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Archive for the 'Frank Sinatra' Category

Friday Night Video # 2: Two Shots Of Happy, One Shot Of Sad

by @ Friday, August 31st, 2007. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Friday Night Videos, Videos

At some point after their duet, Bono pitched this song to an aging Frank Sinatra, apparently more than once.
Ten years earlier, maybe Frank would’ve taken it, and it would have been great, no doubt.
Bono ended up singing it at Frank’s 80th Birthday Concert back in 1995, and didn’t do bad at all for an [...]

Thursday Night Video

by @ Thursday, August 2nd, 2007. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Videos

Cause, it’s always just a short walk to the oldest established permanent floating crap game in New York:

Cool YouTube Find

by @ Friday, June 29th, 2007. Filed under Baseball, Frank Sinatra, Music

Someone took the recording of Frank Sinatra’s There Used To Be A Ballpark and set it to scenes of baseball stadiums that are no more:

Torch Song Thursday, Part II

by @ Thursday, February 15th, 2007. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Music, Videos

Frank Sinatra. The Concert for the Americas circa 1980 something:

Torch Song Thursday

by @ Thursday, February 15th, 2007. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Music, Videos

Frank Sinatra and the ultimate torch song

Tall And Tan And Young And Lovely

by @ Wednesday, February 7th, 2007. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Music

Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim. Just because it’s Wednesday and it’s friggin’ cold outside:

Old Blue Eyes

by @ Tuesday, December 12th, 2006. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Music

Frank Sinatra would’ve turned 91 today. Happy Birthday Old Blue Eyes.

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Happy Birthday Ol’ Blue Eyes

Friday Videos, Part III

by @ Friday, July 21st, 2006. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Videos

The final part of today’s video offering is Part II of the Sinatra-Fitzgerald medley, including a killer rendition of “Lady Is A Tramp”

Related Posts:
Friday Videos, Part I
Friday Videos, Part II

Friday Videos, Part II

by @ Friday, July 21st, 2006. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Videos

This is the second of the three excerpts from the Frank Sinatra-Ella Fitzgerald special.
Here, Part One of a medley featuring two of the best singers in the business:

Related Posts:
Friday Videos, Part I
Friday Videos, Part III

Friday Videos, Part I

by @ Friday, July 21st, 2006. Filed under Frank Sinatra, Videos

There doesn’t seem to be much going on in the world today, so I figured I’d share some treats I’ve found on YouTube. All three feature Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald performing together on a television special from 1967. I’ve seen this performance more than once myself and its worth watching.
First up, Frank and Ella [...]

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