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The film is called Searching For Sugar Man

The title of the Oscar-nominated film is “Searching For Sugar Man”. Here are some names we have seen in various places online, including a few publications that really should know better. Searching For Sugarman Looking For Sugar Man Looking For

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The Complete Rodriguez Collection | George “Fuzzy” Fazakas

George “Fuzzy” Fazakas has compiled his idea for a complete Rodriguez box set. CD1 1)  I’ll slip away (1967 single version) 2)  You’d like to admit it (1967 b-side single version) 3)  Cold Fact 4)  After the Fact / Coming

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Searching For Sugar Man reference in John Lewis Ad | Youtube

Check out this John Lewis advert and see what’s showing 34 seconds into it: Thanks to John Samson and Malik Bendjelloul for spotting this.

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Rodriguez and his place in The Story Of Rock | Brian Currin

Almost all the recent fan messages on the website are from people saying they have never heard of Rodriguez before. Many even apologize for not listening to him in the 1970s. I can’t remember when exactly I first heard

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A Selection Of Rodriguez Album Covers

A Selection Of Rodriguez Album Covers

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The Amazing Story Of Hate Street Dialogue

Originally published on, 28th September 2001 HATE STREET DIALOGUE Woman please be gone You’ve stayed here much too long Don’t you wish that you could cry Don’t you wish I would die Seamy, seesaw kids Childwoman on the skids

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Hand Out at London Screenings of Searching For Sugar Man


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Who is Jane S. Piddy? | Brian Currin

Though Rodriguez personally denied this when I asked him, I believe ‘Jane S. Piddy’ is a deliberate misspelling of “Janis Pity” – a sort of tribute to Janis Joplin. Rodriguez said in March 1998: “The people [in my songs] are

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