Florida Author Tells “Complete” Story Of Music Legend And Son Of South Gram Parsons

Interview Conducted and Written by Charles Bailey
BAMSouth.com Contributing Writer

(Gram Parsons: privileged son of the South. Country-rock icon. Member of the International Submarine Band, the Byrds, the Flying Burrito Brothers. Esteemed solo artist. Doomed. Overdosed at 26. Body snatched. Body burned in Joshua Tree National Monument. Later recovered and ultimately interred in Metairie, Louisiana.
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“Foremost”: New Book Looks At Civil War From Mississippi Eyes

Reviewed by Jeffrey Cavanaugh
BAMSouth.com Contributing Writer

(“Foremost” by Steve Massey. 88 pages, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, August,2013)

For buffs of the American Civil War, there is a plethora of choices out there to whet one’s appetite for stories of conflict between the blue and the gray.

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Like It Or Not: The National Football League Is BIG Business

by Jackson Cavanaugh
BAMSouth.com Contributing Writer

Plenty can be said about the negative aspects of the NFL, both on and off the field. Prior to the start of the 2013 season, the NFL agreed to pay $765 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought on by more than 4,500 former players and their families. The issue revolved around information regarding the dangers of repeated blows to the head that the NFL allegedly knew, yet kept secret from players.
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