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memories of the ’80s – Sheila E.

For this drummer and percussionist, a fortuitous meeting led to touring the world with Prince and the A listers of ’80s music. Sheila Escovedo known by her stage name Sheila E. made drumming the focus, and her sexy style kept … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Nick Gilder

An Englishman that grew up in Vancouver, Nick Gilder brought those Brit roots with the establishment of his first band, Sweeney Todd, a glam rock group which garnered fans and radio airplay with their hit single Roxy Roller in 1976. … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Barbie Benton

An actor, comedienne and musician, but she’s best known for her body, seen in repeated features in Playboy Magazine: Barbie Benton. This New Yorker started her career as one of the regulars of late 1960s television series Hee Haw – … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Leif Garrett

A poster boy of the ’70s  with his blonde hair and slightly bad boy reputation – was certainly one many remember – Leif Garrett. Starting his acting career at age five with his sister in the 1960s, Leif Garrett made … Continue reading

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