In this lively CD, Ella Jenkins, “The First Lady of Children’s Music,” performs 15 children’s songs that incorporate music, movement, and play. Get Moving with Ella Jenkins is drawn from some of the finest recordings created during Ella’s legendary career as a music educator and children’s entertainer. It includes such classic tunes as “Head [...]
By Pat Burns – Movie Reviewer and West Coast Editor for GRAND Magazine
This film is for boomers who really loved music from the sixties. I don’t mean the Beatles or the Monkey’s, I mean that rock hard, rock’n roll, possibly get-stoned music. Do I have your attention?
“Beware of Mr. Baker” is [...]
Reviewed by Pat Burns – Western Regional Editor for GRAND Magazine
Official video trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDw7OqVBT-w
After a busy and happy summer playing with my visiting grandkids (and working my regular job), I’m now able to throw myself back into writing movie reviews.
To kick it off I want to recommend Searching for Sugar Man. [...]
How did we get to be the first generation of grandparents who love and listen to rock ‘n’ roll? Better still, how did the rock ‘n’ rollers we love and listen to get to be grandparents?
I went to see the Who the other night. Actually, I went to see Roger Daltry and Peter Townsend [...]
The moptop lad dubbed the “cute Beatle” has been rocking our world for 40 years now. Even though he’s one of the world’s richest men, as well as one of the most famous people on the planet, it’s his air of normality that makes him seem more accessible than, undoubtedly, he really is. Maybe what [...]