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Trivia Q & A # 24 –...

Q. What are the Top 5 Most Covered Songs of All Time? A. The 5 Most Covered Songs of All Time are: ‘Yesterday’ by The Beatles. Its entry in Guinness World Records states that, by January 1986, 1,600 cover versions … Continue reading

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Summer Entertainment Series +...

Friday, June 21 Get Out of the Garage Youth Series beginning at 7:00 PM at the Suncor Agora in Centennial Park. Free admission. For more information, call (519) 332-0330. Summer Events Guide is available at City Hall or online at … Continue reading

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Trivia Q & A # 23 –...

Q. What iconic item is engraved on Jimi Hendrix’s memorial? A. A Fender Stratacaster. Hendrix played a variety of guitars throughout his career, but the instrument that became most associated with him was the Fender Stratocaster. He acquired his first … Continue reading

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BATTLE OF THE BANDS taking...

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WarwiK Rocks Cheeky Monkey in...

June First Friday at the Cheeky Monkey: WarwiK Delivers An Acoustic Set With Punch by Brian Hay Guitarist Ian Wills was the first member of WarwiK to make an appearance. What he came up with before his bandmates joined in … Continue reading

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Trivia Q & A # 22 –...

Q. Which gravel-voiced English singer was previously a gas-fitter from Sheffield? A. John Robert Cocker – known as Joe Cocker was born on 20 May 1944 at 38 Tasker Road, Crookes, Sheffield. He was the youngest son of a civil … Continue reading

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Paint Party with Moses Lunham

Saturday, June 29, 1-3:30 pm, Lawrence House Centre for the Arts.  “Paint Party with Moses Lunham.”  $50 per person.  Each participant creates an original painting.  Contact Moses to register:  daredoxgrfx@yahoo.ca

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Trivia Q & A # 21 –...

Q. Which member of the Hollies went on to join the hugely successful American band commonly known by their initials? A. Graham Nash is known for his light tenor voice and for his songwriting contributions as a member of the … Continue reading

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Trivia Q & A # 20 –...

Q. Which Italian classical tenor became blind at the age of 12 following a football accident? A. Andrea Bocelli born 22 September 1958) is an Italian singer, songwriter, and record producer. David Foster, a record producer, often describes Bocelli’s voice … Continue reading

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Trivia Q & A # 19 –...

Q. Who was nicknamed ‘The Big O’? A. Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician known for his impassioned singing style, complex song structures, and dark, emotional ballads. The combination … Continue reading

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