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Disney-Fox Deal Will Bring 7 Women Execs to the All-Male ‘Mouse House’

The Walt Disney Company’s $52 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox has flooded news headlines this week. Plenty of reports have analyzed the deal’s small details, its impact on the media industry and the dynamics of the Murdoch family. 529 more words

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BBC Classic Albums Series: American Pie

The story of Don McLean’s second album American Pie. Crowned by its titular overture and the song Vincent, McLean’s equally moving tribute to Van Gogh, American Pie is a classic of the folk-rock genre, earning its place alongside Carole King’s Tapestry, Joni Mitchell’s Blue and Neil Young’s After The Goldrush as one of the landmark singer-songwriter LPs of 1971, a year recently celebrated in a book by award-winning journalist David Hepworth as ‘rock’s golden year’.

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Don McLean announces new tour with UK dates

Don McLean, one of America’s greatest singer-songwriters, will continue to bring his music to stages across the world stage in 2018 with the announcement of concerts in Ireland, United Kingdom, and, of course, the United States. 387 more words

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American Pie - the song - by Don McLean

I’ve just been re-united with some of my old CD’s – in the process of moving to West Wales, there were some boxes that didn’t have labels and so didn’t get opened until now. 370 more words

The Spare

This one time at band camp...

A big part of my old job was to schedule all the ins and out of people attending conferences.  Sometimes scheduling a dinner was a part of that. 157 more words


Some Songs, for what it's worth

Won’t Get Fooled Again” is one of my all-time favorites:
The Who – Won’t Get Fooled Again:

That song gave us “Meet the new boss, same as the old boss”. 285 more words


Thursday's Theme Music

So much has been written about this song and its lyrics. After it became a hit in America, our local newspaper, The Pittsburgh Press (or maybe it was the Post-Gazette) had an article with the song’s words in it. 119 more words

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