Powell Randolph

Drummer Powell Randolph of Virginia Beach, VA is touring with the classic rock band Windborne. He is a Dream Cymbals endorsee and is recovering from treatment for stage 4 salivary gland cancer. Visit www.powellrandolph.com for more info.

Drew Jackman

Drew Jackman of Nashville, TN, opened the new restaurant Burger Republic. Visit www.burgerrepublic.com. 

Scott Strunk

Drummer Scott Strunk of Hillsborough, NJ, released the book The Drum Lesson Manual: Your Complete Guide to Better Drumming. Visit www.scottstrunk.com. 

Jonathan Smith

Jonathan Smith of New York City is the associate musical supervisor of the Broadway musical Jersey Boys, with six productions worldwide and a new company opening in South Africa this fall. Smith is also working on the musical Central Avenue Breakdown and a musical adaption of the film Super Fly

Steve Noonan

In March, Steve Noonan of Long Lake, MN, released the EP A Mile Long, featuring Nick Salisbury ’00 on bass. Visit www.stevenoonansongs.com. 

Christine Carere Harding

Oboist Christine Carere Harding of Columbia, SC, has been performing a variety of concerts with her father, reed player Tony Carere. She organized the Cricket Concert Series, featuring three performing-arts groups. 

Jim Kersey

Drummer and percussionist Jim Kersey of Burbank, CA, is playing with the group Led Zepagain, and recorded tracks for the new book and CD Joe Porcaro’s Drum Set Method. Visit www.zepagain.com. 

Kevin Kastning

Guitarist Kevin Kastning of Groton, MA, released an album with Sándor Szabó titled The Book of Crossings, which is their sixth release on Greydisc Records. Visit www.kevinkastning.com. 

Tracy Ferrie

Tracy Ferrie of Marstons Mills, MA, is the bassist for the band Boston’s 2012 tour. Visit www.bandboston.com. 

Rebecca Day Babcock

Rebecca Day Babcock of Sterling City, TX, and Terese Thonus published with Peter Lang the book Researching the Writing Center: Towards an Evidence-Based Practice. Babcock is an associate professor of English at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. Visit www.rebeccababcock.com.