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  • Motown songster Ron Miller dies

    He wrote musicals and hits for an eclectic mix of artists. His most popular, “For Once In My Life” was recorded over 270 times. Here’s the AP obit from the Detroit News.

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    Jul 24th, 2007 | Filed under Keener
  • WKNR Contact News featured on Michigan Radio documentary

    In the summer of 1967 chaos broke out in the streets of Detroit. After five days of violence 43 were dead, thousands were injured and over 4000 people had been arrested. WKNR Contact News covered it all and chronicled the events in an album of news highlights released early in 1968. This summer, forty years […]

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    Jul 15th, 2007 | Filed under Keener
  • Frost front man Dick Wagner’s heart attack

    On July 3rd, The Frost’s Dick Wagner suffered what his website describes as a “massive heart attack”. Here’s more information, along with a blog post about his involvement with AliceCooper. The Frost Music?LP?spent seven weeks on the Keener album charts in May of 1969. Their superb single, Mystery Man, had a one week chart run […]

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    Jul 13th, 2007 | Filed under Keener
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