boomtown


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boom·town

 (bo͞om′toun′)
n.
A town experiencing an economic or a population boom.
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Boomtown Rats frontman Bob Geldof opted for a cap and overcoat to party with Irish rocker Bono and his bandmates in London.
5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix-based Boomtown Entertainment, parent company of Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill, announced today its growth plans to strengthen its presence in the United States.
Launched and run by a group of media, marketing and technology experts, a startup accelerator BOOMTOWN, has unveiled its second class of startups, made up of nine businesses selected from more than 300 applicants.
The Boomtown Rats and Live Aid legend, 63, was speaking at a pensions conference taking place this week at the BT Convention Centre.
Taking inspiration from Sir Bob, the band have recorded a Boomtown Rats cover for a special tour single.
IT'S not hard to get back to Boomtown Bob," admits Sir Bob Geldof, "just scratch slightly and that arrogant little s**t comes reeling out.
Geldof rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Irish rock band The Boomtown Rats in the late 1970s and early 1980s alongside the punk rock movement.
THE Boomtown Rats will play Newcastle 02 Academy later this year as part of a reunion tour.
BOB Geldof roared on to the stage with The Boomtown Rats yesterday as they reunited for the first time in 27 years to appear at the Isle of Wight festival.
Confused, the officers left without making any arrests 1979 Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays THIRTY three years ago this week Boomtown Rats had their second number one single and arguably their biggest hit.
Musically Bob is best known as the lead singer of The Boomtown Rats, a rock group closely linked with the punk movement.