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Tony Orlando

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Give Him a Hit, and Tony Orlando Will Come Back to Britain

Profile by June Harris, Disc, 12 January 1963

IF "DISC DATE" reviewer Don Nicholl is right and 'Beautiful Dreamer' DOES make the charts, then Tony Orlando will be rushing back to Britain just ...

Tony Orlando: The Last Of The Teenage Idols

Retrospective by Bill Millar, Record Mirror, 3 April 1971

THE ODEON, Kingston-upon-Thames. Or maybe it was The Granada. It's 9.20 p.m. on the 15th February 1962 and Clarence 'Frogman' Henry has just boogied his ...

Tony Orlando & Dawn: Tony And Those Bogus Dawns

Interview by Val Mabbs, Record Mirror, 11 September 1971

Dawn's Tony Orlando gives Val Mabbs some straight answers ...

Tony Orlando: Plague of False Dawns

Report and Interview by Mike Jahn, Baltimore Sun, 23 January 1972

LIFE USED to be simple for Tony Orlando. Then he became a rock star, sold 12 million records and started losing money. ...

Tony Orlando: Before Dawn

Retrospective by Bill Millar, The History of Rock, 1982

IN FEBRUARY 1962, Tony Orlando toured Britain with Clarence Henry and Bobby Vee. Henry boogied his head off but no-one had paid to see the ...

Tony Orlando and Dawn

Sleeve notes by Roy Trakin, The Definitive Collection of Dawn, August 1998

OCTOBER 1970. The war was still raging in Vietnam. Richard Nixon was in the White House and the Watergate was still just the name of ...

Kenny Laguna: Laguna Tunes

Review by Eric Weisbard, The Village Voice, 29 April 2000

IT'S TEMPTING TO imagine that Kenny Laguna invented the lifework he chronicles in the songs and liner notes of Laguna Tunes, that this parade of ...

Tony Orlando

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. Michael Anthony Orlando Cassavitis, 3 April 1944, New York, USA ...

see also Dawn


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