Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox by Mark Crampton I ran across Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox, as I so often find new and (sometimes) curious music interests, while surfing on YouTube Music. That day, I was specifically searching for covers of modern rock/pop in Jazz, Blues, or Swing style (remember – I do NOT
The Toy Box Dilemma by Parish Conkling Let’s try a thought experiment. Imagine that you are a Kindergarten teacher. You have roughly thirty students between the ages of five and six, from a variety of socio-economic backgrounds, and with various levels of maturity. You suspect that a few may have some learning difficulties,
Dear Readers, Some of us remember where we were or what we were doing when certain events occurred in our lifetime. Something like 9-11 or the shooting death of John Lennon or even Kurt Cobain’s suicide. For me, I remember the death of the original incarnation of the Public News in 1998.
Public News #50 Something to enjoy after you recuperate from your Black Friday injuries. Much to read here, so sit back and devour. Matt Vernon? has the cover story on the late great MC BBQ and Southern Kitchen (damn you Harvey) Mark Crampton? talks about Scott Bradlee's PostModern Jukebox with video links galore. Arvin
Public News #46 is live. Inside you will learn about the things that go bump in the night in Tomball Bart Pearston writes about School Daze Robert Castro interviewed IIOIOIOII Mark Crampton shares his experience with Celtica Ken Petty ponders why Churches don't want to help others. Matt Vernon shares Le Pam's story Events, Music and an
Public News #45 is here! Specials thanks to Earl Dittman for the cover story on Pia Ledbetter and the Waxing Bar Bart Pearston talks up Fascism Debbie Warren shared about Setting Goals Ken Petty shares the obvious and not so obvious about the Rich vs Poor debate. Mark Crampton shares a story on the all-female electric string quartet
With issue 45 Public News resumes its fortnightly publication.