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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 8, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2006 with 114 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2005 with 114 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for Sept. 5-11, 2005.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 8, the 252nd day of 2004 with 114 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2003 with 114 to follow.
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Country Music News

Hank Williams Jr. born in Shreveport, La., 1949. Jimmie Rodgers dies at age 35, 1933.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

Today in Music: a look badck at pop music

Today's birthdays include Al Jolson, who was born in 1886; trumpeter Ziggy Elman in 1914; Peggy Lee in 1920; Miles Davis in 1926; Band drummer Levon Helm in 1943 (age 60); Verden "Phally" Allen, keyboardist for Mott the Hoople, in 1944 (age 59); the Guess
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

UPI's weekly Today in Music package for May 24-30.
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Country Music News

Mary-Chapin Carpenter born in Princeton, N.J., 1958. Hank Williams' No. 1 single "Kaw-Liga" is charted 1953.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

Country Music News

C.W. McCall's "Convoy" ends six-week run at No. 1, 1976. Alabama's "Southern Star" album goes gold, 1989.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

People

Among the first recordings to be added to a new "preservation registry" by the Library of Congress are those of Elvis Presley.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Rock News Two: The week in pop

Britney Spears is out of the restaurant business, at least for now.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Country Music News

WSM Barn Dance, which later became the Grand Ole Opry, makes radio debut, 1925. Roy Acuff begins six-week tour of Alaska, 1954.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

Rock News: Music's high and low notes

Britney Spears is out of the restaurant business, at least for now. The pop tart has severed her connection with Nyla, the New York restaurant that has been a disaster since it opened five months ago.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Country Music News

Jimmie Rodgers records "Mississippi River Blues," "Nobody Knows But Me" for Victor Records, 1929. Amy Grant born in Augusta, Ga., 1960.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

Country Music News

Bill Anderson born in Columbia, S.C., 1937. Lyle Lovett born in Houston, Texas, 1957.
DICK KELSEY, United Press International

Rock News: Music's high and low notes

"Art For Art's Sake," the city-wide celebration of the New Orleans art scene, took place over the weekend with a dramatic series of rock themes and music-related art openings.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Jimmie Rodgers, whose song "Honeycomb" topped the charts in 1957. Rodgers was born in 1933 (age 69). Frankie Avalon was born in 1940 (age 62); Alan King of Ace in 1946 (age 56); Kerry Livgren of Kansas in 1949 (age 53); Ramones'
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly Today in Music package for Sept. 14-20.
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include the late country singers Jimmie "The Singing Brakeman" Rodgers, who was born in 1897, and Patsy Cline in 1932; John Sylvia, bassist with the Tune Weavers, in 1934 (age 68); Brian Cole of The Association and Beau Brummels lead sin
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2002 with 114 to follow.
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