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List of musical comedians - Wikipedia

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This alphabetical list is limited to comedians who also played an instrument onstage. .... Sinbad- guitar Alexis Simmonds - Singer and plays Ukulele. Retrieved ...

Who is the former comedian from the 1950s and 1960s that played ...

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Arthur Godfrey was famous for playing the ukulele. He taught lessons on television, as well as ... Who is the former comedian from the 1950s and 1960s that played an ukulele in his act? Who is the former comedian from the 1950s and 1960s ...

George Formby's misery at hands of his frigid, domineering wife ...

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Mar 15, 2011 ... Like the comedian Norman Wisdom in the 1950s, he played on the British love ... clowning around, corny jokes and repetitive strumming of his ukulele ... racing, George decided to try his luck by performing his father's old act on stage. .... Justin Bieber's ex Hailey Baldwin helps a fallen fan as she arrives in ...

Ukelele Ike - Performing Arts Archive

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Cliff Edwards (June 14, 1895 – July 17, 1971), also known as "Ukelele Ike", was an ... Vaudeville headliner Joe Frisco hired Edwards as part of his act, which was ... himself a former vaudevillian, enjoyed singing and would harmonize with ... sardonic western comedy The Bad Man of Brimstone (1937), and he played the

The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Ukulele - The Atlantic

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Jan 25, 2015 ... And then a Hawaiian ukulele prodigy played a Beatles cover in ... In 1950, the popular television host Arthur Godfrey, sporting a ... Local interest in the uke and traditional Island music had waned in the 1960s, and the ... in the air, like virtuoso Stuart “Stukulele” Fuchs does in his solo acts. .... Comedy Central ...

Those Four Irresistible Strings - The New York Times

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Aug 8, 2008 ... Tiny Tim had a 1968 hit with his ukulele version of “Tiptoe Through the Tulips With Me,” which played as something of a parody of 1950s earnestness, and ... When Mr. Beloff, a former associate publisher of Billboard magazine, became ... It delivers a similar message to the 1960s peace anthem “Give Peace ...

Bull Run Restaurant

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And when he plays a lively Irish jig, you might even jump up and dance. .... He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central, and is one of the few ... guitar and what remains of the blues-rock movement of the late 1960s. ... as part of Nanci Griffith's band, and as the opening act on Nanci's two month tour of the ...

Bill Maynard

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His father bought him his first musical instrument, a ukulele, and later used the ... One of his acts was a monologue called Little Rosa, a morbid piece which left the ... Tonia and Bill had been acquainted back in the late 1950s when she had ..... Also in 1973 he worked with television actor and comedian Ronnie Barker in ...

The last days of Tiny Tim | Balder and Dash | Roger Ebert

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Apr 12, 2011 ... Throughout the 1950s and early 1960s, Tiny Tim developed ... (The comedian Groucho Marx also used this song as part of his own act, ... In 1986/87 he starred as a ukulele-playing psycho clown in the cult .... He had three of the former in marriage, and thousands of the latter ... Played the Royal Albert Hall.

T - Thomas Pynchon Wiki | Inherent Vice

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Apr 24, 2010 ... American vaudeville and comedy act of the early to mid–20th ... Late 1960s One- hit wonder band from the UK. ... The band was formed by the Who's Pete Townsend as a vehicle for the Who's former roadie, John "Speedy" Keen's songs. ... was an American singer, ukulele player, and musical archivist.

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IMDb: Most Memorable Supporting and Bit Players -- Male (Golden ...

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Apr 23, 2011 ... With the advent of sound Hale played leads in a few films, but soon ... A cousin of the former British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, .... of the top cinema character actors in the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. ... He later formed a vaudeville act with his sister Vilma Ebsen, which also appeared on Broadway.

Jerry Lewis - Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor, Comedian ...

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Comedian and actor Jerry Lewis went from the Copacabana nightclub to Hollywood ... He met singer Dean Martin in 1945, and they developed a comedy act and ... His mother, Rae Lewis, played piano for the New York City radio station WOR ... However, by the mid-1950s their partnership and friendship began to fray as ...

Kingston Ukulele Society - Songs - 1960's

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Kingston Ukulele Society - Songs - 1960's. ... (play along video); Comedy Tonight Written by Stephen Sondheim, 1962, for the musical A Funny Thing Happened ...