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Hushabye: The Mystics, the Music, and the Mob

A Biography about a Popular Brooklyn Music Band in the 50s

Chapter 13 We heard the crowd noise building from our dressing rooms, and it was non-stop screaming. At this point, “Hushabye” was approaching the top 20 spot in Cashbox magazine but was in the top three in Illinois, and number one on two of the Peoria radio and TV stations. “Hushabye” was being played on […]

By Al Contrera Posted in Non-fiction on February 4, 2021 6 min read Continue reading
The Ghost Song

Nothing Sings Louder than the Past

Jake Green was a hardworking songwriter from an age when people listened to their music on vinyl, on cassette tapes, on the radio and played it for each other on acoustic guitars. A time when they rolled up cigarettes on gatefold album sleeves and discussed lyrics of love and loss and life late into the […]

By Tom Galvin Posted in Fiction on April 23, 2020 3 min read Continue reading

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