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Adelaide Music Collective – South Australian Music Hall of Fame

Above: Enrico Morena and Victor Marshall. Adelaide Music Collective – South Australian Music Hall Of Fame he Adelaide Music Collective (AMC) is a Collective of Adelaide artists/associated professionals with National and International experience in the music industry. The AMC is overseen by a committee operates as a Collective of respected industry professionals who network in …

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MARION KEISKER

Marion Keisker Born September 23, 1917 Memphis, Tennessee Died December 29, 1989 (aged 72) Occupation Radio show host; U.S. Air Force Captain. Known for First person to record Elvis Presley Above:  The front office of the Sun Studio, where Keisker worked and greeted many artists on their first visit to the studio Born September 23, …

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HOWARD HAWKS

Howard Hawks Born Howard Winchester Hawks May 30, 1896 Goshen, Indiana, U.S. Died December 26, 1977 (aged 81) Palm Springs, California, U.S. Occupation Film director, producer, screenwriter   Howard Hawks – Wikipedia  Howard Hawks filmography – Wikipedia Overview for Howard Hawks – TCM.com   Howard Winchester Hawks (May 30, 1896 – December 26, 1977) was an American film director, …

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GARRY SPRY ( Promoter and Management)

Garry Spry Garry Howard Spry (born 9 May 1939) is a former Australian politician. He was the Liberal member for Bellarine in the Victorian Legislative Assembly from 1992 to 2002. Spry was born in Gawler, South Australia, to Frank Spry and Joyce Dawkins. He attended primary school in the Gawler area and later at Tallageira …

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A&M RECORDS – STUDIOS

A&M Records Parent company Universal Music Group Founded 1962; 55 years ago Founder Herb Alpert Jerry Moss Defunct 1999; 18 years ago Status Defunct Distributor(s) Interscope Geffen A&M Records (US) Polydor Records (International) Genre Various Country of origin United States Location Santa Monica, California, A&M Records was an American record label founded as an independent …

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UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP

  Above:  UMG’s headquarters in Santa Monica, California Formerly called Decca Records (1934-1971) MCA Records (1971-1989) MCA Music Entertainment Group (1989-1996) Type Subsidiary Industry Music & entertainment Founded September 1934; 83 years ago Headquarters Santa Monica, California, U.S. Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an …

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JAMES BULLOUGH LANSING (Inventor)

Lansing Manufacturing employees, with James B. Lansing at front/enter). Courtesy Mark Gander and John Eargle. © Harman International. James Bullough Lansing Born James Martini January 14, 1902 Greenridge, Nilwood Township, Macoupin County, Illinois Greenridge, Nilwood Township, Died September 24, 1949 (aged 47) San Marcos, California Cause of death Suicide James Bullough Lansing (born James Martini, January 14, …

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ERNIE BALL

Above: Ernie Ball. Photo by Harry Brus Strings | Ernie Ball Ernie Ball Music Man: Home Ernie Ball – Home | Facebook Ernie Ball Ernie Ball (born Roland Sherwood Ball; August 30, 1930 – September 9, 2004) was an American entrepreneur, musician, and innovator, widely acclaimed as a revolutionary in the development of guitar-related products. He began as …

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ANDREW BANKS

Andrew Banks From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Website: Andrew Banks Born November 30, 1951 Lambeth, UK Residence Los Angeles, USA Occupation Entrepreneur and Film Producer Known for Pioneering the recruitment industry in Australia; establishment of Morgan & Banks and Talent2 Andrew Richard Banks (born 30 November 1951) is an Australian entrepreneur, investor, film producer and …

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STEVE BAXTER

Steve Baxter (entrepreneur) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Website: Steve Baxter (entrepreneur) Born November 30, 1951 Lambeth, UK Residence Los Angeles, USA Occupation Entrepreneur and Film Producer Known for Pioneering the recruitment industry in Australia; establishment of Morgan & Banks and Talent2 Steve Baxter is an investor and entrepreneur from Brisbane, Australia. He is one …

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