We’re pretty confident that Katarina and Ryan’s wedding at The Frank Sinatra Estate upheld and honored the sophisticated, classy, and fun-loving legacy of Ol’ Blue Eyes! With the expert help of Nicole Osibodu of Pink Pineapple EventShow More Summary
CANNES, France--New York agency Johannes Leonardo, with an assist from Frank Sinatra, won the Grand Prix in the Music category of the Entertainment Lions here in Cannes tonight for its Adidas Originals work about the meaning of originality, featuring fresh takes on one of the most overplayed songs in history. The campaign, centered around the...
Bob Dylan has released three albums in the last three years, and they've all been covers albums, mostly made up of standards and songs popularized by Frank Sinatra. (His most recent, Triplicate, spanned three whole discs.) Roger Waters, the Pink Floyd co-founder, seemingly has an issue with this. He's about to release his first solo…
Old woman, putting stamps on envelope: I wish they would change the picture on these… Middle aged woman: Frank Sinatra? Old woman: Oh god, not that creep! –Post Office, Stuyvesant Overheard by: flat rate box Republished by Blog Post Promoter
The 1940s brought the beginning of the Cold War, the end of WWII, Ol Blue Eyes (Frank Sinatra) on the airwaves and a new era of prosperity as people recovered from the Great Depression. Slang words if the ’40s were all about new ways to talk about old things and some of those words were quite a gas. Show More Summary
At Melvyn's restaurant in Palm Springs, Frank only means Sinatra, Coachella headliners go unrecognized and a steady patter of one-liners trumps talking politics.
My favorite footnote about Soundgarden is that producer Michael Beinhorn reportedly had Chris Cornell listen to Frank Sinatra before recording "Black Hole Sun," which was indirectly followed years later by a Paul Anka cover of the generation-defining hit. People make a big deal about the song's Beatlesque sonics, but the Beatles mostly had some economy…
A tale involving Christmas, custom cars, and featuring a cameo appearance by Frank Sinatra. Continue reading The strange and unlikely story of 100 identical Ford Mustang convertibles The strange and unlikely story of 100 identical Ford Mustang convertibles originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 02 May 2017 12:10:00 EDT. Show More Summary
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LADWP reserves the right to demolish it and other buildings soon A Spanish-style Hollywood bungalow that was a favorite retreat of Frank Sinatra in the 1960s has been given a stay of execution. But it remains under threat of demolition...Show More Summary
An inside look at Frank Sinatra’s Palm Desert estate, which is on the market for $3.9 million.
Late comic Don Rickles came for the meatballs and stayed for the laughs.
The famed insult comic and showbiz veteran worked well into his 80s. In his prime, Hollywood elites like his friend Frank Sinatra considered it an honor to be roasted by Rickles.
Don Rickles was just another little known comic working a small club in Miami Beach in the 1950s when Frank Sinatra came in with his entourage. “Make yourself comfortable, Frank — hit somebody,” said Rickles as the notoriously moody singer paused, and then broke into laughter. Without missing a...
Don Rickles, the legendary comedian and actor who could roast President Ronald Reagan, Frank Sinatra and just about everyone else, has died. Rickles was 90. Rickles died Thursday at his home in Los Angeles from kidney failure, his publicist confirmed. He hadn’t stopped performing even in old age. Just a couple of weeks ago, AARP […]
The songs that Diamanda Galás covers on her new album, “All the Way,” could score a swell cocktail party from the nineteen-fifties or sixties: the swooning American dreams of Frank Sinatra; the lush wistfulness of Chet Baker; standards...Show More Summary
Following up last month’s clip with Snoop Dogg, Desiigner and MadeinTYO, adidas Originals’s “Original Is Never Finished” campaign continues with an all-female cast including artist Petra Collins and musicians Mabel and Dej Loaf. Just...Show More Summary
Most people know John Frankenheimer’s movie “The Manchurian Candidate,” which stars Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, and Angela Lansbury in the story of an American soldier who is captured in Korea and programmed by Chinese Communists to kill on command. Show More Summary
A couple of years ago, a 73-year-old Bob Dylan proved he could still put a twist in his own tale by putting out an album of American Songbook standards, Shadows in the Night. Taken as Dylan’s improbable tribute to Frank Sinatra, it was...Show More Summary