Take This Town, Turn It Upside Down

I'm gonna live, till I die!
I'm gonna laugh, ‘stead o’ cry !
I'm gonna take this town,
And turn it upside down,
I'm gonna live, live, live, until I die !

I don't know why this particular piece of lyric stuck with me so closely throughout Sinatra, but the song really resonated. Sinatra “the production” felt like a high-stakes game of survival — survival for a show, an idea; survival for a working relationship between collaborators; survival for indi

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