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Death, Angels & Magic: Daniel Spicer On Elvis Presley's Way Down

The Quietus 14 Jun 2021
During the school holidays, the BBC would regularly run films such as King Creole (1958) and Blue Hawaii (1961) ... In 1977, just who was supposed to be buying this ponderous single by the ailing King of Rock & Roll? Closer consideration of this question shines a light on strange ...
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The 50 Best Albums Of 2021 So Far

Stereogum 08 Jun 2021
Frontman Brody King was too busy piledriving motherfuckers ... With partial narration by her mother, Richard embodies the persona of animated alter ego King Creole, seamlessly balancing high energy and vulnerability through deep house-centric grooves and alluring ballads.
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The Big Easy does it: Why writer ROB CROSSAN is dreaming of New Orleans during lockdown

The Daily Mail 06 Jun 2021
How many Mardi Gras festival costumes have shimmied, bounced and staggered down these ancient streets? How many visitors have been lured to ­Louisiana over the decades by watching everyone from Elvis (in King Creole) to Roger Moore (in Live And Let Die) to Peter Fonda and Dennis ...
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Seychelles? Sea you there! The incomparable Indian Ocean nation has vaccinated almost its entire population ...

The Daily Mail 30 Apr 2021
Plus some heat ... Share ... Pack a picnic to head off to a hidden cove during the day while staying at La Digue Island Lodge, which is designed in traditional Creole style. ... ... There’s an Italian, Japanese and local restaurant (serving delicious Creole cuisine) ... Seven nights from £2,255 pp B&B in a King Garden Villa with flights (turquoiseholidays.co.uk).
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Dawn Richard's Electronic Reinvention Spans All Of New Orleans On Second Line

MTV 29 Apr 2021
Masked behind an animated alter ego called King Creole, Richard encompasses the multi-dimensional approach of the album and the singer’s version of Black New Orleans ... In a battle of self, King Creole heroically finds her identity amidst societal pressures. “Within King Creole is ...
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'80s videos -- Why 'too much is never enough'

The Polk County Standard Journal 29 Apr 2021
As the COVID-19 pandemic lingers on and I wait for my final vaccine dose, I have taken to scraping the bottom of the barrel for entertainment ... A lot of it is crap ... Our taste holds up. It also reminded me of the time friends and I checked out the old Elvis Presley movie “King Creole” on video and were stunned speechless by the young Elvis ... ....
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The Wednesday Column by Jessica Weston: '80s videos -- Why 'too much is never enough'

The Daily Independent - Ridgecrest 28 Apr 2021
As the COVID-19 pandemic lingers on and I wait for my final vaccine dose, I have taken to scraping the bottom of the barrel for entertainment ... A lot of it is crap ... Our taste holds up. It also reminded me of the time friends and I checked out the old Elvis Presley movie “King Creole” on video and were stunned speechless by the young Elvis.
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New this week: 'Without Remorse' and 'The Mosquito Coast'

Kingsport Times-News 28 Apr 2021
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES ... • If you’re hunting for something a little more family-friendly, Netflix has the animated “The Mitchells vs ... The album centers on the New Orleans-born singer’s persona King Creole ... The U.S.
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New this week: ‘Without Remorse’ and ‘The Mosquito Coast’

Wtop 27 Apr 2021
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES ... — If you’re hunting for something a little more family friendly, Netflix has the animated “The Mitchells vs ... MUSIC ... The album centers on the New Orleans-born singer’s persona King Creole ... ___.
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Elvis statue coming to German town where the King lived as a soldier

Stars and Stripes 23 Apr 2021
Two German fans of the King, Angela Storm and Meike Berger, raised more than $42,000 to pay for the statue, which was made based on a 3D rendering of the 1959 image of Presley on the bridge ... He received a deferment to allow him to finish work on the movie “King Creole” and reported on March 24, 1958.
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See Elvis at the Palace Theatre

Crossville Chronicle 30 Mar 2021
Elvis has entered the building! The Palace Theatre will celebrate the King of Rock and Roll with five classic films showing in April and May. G.I. BLUES – April 2. After serving two years of active duty in the U.S. Army, 1960’s ‘G.I. Blues’ was set in Germany ... Also stars Juliet Prowse. KING CREOLE – April 9 ... Also stars Walter Matthau ... BLUE HAWAII – May 22.
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Happy Birthday “Freetown” – but don’t corrupt history

Sierra Leone Telegraph 12 Mar 2021
Abdulai Mansaray. 12 March 2021. ... Happy Birthday Freetown ... Freetown is now 229 years old ... Once again, Happy Birthday Freetown ... The “birthday boy” Freetown was sold by the Koya Temne subchief – King Tom, and Regent Naimbana for the resettlement. That is what history tells us and that is how we got our Creole cousins ... The day of Jubilee is come; ... .
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Happy Birthday “Freetown”: But Don’t Corrupt History.

Sierra Express Media 12 Mar 2021
Happy Birthday Freetown. The name “Freetown” is self-explanatory; a landmark used to demonstrate the freedom of slaves once they set foot on this soil ... The “birthday boy” Freetown was sold by the Koya Temne sub chief King Tom and Regent Naimbana; for the resettlement. That is what history tells us and that is how we got our creole cousins ... .
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DON NOBLE: A look at films set in the South from “Gone With the Wind” ...

Tuscaloosa News 28 Feb 2021
Readers cannot help but be astonished by the scope of this book, by the sheer number of films Ben Beard has seen, studied and written about. “The South Never Plays Itself ... That, folks, is how it’s done ... Not all films get or deserve equal time ... ‘King Creole,’ ‘Blue Hawaii’ and ‘Jailhouse Rock.’” ... 288.
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Dawn Richard's "Bussifame," Wizkid's "Longtime," And More Songs We Love

MTV 19 Feb 2021
The search for the ever-elusive "bop" is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much ... Get ready ... In the song's video, which she directed herself, Richard embodies her persona as King Creole, an "assassin of stereotypes, a Black girl from the South at a crossroads in her artistic career," according to a statement ... — ... —.

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