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1957 - Ruth Brown - Rock and Roll

Cover Critique: I love the colour scheme here. Orange, white, red, and pink. It really makes her name pop out. I do hope the U.S. Postal Service made a special stamp from that picture of her, as it was clearly the designer’s subliminal intention. 965 more words

Music Reviews

[137] Ruth Brown - Miss Rhythm

Fair or otherwise, this is the recording I wanted the Marian Anderson entry into the 1,000 to be.

Ruth Brown has the tone and technique of Anderson, and showcases it in this collection of Jazz and Blues tinged compositions rather than wasting them on stilted songs of praise.  195 more words


Artist Interview: Ruth Brown

KC: Tell us about your experience at Key Changes

Ruth Brown: I’ve learnt more as a person, gained confidence, and helped people with mental health problems through music. 280 more words


WARNING: Cambridge Art Fair is Upon us!

To the uninitiated it may seem slightly odd that this blog starts with a warning. But trust us – The Cambridge Art Fair has the potential to be life changing! 403 more words


Blues and Rhythm Show 189 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, July 21st, (1:00-2:30 pm)

A listener asks if we will be taking a holiday from the show during the summer. 281 more words

Thursday's Reading Corner (No. One)

The book I will be talking about today is actually one I recently checked out for a homework assignment. We each picked a topic, from a list of topics, to do a project on in my child development class. 300 more words