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Listening to … Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, ‘Cheek to Cheek’

In 1989, the soundtrack to a little movie called “When Harry Met Sally” turned a generation that was tuned into U2 and Bon Jovi onto standards from the American songbook. All it took was a charming guy named Harry Connick Jr. … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga: Is she an artist?

Also: Lexington’s Scott Hoffman comes back to Kentucky with Lady G’s opening act, Scissor Sisters. Read criticism of pop star Lady Gaga and you will see words like baffling, bizarre, tasteless, offensive and wacky. The words also are often associated with … Continue reading

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Glee makes American Idol look bad

Since its premier following the second to last episode of American Idol last year, Glee has enjoyed a nice relationship with the “reality” TV juggernaut. Maybe too nice. Much has been made of the disappointing group of contestants for this … Continue reading

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The Grammys 2010: trying too hard

In one way, the Grammy Awards clearly got it: People don’t tune into the Grammy Awards for awards. They want to see the performances. And in the last few years, they’ve made the show a must see with performances like … Continue reading

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Video: Grammys Lady Gaga tribute

We aren’t too in the business of posting a video just because here at le blog, but this little collage of YouTube users’ takes on Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face” face is just so cool. I’ve looked at it a dozen … Continue reading

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2009 music: Just dance, Wolfie

Walter T offered his annual choice of the best in pop music Sunday, and for the second year, here’s a second opinion of top pops that caught my ear this year. Favorite album: “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix,” Phoenix — Yes, this … Continue reading

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