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JAMES FRANKLIN “JIMMY” O’NEILL

JAMES FRANKLIN “JIMMY” O’NEILL (JANUARY 8, 1940-JANUARY 11, 2013) WAS AN AMERICAN DJ AND BROADCASTER WHO HOSTED THE ABC TELEVISION SHOW SHINDIG! FROM 1964-1966.[1] O’NEILL WAS OWNER OF PANDORA’S BOX, AN INFLUENTIAL SUNSET STRIP MUSIC VENUE IN WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA … Continue reading

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SCOTT MCKENZIE

SCOTT MCKENZIE (BORN PHILIP WALLACH BLONDHEIM, JANUARY 10, 1939 – AUGUST 18, 2012) WAS AN AMERICAN SINGER AND SONGWRITER. HE WAS BEST KNOWN FOR HIS 1967 HIT SINGLE AND GENERATIONAL ANTHEM, “SAN FRANCISCO (BE SURE TO WEAR FLOWERS IN YOUR … Continue reading

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JOHNNIE ALEXANDER BASSETT

JOHNNIE ALEXANDER BASSETT (OCTOBER 9, 1935 – AUGUST 4, 2012) WAS A DETROIT-BASED AMERICAN ELECTRIC BLUES GUITARIST, SINGER, AND SONGWRITER. WORKING FOR DECADES PRIMARILY AS A SESSION MUSICIAN, BY THE 1990S BASSETT HAD HIS OWN BACKING BAND AND RELEASED SEVEN … Continue reading

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