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Universal, Barry Gibb Will Develop Bee Gees Broadway Musical

Add another jukebox show to the Broadway hopper. Wicked co-producer Universal Theatrical Group (UTG), Universal Pictures' live theatre division, has reached an agreement with Barry Gibb, Yvonne Gibb, and the Estate of Robin Gibb to develop a biotuner based on the life story and music of the Bee Gees. Show More Summary

Fascinating Facts About The Bee Gees

10 months agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

The Brothers Gibb didn't exactly set the world on fire with their earliest incarnation Barry Gibb & The Bee Gees, but young Robin did enjoy setting fires around town- which resulted in his family moving to Australia in 1958. By 1960Show More Summary

For the Record

Bee Gees: In the Jan. 27 Calendar section, an article about a Grammy Awards salute to the Bee Gees described the group as Australian. Brothers Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb achieved their first musical success after their family moved to Australia, but they were born in England. Also, Ed Sheeran...

Boys (and girls) did fall in love with this Robin Gibb classic

Star Trek Beyond had a big weekend at the box office, proving that the masses still love stories set in space. Today we push the limits of '80s videos set in space with the magnificent cheesy Boys Do Fall In Love by Robin Gibb.

Music, film impresario Stigwood dies aged 81

2 years agoArts : Artdaily

Robert Stigwood, who managed bands including the Bee Gees and Cream and produced the hit films "Grease" and "Saturday Night Fever", has died aged 81, friends and his godson said Tuesday. Spencer Gibb, son of Bee Gees star Robin Gibb, reported Stigwood's death on Facebook. Show More Summary

Bee Gees Manager Robert Stigwood Dead at 81

The Bee Gees manager Robert Stigwood was announced dead on Monday night. Spencer Gibb, Robin Gibb’s son and Stigwood’s godson let the world know through Facebook, reports People. “I would like to share the sad news with you all, that my godfather, and the longtime manager of my family, Robert Stigwood, has passed away. Show More Summary

Bee Gees manager Robert Stigwood dead at 81

The music mogul produced both “Grease” and “Saturday Night Fever”. Born in Adelaide, Australia, in 1934, Stigwood moved to Britain in his 20s and managed Eric Clapton and Cream before signing brothers Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb, collectively known as the Bee Gees. He later moved into movies, producing films of the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim [...]

Robert Stigwood, Bee Gees Manager and Film Producer, Dead at 81

Robert Stigwood, manager of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame groups like Cream and the Bee Gees and producer of films like Saturday Night Fever and Grease, passed away. Stigwood was 81. Spencer Gibb, the son of Bee Gees' Robin Gibb and Stigwood's godson, was the first to confirm Stigwood's death, Reuters...

Sotheby's opens office in India and announces strategic appointments in its Indian business

3 years agoArts : Artdaily

Robin Woodhead, Chairman of Sotheby?s International, will announce strategic appointments in the Company?s Indian business and the opening of an office in Mumbai, India. Edward Gibbs has been appointed Chairman of Sotheby?s India, Middle East and North Africa and Priyanka Mathew has been appointed Regional Director, Sotheby?s India. Show More Summary

Flashback: The Bee Gees Sing Medley With Glen Campbell, Willie Nelson

In 1979, the Bee Gees were busy extricating themselves from the growing backlash against the decade's biggest phenomenon – disco. Arguably the biggest recording act on the planet, the brothers Gibb (Barry, Maurice and Robin) attempted to move past the dance-floor phenomenon of Saturday Night Fever, for which they penned...

And now we are seven

3 years agoHumor : TYWKIWDBI

December 22 birthdays:1858 – Giacomo Puccini1862 – Connie Mack 1901 – Andre Kostelanetz 1912 – Lady Bird Johnson 1937 – Charlotte Lamb 1945 – Diane Sawyer 1949 – Maurice and Robin Gibb 1962 – Ralph Fiennes 2007 – TYWKIWDBI (12,717 posts, 41,803 comments, 16,714,310 pageviews, 1,617 followers.)

'The Barry Gibb Talk Show' Returns To 'SNL' With A Very YOLO Madonna Cameo

Last week, we wondered how "Saturday Night Live" would address the passing of former Bee Gee Robin Gibb if the show brought back "The Barry Gibb Talk Show." They didn't address it, but the spoof received the official endorsement of the...Show More Summary

Such a Relaxing Photo I Want to Take a Nap

Check out today's Photo of the Day from Charlotte Gibb. So calm and relaxing it'll send you to your happy place. Related posts: Photo of the Day: Mono Lake by Aman Lehal Photo of the Day: Yosemite Chapel in Snow by Robin Black The Return of Photo of the Day

Billboard Posts Pop Music Obit Slideshow

5 years agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Click over to Billboard for their photo essay on this year's passings in the pop music world. Donna Summer, Whitney Houston, Adam Yauch, Don Cornelius, Davy Jones, Robin Gibb, Etta James, Dick Clark...and on and on. I can't remember the last time to many huge names died in the same year.

Bomber Command Veterans Face Financial Difficulties

5 years agoEngland / London : Londonist

War veterans behind the Bomber Command Memorial say they face financial ruin after a funding shortfall leaves them liable for more than £500,000. Late Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb fronted a five-year campaign to secure funding for the memorial from both public and private donations. Show More Summary

FBI Files Reveal Robin Gibb's Alleged Shocking Drug-Fueled Death Threats Against His Wife

By Debbie Emery - Radar Reporter Late Bee Gees legend Robin Gibb had a shocking past that was buried deep in FBI files until his death earlier this year, and has learned that drug-induced delusions sparked the singer's...Show More Summary

Music History #8: “New York Mining Disaster 1941?

6 years agoHumor : mental_floss

“New York Mining Disaster 1941 (Have You Seen My Wife, Mr. Jones)” Written by Barry and Robin Gibb (1967) Performed by Bee Gees Getty Images The Music When the Bee Gees debut US single was released in April 1967, a lot of people thought it was The Beatles masquerading as another band. Even the name [...]

Pet Shop Boys - I Started A Joke

6 years agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The four-track release for Pet Shop Boys' latest single Winner includes the below tribute to Bee Gees vocalist Robin Gibb, who died of colon cancer in May. While Neil Tennant's plaintive voice seems quite well suited for this song, I'm afraid it doesn't approach the beauty of Gibb's anguish-drenched original. Available now on iTunes.

'Who is Rodney King?' Trending on Twitter

What do Dick Clark, Robin Gibbs and Rodney King have in common (other than having all passed away this year)? Hordes of Twitter users don't know who they are. [ more › ]

Saturday Night at the Oldies: Doc Watson

The Grim Reaper is gaining speed as he picks off the makers of the music that so impressed us in our impressionable years. In recent weeks Levon Helm of The Band and Robin Gibb of The Bee Gees have passed...

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