Tag Archives: Commentaries

2013 RRHOF Induction Ceremony Review

L.A. Mocks, Cleveland Rocks 2013 RRHOF Induction Ceremony Review for WCBE HBO’s taping of the 2013 RRHOF (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Induction started nearly 50 minutes late. Randy Newman […]

Boycott Friendly Fire at Cincinnati Soulfest

Boycott’s Friendly Fire A closer look at the boycott of the Cincinnati Soulfest. Embed from Getty Images Listen now   More Music Legends Music Legends of jazz, funk, soul, rock […]

Curtis Mayfield and Stevie Wonder

Curtis Mayfield and Stevie Wonder Explore the Soul-cial Consciousness generated in African American society through the voices and early music of Curtis Mayfield and Stevie Wonder. Listen now Narrated by […]

Jackie Robinson, Sixty Years After

Jackie Robinson, Sixty Years After On April 14, 2007, the eve of the 60th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major League Baseball’s color barrier, WCBE 90.5-FM, central Ohio’s most listened […]

Remembering May 4, 1970

Remembering May 4, 1970 This autobiographical remembrance of May 4, 1970 is sent especially for the benefit of those among of you who were not yet born 42 years ago. […]

Strings Attached

Strings Attached: From Nat King Cole To Philly Soul… “Strings Attached” is an audio excursion that explores the beautiful orchestration that backed moving vocal performances by black balladeers in classic […]

The Forgotten Five vs. The Famous Five

The Forgotten Five ( Stairsteps) vs. The Famous Five ( Jacksons): Did Joe Jackson and Berry Gordy “BigDOG” Clarence Burke, Sr. and Curtis Mayfield?” By Jack Marchbanks Copyright 2009 Given the […]