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If 2016 Had a Theme Song, It Would Be ‘All Things Must Pass’

By Dave Price 1st Published in Booming Encore Under a somber November sky, as they waited for the plane arriving into Washington from Dallas, author Mary McGrory turned to then presidential aide, later-to-be Senator from New York Daniel Patrick Moynihan … Continue reading

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The Monkees Make Daydream Believers 50 Years Ago with TV Debut

  This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me Fifty years ago this month Monkee mania began sweeping America and then England as The Monkees, a TV show based on the success of The Beatles and the madcap antics they … Continue reading

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63-Year-Old Punk-Pop Star Cyndi Lauper Still Having Fun Singing, Supporting Feminism

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me A little more than three decades ago, singer Cyndi Lauper told us that girls just want to have fun. Today, at age 63, Lauper is teaching us that mature women can still … Continue reading

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How Much Are New Memories of Old Rock Music Worth?

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me BY DAVE PRICE  •  2 MONTHS AGO  •  LIFESTYLE   Unless you’ve been living alone in a desert for the last few months, you’ve probably heard about the impressive Desert Trip concert, … Continue reading

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Greg Allman Helps My Wife Have a Great 65th at Sea

Judy Lynn Snyder and I were married in a steady wintry downpour on Jan. 27, 1973 in my mother’s South Jersey Church, with Judy in a white dress and me in a close (but much cheaper) version of the 3-piece … Continue reading

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When It Comes to Music Concerts Today, It’s a Family Affair

When rock poet laureate Bob Dylan 1st came up with his classic protest song “The Times, They Are a-Changin,” in the early 1960s, he was writing about an America that was deeply divided and defined by issues of war, racism, … Continue reading

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