20+ book gifts for cool kids – and adults, too!

Books for cool kids

Got a kid on your holiday shopping list? Want to introduce them to the Beats, modern design, the '60s, jazz, folk, or rock & roll? Learn about your favorite musicians & places? Or, just give 'em something fun? Check these way cool tomes for tots (and grown-ups, too).Most of these are picture books; a few are available for Kindle, too.Click on any title to learn more … [Read more...]

A Tribute to the Life and Spirit of Woody Guthrie – Benefit for the Huntington Disease Society of America, July 29, 2012

Woody Guthrie - Henry Miller Library

Sunday July 29 at 3PMWoody Guthrie was born in Okemah, OK on July 14, 1912; this year many celebrations of Woody's life and music are taking place around the country. Mike West & Co. will sing songs from various stages of Woody's life. Included are some his more spiritually oriented songs, some of which have been set to music and recorded by other artists.Steve … [Read more...]