Michael Franks
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Reviews // 2 Articles
//Features

The Slow Samba Escapism of Michael Franks' "Tiger in the Rain"
2 Mar 2014 // 8:14 PM

There’s something to be said for escapism, for the armchair-travelling Michael Franks’ music offers.

//Columns

The Off-Handed Cool of Michael Franks
21 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

Is he just a "smooth jazz" hack? Or is Michael Franks a real jazz singer whose best work from the '70s remains a viable way to sing today?

//Reviews

Michael Franks: Time Together
21 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

The feather-voiced jazz singer, mellow as ever, and still clever.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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