TITLE

The sounds of silence

AUTHOR(S)
Neville, Ken
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Entertainment Weekly;2/23/96 - 3/1/96, Issue 315/316, p129
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the holding of the Online Music Awards on February 5, 1996 in Los Angeles, California and on America Online. Response of top winner Hootie & the Blowfish to the awards; Lack of music in the program; Performance of host Thomas Dolby.
ACCESSION #
9602293789

 

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