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Kenneth Partridge

Kenneth Partridge is a music and pop-culture writer based in Brooklyn. He's written for such publications as Billboard, The AV Club, Pitchfork, and Refinery29. His hobbies include reading, running, shopping for records, and attempting to justify his love of ska.

Suspicious Minds: The Bizarre, 40-Year History of Elvis Presley Sightings
Sparkle Moore: The Mysterious Rockabilly Pioneer You've Never Heard Of
How a Throwback Rockabilly Jam Made Its Way Onto '90s Mainstream Charts
25 Non-Christmasy Things That Have Happened on December 25
How 'Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer' Became a Holiday Staple
Why 'Thriller,' the Most Iconic Halloween Music Video Ever Made, Was Released in December
The Story Behind Cher's Long-Dormant Vampire Love Ballad
15 Famous Pianos That You Can Visit
The Long History Behind the Song "Cotton Eye Joe"
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