Thursday Jul 24
Wall Street Journal
Our Favorite Musical Biopics
From 'Lady Sings the Blues' to 'Walk the Line,' some of the great movies based on music stars' lives--and who's doing the singing.
Diana Ross Served Extravagant Costume and Perfect Voice at the Mann Center Last Night
Is there a more exhilarating sound to a concert-goer's ears than Diana Ross wailing the opening notes to her signature hit " I'm Coming Out " from somewhere far off-stage? The 1980 hit and unofficial gay anthem has been a staple at Ross's concerts since its debut, most frequently serving as her opener as she races through the audience, futzing with ... (more)
Fine and Mellow: One of the Best Performances Ever on Broadway
My first exposure to jazz was the records my dad played while I was growing up. They were primarily of female vocalists: Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan and Billie Holiday.