The “Stranger Things” about Nostalgia…

The popular Netflix drama series, Stranger Things has fans enjoying music from the 1980s. Two songs from Season 4, Kate Bush's "Run Up the Hill (A Deal with God)," and Metallica's "Master of Puppets" have gained popular attention in the media. The soundtrack for Season 4 also includes the Talking Heads "Psycho Killer" (1977), "Travelin' Man" by Ricky Nelson (1968), and Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong's 1957 song, "Dream a Little Dream of Me." The strange thing about nostalgia is that we Read more [...]

LET’S CELEBRATE RECORD STORE DAY WITH SIX SONGS OF THE OPEN ROAD & THE VINYL RECORD COLLECTION OF STORIES!

In these stories, the velocity of VINYL will move you to a NEW BEAT OF FICTION... The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories, Volume I is a coming-of-age story about Trey Carte, his social timeline—a soundtrack of ten chapters... In SIX SONGS OF THE OPEN ROAD, the TURNTABLE OF TIME spins to a soundtrack of six ENTERTAINING chapters... "EVERY GREAT SONG, HAS A GREAT STORY." SIX SONGS OF THE OPEN ROAD & VOLUME I ARE AVAIALBE ON AMAZON. VOLUME I IS AVAIALBLE AT RADIOACTIVE RECORDS, Read more [...]

“Every Great Song, has a Great Story” & Six Songs of the Open Road is a Story that You Will Enjoy!

SIX SONGS OF THE OPEN ROAD https://youtu.be/MnjVlUBZt8I Chapter by Chapter, Song by Song—You can’t Go Wrong In Volume II of The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories The Velocity of Vinyl Moves to the Beat of a Brotherhood, Father and Son Relationship, Teen Romance, & a Memorable Halloween! "It puts into perspective how deep music can run and entangle itself into specific moments or events in your life." Todd B about Vol. I Purchase your Paperback Today! Six Read more [...]

Small Businesses big problems, Zen Mystery Café, like many restaurants, is still struggling in the post-pandemic

Orange Postman Dispatch https://youtu.be/G6DrQ4JMLfs BROWARD COUNTY Small Businesses big problems, Zen Mystery Café, like many restaurants, is still struggling in the post-pandemic BY CHRIS JOSEPH STANCATOUPDATED November 2, 2021 12:30 PM Soukhanov, the owner of Zen Mystery Café shown with vegan dish. Dania Beach, Fla. – Nov. 2, 2021- Denis Soukhanov, owner and proprietor of Zen Mystery Café, is one of many small businesses whose main objective is returning back to the Read more [...]

Summer sessions

Chris Joseph Stancato "Every great song, has a great story." This is a quote from my first novella, The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories. For the last seven months I have been attending Broward College for a degree in New Media Communication. My song, influenced by this new academic knowledge and technology and learning another form of poetry called villanelle, is becoming a great story. As a poet of inherited observation it is my obligation to read poetry for an audience. These words Read more [...]

Monthly meter: stories for YOUR SUMMERTIME reading

Let's Celebrate Record Store Day with Stories, Sonnets, & Haiku with Music... "Every Great Song has a Great Story" Record Store Day is the perfect time for you to support your local record store and artists like myself. My book, The Vinyl Record Collection of Stories Volume I is your summer selection for reading! This is a story about a father and son and their love of music, in particular, vinyl! Chapter by Chapter--Song by Song--You can't go wrong! The Vinyl Record Collection of Read more [...]

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¡events-events! I'll be hosting the Bob Dylan 80th Birthday Event: 21 May Friday in Miami Don't miss this Great Show! Buy Tickets here: BobDylan I'll be reading a villanelle titled "Tambourine Man #80" to begin the night We will spend the night honoring Dylan's music & showcasing original music that has spread its way all across the Miami scene. The night's festivities will be hosted by poet & paperback writer Chris Joseph Stancato aka "Orange Postman," who will be speaking Read more [...]

¡orange postman Events!

Paperback Writer & PoetOrange PostmanChris Joseph Stancato March EventsZen Mystery Cafe'Open Mic NightThe Good VibePOP-UP MARKETat The AndersonKerouac Night at Hops and Props: St. PetersburgThe Black Market: MiamiFriday 5th 7pm-11pmSaturday 6th 1pm-7pmFriday 12th 6pm-11pmSaturday 13th 4pm-11pm Enjoy an Evening of Music, Poetry & Great Food & Beverages Come join us on March 6th for the first “The Good Vibe” popup market and music showcase The Anderson! Celebrate Read more [...]

No need to wait for cupid to pull back his bow… Everything you need for valentine’s day is at this show… Live with ellas!

THE NEW EDITION of Live with ELLAS is HERE!In the light of the day, with a MARKET, BBQ and THREE ARTISTS YA ESTA AQUI LA NUEVA EDICION DE Live with ELLAS!A LA LUZ DEL DIA, CON MERCADILLO, BBQ Y TRES ARTISTAZAS  Supplemental Sonnets, Almanac.Chris Joseph StancatoShort-Story Romance “I want to hold your body Adaline and feel the sunshine in your soul.”Serendipia—James & Adaline Short-Story Romance Meet the Author: I'll be selling my chapbooks with Read more [...]

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