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NOTE: Frank Sinatra defined American music for generations, not only in performance and technique, but in style. His life influences entire generations of both admirers and detractors to a degree that even years after his passing, his name continues to be invoked in press around the globe. This page gathers mentions of Frank Sinatra from news sources from all over the world - creating a fascinating tribute to The Chairman Of The Board. Also check here for updates to SinatraGuide.com.



June 26, 2017
UPDATE:  This week on SinatraVision:  Sinatra is "Pal"-ing around in this clip.
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                                                  Advertiser

Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2017 review: Michael Feinstein — Sinatra ...

The Advertiser
RATHER than imitations of Frank Sinatra, this was a well-chosen program of songs that were originally recorded by Sinatra and reinterpreted here by New York ...

Senior Moments: A zest for life stands test of time

LA Daily News
Marian, who worked at ABC Television then, managed to be at the rehearsal when Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. performed there. She can even be seen ...
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                                                  Pittsburgh
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'Kingdom': Pittsburgh native Joseph Millar's poetic straight talk goes ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“Kingdom” covers a lot of territory: Mr. Millar writes about everything from horses to porn stars, from Frank Sinatra and Mia Farrow to roofers in Paris. Many of The ...
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                                                  Asbury Park Press

Bellator NYC: Chael Sonnen shuts down Wanderlei Silva at MSG

Asbury Park Press
As the Spike TV portion of the broadcast went on the air, "Empire State of Mind" played throughout the arena before fading into the close of Frank Sinatra's ode to ...
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                                                  Daily Mail

American songwriter Jimmy Webb talks about writing the Donna ...

Daily Mail
He is the creative genius behind the bizarre lyrics of the 1970s disco hit MacArthur Park. And American songwriter Jimmy Webb has revealed some of the ...
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                                                  Cape May County
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Museum Lecture Features Sousa Music

Cape May County Herald
He also played in the bands of Guy Lombardo, Mel Torme and Frank Sinatra. He now spends his time giving lectures about musical subjects, including Civil War ...
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                                                  National Enquirer

100-Year-Old Mobster Released From Prison

The National Enquirer
Franzese kept company with the elite of his time and was known to rub elbows with the likes of Frank Sinatra — showing the glamorous side of being a made ...

DiMaggio and the Doctor

HuffPost
As their friendship developed, Joe opened up about his relationships and run-ins with such celebrities as Frank Sinatra, Charlie Chaplin, Henry Kissinger, Isaac ...
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                                                  Ahwatukee Foothills
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Ahwatukee woman dresses in wedding gown for 'divorce estate sale'

Ahwatukee Foothills News
Cue Frank Sinatra.” Fosbinder's indefatigable spirit was equally inspiring to her three friends – Sheri Arendse, Shelly Kotchou and Caroline Shields – and many ...


June 23, 2017

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Lorna Luft Opens Up About Mom Judy Garland's Battle with ...

PEOPLE.com
While the 64-year-old said their house was always filled with celebrities when she was growing up — she recalls referring to Frank Sinatra as her “uncle” and ...
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                                                  Rochdale Online

Jack Randle third in New Jersey Sinatra Idol contest

Rochdale Online
The singer, who is also a technical support helpdesk worker, said: “I got to love the music of Frank Sinatra because my father was a big fan and one of the only ...

Sinatra crooner headlines B3 Fest show

Stowe Today
The project is Wilson's attempt to perform — solo — every song ever recorded by legendary singer Frank Sinatra on local stages, singing 45 songs in 45 minutes ...
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                                                  Marketplace.org

Banker to Hollywood elites branches out to South LA

Marketplace.org
Its status was further cemented when the bank famously put up the ransom money for Frank Sinatra's kidnapped son. Since then, it's expanded its base of ...
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                                                  Sun Herald

Former GM of IP Casino goes to the top at Hard Rock

The Sun Herald
“Some favorite artists include Stevie Ray Vaughan, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Frank Sinatra, Zac Brown Band, Allman Brothers, Eagles and Van Morrison.”.
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                                                  Herald Journal

Video: Logan police officer sings at request of elderly woman

The Herald Journal
A police officer known for his kind and gentle nature left a ray of sunshine for an elderly Logan woman Saturday when he sang a song at her request after ...

Jake's location changes, tastes remain the same

Las Cruces Sun-News
From the mural of Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra and James Dean to the photos and artwork of motorcycles, the Lohman location is coming along. My fiancé and ...


June 22, 2017
UPDATE:  This week on RadioSinatra:  One of his final four Capitol albums - Dean waxed these sides between 1950-1954!
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Boyer students pay tribute to Frank Sinatra on new record

Temple University News
Two students who worked on Boyer record label BCM&D Records' most recent release, Luck Be a Lady: A Tribute to Frank, talk about the experience working on ...
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                                                  SOHH

Rick Ross Explains One Of JAY-Z's Biggest Rap Game Lessons ...

SOHH
You know, the Frank Sinatra of our time. I think it's only right I salute the big homie Hov. Congratulations on being the first emcee in the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
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Blade Runner 2049 comes to life in exclusive new footage

EW.com
Beginning with Officer K (Ryan Gosling) walking through what looks like deserted casino while Frank Sinatra's “One For My Baby (And One More For the Road)” ...
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                                                  Alton Telegraph

Dorsey, Litchfield fans to represent Metro East at 'Antiques ...

Alton Telegraph
The name Frank Sinatra sewn inside a tuxedo shirt owned by Jim Wiemers. ... used clothing store in California, believed to have once belonged to Frank Sinatra.
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                                                  Adweek

Johannes Leonardo's Reimagining of Sinatra's 'My Way' for Adidas ...

Adweek
CANNES, France—New York agency Johannes Leonardo, with an assist from Frank Sinatra, won the Grand Prix in the Music category of the Entertainment ...
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Billy Penn

Listen Up: Post-Dispatch staffers' favorite songs about summer

STLtoday.com
Bob Rose, deputy managing editor- Summer Wind by Frank Sinatra. 8. Kevin C. Johnson, music critic- Summer Breeze by The Isley Brothers. 9. Beth O'Malley ...
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                                                  AdAge.com

Adidas Bests Nike for Entertainment Lions Music Grand Prix

AdAge.com
WHAT IT IS: The Adidas Originals "Original Is Never Finished" campaign, which featured a re-mixed, modernized version of the Frank Sinatra classic "My Way," ...
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                                                  Forbes

How Adidas Takes Inspiration From The Software World

Forbes
... to be a true original – the idea that things can be done multiple times over, that the brand is never finished. It's set to a reworking of Frank Sinatra's My Way.
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                                                  Auburn Citizen

Doing 'Durante!' right: Vaudevillian entertainer subject of show at ...

Auburn Citizen
His performances of songs like Frank Sinatra's "Young at Heart" and The Beatles' "Yesterday," Kemble said, were "touching, sincere and nostalgic — like your ...


June 21, 2017

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                                                  Cadtle Hills News

Let Me Be Frank: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra

Cadtle Hills News
The 65-year-old will host a tribute to Frank Sinatra, one of the most influential ... there is no other like Frank Sinatra when it comes to interpreting the rhythm, beat ...
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                                                  Iowa Public Radio

The American Treasure of Sinatra, plus DMSO'S 24th Yankee ...

Iowa Public Radio
Who was Frank Sinatra? One of America's most treasured performers came from humble beginnings in Hoboken, New Jersey. He was the only son of Sicilian ...
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                                                  Angeles Times

On the Town: From Sinatra to Madonna, student dancers channel ...

Los Angeles Times
From the 1940s on through to the first decade of the 2000s, few individuals have defined their generation like Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin, ...
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                                                  NHL.com

Nick Foligno gets an all-access tour of the Fountains of Bellagio

NHL.com
Columbus Blue Jackets captain Nick Foligno is in Las Vegas because he is a finalist for the Mark Messier Leadership award, but that doesn't mean he doesn't ...
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Rob Zappulla & big band do 'Fly with Me' Sinatra tribute at Klein

CT Post
For eight years he's been on the road with the storied Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, the same orchestra that gave Frank Sinatra his start in the early 1940s. But as a ...
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                                                  Buffalo News

Buffalo Naval Park debuts Little Rock Concerts series

Buffalo News
... off the fresh lineup will be entertainer Jack Civiletto, a singer who has made a name for himself in Western New York for his spot-on tributes to Frank Sinatra.

Northwoods Arts Council music festival set July 7-8

The Lake Country Echo
This year's festival theme is "Sinatra: Josh Duffee and his big band play the music of Frank Sinatra." There will be 15 musicians and vocalist Jason Richards on ...
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                                                  Savannah

Legendary singer/songwriter Paul Anka brings latest tour to Savannah

Do Savannah
He wrote hits for other performers, including the lyrics for Frank Sinatra's signature song “My Way,” “This Is It” with Michael Jackson and Tom Jones' biggest hit, ...
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                                                  WNDU-TV

Music and dance is helping those suffering from aphasia cope with ...

WNDU-TV
Estelle's breakthrough came with the words to her favorite Frank Sinatra song! Researchers from the University of Illinois compared three groups of older adults ...

Letter to the editor: Well-off foes of 3% education surcharge should ...

Press Herald
I have lived Frank Sinatra's old standard “That's Life,” the varied life of “a puppet, a pauper, a pirate, a poet, a pawn and a king.” When I lived hand to mouth, ...


June 20, 2017
UPDATE:  This week on Open Mic:  A cover that spans generations!  (Literally.)
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Michael Feinstein Brings Sinatra and Friends to This Town

The Adelaide Review
Ahead of his Adelaide Cabaret Festival performance, Michael Feinstein chats about just what makes the music of Frank Sinatra and the surrounding era so ...
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                                                  York Times

The High-Tech Device That's Like a Bouncer for Mosquitoes

New York Times
They are full of recording gear, but not to capture the vocals of Frank Sinatra or the Beastie Boys. These high-tech devices catch mosquitoes — though not in big ...
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                                                  Burlington County
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Kicking off summer with some hot trivia about popular summer songs

Burlington County Times
One of the most beloved summer songs of all time, Frank Sinatra's "Summer Wind," actually originated a year earlier in Germany as "Der Sommerwind." It was ...

Trumping The Manchurian Candidate

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The original film version of The Manchurian Candidate, scripted by George Axelrod and directed by John Frankenheimer, starred Frank Sinatra and Laurence ...
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                                                  Northern Star

Baby Boomers are starting to really show their age: OPINION

Northern Star
Jimmy Barnes and Rod Stewart have mostly lost their roar and now channel Frank Sinatra, singing songs our parents listened to dancing cheek to cheek.
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                                                  Fond du Lac Reporter

Thelen family quartet to entertain at outdoor concert

Fond du Lac Reporter
Other crowd pleasers are standards by the Andrew Sisters, Frank Sinatra and The Beatles. Food can be purchased prior to and during the concert, starting at ...
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                                                  Daily Herald

Revisiting the mockumentary for die-hard Sex Pistols fans

The Daily Herald
... melting pot of genres and quality, ranging from raw Sex Pistols demos to a disco Pistol medley to Sid Vicious croaking his way through Frank Sinatra territory.
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                                                  WFMZ Allentown

Health Beat: Aphasia: Loss of language

WFMZ Allentown
Estelle's breakthrough came with the words to her favorite Frank Sinatra song. "Whenever I look at her and she's smiling, I feel good," Richard said. Researchers ...

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                                                  Burton Mail

Five Minutes with St John Ambulance worker Michael McHardy

Burton Mail
Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and the Queen. What would you do if you won the lottery? Donate a massive amount to St John, buy my daughter some stables and ...
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