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Captain & Tennille Divorce -- Love WON'T Keep Us Together - 22 Jan 2014
The blog has an update on Jan 16, 2014, saying "The Captain & Tennille appeared to the public as them being the ideal model for a 'rock-solid' married pair. But almost all people naturally evolve over time, & sometimes hidden feelings start to be ...
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Willis Alan Ramsey Finds Comfort In Old, New Songs

KMUW - 13 Jul 2018
"Muskrat Candlelight" was covered by both America and Captain & Tennille (as "Muskrat Love") while Jimmy Buffett tracked "Ballad of Spider John" for his 1974 opus Living & Dying In ¾ Time. More recently, venerable jam band Widespread Panic has ...
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Auburn Knights host musical reunion Friday, Saturday

Auburn Villager - 12 Jul 2018
Notable alums include Marion Evans, Grammy-winning arranger for Tony Bennett; Urbie Greene, Guggenheim Fellowship jazz trombonist; Tony Tennille, of the Captain and Tennille; Dave Edwards, longtime saxophonist with the Lawrence Welk Orchestra; ...
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The Story of... 'Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me'

Smooth Radio - 12 Jul 2018
The chorus features with a horn arrangement by Del Newman, along with backing vocals by Carl Wilson and Bruce Johnston (above) of the Beach Boys and Toni Tennille of Captain & Tennille. Dusty Springfield, and members of America and Three Dog Night ...
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Weezer and The Pixies were happy together in New Orleans - 27 Jun 2018
One must swiftly slip into an Hawaiian shirt and a white yachting hat a la Captain and Tennille and jog through the crowd to a small cabana erected near steps to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, where one serenades the back of the house with an acoustic ...
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All aboard for Ithaca - 13 Jul 2018
Ah, those were the good old days, barrelling down I-95 blasting "The Carpenters Greatest Hits" and "The Best of Captain & Tennille" as my dad swerved among aggressive tractor trailers while four boys kicked his seat and my now 50-year-old sister wailed ...
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COMMENTARY: Nobel Peace Prize

Cherokee One Feather - 10 Jul 2018
By WILLIAM LEDFORD. Observation: Jay Z and Beyonce are basically the Sonny and Cher of the music world now…or, the Captain and Tennille. Seems that there's one set every generation. And yes, they've been irrelevant for a while now. All's they need to ...
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My Vinyl Countdown continues with Ferry covers and Buzzcocks - 30 Jun 2018
It's a scorcher with stinging guitars and strong vocals from Sasha reminiscent of Heart's Ann Wilson or Pat Benatar to reach back a ways for a reference. Way more Joan Jett and not at all Captain and Tennille. There's also a Talking Heads, Suburbs ...
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Todd's Baby Boomer Trivia - 28 Jun 2018
Pat Boone, Connie Francis, Ray Charles, The Byrds, Frank Sinatra, Jackson Five, Carole King, George Harrison, and Captain and Tennille are included here among other artists. Anyway here are the other questions… 2. Chuck Berry had a song called "Back ...
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Notes-Worthy: Connie Hoagland

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 21 Jun 2018
I was also enamored with the entertainers like Barbara Mandrell, Donny and Marie, Jackson Five and Captain and Tennille. I thought artists who could write, sing, play instruments and entertain the crowd were superstars. Now that I have tried to express ...
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The most popular song from the year you were born

USA TODAY - 10 Jul 2018
For many, music is associated with memories. The music of Woodstock can send one hurtling down memory lane to the 1960s; disco triggers recollection of the 1970s; and any number of new wave hits can take one back to the 1980s. The music we associate ...
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Bettendorf Park Band debuts commission during July 4 performance

Quad City Times - 25 Jun 2018
Among other selections, the band will play “America the Beautiful” as arranged by conductor/composer Carmen Dragon (pop-music aficionados take note: He was the father of Daryl Dragon, “The Captain” in the duo The Captain & Tennille). The program will ...
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White House music shaped culture

Warren Tribune Chronicle - 11 Jul 2018
“The state dinners always included entertainment, such as Pearl Bailey, the Captain and Tennille and Dizzy Gillespie,” he said. During the Carter administration, there was a series of PBS shows starting in 1978 broadcasting from the White House.
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Captain & Tennille back in Arizona, but not back together - 27 Jun 2017
Could '70s super-duo Captain & Tennille be getting back together? Well, no, not likely, especially if you read last year's bestselling "Toni Tennille: A Memoir," in which the vocalist details her cold, empty marriage to Daryl Dragon, AKA the Captain ...
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Guilty pleasure: 'Do that to me one more time'

PRI - 01 Feb 2018
But Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash says they actually had some real musical chops — or at least one of them did. “Toni is the one who obsesses me," she says. "She sounds like a cross between Dusty Springfield and Dionne ...
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Toni Tennille makes her classical singing debut with featured solo

The Daily Courier - 23 Mar 2018
The chorus also includes Toni Tennille, who was one half of the pop duo Captain & Tennille, as a soloist, Rowader said. “She moved to the area about six or seven years ago, moved out temporarily for about three years to Florida, has moved back and she ...

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