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80's Mania Mondays: Brothers In Arms

Usually for 80’s Mania Mondays, I focus on one song from the decade, but today I thought I would put the spotlight on one of the best albums from that era. 536 more words

Music

Bandstand Cover Girl, The

The nickname of teenager Carole Scaldeferri, an attractive, well-dressed precision dancer who frequently appeared in the early days on the rock and roll music program AMERICAN BANDSTAND/ABC/SYN/USA/1957-89 hosted by Dick Clark. 412 more words

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Today In Music History: 11/15/16

Let’s start on this day in 1969. Janis Joplin was arrested in Tampa on charges of using “vulgar and indecent language” during her concert. She made some disparaging remarks to a police officer and said she would be happy to kick his face in. 226 more words

Features

The gong will be banged again

ABC, which apparently can’t think up new things to try on its air, is bringing back “The Gong Show.” It will join the alphabet network’s stable of semi-successful reboots, which includes “$100,000 Pyramid,” “Match Game,” “Celebrity Family Feud” and “To Tell The Truth,” all renewed for another season. 439 more words

TV/radio

Bandstand Cover Girl, The

The nickname of teenager Carol Scaldeferri, an attractive, well-dressed precision dancer who frequently appeared in the early days on the rock and roll music program AMERICAN BANDSTAND/ABC/SYN/USA/1957-89 hosted by Dick Clark. 34 more words

Female

America's Oldest Living Teenager

Dick Clark, the youthful-looking host of ABC’s AMERICAN BANDSTAND from 1957-89, aka “America’s Oldest Living Teenager” (also called “The World’s Oldest Living Teenager”) was a favorite with America’s Rock n’ Rollers for almost five decades. 444 more words

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