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Me and My Shadow: Mobile Advertising Could Benefit from Quality Control

Remember the old song, “Me and My Shadow?” It’s been around since 1927. And even Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis, Jr. did a version of it. What’s your shadow now? Come on, admit it. It’s your mobile phone. Advertisers know this. Or should know this. It makes a huge difference in marketing today. Now, columnist […]

Rent Check: Rent in Hollywood's Legendary Villa Elaine Complex For $1,550

What do Man Ray, Orson Welles, and Frank Sinatra all have in common? At one time or another, they were all residents of Hollywood's Villa Elaine Apartments. Located on Vine Street just...

Rent Check: Rent in Hollywood's Legendary Villa Elaine Complex For $1,550

What do Man Ray, Orson Welles, and Frank Sinatra all have in common? At one time or another, they were all residents of Hollywood's Villa Elaine Apartments. Located on Vine Street just...

TV highlights: Taylor Swift comes to ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’

“Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin’ With Frank & Bing” (WETA at 8 p.m.) profiles the composer who wrote such classics as “Swinging on a Star” and “Come Fly With Me.” It also includes remarks from Frank Sinatra Jr., Shirley MacLaine and Angie Dickinson, along with performance footage of Bing Crosby and Judy Garland. Read full article >>

A New Take on the Three-Martini Power Lunch

By the time Frank Sinatra cooed his rendition of “My Way,” the three-martini power lunch had taken hold in many of the country’s top cities. The all-liquid lunch lost some of its luster in the decades that followed, but it’s enjoying a resurgence thanks to the creative folks responsible for the last six and a half seasons of Mad Men. Show More Summary

Sinatra Remastered

Frank Sinatra’s career as an entertainer lasted six decades, and it seems that Ol’ Blue Eyes rarely took a day off. That’s one of the best perks of being a Sinatra fan—there’s always something new to discover. Thanks to the Sinatra estate...Show More Summary

Setting Times stories to music: From Radiohead to Frank Sinatra

The soundtrack to Friday’s Great Read is from Frank Sinatra’s wonderful “concept” album, “September of My Years.”

Hear Hamilton Leithauser Cover Two Frank Sinatra Songs On The Lagniappe Sessions

2 weeks agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

In our Walkmen cover story, Hamilton Leithauser talked about how Frank Sinatra was a big influence on him in the lead-up to 2012?s Heaven and his recent solo album Black Hours — he even bought the same vintage mic that Sinatra had used to record his songs. In a Lagniappe Session for Aquarium Drunkard, Leithauser [...]

Robert Davi Woos California Crowd with Epic Performance at Military Fundraiser

Highly-acclaimed Hollywood star and accomplished singer Robert Davi put his mighty vocals to work Thursday at Herb Albert's Vibrato Jazz Grill, where he charmed a full house with his interpretation of Frank Sinatra's beloved songbook. Show More Summary

Hey Tom Cruise, Johnny Carson, George Clooney, Frank Sinatra, Channing Tatum And Others: SAG Owes You Money But Can’t Find You

EXCLUSIVE: The Screen Actors Guild exists to collect wages and benefits and disperse them to dues-paying members, but a Deadline investigation begs a multimillion-dollar question: Why are so many living and deceased thesps owed unclaimed...Show More Summary

President Obama -- NOT Buying Rancho Mirage House

There are lots of reports circulating that President Obama is in escrow to buy a house in the exclusive Rancho Mirage gated community which the likes of Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope called home -- NOT TRUE.The house in question is listed at $4.25…

Robert Davi, Jon Voight Team for Patriotic Concert, Fundraiser

Robert Davi's embrace of the Frank Sinatra songbook is now part of our cultural fabric. The star of films like The Goonies, Die Hard and the upcoming Expendables 3 brings Sinatra's songs to life in all new ways, witness the raves from critics and audiences alike. Show More Summary

Music data startup Senzari unveils new engine for better music analysis

last monthTechnology : GigaOM

Using the graph analytics engine MusicGraph.ai, customers can run analytics and machine-learning algorithms to discover interesting facts, including who is the most connected artist of all time (it's Frank Sinatra, by the way).

Like Chicago and Sinatra, Hoylake's McDowell's Kind of Town

last monthSports / Golf : On Par

Chicago was always Frank Sinatra's kind of town when the great crooner was in his pomp and the same thing could be said of self-confessed "short knocker" Graeme McDowell and this week's British Open venue.

Proof That Past Performance Really Doesn't Predict Future Results

Alamy "You're riding high in April, shot down in May." Frank Sinatra made that lyric famous in his hit song "That's Life" nearly 50 years ago. It applies to life and to investing your money with the so-called smartest guys on Wall Street. New research shows that strong performance by mutual fund managers is very hard to repeat year after year. Show More Summary

Chicago: A Town That Won’t Let You Down?

Frank Sinatra’s song about Chicago, “My Kind of Town,” “a the town that won’t let you down,” seems dated in light of last weekend’s shooting spree that left 16 dead and dozens wounded in 53 separate incidents. According to the Chicago...Show More Summary

5 Celeb Couples Who Married in Vegas

What happens in Vegas... often results in a divorce not too much later, at least in the case of these nine celebrity couples rounded up by Radar : Mia Farrow and Frank Sinatra: They wed in Sin City in 1966 when Farrow was 21 and Sinatra was 50. They divorced two...

Four-Links – Frank Sinatra’s Zebra car, honeymoon Toyopet, XJ13 wreck and rebuild, fun-size Radio Flyer

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

This week, Clasp Garage took a look at the zebra-styled Mustang that George Barris built for Frank Sinatra – specifically for his movie “Marriage on the Rocks.” One of the many vehicles that was sold at the Lee Hartung collection auction a couple years back, this 1962 Toyopet pickup truck seemed too far […]

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