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

The Romantic Nightmare in Alfred Döblin's 'Bright Magic'

// Re:Print

"The stories in this collection are circular, puzzling; they often end as cruelly as they do quietly, the characters and their journeys extinguished with poisonous calm.

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