music

The Sound of Letting Go

Stasia Ward Kehoe
3
Rated by
Lisa J.
Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

Daisy is a good girl. She gets good grades. She is a good sister to her brother Steven who has autism.

colorful drawing of artist's face

Parker Millsap

Parker Millsap
5
Rated by
Sarah A.
Friday, May 30, 2014

If you haven’t yet heard of Parker Millsap, and are a fan of folk music, I'll bet that in the near future you will. I have pretty much been listening nonstop to this 21 year olds debut album, titled Parker Millsap.

A young Graham Nash holding a camera

Wild Tales: a Rock & Roll Life

Graham Nash
4
Rated by
Vincent S.
Monday, Apr 14, 2014

Graham Nash’s autobiography captures the inner workings of three significant bands of the Sixties and Seventies: The Hollies; Crosby, Stills, & Nash; and Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young. It’s well worth the read.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2013

David Rothenberg's Bug Music is a highly readable and eccentric investigation into an aspect of nature too easily taken for granted. Bugs produce very mathematical sounds based on natural cycles. What human ears are able to delineate is really only the tip of a very large iceberg connected to other icebergs. Delving deeply into the sounds of cicadas, crickets and katydids, Rothenberg is not afraid to suddenly go big-picture on his readers. He aims for nothing less than a direct connection between a cricket’s chirp and jazz band’s rhythm section.

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