“Warrior in the Ring” Review Boxing Prospects.net

Full review: http://www.boxingprospects.net/D’Ambrosio%20Book%20Review.pdf Brian D’Ambrosio’s biography of Marvin Camel entitled “Warrior in the Ring: The Life of Marvin Camel, Native American World Champion Boxer”is hard to put down. I started reading the book this morning at 7 and except for a few momentary pauses to grab something to eat, I read it cover to cover. … Continue reading “Warrior in the Ring” Review Boxing Prospects.net

Lucinda Williams: A Life of Testing the Limits

By Brian D’Ambrosio In a country where a woman’s self-rendered sexuality can still raise eyebrows, Lucinda Williams is accustomed to testing limits. If Elvis freed your body and hips and Bob Dylan freed your mind, then Williams’ strong, distinctive desires and hungry, sexually-charged ghosts untied your sexuality. As a singer-songwriter synthesis, undoubtedly she has guile, grit and stamina. … Continue reading Lucinda Williams: A Life of Testing the Limits

Ten feet off of Beale: Singer, songwriter Marc Cohn to perform in Hamilton Jan. 17; Helena Jan. 18

By Brian D’Ambrosio, for Lee Newspapers For a musician, life on the road is where battles are fought, earned or lost. To Grammy-winning musician Marc Cohn – heading to Hamilton’s Performing Arts Center on Jan. 17, and Helena’s Myrna Loy Center for the Performing Arts, Jan. 18 – his name recognition and reputation are staked … Continue reading Ten feet off of Beale: Singer, songwriter Marc Cohn to perform in Hamilton Jan. 17; Helena Jan. 18

Local author catches up with former NHL players in new book

Helena author Brian D’Ambrosio details stories of former hockey enforcers in his recently published book. June 24, 2014 • By TROY SHOCKLEY Independent Record The playoff beards have been shorn and the year’s award winners will be honored in Las Vegas tonight. With next season’s schedules already out, the NHL year is utterly and completely … Continue reading Local author catches up with former NHL players in new book

Hockey Enforcers Speak Out: “Warriors on the Ice” review

Hockey Enforcers Speak Out by Kevin Mitchell, Vernon Morning Star June 22, 2014 http://www.vernonmorningstar.com/sports/264112091.html Brian D’Ambrosio of Missoula, Mont. used to work as a boxing writer in New York. “In general, I’m a roaming, nomadic reporter, looking for the next cool subject,” he wrote me in an e-mail. D’Ambrosio recently published Warriors on the Ice: … Continue reading Hockey Enforcers Speak Out: “Warriors on the Ice” review