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Blink 182 added to ‘GREAT DEALS’ wall

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BLINK 182 CD's now on the Great Deals wall - starting as low as $4.96 each Get them quick - prices in effect while supplies last  ~ BLINK 182  ~ Cheshire Cat  ~ Dude Ranch~ Enema Of The State  ~ Neighborhoods  ~ Take Off Your Pants  

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Trivia Q & A # 46 – 2015

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The teenage girls that went beserk about Frank Sinatra during the Sinatramania years were named after an article of clothing.   Q. What were those girls called ? A.  Bobbie Soxers Bobby soxers were usually teenage girls and young adult women from about 12 to 25. Fashionable adolescent girls wore poodle skirts and rolled down their socks to the ankle. In high schools and colleges, the gymnasium was often used as a dance floor; however, since street shoes and street detritus might damage the polished wood floors, the students were required to remove their shoes and dance in their bobby socks, hence the phrase "sock hop". The 1940s music that floated through the airwaves and into the minds of teenage bobby-soxers was that of big bands, such as the Glen Miller and Tommy Dorsey Orchestras. It was also the era of the heartthrob male crooners, who often transitioned from the stage to the screen, ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 211

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Published on Nov 17, 2015 The Show with David Burrows #211 Opening Segment: Petrolia Community Theatre successful with "Dear Santa, Thanks, But That's Not Our Grandma" - www.petroliatheatre.com Max Major and friends gearing up for Black Friday in support of Noelle's Gift - www.playingforcharity.com The Entertainment Scene: The Disney Classic 'Mary Poppins' is coming to the Imperial Theatre. Director, Richard Teskey talks about some of the magic to expect. Many special effects and added music will be part of the performance that begins November 20th. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: Noelle's Gift continues to give back to the community of Sarnia-Lambton. This time a special family fun day for families who are financially challenged at the this time of year. Committee member Jackie Major-daamen, shares the details of the upcoming event. Apps with Mark Russell: NEST part 2 Closing segment: The new name is out. "The Station Music Hall" formerly known as "RUSTIC" is prepaing for it's re-opening on November 20th. A special video ...

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Trivia Q & A # 45 – 2015

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Q. Which group took its name from two characters in the Adventures of Tin Tin A.  Thompson Twins Thompson Twins were a British music group that formed in April 1977 and disbanded in May 1993. Initially a new wave group, they switched to a more mainstream pop sound and achieved considerable popularity in the mid-1980s, scoring a string of hits in the United Kingdom, the United States, and around the globe. The band was named after the two bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson in Hergé's comic strip The Adventures of Tintin. At various stages, the band had up to seven members though their best known incarnation was as a trio between 1982–86. They became a prominent act in the so-called Second British Invasion, and in 1985, the band performed at Live Aid where they were joined onstage by Madonna. The Adventures of Tintin (French: Les Aventures de Tintin) is a series of comic albums created by Belgian ...

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Bright Ideas for Christmas 2015 Gift Giving

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Bright Ideas for Christmas...

New, big bunch of t-shirts have arrived.  Cheeky Charlie is more then happy to model them for you. LOL

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The Show with David Burrows # 210

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Published on Nov 11, 2015 Opening Segment: SWIFF a big success. Finger Eleven SOLD OUT! MOVEMBER with Costumes Canada & The Painted Cat. The Entertainment Scene: The Petrolia Community Theatre group is preparing for their Christmas performance. Director Carol Graham ivites us to come and see 'Dear Santa Thanks....But That's Not My Grandma! In The Community: FUSION is back for another year at Degroot's. Fund Development Planner for LCDS Adelle McGregor shares the exciting news of this years event. Apps with Mark Russell: This week Mark talks about 'NEST' Closing Segment: RUSTIC is re-branding itself. Remembering those who have fallen for our freedom.

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November 2015 First Friday review – Quiet Mind &...

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Quiet Mind: Contemporary Acoustic with Style Live at the Cheeky Monkey for Sarnia's November First Friday Celebration by Brian Hay They also had something to say, which is the most important thing. That the members of Quiet Mind, singer and guitarist James Hill and lead guitarist Pat Rice, were concerned with performing more than just filler was clear even from the covers they chose. One group whose material they obviously liked exploring was the work done by Eddie Vedder and Pearl Jam. "An Elderly Lady Behind the Counter in a Small Town" was an absolute nugget for Pearl Jam with its richly unfolding portrayal of the two people who meet in the scenario conjured within the music. The interpretation Hill and Rice gave it wasn't Pearl Jam's and it wasn't anyone else's. Hill's singing captured the yearning that inevitably surfaces when one hearkens toward distant but fond memories. Rice threaded wonderfully melodic ...

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Trivia Q & A # 44 – 2015

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Trivia Q & A # 44 –...

Q. Which solo artist also had UK top ten hits with Queen, Mick Jagger and Bing Crosby? A. David Bowie WITH QUEEN - UNDER PRESSURE: In the US, this was on Queen's Greatest Hits album and released as a single at the same time. It was not released on a UK album until 6 months later, when it was included on Hot Space. Brian May recalled to Mojo magazine October 2008. "It was hard, because you had four very precocious boys and David, who was precocious enough for all of us. David took over the song lyrically. Looking back, it's a great song but it should have been mixed differently. Freddie and David had a fierce battle over that." WITH MICK JAGGER - DANCING IN THE STREETS: This was originally a hit for Martha & the Vandellas in 1964. Bowie and Jagger covered it for the Live Aid charity at the insistence of Bob ...

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Record Store Day BLACK FRIDAY 2015

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Record Store Day BLACK FRIDAY...

YES, Cheeky Monkey is once again a participant of Record Store Day - BLACK FRIDAY 2015 edition on Friday, November 27th. And IT'S BIGGER BADDER AND MORE BRILLIANT THAT ANY BLACK FRIDAY THAT HAS COME BEFORE!!!!!  CLICK HERE to see proof - we are listed on the official RSD website. As with RSD, we order virtually everything that is being offered, but we don't know exactly what we will end up getting since they are all limited editions.  To be in the advance know of what we do get, if you haven't yet,  signed up for our weekly e-newsletter through our website HOME page.  Same goes for RSD that will be on Saturday, April 16, 2016.  Subscripers get an early heads up of titles. FROM RECORD STORE DAY OFFICIAL WEBSITE... Ah, Black Friday. Even if you’re averse to the crowds and the crazy, there is a great place to go shopping on that day after American ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 209 -Happy Birthday

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Published on Nov 3, 2015 Episode #209 - CELEBRATING 4 YEARS! Opening Segment: Hallowe'en recap. The Entertainment Scene: First Friday always has lots of activity. This month we visit The Lawrence House. Melissa Upfold talks to David about 'Spoken Word' a monthly event open to the public to share, poetry, music and readings. In The Community: K106.3 FM morning show host, 'MAX MAJOR' is preparing for a fun live streaming event at Lambton Mall. Max and friends will be gaming through the night in support of 'Noelle's Gift'. Check out all the fun details. www.playingforcharity.com Apps with Mark Russell: This week Mark talks about 'Mobile Passport'. Closing Segment: Win tix to see 'Finger Finger Eleven (F11)​ at 'Rustic'!

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