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  The Electra Woman and Dyna Girl Webopedia - Glitter Rock Episode Guide
Glitter Rock leads the girls to a hallway the has an "evil eye" sensor that will spring a trap for the Electra Pair.
Glitter Rock has the Electra duo climb to the top of the theater to force them to jump off.
Afterwards, Glitter Rock and Side Man end up in the state penitentiary and King Alex decides to put in Key of Tourembourg in a museum and calls for the country's first democratic elections.
web.utk.edu /~lyle/ewdg/Photos/Glitterrock/guide.html   (1270 words)

  Glitter Rock St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
"Glitter was urban panic music," wrote Jon Savage in Gadfly, in describing the marked distinction between glitter rock and hippie rock.
Glitter celebrated artifice and the soignée, and through it ran strong elements of camp.
Thus glitter rock and its accoutrements--the weird album covers, the high-resolution rock poster, the aping of the look of one's favorite singer--found great resonance with the teen generation.
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 Glam rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Glam rock (also known as glitter rock), is a style of rock and roll music, which initially surfaced in the post-Hippie early 1970s.
In America, glam rock was most prominently represented by the proto-punk New York Dolls, whose Rolling Stones-influenced rock and roll was matched by their frilly yet macho 'dandified street gang' look.
In the late 1970s, glam rock was a major influence upon the punk rock movement in the United Kingdom; bands such as the Sex Pistols, The Damned (with whom Marc Bolan toured during 1977) and Siouxsie And The Banshees conspicuously referenced glam in both image and sound.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/glitter_rock   (1236 words)

 Rock And Roll Part 2 by Gary Glitter Songfacts
Glitter had been recording since 1958, had been dropped by 3 record labels, and still did not have a hit until he came up with this.
There is a "Rock And Roll Part 1," with lyrics that repeat "Rock And Roll" instead of "Hey." It was on the same album and released as the flip side of the single.
In the '80s, Glitter went through bankruptcy and was arrested for drunk driving, but his downfall came in 1997 when he took his computer in for repair and the technician found kiddie porn on the hard drive.
www.songfacts.com /detail.php?id=1604   (990 words)

 VH1.com : Gary Glitter : Biography - Urge Music Downloads
Glitter's backing band, the aptly named Glitter Band, were launched on a parallel hitmaking career of their own and while attempts to follow up the original American success were less well-starred, "Leader of the Gang" did at least breach the Top 50, in the capable hands of Brownsville Station.
Glitter's next single, a cover of "Papa Ooh Mow Mow," stalled at #38 and, with successive releases proving similarly catastrophic, the singer announced his retirement in early 1976.
In 1994, Glitter was one of the stars at the official World [soccer] Cup concert in Chicago, broadcast live to 46 countries.
www.vh1.com /artists/az/glitter_gary/bio.jhtml   (1012 words)

 Glitter Rock History | sjpc_02_package.xml
"Glitter was urban panic music," wrote Jon Savage in Gadfly, in describing the marked distinction between glitter rock and hippie rock.
Thus glitter rock and its accoutrements—the weird album covers, the high-resolution rock poster, the aping of the look of one's favorite singer—found great resonance with the teen generation.
Glitter rock also marked a turning point in pop music: prior to 1972, American and British tastes had more or less corresponded.
www.bookrags.com /history/glitter-rock-sjpc-02   (1435 words)

 Glitter Rock Encyclopedia Information @ FolkArtMuseum.com (Folk Art Museum)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Although glam rock in the purest sense is rarely played anymore, Robin Black and the I.R.S. are an example of its modern day incarnation.
Information about Glitter rock - Glam is also the lead singer of the glam rock group Wig Wam.
Glam rock, a style of rock music popularized in the 1970s, was mostly a British phenomenon and confined to larger cities in the
www.folkartmuseum.com /encyclopedia/Glitter_rock   (1643 words)

 Alternative Music: Alternative Music
It shouldn't be left unsaid the College Rock, essentially the (largely) alternative music that dominated college radio playlists from the rise of alternative rock (circa 1983-84) through the '80s.
Most college rock was born in the confluence of new wave, post-punk, and early alternative rock.
College rock's poppiest bands didn't fit into the mainstream the way new wave did, and where much early alternative/American underground rock was rooted in punk and hardcore, not all college rock necessarily was.
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 glitter - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Deception: Not all that tempts your…, Proverbs: All that glitters is not…
Also highly popular was the singer-songwriter genre, an outgrowth of urban folk music led by artists Carole King, James Taylor, and Jackson Browne....
The downtown area of Las Vegas, known as Glitter Gulch, is characterized by long-established casinos.
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 CNN.com - Rock star Glitter barred from Cambodia - Jan. 8, 2003
Glitter was jailed in 1999 for possession of child pornography
Glitter, whose real name if Paul Francis Gadd, was recently arrested and thrown out of the country at the end of last year after spending two days in a Cambodian jail, the UK Foreign Office confirmed.
Glitter had visited the country on several occasions since his release in January 2000 after serving half of a four-month jail sentence.
cnn.com /2003/WORLD/asiapcf/southeast/01/08/cambodia.glitter   (355 words)

 Glam! by Barney Hoskyns - R A I N T A X I o n l i n e
But for a younger generation of rock fans, glam--or glitter rock as it was known in North America--remains a mystery.
Hoskyns explains how glam's camp image and pansexual leanings brought rebellion back to rock and roll, just as it was about to drown in the progressive rock excess of groups like Yes and King Crimson, who revelled in Spinal Tap-inspired musical explorations.
Glitter rock emerged at a unique time: feminism was still brewing, the Stonewall Riots had given birth to gay politics, and the Woodstock generation had just cut its hair and started filling out job applications.
www.raintaxi.com /online/1999summer/glam.shtml   (771 words)

 Rocky Horror Picture Show - The Bad Fads Museum
The play was developed to focus on the "glitter rock" movement that was popular at the time.
By spoofing both horror and science fiction movies with a glitter rock theme, Adler anticipated a financial bonanza from the film.
Unfortunately, by the time the filming was completed, the glitter rock scene had disappeared from popularity.
www.badfads.com /pages/activities/rockyhorror.html   (460 words)

 Glitter rock - TheBestLinks.com - Heavy metal music, 1970s, Ziggy Stardust, Alice Cooper, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Glitter rock - TheBestLinks.com - Heavy metal music, 1970s, Ziggy Stardust, Alice Cooper,...
Glitter rock, Heavy metal music, 1970s, Ziggy Stardust, Alice Cooper, KISS...
Glitter rock, a short-lived genre in the mid-1970s, was an extreme exploration of the fantasy-side of the reality-fantasy parents of heavy metal.
www.thebestlinks.com /Glitter_rock.html   (91 words)

 Glam Rock!
While glam rock was conquering Britain, most of America was oblivious to the movement.
Even Gary Glitter saw some chart-action with "Rock and Roll, Part II" (which is still being played in sports arenas across the country).
Spacehog donned the glitter before Urban Decay made a mint from it and sold a million copies of their debut album (which was chock full of starry-eyed songs).
www.fashionfollower.com /glamus.asp   (419 words)

 Glitter - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
Glitter rock was glam rock minus the ambition.
Glitter artists' personas and wardrobes were no less outrageous--if anything, they raised the bar for camp and flamboyance even higher--but their music stripped glam to its underlying simplicity, reveling in notions of a science fiction alternate reality that offered good times for everyone.
Glitter had already faded by the time the nihilism of punk reared its head in the late '70s, but its stars' high volumes and long hair would resurface a decade later in Hollywood's Sunset Strip hair metal scene.
music.download.com /2001-8661_32-0.html   (178 words)

 Gary Glitter : Gary Glitter's Gangshow: The Gang, The Band, The Leader - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect
His greatest hit, his will and testament, and the song that ensures he will always be remembered long after his transgressions are forgotten, Gary Glitter's "Rock & Roll" is important because of its lyrics.
If you never saw Gary Glitter live, you might as well be dead, and if you can sit through this album without a flicker of excitement, you probably are.
All the major hits are here, replayed with precision and bellowed back at Glitter by a fan club that knows every "hey." Choice album cuts surface, and a handful of new songs, too.
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 MySpace Rock On Glitter Graphics
MySpace glitter graphics and animations are great for Myspace, Xanga, and Friendster section of your friend's page, or for use on you profile page.
All glitter graphic animations come with code to make it easy to use on MySpace, Xanga, and Friendster.
Be sure and check back often for more my space glitter graphics and animations.
www.myspacegraphicsandanimations.net /glitter-graphics-rockon.html   (132 words)

 Gary Glitter trial begins | News | NME.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The abuse trial of Gary Glitter began today (March 2), with the 70s singer denying he committed obscene acts with two girls.
As Glitter was escorted out of the court for a lunch break, reporters asked him if the girls were lying and whether he had pleaded innocent.
As previously reported, Glitter was taken into police custody in November and spent Christmas in jail.
www.nme.com /news/gary-glitter/22377   (210 words)

 Amazon.com: Rock and Roll: Gary Glitter's Greatest Hits: Music: Gary Glitter   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Yes, Gary Glitter was busted for possession of child porn a couple of years back and was rightfully punished with jail time in the UK.
Glitters, "Many Happy Returns" album in the 1990s was better though, but that collection of his hit singles...
If you like glam rock this is ok, but an album with the greatist hits of glam rock will serve you better.....
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They were a solid rock & roll band with a good attack and a clean, unpretentious sound that made for great live performances but was difficult to translate on record.
The decision to launch the Glitter Band as a recording act in their own right was made in late 1973.
Written by John Rossall and Gerry Shepherd, their debut single, "Angel Face," was an obvious close relation of the parent Glitter sound, a pounding, stomping number which raced to number four in Britain in March, 1974, but it was unquestionably possessed of a charm all of its own.
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 Gary Glitter Rock And Roll Pt drum tab
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 Glitter rock
Paul Francis Gadd aka Gary Glitter (born May 8, 1944) is an English rock and pop singer and songwriter who came to prominence in the glam rock era of the early 1970s.
He then took his brand of Glam Rock around to Europe, The USA and almost everywhere else in the world, with more follow...
Rock and Roll Glitter Banner - 5' 1950's Party Supplies and 50's Party Decorations for your Fifties...
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 Gary Glitter Videos - Gary Glitter Video Clips
Former rock star Gary Glitter has been accused of having sex with two girls, one aged 12, police in Vietnam have said.
The arrest of Gary Glitter in Vietnam on child abuse charges has brought the issue of child sex tourism into the spotlight.
Gary Glitter is to be detained in Vietnam while claims that he had sex with under-age girls are investigated.
www.searchforvideo.com /music/g/gary-glitter   (742 words)

 Glitter and Colored Acrylics
On this page you will find pictures of my clients nails, below each picture is the "recipe" or combination of glitter and colored acrylic that I used to create each one.
At the bottom of the page are some simple directions for mixing glitter and colored acrylics.
CLICK HERE to see a complete list of glitter and colored acrylic collections and where to purchase them.
www.christiesnails.com /glitters.htm   (129 words)

 Glitter Rocks: Arts & Crafts Project You Can Make--National Geographic Kids Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Holding the side of the rock with your fingertips, roll it slowly across the bottom of the pie tin.
To add sparkle to another rock, skim leftover nail polish from the water with a paper towel, then repeat the process.
Use your iridescent rocks as paperweights or just dazzle your friends with the "precious stones" you made.
www.nationalgeographic.com /ngkids/trythis/trythis_glitter_rocks.html   (143 words)

 Gary Glitter
Glitter's first serious band was Paul Russell and His Rebels, the Russell part of the name being his stepfather's surname.
With The Glitter Band launching a chart career of their own with 'Angel Face', Gary continued to confound his critics by continuing his own incredible love affair with the charts.
The Glitter Band themselves also scored further hits in the same year with 'Just For You' and 'Let's Get Together Again' and all over the world the Glitter Beat could be found nestling high in the Top 10s.
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 CD Baby: ABBY TRAVIS: GlitterMouth - from rockandrollmark
Abby Travis' new album Glitter Mouth is a beautiful and intriguing collection of mostly original songs by an artist who effortlessly combines new wave rock with the classic sensibilities of a Classical Hollywood chanteuse.
While I admittedly prefer Abby's So Far Away as it appeared on her previous album, the new version is quite compelling too, even with the uptempo sound and sound effects that might not give the newer version an instantly emotional appeal as the earlier version, but it's still pleasing.
For anyone who loves beautiful music with an edge, Abby Travis' Glitter Mouth will leave you with a desire for more, and a spirit lifted into the realms of the ethereal.
cdbaby.com /cd/abbytravis3/from/rockandrollmark   (1644 words)

In 1972 Mike Leander, Gary Glitter and John Rossall formed "The Glitter Band" as a backing band for Gary Glitter when "Rock'n Roll part2" was to be released.
The Glitter Band had become a seperate identity to Gary Glitter and a pop sensation of their own......
Until he reunited once again with The Glitter Band in 1981 reserging both their careers reproducing the original "Glitter Beat" they continued to perform together until 1986 most of the band went on to their own interests.
www.garyglitter.8m.com /ggband.html   (362 words)

 Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll Part 2 - Glitter Gary – Music at Last.fm
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 glitter - Definitions from Dictionary.com
To sparkle coldly or malevolently: eyes that glittered at the prospect of revenge.
c.1300, from O.N. glitra "to glitter," from glit "brightness," from P.Gmc.
Glitter rock is from 1972; glitterati (playing on literati) first attested 1956.
dictionary.reference.com /browse/glitter   (168 words)

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