Joshua Glenn is probably one of my favorite songwriters ever. Based somewhere on the Southeast Coast, Glenn travels in search of the loneliest, saddest songs and captures them in little jars for us. This is the music I crave when I just want to sit alone, wrapped in a quilt and cry my heart out. His music feels like [...]
Asheville is a ridiculous little Appalachian Mountain town in Western North Carolina. This website is a hilarious on-going compilation of gifs specific to life there. This site reminds me of the show Portlandia; you don’t have to live there to be in on the joke. Anyone who’s ever spent time in a hip oasis town [...]
We recently found out about this guy during our last visit to Asheville. Andy Herod uses “children’s book” type images with a lot more detail and geometric patterns. His pieces have very colourful pencil details.
When I was on tour with the Baltimore Annex Theater, we played in a hip little wine bar in Asheville, NC. There were some really amazing paintings of abstracted city/landscapes on the wall that I couldn’t stop staring at. Turns out they were by artist Galen Frost Bernard.