Monthly Archives: November 2012

Comprehensive piece on the state of New Orleans’ music education post Katrina (The Lens. Nov 2012.)

“Sitting still doesn’t come naturally to a lot of kids. Getting students to sit still long enough to learn is often the teachers’ hardest job. But weeks before school officially began at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Charter School for … Continue reading

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Interview with Tomahawk’s Duane Denison, pt 1. (OffBeat. Nov. 2012)

The following is a short piece about Tomahawk, which includes an interview with the band’s guitarist/songwriter, Duane Denison. This piece led to another, longer, soon-to-be-published piece in Premier Guitar magazine, about Denison’s playing, and his interesting all-aluminum guitars. “After the 1999 breakup … Continue reading

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