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- Working on a musical chair: Kruth's new Orbison bio
Milwaukeeans who know erstwhile Brew City musician John Kruth, who has long since relocated to New York, will be entirely unsurprised that the multi-instrumentalist has written biographies of musicians as diverse as jazzman Rahsaan Roland Kirk, respected and troubled singer/songwriter Townes Van Zandt and, in his latest book, Roy Orbison.
June 20, 2013 - OnMilwaukee.com
- Orbison Biography: Man Behind the Ray-Bans
The Beatles backstage with Roy Orbison, in sunglasses, and Gerry and the Pacemakers in 1963 in Britain. Illustrates BEATLES (category e), by Forrest Wickman (c) 2013, Slate.
June 16, 2013 - Valley News
- Rock and Roll Icon to Have Book Signing at Two Old Hippies in Nashville
Beverly Ross, songwriter of “Lollipop” by the Chordettes, “Judy’s Turn to Cry,” and other charting songs by Elvis Presley and Roy Orbison among others will have a book signing at Nashville’s Two Old Hippies on June 18th at 6PM. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10833189.htm
June 14, 2013 - PRWeb