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Acting Legend Mickey Rooney Dies At 93

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com/AP) — Mickey Rooney, the pint-size, precocious actor and all-around talent whose more than 80-year career spanned silent comedies, Shakespeare, Judy Garland musicals, Andy Hardy stardom, television and the Broadway theater, has died. He […]

04/07/2014

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Shirley Temple: Like The Beatles, She Hit At Just The Right Time

Although Shirley Temple movies were made some 30 years before my time, I still feel a strong personal connection to her. In a remarkable career that included singing, dancing and acting, the curly haired tyke […]

02/11/2014

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A Tribute To Ricky Lawson

On Friday December 13 of last year, Ricky Lawson took the stage at Spaghettini Grill and Lounge for what none of us knew would be the very last time. He was performing his Christmas show […]

01/31/2014

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James Avery Autopsy Report

The late actor has a long history of medical problems.

01/13/2014

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Renowned Drummer Ricky Lawson Dies

World renowned drummer Ricky Lawson was an all-star on stage and record but also in life. He made his final transition early this morning and our thoughts and prayers are with his family and close […]

12/24/2013

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Forgive In Honor Of Nelson Mandela

Over the weekend I watched the coverage of the passing of South African Freedom Fighter Nelson Mandela and found two things to be fascinating. First was the demeanor of the mourners, who really weren’t mourning […]

12/09/2013

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Stanley Clarke’s Farewell To George Duke

Read Stanley Clarke’s touching farewell message to George Duke.

08/08/2013

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The WAVE’s On Air Talent Remember George Duke

The WAVE on air staff shares their memories of the music and life of George Duke. Read their tributes here.

08/07/2013

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Legendary Keyboardist George Duke Dies At 67

The music world is shocked and saddened to learn that legendary jazz keyboardist George Duke passed away Monday (August 5th), reports NPR. Duke’s label Concord Records revealed to the news site that he passed away […]

08/06/2013

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Remembering James Gandolfini: Tony Soprano’s Most Memorable Quotes

Many fans are shocked and saddened by the sudden passing of actor James Gandolfini on Wednesday, June 19th. James died at the too young age of 51 after suffering from a heart attack while on […]

06/20/2013

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