Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Reviews and discussion about arts and entertainment

Whitney Houston and our National Anthem

After the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait and before Desert Storm, Whitney Houston was invited to sing the Star Spangled Banner at Superbowl XXV on January 27, 1991. During a time of tension and fear for our soldiers’ fate, Whitney delivered … Continue reading

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Amanpour leaving “This Week” on ABC

It was announced today that Christiane Amanpour will step-down from her post at “This Week” on ABC at the end of this year. She will return to CNN while still retaining ties to the alphabet network. The spin put on this announcement is … Continue reading

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The Good Wife goes to Washington

Sunday’s episode of “The Good Wife” on CBS has a storyline involving several food lobby groups. Each group wants better representation on the new federal dietary guidelines. Alicia’s co-worker, political guru Eli Gold, represents the cheese lobby. Eli has a … Continue reading

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Bryan Ferry Album Art Exhibition at Michael Kohn Gallery

Bryan Ferry appeared at the opening exhibition of photographs from his Roxy Music and Olympia Albums at the Michael Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles on October 20, 2011. That’s his son, Isaac, in the white sportcoat. Isaac produced the Olympia album art … Continue reading

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I was dreamin’ of the past… September 2001

I wrote this review of the Roxy Music concert at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2001 when we were all happy-go-lucky. Just after September 11 in 2001, I saw Roxy Music in Berlin. As Bryan Ferry started to sing “A … Continue reading

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Bryan Ferry Sings “You Can Dance” on David Letterman

From the February 10, 2011 show.

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Bryan Ferry and Carla Bruni Duet

Bryan Ferry and Carla Bruni (Wife of French President Nicolas Sarkozy) sing Bob Dylan’s “Make You Feel My Love”.

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