Frank Sinatra

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It’s your party and they’ll cry if you want them to: the lost art of picking funeral songs
Don’t let your big sendoff be a write-off: confronting our inevitable fate allows us to sign off with a defining DJ set – and avoid any unwanted Lewis Capaldi

Elle Hunt

25, Apr, 2022 @12:10 PM

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The Manchurian Candidate: one of cinema’s greatest paranoid thrillers still resonates
Frank Sinatra stars in red scare thriller as a mind-controlled soldier suffering from intense, hallucinogenic nightmares

Luke Buckmaster

10, Feb, 2022 @4:30 PM

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Jackie Mason obituary
One of the great American comedians known for his strong Brooklyn accent, quick-fire gags – and feuds

Jonathan Margolis

25, Jul, 2021 @1:19 PM

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The perils of hunching over your laptop | Brief letters
Brief letters: Dishwashers | Back pain | Whales | Hummingbirds | Toories


17, Mar, 2021 @5:56 PM

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Nancy Sinatra: 'I'll never forgive Trump voters. I hope the anger doesn't kill me'
She may be 80 and cut off by Covid, but she’s still ready to walk all over Donald Trump. As her greatest songs are reissued, she reflects on the sexual politics of the 60s, her friendship with Elvis and her hopes for peace in the US

Eve Barlow

29, Jan, 2021 @5:53 AM

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'It's the screams of the damned!' The eerie AI world of deepfake music
Artificial intelligence is being used to create new songs seemingly performed by Frank Sinatra and other dead stars. ‘Deepfakes’ are cute tricks – but they could change pop for ever

Derek Robertson

09, Nov, 2020 @12:32 PM

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Doug Sanders obituary
Popular American golfer best known for his putting ‘choke’ during the final day of the Open Championship at St Andrews in 1970

Peter Mason

14, Apr, 2020 @3:35 PM

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Hymns drop off top 10 funeral music choices in favour of Ed Sheeran
Traditional favourites are squeezed out as mourners opt for more personalised tributes

Rebecca Smithers

01, May, 2019 @11:01 PM

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'People who sing it want the world to know they exist': 50 years of My Way
It was based on a French pop song, never made it to No 1 … and yet, thanks to Frank Sinatra, has become a staple at funerals, karaoke bars and everywhere else. Why?

Emily Mackay

12, Apr, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Hal Blaine, drummer who dominated mid-century pop, dies aged 90
Drummer behind iconic Be My Baby rhythm as well as hits by Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and Simon & Garfunkel described as ‘greatest ever’ by Brian Wilson

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

12, Mar, 2019 @9:16 AM

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Friday US briefing: Trump escalates feud with Pelosi amid shutdown
How the president’s two years in power have changed key US policies ... North Korean envoy to meet Pompeo ... Democrat takes charge of Flint water crisis investigation

Tim Walker

18, Jan, 2019 @11:39 AM

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AJ Lambert: how Frank Sinatra's granddaughter does it her way
The only Sinatra descendent to sing Frank’s songs, Lambert is releasing her debut album at the age of 44, after being delayed by drink, drugs – and the shadow of her legendary family

Michael Hann

18, Jan, 2019 @6:00 AM

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