Frank Sinatra

10 Odd, Curious and Downright Awful Alt-Rock Duets

A great duet requires all the necessary elements— song selection, choice of musical partners, execution—to come together perfectly. Throughout the history of recorded music, there…
Robert Ham / April 24, 2020

Parliament-Funkadelic: Our 1985 Interview With George Clinton

This article originally appeared in the October 1985 issue of SPIN. Where it all began is a barbershop in Plainfield, New Jersey, back in…
Greg Tate / August 25, 2019

Public Enemy: Our 1988 Interview With Chuck D

This article originally appeared in the September 1988 issue of SPIN. It was an old-style protest handbill, unsigned, dropped anonymously on every seat…
John Leland / August 18, 2019

Watch Lady Gaga Perform Surprise Set of Frank Sinatra Songs at Fred Durst’s L.A. Jazz Night

Fred Durst might not be the first name you associate with the Los Angeles jazz community, but for the last few years, the Limp Bizkit…
Rob Arcand / March 16, 2019

Items Belonging to Frank Sinatra Make $9M Hit at Sotheby’s Auction

The private treasures of Frank Sinatra and his wife, Barbara, were a multimillion-dollar hit at auction. Sotheby’s reported Friday that the couple’s entertainment memorabilia, art,…
Associated Press / December 8, 2018

Watch the Video for Willie Nelson’s Version of Sinatra Favorite “One For My Baby (And One More For the Road)”

The inimitable Willie Nelson is taking one of Frank Sinatra's greatest signature tunes for a spin on his new album of Chairman of the Board favorites, My…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 10, 2018

Willie Nelson Announces New Album of Frank Sinatra Hits My Way, Releases “Summer Wind”

Willie Nelson has announced his followup to his album of original songs from earlier this year, Last Man Standing: an album of Frank-Sinatra-popularized standards called…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 19, 2018

Please Read and Savor This Totally Insane Interview With Quincy Jones

The new GQ super-interview with Quincy Jones is among the most batshit crazy and troublingly wonderful things I have read in some time, and a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 29, 2018

New Music: Bob Dylan – “My One and Only Love”

"My One and Only Love," like almost every other song Bob Dylan has released in the past couple of years, became a hit in the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 17, 2017

Yep, Bob Dylan Went and Recorded a Second Full Album of Frank Sinatra Covers

Bob Dylan has shared the first track off of his second full-length album of covers of Frank Sinatra songs. Does the world really need two…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies While on Tour at Age 72

Frank Sinatra Jr., singer and son of the iconic Rat Pack crooner, has died at age 72. According to his manager Andrea Kauffman, Sinatra died at a Daytona Beach,…
James Grebey / March 17, 2016

Brandon Flowers Honors Sinatra at Tribeca Film Festival

Brandon Flowers of the Killers showed up at the Tribeca Film Festival Sinatra tribute last night in New York City. While there, he hopped onstage with famous…
Rachel Brodsky / April 22, 2015

Bob Dylan Recorded Another Album of Frank Sinatra Covers

Did you enjoy Shadows in the Night, Bob Dylan's album of Frank Sinatra covers? Hopefully the answer is yes, because Dylan apparently recorded another album of 'em,…
James Grebey / March 3, 2015