Fonds paa-8677 - Bob Ego fonds

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Bob Ego fonds

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PAA paa-8677

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  • Copied 1992 (Creation)
    Ego, Bob

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0.02 m of textual records. -- 11 audio discs. -- 2 video cassettes

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Bob Ego was born in Edmonton, Alberta. He played drums with numerous Canadian bands including Streetheart, Painter, and Hammersmith. In 1984, he married Sally Zildjian of the Zildjian Cymbal family and started working for Sabian. He worked for Sabian as a product specialist for five years.

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The fonds consists of clippings related to Bob's career dating from 1967-1982; four RPM records dating from 1967-1977 featuring Bob Ego on drums playing with Daisy Hill Puppy Farm, Painter, Su-Dora, and Nancy Nash; seven LP records dating from 1966-1984 featuring Bob Ego on drums playing with the Antiquators, Painter, Hammersmith, and Streetheart; and two VHS recordings of Bob Ego performing with Streetheart dating from 1979-1980.

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In 1992, Bob Ego allowed the Provincial Archives of Alberta to copy his recordings.


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  • The material is in English.

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There are no restrictions on access. Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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No inventory/file list available.

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For more recordings featuring Bob Ego, please see the Bob Walker Fonds at the Provincial Archives of Alberta.

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Information for the administrative history/biographical sketch sourced from: Bob Ego: <a href="" target="_blank"></a> (Accessed July 19, 2007).<br><br>Record No. The fonds includes the following accession: PR1992.0382<br><br>

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