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On this Day October 17, 2008
Four Tops singer Levi Stubbs died at his Detroit home, aged 72. Stubbs had been in ill health since being diagnosed with cancer in 1995 and a stroke and other health problems led him to stop touring in 2000. The group signed with Motown Records in 1963 and produced 20 Top 40 hits over the following 10 years, making music history with other acts in Berry Gordy's Motown stable.

On this Day October 17, 2008
Madonna and Guy Ritchie announced that their seven-year marriage was over because they had drifted apart. The press reported that without a pre-nuptial agreement, Ritchie could be looking at up to £50million of Madonnas £300million fortune.

On this Day October 17, 2005
Freddie Mercury's 1974 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow failed to sell in an eBay auction, having not met its reserve price. It had been listed by his sister, Kashmira Cooke, who had inherited the car from him. The auction had attracted nearly 200 bids and exceeded £60,000 (approximately $93,000). The luxury vehicle had not appeared in public since 2002, when it had been used to transport the Bulsara family to the premiere of the Queen stage musical We Will Rock You. It came with a box of Kleenex Mansize tissues left in the car by Freddie.

Victoria ( Vancouver Island B.C. ) Music Scene.

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This weeks featured band

Jets to Theory


JETS TO THEORY" is the songwriting vision of Canadian Rocker " Dean Lonsdale"
A melodic, hook-laiden, power-pop Rock band with influences ranging from Led Zepplin, Wolfmother, Nick Cave, & David Bowie.

In 2006 "JETS TO THEORY" launched there first single "Too Vamped up" and the national recognition was instant. Mainstream FM rock Radio picked up the single from Victoria, BC to Moncton, NB, and "JETS" made the top 100 list in Canada.

In 2008, Dean entered the " We are Listening" songwri

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