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11/19/11 – Gary Garcia Dead

Gary Garcia, who teamed with Jerry Buckner to perform the 1982 hit 'Lost 45' "Pac-Man Fever," a song synonymous with 1980s pop culture and America's early love affair with arcade gaming, died yesterday at his home in Englewood, Fla. He was 63.

todayNovember 19, 2011

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10/20/11 – "Lost" Rolling Stones!

An upcoming reissue of the classic Rolling Stones album "Some Girls" will include a recently discovered track which will also be released as a single. "No Spare Parts," which was recorded in Paris and was recently discovered by producer Don Was for inclusion on the new editions of "Some Girls" due out on November 21, tells the story of a trip from Los Angeles to San Antonio.

todayOctober 20, 2011

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10/12/11 – The Bangles return!

A trio following the 2005 departure of Michael Steele, the Bangles grace the Billboard 200 for the first time since 1990, as "Sweetheart of the Sun," their first studio album since 2003, makes the chart! Susanna Hoffs and sisters Vicki & Debbie Peterson are the Bangles!

todayOctober 13, 2011

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10/9/11 – Paul McCartney Wedding #3

Sir Paul McCartney married his fiancée at the same registry office where he wed his late first wife, Linda. The former Beatle and 51-year-old Nancy Shevell, tied the knot at Westminster Register Office in Marylebone, London this weekend.

todayOctober 8, 2011

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10/2/11 – Gene Simmons Marries!

After more than two decades together, KISS bassist Gene Simmons has married his longtime girlfriend, according to his publicist. Simmons, who is also the star of the reality show "Gene Simmons Family Jewels," has dated Shannon Tweed for 28 years.

todayOctober 3, 2011

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9/29/11 – R&B Pioneer Sylvia Robinson dies

Sylvia Robinson, the singer, songwriter and record producer who formed the Sugar Hill Gang and made the first commercially successful rap recording, died early Thursday morning at a hospital in New Jersey. She was 75. Ms. Robinson had a notable career as a rhythm and blues singer long before she and her husband, Joe Robinson, formed Sugar Hill Records in 1979; first as Mickey & Sylvia. Her big solo hit […]

todaySeptember 29, 2011

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9/29/11 – Jesse Winchester Cancer Free!

Good news for fans of singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester, who canceled his remaining 2011 tour dates after revealing this summer that he had been diagnosed with esophageal cancer. The critically acclaimed musician has successfully undergone treatment and has been declared cancer-free, according to a post from his wife, Cindy. Jesse reached the Top 40 with "Say What?"

todaySeptember 29, 2011

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9/25/11 – Vesta Williams found dead

Vesta Williams, the voice behind such ’80s R&B staples as “Congratulations," "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" and “Sweet, Sweet Love,” has passed away. She was found in a hotel room in Los Angeles. She was 53 years old.

todaySeptember 26, 2011

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9/25/11 – Elton John Movie!

Elton John is to be the subject of a biopic entitled, "Rocketman." Newspapers and industry websites have reported the film will be produced by Steve Hamilton Shaw, as well as John's partner David Furnish, according to a Reuters report. John, whose hits include "Tiny Dancer" and "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," will executive produce the film himself while playwright Lee Hall, who collaborated with John on "Billy Elliot," will draft the […]

todaySeptember 25, 2011

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