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UnCommon Barber Offers Fresh Perspective, Looks

by Kristen Hamilton

From afar, Ed Bankston looks like he’s all business.

He moves with a slow and deliberate precision that suggests an air of confidence. 2,478 more words


The evolution of the home-town barbershop

By Joanne Wyant

From sharp stones to squeezable hand-operated razors, to different styles of electric razors, to the various services offered, the unfolding of the barbershop brought changes for today’s customers. 1,410 more words


Happy Barbershop Music Appreciation Day!

That instantly recognizable close harmony, those dulcet ringing chords – barbershop quartet music is a centerpiece of American Music, and today we honor this genre with Barbershop Music Appreciation Day. 457 more words


Adam's Fun Facts: Best Selling Single, Beats Headphones, Barbershops And Brothels Plus More

How much are Beats headphones in parts?  What is the best selling music single of all time?  What is the longest span between a movie and it’s sequel?  142 more words


The Half-Invisible Man

I’d lived on the same street as Gene’s barbershop for years and the one thing I knew for sure about Gene Wilsey was that he couldn’t much abide animals. 2,738 more words