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Author: Edward Brown

Edward Brown writes about music, arts and news for a variety of publications. He’s an award-winning writer for the Fort Worth Weekly and volunteers for numerous Fort Worth nonprofits. 

Fort Worth Jazz History

Posted On October 18, 2018 | Edward Brown

Fort Worth has a history of producing world-class jazz musicians. Now, a new crop of jazzbos and torch singers continues to build on the legacy of T Bone Burnett, Dewey Redman, Ronald Shannon Jackson and Ornette Coleman, among others. For a first-hand perspective on our fair city’s relationship

Leading Fort Worth Hip-Hop Artists

Posted On September 29, 2018 | Edward Brown

Words fuel the artform of hip-hop. The strength of any rapper’s artistry lies in his or her ability to tell powerful stories, using poetic license to deliver messages that highlight societal injustices or simply recount life’s ups and downs. And Fort Worth’s rap landscape owes much to lyrical