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by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 5/24/18, 12:26 pm

Szikra

Amsterdam Klezmer Band & Söndörgő

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Frank’s way

Music | Sinatra collection is a time capsule from a different culture
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 5/24/18, 12:22 pm

Three years past the centennial of his birth, Ol’ Blue Eyes is back, this time with a three-disc collection titled Standing Room Only (Capitol/UMe). Compiling three previously unreleased concerts, it’s less a study in masterly showmanship, although it’s that too, than proof of how radically the culture that Frank Sinatra bestrode like a colossus has changed.

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Indecent exposure

Entertainment | Amid growing concern over appropriation, the Met Gala usurps religious icons
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/11/18, 01:50 pm

The red carpet fashion at New York’s annual Met Gala usually raises eyebrows with avant garde edginess, but the religious imagery used in some of this year’s ensembles raised tempers, too.

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