Video: Sneak Peek at Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin' with Frank and Bing, Coming to PBS This August
Celebrate the Oscar-winning composer who wrote high-flying songs for Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby, such as "Moonlight Becomes You" and "Come Fly With Me" in PBS 's JIMMY VAN HEUSEN: SWINGIN' WITH FRANK & BING special, featuring interviews with Frank Sinatra, Jr., Harry Crosby, Tony Bennett, Shirley MacLaine and more.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
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Billy Eckstine: A Crooner Who Crossed Barriers
Billy Eckstine was smooth as silk. He was tall and handsome, sported a pencil-thin mustache and sang in a distinctive baritone.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Tricia's retro film review: The Bells of St. Mary's
The Bells of St. Mary's is the 1945 drama starring Bing Crosby and Ingrid Bergman.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
'Imbecile Slush': Surprising Early Reactions To Crooning
In 1932, a new singing style was emerging: crooning. What we might consider easy listening now wasn't necessarily received cordially by its contemporaries.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Some famous Big Band male singers continued success into the '50s and '60s
The first column told about female Big Band artists, and this one features male singers.] Virtually all significant orchestras of the Big Band Era of the 1930s and 1940s had a featured male vocalist, and on some occasions, singers such as Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby became star attractions of the bands they performed for.
Celebrity Real Estate: Megan Fox buying Bing Crosby home
Actress Megan Fox is a celebrity homeowner as well as a celebrity mom. She and husband Brian Austin Green purchased the former carriage house of Bing Crosby in 2014.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green - Celebrity House Hunters
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green are celebrity House Hunters, the couple have found a home to buy in Toluka Lake, specifically they have bought Bing Crosby's old home.
New York Post
Even more clips (70, in fact) of flicks you cana t find on DVD
"Porgy and Bess," "The Virginian," "Love With the Perfect Stranger" and "Persons in Hiding" are among the classic flicks you won't be able to find on DVD.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Pianist for the greats comes to club
Brian Dee has performed as a session musician during his career and his piano playing can be heard on recordings by Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby as well as Peggy Lee and Johnny Mercer.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green buy new home
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green have splashed out $3.35 million on a new home which previously belonged to Bing Crosby.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Kansas City - Week of 6/15/2014
BOB AND BING Chestnut Fine Arts Center 5/15-6/22/2014 Bob and Bing celebrates the music and comedy of two iconic Hollywood stars.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Film Friday: The Adventures of Father O'Malley, starring Bing Crosby and directed by Leo McCarey
In one of the many famous sequences in The Godfather , Kay and Michael walk out of Radio City Music Hall, with Kay visibly in tears.