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Frank Sinatra’s 1934 Driver’s License, Letter After Car Crash Available at Auction

In the continuing saga of old musicians’ things being auctioned off, a one-of-a-kind artifact from Frank Sinatra’s past will soon be available to the public.

06/25/2014

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Bob Dylan Covers Frank Sinatra for Upcoming Album Release

It’s one American icon taking on another, as songwriting legend Bob Dylan has released a cover version of Frank Sinatra’s 1945 song, “Full Moon and Empty Arms,” which is slated for an upcoming full-length album.

05/13/2014

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The Wrecking Crew Is The Most Famous Group You’ve Heard – But Won’t Recognize

It’s time that you became familiar with the names of Tommy Tedesco, Don Randi, Carol Kaye, Hal Blaine, Earl Palmer, Plas Johnson, Glen Campbell (before he became a singer), Al Casey, and many others by […]

10/25/2012

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Q&A: Brian Wilson On Beach Boys Tour & Next Album, Possible Frank Sinatra Tribute

Brian Wilson tips us off about what’s to come, if he has his way: Another new Beach Boys album that “gets the rock’n’roll going,” more tour dates, no more Grammy hullabaloo, and possibly even a Frank Sinatra tribute album.

07/02/2012

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The Wrecking Crew Is The Most Famous Group You’ve Heard – But Won’t Recognize

Tuesday evening at the screening for The Wrecking Crew Movie at Skye in Peoria, Arizona, a sold out crowd became familiar with the names of  Tommy Tedesco, Don Randi, Carol Kaye, Hal Blaine,  Earl Palmer, […]

04/18/2012

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Last.fm Christmas Classics: White Christmas

While Bing and Bowie are perhaps the most famous faces of Christmas – Santa aside – it’s Crosby’s “White Christmas” that best sets the tone for the most wonderful time of year. Last.fm Trends takes […]

12/25/2011

MDA TELETHON: Short Version Without Jerry Lewis on Sunday

    On Sunday we’ll get a shortened version of Jerry Lewis‘ famed annual MDA Labor Day Telethon — without Lewis, and not on Labor Day. The 85-year-old, who has been in poor health, had […]

09/02/2011

Frank Sinatra Did Elton John?

There was a feature on Sesame Street called “One Of These Things Is Not Like The Other.”  You probably remember the song.  It comes to mind when [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elton John[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Frank Sinatra[/lastfm] are […]

07/29/2011

Awesome Album Covers: Frank Sinatra’s “Songs For Young Lovers”

Considered the very first pop concept album, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Frank Sinatra[/lastfm]‘s Songs for Young Lovers was his debut on Capitol Records. In keeping with his fresh start on a new label, the cover artwork portrayed Sinatra […]

06/30/2011

The Brilliance Of “Columbo”

Many of you, like I, grew up with Peter Falk playing Columbo.  For those of you unfamiliar with the character, I invite you to watch this video.  This is from a 1977 Dean Martin Celebrity […]

06/24/2011

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