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    He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/12/ar...html?th&emc=th

    Always a strong concert draw, he has been making more money on the road than ever before, grossing $168 million over his last three tours, according to Billboard. And in May his 46th album on the Billboard charts, “Home Before Dark” (Columbia) — a set of stripped-down and reflective songs produced by Rick Rubin, who recorded Johnny Cash’s last releases — became his first to reach No. 1. On Tuesday, Mr. Diamond, 67, begins a four-night engagement at Madison Square Garden, part of a mostly sold-out world tour that will take him well into 2009.
    “I never expected that I would be doing this for as long as I’ve been doing it,” he said after his sold-out show at the XL Center here on Thursday, having changed out of his black silk stage costume and into jeans and a loose-fitting cotton shirt, his eyes hidden behind small round glasses.



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    AWESOME!!



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    The guy is a freakin national treasure, no question about it. That being said I don't need to hear his songs at a football game.



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    The guy is a freakin national treasure, no question about it. That being said I don't need to hear his songs at a football game.
    qft



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    Maybe we could get someone to come and sing a song about the State Fair! j/k



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    How about having him sing it live at the first game...the rabbits would be running scared.


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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    Check out his tour schedule:

    Aug. 27 - Green Bay
    Aug. 29 - St. Louis

    What's in between those cities on Aug. 28? Hmmmmmmmmmm....

    "...Cyclone fans, get on your feet for our Opening Night Halftime Extravaganza...the one...the only...NEEEEEEEEIL DIIIIIIIIAMOND!"



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Check out his tour schedule:

    Aug. 27 - Green Bay
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    What's in between those cities on Aug. 28? Hmmmmmmmmmm....

    "...Cyclone fans, get on your feet for our Opening Night Halftime Extravaganza...the one...the only...NEEEEEEEEIL DIIIIIIIIAMOND!"


    .....could it be?!!?


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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    "The Jewish Elvis"
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    The Jewish what?


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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

    If he is really that popular, it could be the sign that this is the beginning of the end.



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    Maybe he is the secret big donor????????



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    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Check out his tour schedule:

    Aug. 27 - Green Bay
    Aug. 29 - St. Louis

    What's in between those cities on Aug. 28? Hmmmmmmmmmm....

    "...Cyclone fans, get on your feet for our Opening Night Halftime Extravaganza...the one...the only...NEEEEEEEEIL DIIIIIIIIAMOND!"

    That would be unbelievable. The Jack would go NUTS!

    He could do a 3-4 song set during halftime and then come back for his "Grand Finale" between the 3rd and 4th quarters.



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    Re: He is back just in Time for Football Season - Sweet caroline

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