Month: February 2011

From Saarbrucken to Tampere: Black Tusk launches European tour

I write a lot about bands coming to Savannah, but I’ll try to say more in future posts about bands traveling from Savannah. I don’t know if any Savannah band has been traveling as much in recent years as Black…

The Red River, Dare Dukes, General O, KidSyc@Brandywine playing this weekend

It’s an especially interesting weekend for music in Savannah, and it sure would be great to see some new faces out supporting some impressive bands. Tonight (Thursday) at Tantra on Broughton Street, KidSyc@Brandywine will be performing sometime after 10 p.m.…

City manager search: is there a way forward?

The short answer is no. I didn’t listen to Bill Edwards’ interview with Mayor Johnson this morning on WTKS 1290, but some key quotes have already been posted in this piece by Lesley Conn on the Savannah Morning News website.…

National Book Award-winning novelist Jaimy Gordon to speak in Savannah on February 24th

As some of you may know, I’m currently the president of the board of the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home. We’ve brought in some great speakers over the last few years: Brad Gooch launched his widely acclaimed Flannery: A Life of…