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Aretha Franklin’s Long Lost “Amazing Grace” Concert Film Is Must-See Simply for the Singer’s Pure-Throated Genius

Last night we went where few have ventured-- Battery Park City, to the former Winter Garden, where Meredith Publications-- the now just ended owner...

Today Would Have Been Aretha Franklin’s 77th Birthday, She Loved Birthdays, Show Some RESPECT and Play Her Music Today

Today would have been Aretha Franklin's 77th birthday. She passed away last August at age 76. Let's celebrate her today. If you work for...

Aretha Franklin Tribute Special on CBS Scores 5.3 Million Viewers, Causes Sensation on Twitter, Heads to Emmy Nominations

"Aretha! A Tribute" scored 5.3 million viewers on CBS last night, winning its time period. The Grammy show beat everything on NBC, the CW,...

All Star Aretha Franklin Tribute Special This Sunday on CBS is a Rare, Historic Look at Queen of Soul’s Range and Influence

I can't think of any special like "Aretha: A Tribute" airing on Sunday night on CBS. This was the show taped in January, produced...

Jennifer Lopez’s Hideous Motown Medley from the Grammy Awards is Set to Be Included in CBS-Grammy Motown Special

 Some things just won't die. That was the story this past Tuesday when I bought tickets to the Motown 60 special taped by the Grammys...

Grammy Awards Sneakily Pull Off Nearly All- Female Show With Alicia Keys as a Fine Host and No Overt Announcement

The Grammy Awards were very sneaky this year. With no fanfare they offered a nearly all female show with very few male acts. The show...

The Amazing Life She Lived: Aretha Franklin Deserved Better from the New York Times Magazine, So Here It Is

The New York Times Magazine did my friend, Aretha Franklin, quite a disservice in their latest issue about famous people who passed this year....

DA Pennebaker’s Seminal Concert Film “Monterey Pop” Joins the 750 Movies in the National Film Registry

This morning at 3am the Library of Congress announced the new additions to the National Film Registry. There are now about 750 films in...

Patti Smith Finishes Three Night Stand in NYC for Audible with Extraordinary Performance

Patti Smith is nearing 72 years on this planet and I only mention that because it seems impossible. Her performance last night at the...

Review: Paul Simon Observes on First Night of Retirement Finale: “Strange times…don’t give up”

I saw The Who retire a few times, beginning in the late 70s. They're still playing somewhere. I think Bernie Williams retired from the...

Review: Lady Gaga in Bradley Cooper’s “A Star is Born” Harkens Back to the Great Big Studio Movies of Yore

Before we get lost in how wonderful Bradley Cooper's version of Frank Pearson and John Gregory Dunne-Joan Didion's "A Star is Born" is, and...

Madonna Strikes Out at VMA’s, Barely Mentions Aretha Franklin During Self-Absorbed Tribute

Madonna's self absorbed tribute to Aretha Franklin is the laughing stock of the internet. As now widely documented, Madonna made it all about her...

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