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[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


Channelling my Inner African Queen / Girl With a Pearl Earring!

The sun is shining, and I am feeling good so I wanted to share with you some of the lovely things that have been going on  for me. 1,240 more words


Our Furtive Foxy Friend

“A fox is a wolf who sends flowers.”
Ruth Brown

Around dusk this past evening, I was on my walk and saw what appeared to be a fox. 479 more words