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On “GREAT DEALS” WALL – KISS

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Starting as low as $4.87 selected KISS CD's now on the Cheeky Monkey GREAT DEALS wall while supplies last. Kiss (often stylized as KIϟϟ) is an American rock band formed in New York City in January 1973 by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Peter Criss, and Ace Frehley. Well known for its members' face paint and stage outfits, the group rose to prominence in the mid-to-late 1970s with its elaborate live performances, which featured fire breathing, blood-spitting, smoking guitars, shooting rockets, levitating drum kits, and pyrotechnics. The band has gone through several lineup changes, with Stanley and Simmons being the only members to feature in every lineup. Kiss is the debut studio album by American rock band Kiss, released on February 18, 1974. Much of the material on the album was written by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley, as members of their pre-Kiss band Wicked Lester. Simmons estimated that the entire process of recording and mixing took three weeks, while co-producer Richie Wise has stated ...

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JOE COCKER NOW ON ‘GREAT DEALS’ WALL

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Starting as low as $4.87 each, selected CD's and DVD of JOE COCKER are now on the Cheeky Monkey 'GREAT DEALS' wall while supplies last. Titles on CD include... ... With a Little Help from My Friends is the debut album by singer Joe Cocker, released in 1969. It was certified gold in the US and peaked at number 35 on the Billboard 200. The title track was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney and originally performed by the Beatles on the album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band; it has been inducted into both the Grammy Award Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.[1] Cocker's version was the theme song to the television series The Wonder Years during the 1980s and 1990s. ... Fire It Up is the twenty-second and final studio album by Joe Cocker, released on 6 November 2012 ... Ultimate Collection is a compilation album ...

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2020 RECORD STORE DAY DROPS

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2020 RECORD STORE DAY DROPS

SEPT. 11 UPDATE... IN THE NEWS... Thank you to Sarnia This Week for coverage of Drop # 1 and it's success. Now onto Drop # 2 on Saturday, Sept. 26th. CLICK HERE to read the story on Sarnia-Lambton This Week. MONDAY, AUGUST 31 UPDATE... HOW DROP # 1 WENT... Record Store Day Drop # 1 went very smoothly we felt. Turn out was less than a normal RSD, but that was part of the point of there being 3 Drop dates. There was still a line up outside, doing their best to social distance & all wearing masks. Line up looked as long as most years, but that was an optical illusion. They were not all bunched up like other years. We allowed 15 people in to start, than as one left another was admitted. Thanks to our volunteers, we were able to have a door greeter making sure masks were on ...

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MAKE US #1 SELLER OF DONOVAN WOODS

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MAKE US #1 SELLER OF DONOVAN...

SUPPORTING HOME GROWN TALENT THAT IS SUPPORT US Local talented musician Donovan Woods newest album release called 'Without People' is due out in stores like Cheeky Monkey on November 6th. Sarnia raised folk and country singer-songwriter Donovan Woods has released several albums of folk and roots music over the years, including the Juno Award-winning Both Ways. Not only does Donovan write and record his own songs, but many other high profile musicians have recorded his songs including Matt Andersen, Alan Doyle, Tim McGraw, Billy Currington, Logan Mize & The Reklaws to name a few. The announcement of a new release from Donovan is exciting to his many fans, but this release does have another purpose. Donovan has put together special indie-retailer exclusives for the vinyl release of his forthcoming album, 'Without People'. The message to fans from Donovan is to consistently remind fans that the spirit of this campaign is to support indie retailers. ...

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NEW ADDITIONS TO GREAT DEAL WALL – THE BEATLES

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NEW ADDITIONS TO GREAT DEAL...

GREAT selection of Beatles CD at GREAT prices on the GREAT DEALS WALL!! Prices starting at $9.96 and up. Gettem while supplies last!  - BEATLES FOR SALE - REVOLVER - MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR SGT. PEPPERS LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND - ABBEY ROAD - RED ALBUM 1962*1966 - 2 CD Best of BLUE ALBUM 1967-1970 - 2 CD Best of #1's - 27 tracks of their songs that made it to #1 on the record charts

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Africian Quilted Bags & Face Masks NOW available @...

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Africian Quilted Bags &...

AUGUST 2020 UPDATE... CLICK HERE to read the story in the Sarnia-Lambton This Week about Pat McGill and the masks he brings to sell at Cheeky Monkey.  Photo is from that article. JULY 20, 2020 update...NOW AVAILABLE AT CHEEKY MONKEY - PROTECTIVE FACE MASKS... This from Pat McGill...  I have been working with the coop women since April to finalize a design and fabrication technique for face masks. I received the first samples in early June and from those I chose two designs as shown in the picture below. The pleated design is based on one commonly used in Sarnia.  The Sarnia design has been upgraded to include a mouldable metal piece to help prevent air escape around the eyes (glasses are now less likely to fog). The conical design is from the coop but it also has the mouldable metal nose piece. The masks will sell at $10 each. Since receiving the ...

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Tourism Sarnia-Lambton Voucher Program to Support Local

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Tourism Sarnia-Lambton Voucher...

Tourism Sarnia-Lambton has launched a new program to support local accommodations, attractions, restaurants and retail tourism. Including Cheeky Monkey. From Mark Perrin of Tourism Sarnia-Lambton as reported on Blackburn News... “Starting with the accommodations, people visiting Sarnia-Lambton, staying a minimum of two nights, will receive a $50 voucher, three nights $75 in vouchers and 4 nights $100 in vouchers. Those vouchers are in $25 increments that can be spent locally at participating restaurants and retail partners and treated just like cash.” Rewards will also be offered at participating campgrounds. Local residents will also have the chance to be rewarded if they visit TSL’s daily featured attraction, posted on its Facebook and Instagram pages. Over 250 businesses are participating. The full list can be found here: https://www.ontbluecoast.com/discover-sarnia-lambton/ TUESDAY, AUGUST 18 - First voucher worth $10 brought in by regular customer & friend Graham Heal.

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AUDITIONS: War of the Worlds live-stream @ Imperial Theatre

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AUDITIONS:  War of the Worlds...

FROM IMPERIAL THEATRE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 22 UPDATE... 💥 We are blown away! Due to the overwhelming response, all our audition slots have filled up already. So when you send in an application to waroftheworlds@theatresarnia.org we are going to be asking people to do pre-taped auditions to help us see everyone in a timely manner, as this project is on a time crunch. In our response email, we will coordinate with you the best format to film and send, etc. Thank you for your interest in this show! 👽 THURSDAY, AUGUST 2Oth From Imperial Theatre... Greetings, earthlings. We are embarking on a voyage and we want you to join us. For the foreseeable future, Theatre Sarnia and the Imperial Theatre will be unable to perform shows live for patrons in our venue. Though Phase 3 of the reopening of Ontario technically allows up to 50 patrons, it is not financially viable or realistic for our 600 seat venue or ...

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Trivia Q & A # 24 – 2020

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Trivia Q & A # 24 –...

Q. What jobs did Pat Benetar have before become a rock 'n' roll star? A. Jobs before rock stardom for Pat Benatar included being a bank clerk and a singing waitress. As a teenager, she was training to go to the Juilliard School of Music. That is, until she rebelled. She never attended. OTHER FACTS... She was born Patricia Andrzejewski on January 10, 1953, renamed Benatar after a brief marriage with a GI named Dennis Benatar at the age of 19 in 1972. Halloween 1977 proved a pivotal night in Benatar's early, spandexed music career. She entered a Halloween contest at the Cafe Figaro in Greenwich Village dressed as a character from the film Cat-Women of the Moon. Later that evening, she went onstage at Catch a Rising Star still in costume and her persona was born. Between appearances at Catch a Rising Star, she recorded commercial jingles for Pepsi-Cola and a number ...

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Trivia Q & A # 23 – 2020

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Trivia Q & A # 23 –...

Q. What 2 rappers guest on Ed Sheeran's song '1000 Nights' on his No. 6 Collaborations Project album? A. American rappers Meek Mill and A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie each supply a guest verse. Meek's rhymes find him boasting about his luxurious lifestyle and how he gets to perform at stadiums now. A Boogie mainly talks about his relationship with women, though he does come up with the head-scratching lyric: "Me and Meek and Ed Sheeran just like the Beatles." Sheeran explained to Charlamagne Tha God that he was a fan of A Boogie's Hoodie SZN album, and he sensed that the song would also work well for Meek. "Originally, I had a different beat. And when I made the beat - Meek actually said this when I played it to him - he said, 'You know my tempo,'" Sheeran recalled. "For me, it just sounded like a Meek song." 1000 ...

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