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Cowsills, Cohan, Eddie Zack among 9 named to R.I. Music Hall of Fame
January 18, 2013
Providence Journal
Providence, Rhode Island

PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame'ss 2013 inductees cover more than a century of the state's musical history, including opera soprano Sissiereta Jones; composer, performer and Yankee Doodle Dandy George M. Cohan; and Eddie Zack and the Hayloft Jamboree.

The nine new members, announced Friday, also include Steve Smith and the Nakeds, Paul Geremia, The Cowsills, trumpeter Bobby Hackett, songwriter Jimmie Crane and music writer and MTV vice president Bill Flanagan.

The April 28 induction will include afternoon and evening shows at The Met, which, like the Hall, is in Pawtucket's Hope Artiste Village. Tickets -- $20 in advance or $25 at the door for the evening, $10 either way for the afternoon -- can be purchased at starting Jan. 26.

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