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Lord Michael Philip Des Barres (aka Marquis Des Barres) (born 24 January 1948) is a British actor and rock singer. He is known for playing the recurring role of Murdoc on the television show MacGyver and for replacing the late Robert Palmer in the band Power Station, fronting the band at the 1985 Live Aid concert. He is also the ex-husband of groupie, actress and author Pamela Des Barres and is written about extensively in two of her books, I'm With the Band and Take Another Little Piece of My Heart.
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Suzi Quatro rock 'n' roll heroine in an unzipped exclusive interview - Examiner.com

Suzi Quatro rock 'n' roll heroine in an unzipped exclusive interview - Examiner.com | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Suzi Quatro rock 'n' roll heroine in an unzipped exclusive interviewExaminer.comDo you know Michael? Suzi Quatro: “He sang on “Woman Cry” and “Ego in the Night” from the Rock Hard album. And I sang on one of his albums when he was in Silverhead.
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Silverhead - Only You

"Sixteen And Savaged" (1973) Michael Des Barres : Vocals Robbie Blunt : Guitar, Slide Guitar Rod Rock Davies : Guitar, Percussion, Vocals Nigel Harrison : Ba...
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Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street - Bill Kopp

Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street - Bill Kopp | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street. Perhaps best known as the guy who sang Robert Palmer's Power Station parts in the touring lineup of that 80s sensation (I refuse to label them a supergroup: Chic ...
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PORTUGUESE INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL DES BARRES

PORTUGUESE INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL DES BARRES | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
With a career spanning 40 years divided between the rock and representation, Michael Des Barres decided to return to its roots and, accompanied by the elite of rock , signed a veritable masterpiece of the genre.
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The Gonzo Daily: LINK: Michael Des Barres review

The Gonzo Daily: LINK: Michael Des Barres review | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Born a European nobleman, Michael Des Barres got bit by the rock and roll bug at an early age. While some sarcastically claim that he is most famous for, at one time, being married to Pamela Des Barres, the most famous ...
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New Recordings - Philadelphia Inquirer

New Recordings - Philadelphia Inquirer | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
New RecordingsPhiladelphia InquirerMichael Des Barres describes his new album as "authentic rock-and-roll, based in American blues, R&B . . . three-chord, unabashed rocking music." That pretty much nails it.
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Rock Guitar Daily with Tony Conley: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street Sees the Return of Rock and Roll

Rock Guitar Daily with Tony Conley: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street Sees the Return of Rock and Roll | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
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The Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street | Grande Rock ezine

The Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street | Grande Rock ezine | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Well Michael Des Barres is, without any doubt, a very famous guy. I’m sure that most of you are aware of his work in music & acting generally since the late 60s.
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MICHAEL DES BARRES LIVE INTERVIEW TONIGHT

MICHAEL DES BARRES LIVE INTERVIEW TONIGHT | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
So why am I posting this picture of Michael Des Barres with an immensely groovy car? Mostly because it is a massively cool image, but also to remind you all about Michael's interview this evening on Blog Talk Radio.
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Video clip from Andy Dick Live | Michael Des Barres – Official Website

Video clip from Andy Dick Live | Michael Des Barres – Official Website | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
A video clip of last week's performance on Andy Dick Live is now up on battlecam.com. The songs performed are “Little Latin Lover”, “Carnaby Street”, “You're My Pain Killer”, “My Baby Saved My Ass” and “Route 69″.
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The Gonzo Daily: MICHAEL DES BARRES: A great Portuguese review

The Gonzo Daily: MICHAEL DES BARRES: A great Portuguese review | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Carnaby Street (Michael Des Barres The Band) (2012, Gonzo Multimedia) Carnaby Street marks the long awaited return to the original one of the living legends of glam rock from the 60/70, Michael Des Barres.
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Rock Guitar Daily with Tony Conley: Michael Des Barres Band ...

Rock Guitar Daily with Tony Conley: Michael Des Barres Band ... | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Michael Des Barres first caught my ear in 1973 - he lead Silverhead, a band that kicked Rod Stewart and The Faces asses at their own game back then, and 40 years later he's still kicking Rod's ass. Carnaby Street, the new ...
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The Gonzo Daily: Michael Des Barres Band Rock & Roll Party!

The Gonzo Daily: Michael Des Barres Band Rock & Roll Party! | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
I wonder whether I can persuade Rob to bring the band over to play at The Farmers Arms in the village... http://slippeddiscentertainment.ticketleap.com/michael-des-barres-band/t/bf2beb5a88a5fc3269b7c8b16122b55b/ ...
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Review Fix Exclusive Q & A: Michael Des Barres Part Six | Review Fix

Review Fix Exclusive Q & A: Michael Des Barres Part Six | Review Fix | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Reviewfix.com - Was he associated with Led Zeppelin too? Is that the Danny Goldberg I’m thinking of? Michael Des Barres - Yeah, he’s writing my autobiography, which is very exciting. Reviewfix.com - When’s that going to be out?
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The Gonzo Daily: LINK: Michael Des Barres review

The Gonzo Daily: LINK: Michael Des Barres review | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
He's mostly known for playing the Murdoc role on the TV show MacGyver and for replacing the late Robert Palmer in Power Station, fronting the band in the 1985 Live Aid concert. He formed the bands Silverhead & Detective in the 70s as well.
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Dirty Funky Situation: Silverhead - Selftitled (1st Album Glam ...

Dirty Funky Situation: Silverhead - Selftitled (1st Album Glam ... | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Before Ratt, before Hanoi Rocks, before the New York Dolls, and before a lot of the British bands which history recalls as archetypal glam rockers, there was Silverhead, the first and positively the greatest metal band ever to ...
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The Gonzo Daily: Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - blog*spot

The Gonzo Daily: Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - blog*spot | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Album Review: Michael Des Barres Band - Carnaby Street Perhaps best known as the guy who sang Robert Palmer'sPower Station parts in the touring lineup of that 80s sensation (I refuse to label them a supergroup: Chic ...
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'YOU'RE MY PAIN KILLER' from the new MICHAEL DES BARRES CD 'CARNABY STREET'

available from http://www.gonzomultimedia.com Carnaby Street, the new album from The Michael Des Barres Band, will be released on July 9th. But there will al...
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Review Fix Exclusive Q & A: Michael Des Barres Part Four | Review Fix

Review Fix Exclusive Q & A: Michael Des Barres Part Four | Review Fix | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Michael Des Barres-It’s really good.I think you’d really like it; it’s a really good look at the music business in L.A., and we play an ‘80s band trying to do it again, and the director of the movie, Allison Anders and I been very close, so five years...
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Michael Des Barres Band Rock & Roll Party!

Michael Des Barres Band Rock & Roll Party! | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
The legendary Michael Des Barres & Band at HAPPYS Grille in Chino, CA.
Michael Des Barres has just released his new album, "Carnaby Street" - come celebrate with an electrifying live performance by Michael and his band!
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CARNABY STREET SEES THE RETURN OF ROCK AND ROLL

CARNABY STREET SEES THE RETURN OF ROCK AND ROLL | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
“Carnaby Street may have been where Des Barres grew up, but he hasn't grown up much – he's still the coolest guy on any street he walks down, even with a blazing band chasing him every step of the way.
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MacGyver Vs Murdoc – Classic Villainy! - Blogger News Network (blog)

MacGyver Vs Murdoc – Classic Villainy! - Blogger News Network (blog) | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
MacGyver Vs Murdoc – Classic Villainy!Blogger News Network (blog)Murdoc was played by Michael Des Barres. He is more of a musician than actor. And I will be talking to him tomorrow. Question #1 is going to be about his car.
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Suits air date | Michael Des Barres – Official Website

Suits air date | Michael Des Barres – Official Website | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
Michael went to Toronto at the end of May, to do a guest role on the USA Network hit show Suits. Suits, now in its second season, is a legal drama starring Patrick J. Adams and Gabriel Macht. The episode, in which he plays a ...
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The Best of AT: Baby, if you've ever wondered - Armagideon Time

The Best of AT: Baby, if you've ever wondered - Armagideon Time | Michael Des Barres | Scoop.it
One of the members of Scum of the Earth (not to be confused with The Dregs of Humanity) was played by the prolific and multi-talented Michael Des Barres. Detective, Des Barres then-current band, provided SOTE's music.
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