Archive for August 10th, 2011

RECORDED ON THIS DATE IN 1941

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elmers tune 78

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ARLENE DAHL IS 86 TODAY

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Arlene Carol Dahl is a actress and former MGM star who reached the
peak of her popularity in the 1950s. Some of her most successful films
include: Reign of Terror (1949), Three Little Words (1950), Woman’s
World
(1954), Slightly Scarlet (1956), and Journey to the Center of the
Earth
(1959). In 1953, Dahl hosted The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse, a
dramatic anthology series on ABC-TV. She is the mother of actor
Lorenzo Lamas.

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ELVIS HAD THE NUMBER SONG ON THIS DATE IN 1959

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Elvis a big hunk of love


"A Big Hunk o’ Love" was recorded by Elvis Presley on June 10,
1958 in RCA’s Nashville studio, while he was on leave from the
U.S. Army. The song was reportedly recorded in four takes, the
released version was actually spliced from takes three and four.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVE ‘’RECORDS’’ STONE!

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Dave Rogoway

Dave, who was one of the original KISN Good Guys, turned 58 today. You can hear
Dave Stone again along with “Tiger Tom” Murphy and Pat Pattee starting September
1st when KISN returns with real oldies.  www.goodguyradio.com

(Say, he doesn’t look all that bad for being 58!)

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