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Best Southern Music Of 2015 | James Brown's Charitable Legacy

This year was marked by some incredible music coming out of the South with hits from Of Montreal to Rhiannon Giddens. Chuck Reece of The Bitter Southerner breaks down some of the best. Plus, Deanna...

December 22, 2015

On The Road With Little Richard | Southern Seasoning | 'Alice Ryley'

By the age of 18, musician Charles Connor was on the road with Macon's own Little Richard as a member of his touring band, the Upsetters. Connor created a signature drum beat for Richard, like on his...

October 28, 2015

James Brown: The Next Generation

Soul/Funk Icon James Brown died on Christmas day in 2006, but his music lives on through an ensemble of school aged children from Augusta.Christmas day marks the anniversary of Soul & Funk Icon...

December 23, 2014

Potential For New Title Holders In Single A, AA

With most of the focus on the higher classifications of GHSA football class AAA through class AAAAAA, I thought it would be interesting and informative to share what is happening in the state’s...

October 23, 2013

The Personal Impact of Television

Tony Grooms, an author and poet living in Atlanta, describes how events he saw on television as a young boy became topics in his stories, like police using powerful fire hoses to stop the protesters...

September 16, 2008