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screech

Canadian
(esp in Newfoundland) a dark rum
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The only screecher who ever won a prize was a lady named Ethel Merman.
Albert Square's favourite screecher has been offered a deal worth pounds 250,000 with the same record label as legendary crooner Tom Jones, the diary can reveal.
Typical backend results at Doncaster and none more so than when 33-1 Robin John (Tommy Fairhurst/Chris Dwyer) gets the better of Screecher (Clive Brittain/Peter Madden) in the seller.
Authorized and initiated by the intensely protective family of the late Janis Joplin, Randal Myler's new bio-musical about the hard-living Texas 1960s roadhouse screecher who stomped all over the San Francisco psychedelics is wending its way toward Gotham after lucrative and popular prior stops in Denver, Austin, Cleveland and (currently) Chicago.
The company's new and improved Screecher is an aerosol canister that emits a loud noise when the top is depressed.
Even when he moves beyond the soda fountain sound - such as on the Little Richard-esque screecher "(Your Love is Like a) Ramblin' Rose" and the soulful "I Want Your Affection Not the House of Correction" - he still seems transposed in time, singing from a place where rock 'n' roll was fresh and new.
3 This stage school screecher is a complete all rounder.
Reluctantly, however, I once reviewed the denim-skirted screecher when she did a big open-air gig at Gateshead stadium some years ago.