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23 Aug

Sad news.  The great Jerry Leiber, who teamed with Mike Stoller to pen some of the greatest tunes of the first wave of rock and roll, including tunes by Elvis, The Coasters, Ben E. King and others has died at 78.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/source-songwriter-jerry-leiber-dies-at-78-20110822

 

In happier news, there’s a new Tom Waits tune available to stream at Some Kind of Awesome

http://www.somekindofawesome.com/journal/2011/8/22/listen-tom-waits-bad-as-me.html

 

 

 

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