Music and Art news for St. Marys and area.

Half Cut Podcast serves up laughs

By Stewart Grant These days, podcasts are more popular than ever. And now, there’s one that is based out of St. Marys. Christopher Swarthout, along with friends Anthony Shuglo and Patrick Clancy, have recently debuted ‘The Half Cut Podcast’. You might remember Swarthout for any number of reasons, but perhaps from his former creative endeavor,…

Remembering Kenny Rogers

By Stewart Grant It was evident through all sorts of Facebook posts on Saturday morning: nearly everybody loves Kenny Rogers. He was always special to me. My life’s earliest musical memories involved Kenny, with classics like “The Gambler” and “Coward of the County” taking turns as my first favorite songs. On our house on the…

Rock for Optimism

A fundraising concert for the Optimism Place Women’s Shelter and Support will be held on Saturday, January 4th, 2020. The concert will begin at 4 o’clock at the St. Marys Legion. A variety of local bands and musicians will be playing. Please refer to the Facebook event page for details and information on how to…