Couch Song by Seattle singer-songwriter Sera Cahoone

Mary Chiaramonte Reader Find

By Mary Chiaramonte in New Music on Wednesday 1 February 2012

The Seattle based singer-songwriter Sera Cahoone has a beautifully lulling voice, sleepy and dusky. I was able to see her in Chapel Hill and spoke with the band members for a while. Super fun, sweet people, altogether a wonderful night rapt in fantastic music.

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Bill Fick’s linocuts, silkscreens, and tempera painting

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Monday 8 February 2010

Chapel Hill-based printmaker Bill Fick makes awesomely grotesque faces and creatures with linocuts, silkscreens, and tempera paint. They have a vintage feel to them, as if the rotted remains ’50s advertising images have risen from the dead.

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