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Synonyms for Orbison

United States composer and rockabilly tenor popular in the 1950s (1936-1988)


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With the Wilburys never actually going on tour perhaps due to the untimely death in 1988 of Roy Orbison, played here by Paul Hopkins, their fans never got to see them all together in a live concert experience.
To have the Roy Orbison concert experience again will be incredible for people, and for me personally.
Roy Orbison pictured backstage at the London Paladium in 1965, and above with his wife Barbara and baby son Roy Jr.
Roy Jr said Charlie, 52, seemed keen on the idea and even started getting into character by "driving around wearing Orbison sunglasses in my dad's convertible Cadillac".
US legend Roy Orbison met his future wife Barbara at the club in 1968.
Blondie, above, featuring Debbie Harry were at number one in 1979; Roy Orbison, below, charted in 1989
Autographs include Lulu, Roy Orbison, Tommy Cooper, Bay City Rollers, Sasha Distel, Brotherhood of Man and Gene Pitney.
Friday, November 27, is a night to celebrate the music of Roy Orbison & Friends at St George's Hall in Bradford.
NEW YORK (AFP) - Roy Orbison, the legendary rockabilly singer whose life was marked by tragedy, has a new album coming out nearly 30 years after his death.
From his production work on Harrison's "Cloud Nine" in '87 to his production duties on Tom Petty's '06 solo album, "Highway Companion," Lynne spent almost 20 years as producer as well as an essential writing and performing component of a free-floating collective of music legends known in aggregate as the Traveling Wilburys and as solo artists as Harrison, Lynne, Petty, Bob Dylan and Roy Orbison.
Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical features classic tracks from Roy Orbison, Eddie Cochran and many more from music's golden era.
THE music of Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers and Buddy Holly are brought back to life at Rhyl's Pavilion Theatre this month.
ROY ORBISON - THE LAST CONCERT It is over 20 years since the legendary 'Big O' died and this release sees his final concert released on CD for the first time.
Ulrich Haarburste's Novel of Roy Orbison in Clingfilm.