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Monday, April 1, 2013

#657: 1969, The Band, The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

April 1, 2013

The Easter weekend saw the death of one of the all time great studio engineers and producers, Phil Ramone.  He worked on records by just about everyone from the early 1960s right up until his death and across pretty much all genres. He recorded Marilyn Monroe’s legendary ‘Happy Birthday Mr President’ in 1962; cut classic […]

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The Treasury and RBS Announce Grand National Initiative

April 1, 2013

The Treasury and the Royal Bank of Scotland have today announced that every taxpayer in Britain will be given a free bet worth £400 on the Grand National entry Poisson d’Avril. The horse is currently priced at 4-1 for the race at Aintree on Saturday. A senior government source told All That’s Left: “This is […]

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