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ADVANCE PRAISE FOR IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR: THE LIFE & SOUL OF WILSON PICKETT

I’m happy to report that the advance reviews for IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR: THE LIFE & SOUL OF WILSON PICKETT have been overwhelmingly positive. Follow the links by each publication to read...
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IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR: READINGS AND MUSIC

Tony Fletcher will be making the following appearances to coincide with the US publication of his new book, IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR: THE LIFE & SOUL OF WILSON PICKETT Monday January...
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IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR: THE LIFE & SOUL OF WILSON PICKETT

  He was the Wicked Wilson Pickett, the legendary soul man whose forty-plus hits included “In the Midnight Hour,” “634-5789,” “Land of 1000 Dances,” “Mustang Sally,” and “Don’t Let the...
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We’re Leaving Home, bye bye

As most of you probably know, Tony Fletcher, Posie Strenz and Noel Fletcher will be leaving home on January 1 to spend 2016 backpacking their way around the world. Campbell Fletcher will be spending...
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Boy About Town Bonus chapter

‘Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting’ was originally intended to appear as ‘Number 44’ in Boy About Town’s sequential order of short stories, in between the chapters ‘Mamma Mia’ and ‘Join...
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Tony, Posie and Noel’s Big Adventure

So, here’s the news… On January 1, 2016, myself, my wife Posie, and our younger son Noel will be setting off on a ten-month, round-the-world backpacking journey. Goodbye Catskills, goodbye...
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Why I Sing The Blues: B. B. King and America’s Racist Revisionism

We all have to go some time. And hopefully, B. B. King was able to reflect in his twilight years that he had lived a longer, greater and more illustrious...
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Ben E. King: The Sweet Soul Man

  It’s hard to imagine a sweeter person in all of soul music than Ben E. King, who passed away on April 30 at the age of 76. Our family...
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