COOL CRITICS MUSIC LIST FOR VALENTINE DAY SHOW FEB 13 2016

HOUR ONE Joe Leavy / I Heart You Megan Rochell / Floating All 4 One / I Can Love You Like That Trust / Keyshia Cole Deneice Williams / It’s Gonna Take A Miracle Aaliyah / At Your Best You Are Love Spinners / Cupid – I Loved You For A Long Time Club Nouveau […]

THE B.B. KING MUSIC LIST for the COOL CRITICS SHOW May 16, 2015

BB KING SHOW   HOUR ONE (1)   I Like To Live The Love I Sing About Nobody Loves Me But My Mother Tony Marshall – Bobby Bland / Members Only info spot I Got Some Help, I don’t really need All Along  the Watchtower / Jimi Hendryx Into The Night Paying the Cost To […]

MOTHER’S DAY SPECIAL / COOL CRITICS 2 HOUR MUSIC LIST

HOUR 1 Gotta Get Away – Anthony A.K. King    (opening theme song for COOL CRITICS) Everyday is Mother’s Day – Full Force Sadie – Spinners Special Lady – Ray Goodman and Brown Freeway Of Love – Arethan Franklin (the MOTHER of ALL female singers – ALL OF THEM) She – Detyme Poet Tolliver – (my […]

VALCINE YOUNG “My Fondest Memories of Christmas”

    My fondest memories of Christmas was as a child, and my uncle, John Marshall, and the 60s.  Every year, the GENE CARROLL show gave a free concert for the community at 36th and Euclid.  Can’t remember the name of the auditorium, but those shows were the first bite of show business. CLEVELAND – […]

THE COOL CRITICS Sat November 15th 2014 / Sat November 22nd 2014

                 The Cool Critics have had two very good, back to back Saturday shows on the JKN.  Saturday, November 15th 2014 featured Nicholas Snow, a very positive individual who has a strong story to tell from the LGBT community – and on November 22nd, 2014 – The COOL CRITICS […]

The Importance of Knowing

 By Arianna Redding                         It is no secret that some people have dishonest hearts. We live in a world where cynicism exists, mainly, because of the lack of people with conviction.  I like to think, being optimistic of course, that our world does consist of these types of people; the ones with conscience that is.  […]

WHERE DO WE DRAW THE LINE BETWEEN WHAT IS A GOOD or BAD FATHER?

by  Cecelia L. Davis ……. He is the first man to hold her, say I love you, and take her out on her first date. This man wants to protect her and its natural for him to think no other man is good enough for his little girl unless they pass the test. The test […]

You May Survive The Act, But You Never Forget The Act – The Feeling Before, During or After

By Cecelia L. Davis A hug, a kiss on the cheek, or a child sitting on a person’s lap could indicate the possibility of something intimate. Rapist, fondlers and molesters are an area of discussion that has not been taken serious for many decades. A child said to me “I like Tyler Perry movies, but […]

On Pork

By Mark Dixon I eat pork. I eat chops, I eat tenderloin, I eat bacon, I eat sausage. I season my beans, cabbage and greens with smoked hocks and sometimes bacon. I put ground pork in my meatballs – it keeps them moist. My favorite pizza toppings are pepperoni and Italian sausage. I save my […]

LeBron Leaving and Possibly Returning May Not Be That Bad Of A Thing

By Aaron Anderson, February 20, 2012. CLEVELAND – I may not know a lot about sports, but I know a bratty child when I see one; and like all brats, they need to leave the nest in order to appreciate what they have at home. I was driving around Saturday and I had an epiphany. […]