Pete Cummings

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – NO TAKERS ON BOB DYLAN’S LYRICS

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Lyric sheets for two unrecorded BOB DYLAN songs written early in his career failed to find a buyer at auction on Thursday (04Dec14). The typed manuscript for Talkin Folklore Center from 1962 was estimated to fetch between $40,000 and $60,000 , and the written words for 1963’s Go Away You Bomb had a price tag between $30,000 to $50,000 . ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – EENY MEENY MINY MOE

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Two years ago in February, a 59-year-old federal inmate went under the knife at St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton to have his diseased left kidney removed. He emerged from the procedure with his tumor-laden kidney still intact. The surgeon, Dr. Charles Coonan Streit, a urologist who has had his license for 41 years, mistakenly had taken out his healthy ... Read More »

ANOTHER STONES SIDEMAN JOINS BOBBY KEYS IN THE ETERNAL GREENROOM – 2 IN 2 DAYS – R.I.P. IAN McLAGAN

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Ian McLagan, the legendary keyboardist who was a member of the Small Faces and the Faces, has died. He was 69 years old. Earlier today, news broke that McLagan, who was also a longtime sideman with the Rolling Stones, was admitted to an Austin hospital in critical condition. According to the Official Small Faces Fan Club, McLagan had a “massive ... Read More »

PETE CUMMINGS BAND LIVE AFTER THE COYOTES GAME THURSDAY!!!

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Hey Guys! I’m very proud to announce that the Pete Cummings Band will be playing at Gila River Arena IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE AZ COYOTES/L.A. KINGS GAME on the Ace Mortgage Terrace Club this Thursday night!!  We’ll start immediately following the 7PM game which should be around 9:30PM.  So come on out, root for your Coyotes & join us after the ... Read More »

AC/DC’s NEW PROMOTIONAL SHOTS LACK PHIL & MAL. HELLO, STEVIE!

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Well, everyone, here are AC/DC’s latest promo pix & there’s our first long look at Stevie Young (Mal’s nephew) who’ll be replacing him in the band.  I have to admit he may be Mal’s nephew but looks like he’s the same age as the rest of the band!  Due to Phil Rudd’s legal issues he couldn’t make the band’s video ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THE Ol’ SWITCHAROO

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The families of two babies mistakenly exchanged at birth 20 years ago are suing the Cannes maternity hospital that made the error for more than €12 million. The extraordinary story began two decades ago when Sophie Serrano gave birth to Manon in the clinic in the Riviera city. The infant was suffering from jaundice and was placed in an incubator ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – DON’T LEAVE PRICELESS ARTWORK ON A TRAIN

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Francesco Plateroti had more reason than most to visit the lost property section at a train station. The Franco-Italian art collector left a 13th century Chinese scroll “Le banquet des immortels à la terrasse de Jade” (“The banquet of immortals on the terrace of Jade”) by Wang Zhenpeng, estimated to be worth around €1 million ($1.25M), on the TGV train ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – A LITTLE LESS THAN GODLY

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US coppers appear to have arrested “living god ” and opener of hell holes EA Koetting on drugs and weapons charges Inspector Knacker of the Washington County Drug Task Force stopped a man called Matthew Joseph Lawrence, 33 in the Bloomington area. He will face five third-degree felony counts for possession of drugs, one third-degree felony count of being restricted ... Read More »

FAN OF JOHN LENNON WITH A SPARE MILLION LAYING AROUND?

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A guitar belonging to the late Beatles singer John Lennon that was used in the recording session for “Paperback Writer” is expected to fetch up to £600,000 ($940,000) at an auction of rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia in London this weekend. Although lot 214 — Lennon’s Gretsch 6120 guitar – won’t come cheap, the buyer can rest-assured they have bought “one ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THERE’S SUCH A THING AS “OVER-PREPPING”

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A 26-year-old St. Louis-area woman is dead after accidentally shooting herself in the head with the gun she bought to protect herself from anticipated Ferguson riots. According to CNN, Becca Campbell died on Friday night after a minor car accident resulted in a major gun accident. [Campbell’s boyfriend] told investigators that as they drove late Friday night, the victim waved ... Read More »