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Don McLean's Wife Is Granted a Temporary Protective Order Against Him
Don McLean 's wife has been granted a temporary order of protection against him. Patricia McLean of Camden, Maine, alleged that her husband, the singer-songwriter of "American Pie" fame, has physically and verbally abused her for three decades and has "a violent temper,” according to the Rockland
'American Pie' Manuscript Sells For $1.2 Million
But the big day for Don Maclean bands. The day the music soul. But the finger songwriters original American high manuscript. Selling for one point two million dollars at auction. Written a long long time ago the sixteen page draft is also fit to hold the clue. To what the song really need.
Don McLean's 'American Pie' Original Lyrics Sell for $1.2 Million
It has been more than 40 years since Don McLean's "American Pie" was released, but the song is more iconic than ever. As proof, Christie's today auctioned off the working manuscript of the original lyrics for north of $1.2 million. There’s no word on the winning bidder. The "complete working
Saying 'I Quit' in a Super Bowl Commercial: 9 Memorable Exits
What better way to start your own puppet business by telling your boss you're quitting in a Super Bowl commercial ? Gwen Dean, 36, did just that on Sunday night in GoDaddy's Super Bowl ad. From Yonkers, N.Y., Dean was a machine engineer that worked on refrigeration for large office buildings,
Reviews: Record Release Rundown -- the Latest from Paul McCartney, Pearl Jam and More
In the mid-October rush, a ton of new releases appeared on the shelves this week. Paul McCartney dropped his "New" album showcasing his most experimental side. Elsewhere, Pearl Jam returned with its latest, "Lightning Bolt." Toad the Wet Sprocket came back after a 15 year break, with its latest,
7 Memorable Ways to Quit Your Job
Quitting a job with flare or giving your boss a piece of your mind may be common fantasies, but the latter may have cost one investment banker $2 million. After learning that his friend was fired for refusing to accept a lower salary, Jason Selch, a former investment banker at Wanger Asset
Grand Rapids Vibrant as 'American Pie'
Once labeled "dying," the Michigan city has struggled in its economic recovery.
Grand Rapids, Michigan, Stands Up to Newsweek 'Dying City' Snub With Music Video
When Newsweek.com listed Grand Rapids, Mich., as one of America's top-10 dying cities , the community came together to show the world it is full of life. Grand Rapids responded to the unflattering distinction with a 10-minute music video featuring 5,000 people set to Don McLean's song "American
Music Therapy Helps Gabrielle Giffords Find Her Voice After Tucson Shooting
It has been two months since the Tucson shooting spree that killed six people and injured 12, including Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords . Now Giffords, who survived a gunshot wound to the left hemisphere of her brain, is finding her voice through song. "Gabby responds to music because she knows a
The Day the Music Died: Feb. 3, 1959
On today's top rising searches his Buddy Holly today is this fiftieth anniversary of the plane crash that killed a musician along with the Ritchie Valens and the big whopper. Their deaths were immortalized in the popular Don McLean some American pie McLean called February 3 1959 the day the music