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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 13, 1996 | LEE ROMNEY
Police have arrested an Anaheim man who sometimes goes by the name of the late rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughn, holding him on suspicion of credit card fraud in what they say may be be the tip of a major fraud ring. Police are asking the public for more information about Steven Gerald, 25, who also uses the names Steven Ray Vaughn and Christopher Bellegia.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 13, 1996 | LEE ROMNEY
Police have arrested an Anaheim man who sometimes goes by the name of the late rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughn, holding him on suspicion of credit card fraud in what they say may be be the tip of a major fraud ring. Police are asking the public for more information about Steven Gerald, 25, who also uses the names Steven Ray Vaughn and Christopher Bellegia.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 13, 1989 | DON WALLER
The first three letters in funk are F-U-N, and you'd think somebawdy like comic/actor Eddie Murphy would groove behind that concept better'n almost anyone. Spurred by the $ucce$$ of his Rick James-assisted '86 hit "Party All the Time" and an unwillingness to deliver a stand-up comedy record, the multi-hyphenate Murphy rounded up three heavyweight producers (Narada Michael Walden, Nile Rodgers and Larry Blackmon) and sandwiched this slick disc between film projects.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 13, 1989 | DON WALLER
The first three letters in funk are F-U-N, and you'd think somebawdy like comic/actor Eddie Murphy would groove behind that concept better'n almost anyone. Spurred by the $ucce$$ of his Rick James-assisted '86 hit "Party All the Time" and an unwillingness to deliver a stand-up comedy record, the multi-hyphenate Murphy rounded up three heavyweight producers (Narada Michael Walden, Nile Rodgers and Larry Blackmon) and sandwiched this slick disc between film projects.
NEWS
August 29, 1990
A memorial service for Creative Artists Agency booking agent Bobby Brooks, 34, who was killed Monday in a Wisconsin helicopter accident along with guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughn and three others, is scheduled for Thursday at 12:30 p.m. The service will be held in the Universal Amphitheater. Brooks is survived by his wife, Barbara Cane of Los Angeles, and his parents, Hugh and Savina Brooks, and a sister, Alison, all of Montclair, N.J.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 29, 1988 | PATRICK GOLDSTEIN
You don't have to be a big baseball fan to be excited about the upcoming sound-track album to "Bull Durham," the film starring Kevin Costner that opens July 19. But it would probably help. Especially since the album is a rock rotisserie-league fan's delight, including such pop sandlot epics as "Centerfield" by John Fogerty and "Love Ain't No Triple Play," performed by Bonnie Raitt with Dr. John and Bennie Wallace.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 24, 2004 | Mary Rourke, Times Staff Writer
J.J. "Bad Boy" Jones, 77, a blues guitarist and composer who performed in Los Angeles clubs for more than 40 years, died Monday of a heart attack in Los Angeles, according to his manager, Diem Van Groth. Jones had been visiting a friend in Los Angeles and died on his way to his regular Monday night performance at the Gaslite in Santa Monica, according to Dennistine Lyle, a friend and ex-wife. Born Esserlaine Jones in Baton Rouge, La.
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