Jack Jones: a lot of livin’ (and singin’) to do

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Frank Sinatra called Jack Jones, “one of the major singers of our time.” Mel Torme said he is “the greatest ‘pure’ singer in the world.” George Chakiris who himself recorded four memorable albums at Capitol Records recently said, “He has a wonderful voice and he never stopped working on it. The last time I saw ...

Mark Christian Miller by turns suave, touching at the Gardenia

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“It’s really a downer!” admitted cabaret singer Mark Christian Miller, half-smiling, in genial patter during his tight and artful set of jazz standards and high seventies pop at Hollywood’s Gardenia Restaurant & Lounge Saturday night. “Is there anybody else here? It’s cold and I’m so lonely,” runs the plaintive lyric of Harry Nilsson’s “Life Line,” ...