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The Outlaws

The Outlaws — never to be confused using the American country act from the same name — were among a wave of instrumental groups that arrived in Uk pop/rock music through the later 1950’s and early 1960’s. At that time, Cliff Richard’s support music group the Shadows, had been selling …

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Nelson Alves

Cavaquinho participant Nelson Alves played in the Grupo de Chiquinha Gonzaga with Tute and Antônio Mariz dos Passos. He was among the founding associates of Oito Batutas in 1919. Alves also performed on Pixinguinha’s early recordings and was an associate from the Guarda Velha group.

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Lazaro Vega

Lazaro Vega is a tone of voice on radio in Western Michigan. As jazz movie director at Blue Lake Open public Radio and Blue Lake Good Arts Camp in Twin Lake, MI, he’s designed and hosted 30 hours of jazz radio weekly since 1983. Since 1986, Vega offers contributed articles, …

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Beverly Heckel

b. 1960, USA. Heckel started singing as a kid with her family members group, the Heckels, in Elkin, Western Virginia. In 1977, while still in her mid-teens, Heckel wedded Johnny Russell (b. 23 January 1940, Sunflower Region, Mississippi, USA, d. 3 July 2001, Nashville, Tennessee, USA), author of oft-recorded ‘Work …

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The Goons

The next half from the 20th century wouldn’t normally have already been as funny without these Goons. The substantial impact this group got on comedy isn’t to become underestimated. With no Goons, there could have been no Monty Python’s Traveling Circus, no Country wide Lampoon, no Sunday Evening Live, no …

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Renato & Seus Blue Caps

Probably one of the most important sets of the Jovem Guarda, Renato e Seus Blue Hats was formed to try out in parties from the Piedade borough in Rio de Janeiro. For the reason that period, the marketplace for youngsters music was simply being incepted plus they had been in …

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Piltdown Men

A Hollywood studio room group which were put together from the 4 Preps, the Piltdown Guys produced some goofy, novelty-tinged instrumentals in the first 1960s that appreciated humble success in the U.S., and a lot in the U.K. Pianist Lincoln Mayorga and previous Four Prep Ed Cobb composed the majority …

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Ronan Tynan

A founding person in the Irish Tenors, Ronan Tynan’s tale will be inspiring even if he’d by no means pursued a music career. Born Might 14, 1960, in Dublin, Tynan spent 3 years in a healthcare facility after a hard birth that stated the life span of his twin sibling. …

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John Beasley

A versatile pianist that has been featured in a number of configurations, John Beasley continues to be an asset to numerous different tasks. He was raised in Tx to an extremely musical family members. His grandfather performed trombone in place rings and was a junior senior high school music group …

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Pat Thomas

Pat Thomas began performing music at age eight. He researched traditional music and reggae was an early on curiosity. Thomas was influenced to consider up jazz after viewing famous pianist Oscar Peterson on tv. By 1979, Thomas was carrying out significantly as an improviser. His experimental leanings manifested themselves by …

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