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Soul Train

Posted by on Jun 11, 2014 in Featured, TV Show | Comments Off on Soul Train

The concept, of course, wasn’t original. American Bandstand set the standard, and Soul Train was one of many imitators. But it...

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Dick Clark, R.I.P.

Posted by on Apr 18, 2012 in Featured, People | Comments Off on Dick Clark, R.I.P.

  We got the sad news today that Dick Clark has died. He was such a part of the baby boomer’s life, from American Bandstand...

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Person: Dick Clark

Posted by on Dec 14, 2010 in People | 1 comment

It would be easy to pigeonhole Dick Clark as a dance show host or a game show host, or a New Year’s Eve host. And he is all those...

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TV Show: American Bandstand

Posted by on Jul 7, 2009 in TV Show | Comments Off on TV Show: American Bandstand

Kids dancing to records. What a simple formula for a television show. And what an amazing run Dick Clark and American Bandstand had with...

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