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 VH1.com : The Bee Gees : Biography - Urge Music Downloads
The Bee Gees' records had gorgeous melodies and arrangements and were steeped in romantic yet complex lyrics, many of them containing a strangely downbeat mood that no one seemed to mind.
The Bee Gees single "Massachusetts" was a chart-topper in England and launched the group on their first wave of stardom.
Bee Gees 1st, cut in early 1967, had its weaker spots, but not a throwaway track on it, while Horizontal and Idea were strong LPs filled with beautiful and unusual songs and lush arrangements (courtesy of conductor Bill Shepherd), all carefully recorded, mixing electric instruments and orchestra.
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 Bee Gees - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
All three Bee Gees – frequent lead vocalist Barry Gibb and his younger twin brothers, co-lead vocalist Robin Gibb and the late keyboardist/guitarist Maurice Gibb – were born in Douglas on the Isle of Man in the 1940s.
Three Bee Gees singles ("How Deep Is Your Love", "Stayin' Alive", and "Night Fever") reached #1 in the United States and in most countries around the world, launching the most popular period of the disco era.
The Bee Gees closed the decade with what turned out to be their last full-sized concert, known as "BG2K," on December 31, 1999.
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 Bee Gees 1st - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bee Gees 1st is the debut album by future stars The Bee Gees, released in July of 1967 (see 1967 in music).
Contrary to the group's later disco-oriented releases, Bee Gees 1st was a psychedelic rock album.
Bee Gees 1st peaked at #7 on Billboard's Pop Albums chart.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bee_Gees_1st   (188 words)

  
 The_Bee_Gees
The Brothers Gibb (hence B.G. or Bee Gees), consisting of frequent lead vocalist Barry Gibb, and the twins, co-lead vocalist Robin Gibb, and keyboardist/guitarist Maurice Gibb, were born in the Isle of Man in the 1940s.
Led off by the single "You Should Be Dancing", it pushed the Bee Gees to a level of stardom they had not previously achieved in the USA, but the new sound was not as popular with some fans from the 1960s.
In 1983, The Bee Gees had greater success with the soundtrack to "Staying Alive," the sequel to "Saturday Night Fever." The soundtrack was certified platinum in the U.S., but didn't contain a big hit single from the brothers.
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 Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions
In stages, the Bee Gees began to realize that their movie debut, arriving at the pinnacle of their success as a music group, was destined to be a hideous waste of film.
A Bee Gees connection in each of these: Back in the seventies, Barry was being considered for the role of Che Guevara in the film "Evita", but lost out due to the misfortune of two decades of delays.
And, the Bee Gees have written a new song, "Immortality", for the "Fever" musical, which is opened in London in May of 1998.
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 Bee Gees
Back in England, the Bee Gees sent demo tapes of most of their Australian material, including "Spicks and Specks", to NEMS Enterprises, headed by the Beatles' manager, Brian Epstein.
By the end of the decade, the Bee Gees had resumed their own place on centre stage, releasing three more hit singles, "Ordinary Lives", "One" and "You Win Again", but were unable to tour because of Barry's severe back pain.
The fall of 2001 saw the release of a Bee Gees Anthology called "For The Record", that featured all of their hit singles, from the early ballads, through the disco era and all subsequent releases.
www.classicbands.com /beegees.html   (1074 words)

  
 Rock On The Net: Bee Gees
The Bee Gees would eventually return as a trio/brother group and hit it big during the disco age of the 1970s with their contributions to the
The Bee Gees as a group ended with the death of their brother.
The Bee Gees topped the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart for a weeks with "Love You Inside Out" which became their 6th consecutive #1 single (and 9th #1 overall).
www.rockonthenet.com /artists-b/beegees.htm   (1236 words)

  
 Bee Gees World: Biography
In spite of being one of their best albums, it didn't make well in the charts, and the Bee Gees did not record another album until 1987.
The two surviving brothers continue making music and do not rule out the possibility of working together in the future, though not as the Bee Gees, in respect for their brother Maurice.
The Bee Gees, the second most successful band in music history after the Beatles, have had more than 200 no. 1 charts positions worldwide, themselves or with others acts singing their songs.
www.beegees-world.com /bio_bio.html   (642 words)

  
 BEEGEES BEE GEES Lyrics History Bee Gees Discography Bee Gees MP3 Bee Gees Biography The BeeGees Pictures Songs Lyrics ...
The three Bee Gees also starred in the disastrous Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, based on the classic Beatles album published in 1967, though their musical careers escaped from this misjudgement unscathed.
The Bee Gees released E.S.P. in 1987 as a comeback album, with the number one song "You Win Again"; it was well received, and reached number one in the UK and the European continent but failed to impress the United States.
Their last live show together was called "Live By Request", a special shown on A&E. Maurice Gibb, who had been the instrumental leader of the Bee Gees during their final years as a group, died on January 12, 2003 from a cardiac arrest, while in surgery.
bee-gees.info   (1744 words)

  
 MusicMoz - Bands and Artists: B: Bee Gees
The peak of their career was during the late 1970s, and the Bee Gees saturation at this time was such, that certain DJs began to resent them, and called for Bee Gee-free weekends - on one occasion even burning their records at a football event during half-time.
Persecution aside, the Bee Gees saw continued success in Europe, during the 1980s, and during the 1990s, the rest of the world finally followed, by recognising the contribution the Brothers Gibb have made, to not only Disco (a very short part of their career), but many styles of music over the decades.
Amoung the many awards the Bee Gees received during the late 1990s, was being inducted into the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame, but their proudest moment came, when they were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
musicmoz.org /Bands_and_Artists/B/Bee_Gees   (370 words)

  
 Gibb Songs
The Bee Gees and Warners have made an agreement for the reissue of all the Bee Gees’ recordings beginning near the end of 2006.
BEE GEES, Billy J Kramer, The Monopoly, Esther and Abi Ofarim, Gerry Marsden, The Sands, Dave Berry, Los Bravos, The Family Dogg, Johnny Ashcroft, Noeleen Batley, Oscar, Johnny Young
BEE GEES, The Marbles, Samantha Sang, The Tigers, P P Arnold, TIN TIN, Billy Lawrie, Jonathan Kelly
www.columbia.edu /~brennan/beegees   (535 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Bee Gees - Their Greatest Hits: The Record: Music: The Bee Gees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
But even as that dance craze faded, again threatening to turn the Bee Gees into pop anachronisms, the Gibbs simply stepped out of the limelight for a while, turning their talents to MOR hit-making for the likes of Samantha Sang, Dolly Parton, Barbra Streisand, and Dionne Warwick.
It is probably accurate to say that those of us old enough to remember the original incarnation of the Australian supergroup "The Bee Gees" recall their singular vocal and harmonic sound and the string of smash hits they had in quick succession in the 1960s.
Indeed, the Bee Gees (for Brothers Gibbs) cut a wide and special swath through the history of sixties pop music, and this album showcases their talent and their memorable lineup of hits.
www.amazon.com /Bee-Gees-Their-Greatest-Record/dp/B00005RH91   (1757 words)

  
 Bee Gees:For The Love of the Bee Gees
For The Love of the Bee Gees is dedicated to the memory of the Bee Gees.
The first interview is from 1993 and features all three of the boys; and the second interview is a telephone interview with first Maurice and then Barry, from 1988.
Thursday, September 7th @ 11:00 pm ET on VH-1Classic (VH-1C) -- Top of the Pops, Series Finale -- A short clip of the Bee Gees is shown from their 1960's appearance on the show.
www.fortheloveofthebeegees.com   (586 words)

  
 Bee Gees Discography at CD Universe
The Bee Gees: Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb.
The Bee Gees reunited in 1997 for a "One Night Only" concert at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, their only live concert in 1997 and first U.S. concert in nearly 10 years.
The Bee Gees: Barry Gibb (vocals, guitar); Robin Gibb (vocals); Maurice Gibb (piano, organ, Mellotron, bass guitar, background vocals).
www.cduniverse.com /search/xx/music/artist/Bee+Gees/a/Bee+Gees.htm   (273 words)

  
 THE UK BEE GEES BEE GEES TRIBUTE :: the uk bee gees tribute show :: bee gees tribute band :: uk bee gees tribute show ...
The UK Bee Gees are the most realistic tribute to the Bee Gees that you will ever see or hear.
The UK Bee Gees have gone to great lengths to be certain that not only is the music very accurate, but that they look and act every inch as the Gibb brothers.
The members of the UK Bee Gees have worked together since 1990 and have performed all over the world, including Europe, the U.S.A and Asia.
www.ukbeegees.com   (363 words)

  
 Bee Gees
The Bee Gees were a manufactured Australian band (okay - not as blatantly manufactured as the Monkees, perhaps, but somehow I doubt that their entering the world of music at age eight or so was their own willing choice) that wanted to...
Of course, the Bee Gees could never refuse to follow the fashion: in accordance with the spirit of the times, Odessa was destined to be a bombastic concept album, with a grand story of love and loss and lots of references to Odessa the city in question.
The Bee Gees have an astonishing way of harmonizing with each other and compensating for each other's vocal weaknesses with their relative strengths; here, everything is neutralized, and one of the brothers' main strength - the strength of vocal conviction - is reduced to absolute nothing.
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 THE BEE GEES UNIVERSAL SITE - Biography -
The Bee Gees, the group that we consider the best all over the world, in the past, now and forever started their career in 1966 in
Then the Bee Gees were at the top, where nobody had arrived before and where nobody has arrived.
During this year the Bee Gees have been awarded the MTV China prize and the Life Time Achievement Contribution to Music by the U.K. They have also been inducted in the Vocal Hall Of Fame.
www.beegees.netfirms.com /bioeng.html   (1337 words)

  
 Bee Gees Howl!
With a tip of a hat toward their sharecropper upbringing, the Bee Gees have turned Saturday Night Live into Blue Monday Lives with their newest album, THE BEE GEES HOWL THE BLUES.
The interest in the Howlin' Wolf project came one night when one of the Bee Gee Brothers, Robin was singing at a concert in Brisbane, North Dakota.
THE BEE GEES HOWL THE BLUES is available through Amazon.com and at Robin's house.
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 Amazon.com: Trafalgar: Music: The Bee Gees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
I find this album to be more for completists who love the music of the Bee Gees and want more, even if they are risking to buy a record where only four or five songs are worth listening more than a couple of times.
For many years my favourite Bee Gees recording was 'Life in a tin can' until the age of CD and re-release came upon us and I discovered this one.
Whereas their previous album '2 years on' seems to be little more than a collection of solo songs written while the brothers were apart this album could be said to be the true sequel to Odessa, being a far more cohesive work.
www.amazon.com /Trafalgar-Bee-Gees/dp/B000001FNH   (1344 words)

  
 Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Part 1/4   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Message-ID: X-Last-Updated: 1998/08/25 From: garc@compuserve.com (David Garcia) Newsgroups: alt.music.bee-gees Subject: Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Part 1/4 Reply-To: garc@compuserve.com (David Garcia) Summary: This posting contains a list of Frequently Asked Questions (and their answers) about the Bee Gees.
The urban music scene was shifting to RandB Dance, and the "blue-eyed soul" of the Bee Gees' "Main Course" album fit right in.
In the wake of "Saturday Night Fever", the Bee Gees had proven their worth as songwriters and producers with both country music and Motown style RandB...
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 YouTube - Bee Gees
The Bee Gees did almost 6 times that.
Don`t give the Beatles advantage because they were in the right place at the right time in terms of recording tech.
The Bee Gees were right there with them and surpassed them
www.youtube.com /watch?v=m6wSGV-ZJrM&search=bee+gees   (365 words)

  
 Bee Gees: One Night Only (1997) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
I listened to some of the Bee Gees' music from hearing CDs owned from when I was young.
Now older, I own the DVD of this great collection of their songs, some I've heard for the first time.
The Bee Gees put on a great show, having a lot of great tunes like "Stayin' Alive", "Night Fever/More Than A Woman", "I Started a Joke", "Grease", plus a tribute to the late Andy Gibb with "Our Love (Don't throw it Away)".
www.imdb.com /title/tt0500097   (316 words)

  
 BEE GEES Lyrics BEE GEES Song Lyrics BEE GEES Love Songs
These song lyrics of BEE GEES are some of the song lyrics of hundreds of love songs that can be found at The Love Lyrics Encyclopedia, the ultimate romantic jukebox with hundreds of famous song lyrics of the most greatest love songs of all time.
All song lyrics are copyrighted to their respective owners and are offered on this website for educational and research purposes only.
All remaining content on the lovelyrics.com website including, among others, text, graphics, layout and design, is copyrighted to The Love Lyrics Encyclopedia and Creative Pixels and all explicit and implicit rights are reserved.
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 Open Directory - Arts: Music: Bands and Artists: B: Bee Gees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Bandlink.net: Bee Gees - Features news, lyrics, tour dates, merchandise, tabs and pictures.
Bee Gees - Official site from Universal Music and Bee Gees' management.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - Inductee biography for the Bee Gees.
dmoz.org /Arts/Music/Bands_and_Artists/B/Bee_Gees   (147 words)

  
 Bee Gees Plotting Tribute CD, Concert, Musical
July 08, 2005, 3:40 PM ET Tamara Conniff, N.Y. In the wake of the sudden death of the Bee Gees' Maurice Gibb in 2003, his brothers Robin and Barry decided to cease performing under the group's name.
The timing could not be better, as the rights to the Bee Gees' entire catalog will revert back to them from Universal in 2006.
The Bee Gees stage musical, named after their song "You Win Again," is being modeled on hit shows like ABBA's "Mama Mia!" and Queen's "We Will Rock You." It goes into preproduction in the fall, and will debut on Broadway and London's West End toward the end of next year.
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 Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Part 2/4
Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Part 2/4
Message-ID: X-Last-Updated: 1998/08/25 From: garc@compuserve.com (David Garcia) Newsgroups: alt.music.bee-gees Subject: Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), Part 2/4 Reply-To: garc@compuserve.com (David Garcia) Summary: This posting contains a list of Frequently Asked Questions (and their answers) about the Bee Gees.
Date: 17 Sep 2001 09:56:54 GMT Archive-name: music/beegees-faq/part2 Posting-Frequency: monthly (25th of month) Last-modified: 1998/08/25 Maintainer: David Garcia Bee Gees Frequently Asked Questions Part Two of Four August 25, 1998 2-01.
www.faqs.org /faqs/music/beegees-faq/part2   (2560 words)

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