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Jan 01, 2019 - Orange County Register (California)

Seems like each year, various folks (including yours truly, the humble hometown media outlet) compile lists of “things to watch for” to advance the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade.

And sure, there will be plenty to look at this year, too, with all that floral finery and equestrian majesty and Will Ferrell donning a bald wig again.

But this year, with the parade boss a musical icon — Grand Marshal Chaka Khan — and the tuneful “Melody of Life” theme, we figure it’s be...