Jane Burns is a veteran journalist whose reporting career has run the gamut from covering NCAA Final Four basketball tournaments to donning plastic shoe covers and hairnets to explore the many cheese factories of Wisconsin. As much as she loves basketball and cheese, it's music that stole her heart long, long ago. Thrown into the mix of everything else she's covered in her career, she's also written about music and the arts. She's currently a reporter at the Wisconsin State Journal, and has also worked for the Des Moines Register, USA Today, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and The Capital Times.
As far as final chapters go, Scruffy the Cat’s isn’t too shabby. It just took a long time to get written. In the case of the ‘80s Boston-based roots rock band, it wasn’t a matter of writer’s block. It was […]