert Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
“Days: A Memoir of Stories, Letters, Journal and Poems.” Okun, wife of the late and legendary music producer Milt Okun (John Denver, Peter, Paul and Mary), not only shares her deeply personal struggles with depression but also offers her readers... Read more
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Billboard
John Prine's 10 Best Songsstory about a woman who wanted to escape it all. Carly Simon cut the song immed
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
story about a woman who wanted to escape it all. Carly Simon cut the song immediately following Prine’s 1971 version, and John Denver cut the track on his 1973 disc Farewell Andromeda album. The next year, Bonnie Raitt would lift this John Prine... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Tributes fill Theater at North concert season9, with “Summer Breezin’/Stand Bac,” tributes to Seals & Crofts, America and Fl
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
9, with “Summer Breezin’/Stand Bac,” tributes to Seals & Crofts, America and Fleetwood Mac, and homages to such stars as John Denver, Frank Sinatra, the Bee Gees and Michael Jackson follow throughout the year. “People have incredible connections... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Tweet All About It: Strikes and guttersnearly everyone interviewed for this story agreed was a terrible method of prep
The Aspen Times / Posted 18 days ago
nearly everyone interviewed for this story agreed was a terrible method of preparing fish sticks' #Aspen" — @IamMBB • "John Denver — dream follower. I was born in Aspen — love … Older Colorado. I am 62 — his music brought me joy." —... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
New Exhibit At Woody Guthrie Center Looks At Life Of John DenverThe Woody Guthrie Center is hosting a new exhibit all about John Denver and his
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 19 days ago
The Woody Guthrie Center is hosting a new exhibit all about John Denver and his life inside and outside of music. When you think about John Denver what comes to mind? 70s pop star - during his career he recorded maybe 300 songs, most of them he... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Reviews News | Logan Lucky (2017) - Film Reviewout a way to break him out and put him back in jail before people notice he's g
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
out a way to break him out and put him back in jail before people notice he's gone. In the middle of all this is another John Denver song which serves as the heart of the piece. John Denver songs have shown up this year in Free Fire and Alien:... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
REVIEW: Hard work helps ‘Logan Lucky’ score a big winwho knows her way around a getaway car. Before the last dollar is counted, Sod
Sioux City Journal / Posted 27 days ago
who knows her way around a getaway car. Before the last dollar is counted, Soderbergh manages to mention everyone from John Denver to the Unabomber. He gives Tatum a goofy “robbery to do list” and glimpses a carnival that everyone has been to.... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
New Christy Minstrels coming to North Newtonthe Direction of Randy Sparks) in 2009 after meeting Randy Sparks. Sparks was p
The Newton Kansan / Posted 27 days ago
the Direction of Randy Sparks) in 2009 after meeting Randy Sparks. Sparks was playing in Wichita when he heard the uncle of John Denver lived in Newton. That uncle, Deutschendorf, met Sparks the next day. The two exchanged recordings, and Sparks... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Nightlife calendarElvis, 6-9 p.m. Single Barrel -- The Sidetrack Band, 9 p.m. Slattery Vintage
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 27 days ago
Elvis, 6-9 p.m. Single Barrel -- The Sidetrack Band, 9 p.m. Slattery Vintage Estates Vineyard (Nehawka) -- Tribute to John Denver, 7-10 p.m. Soaring Wings Vineyard (Springfield) -- Private Stock, 7-9:30 p.m. Tower Square -- Hear Lincoln... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This woman is coping too well with dementia so the DWP have axed her benefitsher work with dementia groups (Image: Tony Spencer) Jenny Fletcher, 62, poigna
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
her work with dementia groups (Image: Tony Spencer) Jenny Fletcher, 62, poignantly sums up her condition as being like the John Denver song, Some Days Are Diamonds, Some Days Are Stones. A former chef, she says: “I can barely cook an egg... Read more
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eTrucker
‘Country Road’: Trucking, music, life with Trucker Talent Search finalist Richard WoodsRichard Woods earned his spot in this year’s Overdrive/Red Eye Radio Trucker Ta
eTrucker / Posted 28 days ago
Richard Woods earned his spot in this year’s Overdrive/Red Eye Radio Trucker Talent Search with a cover of the famous John Denver tune, “Country Road.” He’s one of three finalists in the talent search, coming to a close with a final winner... Read more
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Billboard
Greta Van Fleet Bring Rock Back to the Future on Debut EP, Talk Influences & Brotherly Lovewas listening to people like Wilson Pickett, Joe Cocker, Sam & Dave, but we als
Billboard / Posted 28 days ago
was listening to people like Wilson Pickett, Joe Cocker, Sam & Dave, but we also listened to all kinds of other stuff, like John Denver." The brothers from the small town of Frankenmuth, Michigan (pop. 5,131) -- guitarist Jake, also 21, bassist... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lifequip lights up the showyou may hear the sounds of the Salvo Country Band from Macksville as they pump
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 28 days ago
you may hear the sounds of the Salvo Country Band from Macksville as they pump out a host of favourites ranging from John Denver to Johnny Cash. The Tent of Promise Puppets from Queensland perform to up-tempo remakes of 60s... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
The Music of John DenverWhat's On In Aberdeen The songs of John Denver performed by acclaimed singer-
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 1 months ago
What's On In Aberdeen The songs of John Denver performed by acclaimed singer-songwriter and musician Chris Bannister. Chris Bannister will sing a range of songs well known to John Denver fans across the world. His... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
A tough act to followpublic figures and celebrities, including comedian Bob Hope, entrepreneur and m
Bureau County Republican / Posted 1 months ago
public figures and celebrities, including comedian Bob Hope, entrepreneur and motivational speaker Lee Iaccoca, and singer John Denver. She’s met former presidents Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan. But the most prized pictures on her... Read more
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/Film
Logan Lucky Review: Steven Soderbergh is Backthe kind of yearning that’s made clear from the moment the movie opens with Jim
/Film / Posted 1 months ago
the kind of yearning that’s made clear from the moment the movie opens with Jimmy explaining — in detail — why he loves John Denver so much despite the artifice that sometimes comes hand in hand with art. The movie’s stakes don’t come from the... Read more
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Deseret News
Offbeat 'Logan Lucky' is a fun riff on Soderbergh's 'Ocean's Eleven' pedigree— and “Logan Lucky” opens with a charming scene between him and his daughter th
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
— and “Logan Lucky” opens with a charming scene between him and his daughter that waxes philosophical on the work of John Denver. But “Logan Lucky’s” most entertaining element is watching Driver and Craig’s interpretations of their... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Boy from the bush comes back for touryear as part of his new tour. Last week marked the release of Jason’s hugely a
Daily Liberal / Posted 1 months ago
year as part of his new tour. Last week marked the release of Jason’s hugely anticipated fourth album, Jason Owen Sings John Denver: the 20th Anniversary. Jason will be hitting the road in October for a run of shows, and will include a return... Read more
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New York Post
Wacky heist flick ‘Logan Lucky’ is country-fried funfor a pageant, sings away the “ick” factor with an a cappella version of “Take
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
for a pageant, sings away the “ick” factor with an a cappella version of “Take Me Home, Country Roads.” And if there’s one thing country and city folks should be able to get together on, it’s that John Denver is a gosh-darned national... Read more
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