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Andy Williams

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Andy Williams: Picasso Originals!

Profile by Peter Jones, Record Mirror, 20 April 1963


Andy Williams Explains Why He Didn't Do A Palladium TV

Interview by Alan Smith, New Musical Express, 10 May 1963

ANDY WILLIAMS settled back into a deep armchair at London's Dorchester Hotel. "I couldn't appear on Sunday Night At The Palladium," he said, "because of ...

Delighted Andy Williams Says Proudly Now I'm a British Pop Star!

Interview by Tracy Thomas, New Musical Express, 22 October 1965

NMExclusive interview in Hollywood byTRACY THOMAS ...

Bob Dylan, James Brown, Otis Redding et al: Album Reviews

Review by uncredited writer, Melody Maker, 13 August 1966

Dylan rocks through 4 great sides ...

New Albums From Aretha Franklin, Mose Allison, Love et al

Review by Peter Jones, Norman Jopling, Record Mirror, 25 February 1967

NEW US SOUNDS INCLUDE Soul (Joe Tex & Aretha), Cool (Andy Williams) Beat (Shangri-Las, Love) Jazz (Mose Allison)   ...

Paul drops in at a Beach Boys recording session

Report by Derek Taylor, Disc and Music Echo, 22 April 1967

DEREK TAYLOR reporting from Hollywood on a meeting of the giants ...

Andy Williams: I Owe This Hit To Frankie Valli

Interview by Alan Walsh, Melody Maker, 20 April 1968

ASK THE average pop fan about politics, and he'll recoil in horror. Lots of people in pop, and outside it, believe that politics and pop ...

The Andy Williams Cult

Profile by Peter Jones, Record Mirror, 20 April 1968

AND SUDDENLY, or so it seems to me, there is Andy Williams. Always rated in the top handful of ballad-sellers at international, there is now ...

Andy Williams, Henry Mancini: Royal Albert Hall, London

Live Review by Lon Goddard, Record Mirror, 25 May 1968

ONE OF America's true men of song, Henry Mancini lays proud claim to a remarkable list of musical credits, sprinkled with the occasional academy award. ...

Andy Williams: Ol' Treacle Voice Is Back

Interview by Caroline Coon, Melody Maker, 4 May 1974

Darling of the soap-opera set, Goliath of the balladeer belt, Andy Williams is so very glad to be back in this wonderful country. Caroline Coon ...

Richard Perry: It's not difficult to record both Captain Beefheart and Andy Williams

Interview by Rob Partridge, Melody Maker, 18 May 1974

Producer Richard Perry talks to Robert Partridge ...

Lounging with Mr Williams

Interview by Max Bell, The Evening Standard, 17 March 1999

The king of easy listening is back in town and still as cool as ever. MAX BELL meets his idol ...

Andy Williams: Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Live Review by Colin Harper, The Irish Times, 18 January 2001

THOSE SURPRISED by the absence of 'Strawberry Fields Forever' from the recent Beatles 1 compilation should remember or learn that the '60s were not only ...

Andy Williams

Obituary by Dave Laing, The Guardian, 26 September 2012

Popular crooner who sold more than 100m albums in a career that spanned eight decades ...


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