John Gorman: Rocks the Music Box Supper Club!

John Gorman (right). Photos: © 2016 Jim Carver / The Rust Belt Chronicles. John Gorman should need no introduction. The genius behind taking a radio station (WMMS) in Cleveland, Ohio and given four months to turn-it-around or face the loss of their music format is an iconic story. Long before, Seth Godin pushed: “not waiting for permission“, “not […]

The Rust Belt Chronicles Celebrates its 3rd Anniversary!

Rust Belt Chronicles Image: Adam Gongwer/d3 Graphics. The Rust Belt Chronicles is celebrating it’s 3rd Anniversary! With no income and limited financial resources on March 15th, 2013, I launched the online publication with Bethany Brewer.  We attempted to primarily cover music and added news, events, sports and more within the Mansfield, Cleveland and Akron, Ohio region. We phased […]

The Rust Belt Chronicles: Finally Bids Farewell (to 2015)!

Video Credit: Frontier Records srl Last Shot at The Great Out-There! The idea to become an entrepreneur became my full-time obsession on January 18, 2013, when my job of 31 years was eliminated. Ironically, it wasn’t just an ordinary Monday as it was Martin Luther King Day and I became “Free at Last”. Having spent my entire life working in a system […]

Merry Christmas To All!

I want to take the time to wish a Merry Christmas for the many people who I’ve had the honor and privilege to work with throughout the year. This is important because without all of you, none of this dream would be possible. In recent months, the Rust Belt Chronicles has been hit hard with illnesses that at […]

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