Macklowe Collection hits $922M at Auction

Blue chip treasures from one of Manhattan’s fiercest billionaire divorces Monday night helped Sotheby’s achieve what it calls record total sales for a private art collection at auction, $922 million with fees. Sotheby’s sells second prize-winning cache of modern and contemporary works owned by real estate magnate Harry Macklowe and his ex-wife, Linda Macklowe, honorary …

Hunter Greene and Reds Allow No Hits in Losing

The Cincinnati Reds lost to baseball rarity, despite taking no hits on Sunday. Hunter Greene, a right-handed rookie, had hit nine in seven without allowing. His counterpart, Pirates veteran left-back José Quintana, nearly matched him, allowing just three innings and a walk in seven before turning the game into a Pittsburgh bullfight. Even as Greene’s …

‘The Wanderer’ Review: A Dion Musical Hits All Known Notes

Sometimes all a show needs is a cohesive ensemble perched out of windows and fire escapes in a well-appointed street scene to win you over. This is often what makes “The Wanderer,” a new jukebox bio-musical about the rise of singer-songwriter Dion DiMucci, cross the finish line. Despite falling into the tiresome tropes of the …

What Happens When An ‘Inheritance Law’ Wants More Than Playing Hits?

When Tears for Fears released their album “Everybody Loves a Happy Ending” in 2004, the British pop duo’s future, or lack thereof, seemed clear. “I thought it was the last date palm,” singer-guitarist Roland Orzabal said in a recent video call from a home he owns in Los Angeles. “I thought it was a nice …

Sandy Nelson, the drummer who turned his rhythms into hits, has died at the age of 83.

Sandy Nelson, one of the few musicians in pop history to score Top 10 hits as a featured drummer, something she did early in her career that included more than 30 albums, died in a Las Vegas nursing home on February 14. He was 83 years old. His son, Joshua Nelson Straume, said the cause …

Kanye West Documentary ‘Jeen-yuhs’ Finally Hits Netflix

Netflix’s three-part documentary on the rise of Kanye West, “Jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy,” doesn’t dwell on the best-known of the rapper’s famous outbursts or try to fix the record. George W. Bush, Taylor Swift, Donald Trump and Kim Kardashian aren’t much of a factor. The West has never had a problem analyzing your own painsFinally. …

Private Data Reveals Broadway’s Hits and Misses After Reopening

During Thanksgiving week, the best fall in the industry, “Hamilton” grossed over $3 million, and “The Lion King”, “Bad” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” each grossed over $2 million. effect Tony AwardsHeld on September 26 to showcase the Broadway reopening, it’s hard to discern. “Moulin Rouge!”, which won the Tony award for best …