"Some Lovers," the new Burt Bacharach-Steven Sater vestpocket tuner, takes its inspiration from the dual irony of O. Henry's "Gift of the Magi": Husband sells watch to buy wife combs, while wife…
Master lyricist Hal David receives the Songwriters Hall of Fame's inaugural Visionary Leadership Award.
The 1960s were many things, still debated to this day, but one thing seems clear from a perspective of a half-century; it was a great time for popular music.
Puts the spotlight on Bacharach and David's tunes with just a touch of comedic zaniness for accent.
The Loser's Lounge started off inauspiciously enough -- a loosely knit group of Gotham power-pop and roots-rock stalwarts getting together in Andy Hardy fashion to regale an inner circle of friends…