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Grammys 2015: Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett finally hit the right note

Grammys 2015: Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett finally hit the right note

Here's something I didn't expect the Grammy Awards to make me say: I wish I'd caught Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's post-ceremony gig at the Wiltern on Sunday night.

Five months ago, when these two released their "Cheek to Cheek" album, I'd have dreaded seeing them do anything onstage together. The record is terrible, perhaps 2014's worst, with frightfully dull renditions of standards like "Anything Goes" and "I Won't Dance" that illuminate nothing beyond Lady Gaga's desperate bid for respect...

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