Saturday Jul 26
Lighting 105 candles for Loretta
Not many people can say that they've lived through both world wars or have been alive for seven Red Sox World Series titles, but Loretta Allison can.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
New York Daily News
When Bing and Bowie harmonized
The 1977 duet of "Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth" between Bing Crosby and David Bowie, a radio standard every Christmas, almost didn't happen.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Bing Crosby's kids recall dad's duet with Bowie
David Bowie's duet with Bing Crosby on the entertainer's 1977 Christmas television special left an indelible impression on Crosby's teenage children.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wallsend couple celebrate 60 happy years - with a pop concert
Young-at-heart couple Kath and Bill Bell are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary - by taking in their first ever pop concert.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Here's Tweeting at you, kid: Digicel MORE launches and nods to B&W classics
What would have happened if Ilsa could have WhatsApp'd Rick when she could not make that Paris rendezvous or if Bing Crosby and Bob Hope went on the Road to Pinterest? These and similar themes were explored at Timothy Oulton in Cane Gardens, St Thomas recently as Digicel MORE alerted the business community to a more select form of promotion.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Timeless Holiday Classic Holiday Inn Coming to Blu-ray & Digital HD
Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
National Public Radio
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.