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Compilation celebrates Orbison's amazing voice

...Presley and The Beatles actually opened concerts for them?Roy Orbison, a native of the oil fields of west Texas, would have...the must-have DVD from the fabulous Cinemax special Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night that was released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/ed-turner/2011-05-04/compilation-celebrat
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Roy Orbison's sons create song for album re-release

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Roy Orbi­son's three sons are all musicians but never really got to play music with their dad - until now.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-25/roy-orbisons-sons-create-song-album
Robert Hand Sr.

...would continue to perform with and enjoy through the early 70's. He also played guitar with both B.B. King and Roy Orbison. In 1965 he met and married Mary Etta Franklin after spotting her in a car and tracking her down through a series of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167160615
Allman is feeling like old self again

...T-Bone Burnett, whose production credits include major recording artists such as Robert Plant, Alison Krauss and Roy Orbison. Burnett won an Academy Award in 2010 for The Weary Kind, which was in the 2009 film Crazy Heart."It's like getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-10-03/allman-feeling-old-se
Music by Turner: Little River Band, Atlanta Rhythm Section to bring on classic rock hits

...The roots of the Atlanta Rhythm Section began in the late '60s as the core band served as the backing group for Roy Orbison and Dennis Yost and the Classics IV. After a couple of poor-selling albums in the early '70s, the group hired lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-03-27/music-turner-little-r
Ramblin' Rhodes: Elvis champion to perform in Augusta

...morning after he arrived in North America."Riding in my dad's car when I was young, I remember hearing Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison and Neil Diamond, but it was Elvis' voice that always stood out. My dad also had an Elvis' tape around the house...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-07-31/ramblin-rhodes-elvis-
Chris Isaak re-creates Orbison performance

...recorded earlier. He sounds very much like Roy Orbison. He looks very much like Roy Orbison. But wait! It's Chris Isaak. On the American...achieve the Orbison pallor. "I always loved Roy Orbison," says Mr. Isaak, the star of his own behind-the-scenes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/17/tel_404935.shtml
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T Bone Burnett returns with first album in 14 years

...Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon for "Walk the Line" and produced a myriad of musicians, from Elvis Costello to Roy Orbison. Going back to Bob Dylan's fabled 1975-76 Rolling Thunder Revue, with which he toured, Burnett's fingerprints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/15/mus_81081.shtml
Music
Country music television specials feature good, bad, crossover duets

...aired on CBS. After all, it was country musicians such as Cash, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, Johnny Burnette and The Everly Brothers, Brenda Lee who in the 1950s created and launched what became today's rock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/24/rho_25574.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Springsteen bares songwriting soul in rare TV appearance

...Springsteen opened up during a taping for VH1's "Storytellers," detailing influences both obvious and obscure. There's Roy Orbison's dark romanticism... and actor Robert Mitchum's blood-chilling preacher in "The Night of the Hunter." Smokey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/22/mus_451015.shtml
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