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William George Wyman (born 24 October 1936), born as William...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
William George Wyman (born 24 October 1936), born as William George Perks Jr., is an English musician, record producer, songwriter and singer. He was the bass guitarist for the English rock and roll band The Rolling Stones from 1962 until 1993. Since 1997, he has recorded and toured with his own band, Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings. He has worked producing both records and film, and has scored music for film in movies and television.
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The golden boys: £426m rock legends party at charity bash

Daily Star - 16 Nov 2017
Roger Daltrey, The Who's veteran frontman, brought together the music legends to unveil a multi-media exhibition. Stars including Sir Ray Davies, Alice Cooper, Sir Tom Jones, Bill Wyman and Donovan were all at the glamorous bash. They were joined by ...
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'Eat Like a Rock Star' with Mary Wilson

Fox5NY - 17 Nov 2017
NEW YORK (FOX5NY.COM) - A legendary member of the Supremes shows us how to eat like a rock star. Mary Wilson wrote the introduction to best-selling author Mark Bego's book "Eat Like a Rock Star." With more than 100 recipes, the book invites the ...
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Guitar donation hits all the right chords for Northern Ireland Hospice

Love Belfast (press release) (blog) - 17 Nov 2017
A number of the guitars are autographed by famous rock stars including the Rolling Stones' Bill Wyman, Motley Crue's Vince Neil, Guns 'n' Roses axeman Slash, Cream's Jack Bruce and Def Leppard's Belfast-born guitarist Vivian Campbell. One guitar, a ...
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John McEuen leaves Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Bluegrass Today - 13 Nov 2017
In addition to the cast of Will the Circle be Unbroken, he has performed and/or recorded with a long list of well-known names; Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Bill Wyman, Johnny Cash, Marshall Tucker Band, Steve Martin, The Smothers Brothers, Clint ...
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Tension revealed between rock stars and the tax man

economia - 09 Nov 2017
Although top rates of tax are now substantially lower across the developed world (under 50% in the UK and Australia), it's hardly surprising that the latest international tax avoidance scandal – the Paradise Papers – should feature rock stars in its cast.
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A classic great: the Citroën SM

The Independent - 07 Nov 2017
When rather more pedestrian classics are fetching huge money, £34,995 for this SM seems like good value to us. sm-citroen-003-l.jpg. Mainly, though, the SM 'thing' is all about that Opron body shape. Not one but two Rolling Stones owned SMs: Bill Wyman ...
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A Guitarist's Guide to Choosing a Bass

Reverb News - 09 Nov 2017
Largely short-scale offsets, these things are simply fun, easy-to-play instruments, famously used by Rolling Stone Bill Wyman in his early days and Talking Heads' Tina Weymouth. Aside from their playability (which is always important), the Mustang ...
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This day in history

The Boston Globe - 24 Oct 2017
Today is Tuesday, Oct. 24, the 297th day of 2017. There are 68 days left in the year. Birthdays: Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is 81. Actor F. Murray Abraham is 78. Movie director David S. Ward is 72. Actor Kevin Kline is 70. Former NAACP ...
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The global rock star economy?

Otago Daily Times - 08 Nov 2017
The grubby, druggy aesthetic of the Rolling Stones' classic Exile on Main Street, recorded on the French Riviera, belied the fact the eponymous banishment was in fact the band fleeing a tax bill and liabilities as residents in the UK. Bill Wyman ...
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Martin Taylor & Alison Burns celebrate Fitzgerald's music

Daily Democrat - 14 Nov 2017
In addition to his solo concerts and recordings and earlier work with Grappelli, Taylor has collaborated with musicians from many genres including George Harrison, Chet Atkins, David Grisman, Jeff Beck, Tommy Emmanuel, Dianne Schuur, Bill Wyman, Jamie ...
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Pontiac author documents rock 'n' roll cooking in latest book

The Oakland Press - 24 Oct 2017
The book features 118 recipes from 46 artists, including the Supremes' Mary Wilson, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, Boz Scaggs, *NSYNC's Joey Fatone, the Monkees' Micky Dolenz and more. The food runs the gamut from appetizers to desserts, ...
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John Entwistle: "I just wanted to play louder than anyone else"

TeamRock.com - 02 Nov 2017
“It was Bill Wyman who said he was the Jimi Hendrix of the bass, which is a good way of explaining what he did. The sound he got was unique. If you listen now to the early Who records, the bass is the lead instrument. And he was bloody loud, too ...
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Asset managers brace for hefty investment research bill

Financial Times - 20 Nov 2017
Earlier this year, Oliver Wyman, the consultancy, predicted the additional costs imposed by the Mifid II regulations could lead investment managers to cut spending on research by about $1.5bn. That figure could rise to as much as $3bn in the event of a ...
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The 20 greatest British rock bands of all time

Evening Standard - 07 Nov 2017
Childhood friends Mick Jagger and Keith Richards formed an iconic musical partnership as kids in the 1950s before forming the Stones with Brian Jones, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman and Ian Stewart. The group developed on their early covers of tracks by the ...

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