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He'll be right here, waiting for you: Richard Marx coming to Clearwater

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January

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Oh, this is going to be good. Richard Marx is coming to Clearwater's Capitol Theater for a solo acoustic show on March 18.

Word has it that Marx puts on FANTASTIC live shows and that he's a real cut-up during interviews, so you can bet we're pursuing him for a future Stuck in the '80s podcast.

I've yet to visit the Capitol Theater, an intimate, 450-seat venue operated by Ruth Eckerd Hall, but it sounds like an ideal spot to catch someone like Marx, who has nine (!) top 10 singles in his career. [Click here to check for a date closer to you, you unlucky non-Floridians.]

Still, if I had to pick just five..

TOP 5 RICHARD MARX SONGS:

5. SHOULD'VE KNOWN BETTER: "And now I'm wondering what I did wrong. Should've known better than to fall in love with you." [Video]

4. SATISFIED: "If they turn me loose on this town, they're gonna have to hold me down." [Video]

3. RIGHT HERE WAITING: "I hear the laughter, I taste the tears. But I can't get near you now." [Video]

2. ENDLESS SUMMER NIGHTS: "And I remember how you loved me. Time was all we had until the day we said goodbye." [Video]

1. HOLD ON TO THE NIGHTS: "What happens now? Do we break another rule and let our lovers play the fool?" [Video]

-- Tickets run $34.50-$42.50 and go on sale at noon Friday at the Ruth Eckerd box office.

[Publicity photo from richardmarx.com]

[Last modified: Wednesday, June 9, 2010 2:55pm]

    

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