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Over the Rainbow

Falling In Luft with Lorna - at Feinstein's 54 Below

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 01.27.2016 | Entertainment
Randee Mia Berman

In the 1977 hit Annie Hall, Alvy (Woody Allen) Singer stops his new cabaret singer crush Annie (Diane Keaton) Hall on the street, in an awkward attemp...

Guy Gets Train To Sing Along To 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.27.2015 | Good News

Somewhere, over the rainbow, commuters aren't sandwiched on a train. But on a dreary morning in Perth, Australia, earlier this week, they we...

Daily Meditation: Over The Rainbow

Posted 03.16.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Way, Way Over the Rainbow

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
Robert J. Elisberg

What with the new movie, Oz: The Great and Powerful out in the theaters, it got me thinking about The Song. There have been a lot of wonderful interpretations of "Over the Rainbow," but this might be my favorite.

20 Of The Best Oscar Songs Of All Time

Pat Gallagher | Posted 04.23.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

As the 85th Academy Awards approaches, it just seems appropriate to get nostalgic and take a look at some of the best of the best Original Academy Award Winning Songs over the past 79 years.

Music Community Helps Town Heal After Massacre

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment

HARTFORD, Conn. — When 6-year-old Dylan Hockley was memorialized at a service following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, his parent...

'Over the Rainbow' Music Video: Newtown Students Sing

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Here is something beautiful to share. Following up on last week's story about the making of "Over the Rainbow" -- the Sandy Hook Elementary students'...

"Over the Rainbow" Talking With Chris Frantz About the Song for Sandy Hook

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 03.25.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Music saves us. We whistle in the dark. I love the darkness of a starry night -- but the darkness of the tragedy last December in Newtown, Connecticut is nearly beyond words. Here, however, we can consider the music which followed it.

Inventing the Rainbow

David Galenson | Posted 03.24.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

That Judy Garland and "Over the Rainbow" were a classic combination was not an accident, but a product of the superb craftsmanship of the two men who wrote the song.

The New York Times: Judy Garland, Gay Icon Then And 'Over The Rainbow' Now

Robert Leleux | The New York Times | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

LAST Saturday I invited my friend Brodie, a 30ish gay man like myself, to a preview performance of “End of the Rainbow,” Peter Quilter’s play ab...

Whitney and Judy: Two Parallel Iconic Lives

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

They both had powerful and angelic voices that defined their generations.

Geri-ism #1: The Rainbow

Geri Jewell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Geri Jewell

Just as the rainbow forgives the storm that it follows, giving us hope, let this phenomenon give us the inspiration to never give up on our dreams!

Judy Collins: Beauty Gets Down to Business

Laura Baudo Sillerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Laura Baudo Sillerman

A mature audience couldn't find a better role model than Judy Collins, a recording artist whose latest CD includes a duet of "Diamonds and Rust" with Joan Baez. She's a businesswoman with the voice of a choir of angels.

Judy Collins Goes Over the Rainbow

Laura Baudo Sillerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Laura Baudo Sillerman

The new book Over the Rainbow comes with a CD soundtrack sung by Ms. Collins, and it is possible to believe one is actually being transported to another dimension when listening to it.