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Ronnie Hawkins: Rock of Ages

Nicholas Jennings, Maclean's, 15 May 1995

THE BEER WAS flowing freely as waitresses served platters of breaded shrimp, gourmet pizza and chicken wings. But it was not the regular hockey crowd at Gardoonie's, a popular watering hole opposite Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens. Instead, more than 300 people were gathered there last week to pay tribute to a rock 'n' roll legend.

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