Jewish Journal

Tag: Randy Newman

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Newman Cares

    By Tom Teicholz

    February 5, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Are we the luckiest people in the world to live in Los Angeles, leading the lives others only dream about? Or is this the most unfair city in the nation, where the few are insulated from the harsh realities of the many? And what, you may wonder, does any of this have to do with Randy...

  • Family Business

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    March 1, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    At age 5, long before he began writing satirical pop songs and Oscar-nominated film soundtracks, Randy Newman trekked down to the sound stage at 20th Century Fox to watch his Uncle Al conduct the studio orchestra. Uncle Alfred was only 5-feet-4, but the Newman family patriarch seemed...