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The Hoosiers Split From Record Label

1st April 2011

British pop stars The Hoosiers have split from their record label following disagreements over the promotion of their latest album.The Goodbye Mr A hitmakers were unhappy with the way executives at Sony marketed their 2010...

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Sparkes Offers Love Letters To Sponsors

10th February 2011

THE HOOSIERS frontman IRWIN SPARKES is looking forward to a busy Valentine's Day - he's promised to send a romantic message to every fan who sponsors his upcoming marathon attempt.The British singer plans to run...

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The Hoosiers Star Joins Marathon

17th January 2011

THE HOOSIERS frontman IRWIN SPARKES is set to run the 2011 Virgin London marathon to raise money for charity.The singer hopes to make $7,500 (£5,00) for U.K.-based support group Samaritans, which provides help and advice...

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Hoosiers' Fears Over Second Album

3rd August 2010

British pop stars THE HOOSIERS feared their second album would never materialise because they were struck down with a bout of writers' block.The group scored a chart hit with its debut record The Trick to...

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Counterculture Icon Dennis Hopper Dies At 74

31st May 2010

Dennis Hopper, who appeared in more than 200 movies and television dramas during his career but is remembered best for his role in the '60s' counterculture film Easy Rider , died in the Venice area...

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Hackman Continues Tributes To Hopper

30th May 2010

GENE HACKMAN has paid tribute to his HOOSIERS co-star DENNIS HOPPER, who died on Saturday (29May10) after losing his battle with prostate cancer.The 74 year old passed away at his home in Venice, California, surrounded...

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The Hoosiers Binned Album

20th May 2010

The Hoosiers "binned" their first attempt at a second album. Frontman Irwin Sparkes admitted the group originally made the follow-up LP very quickly but decided to start all over again because it was too much...

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Raging Bull Tops Sports Movie List

20th November 2005

ROBERT DE NIRO's portrayal of boxer JAKE LA MOTTA in RAGING BULL has been named the best sports movie of all time in a new US magazine poll. The cult 1980 film beat golf...

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Hackman Film Tops Sports Poll

30th June 2004

GENE HACKMAN's 1986 basketball epic HOOSIERS has topped a new poll of sports movies in America. The film, about a down-and-out coach who leads his college team to victory, beat boxing classic RAGING BULL...

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