Erin Rae McKaskle (of Erin Rae & The Meanwhiles) is on the show! We chat about the plusses and minuses of the social media generation, being in the presence of Patty Griffin, our shared experience at The Bluebird Cafe, growing up with artistic parents, the new revolution of americana folk, the most trouble she got into as a kid, her new record, Soon Enough, and more!
Author, musician, community curator, John J. Thompson is on the show! We chat about his role in alternative christian music in the 80’s and 90’s, whether the audience is necessary or not for good art, how coffee and bread changed his life, his book Jesus Bread & Chocolate and so much more!
Nashville artist Dustin Ransom is on the show! We chat about the first songs we illegally downloaded, being a childhood Elvis impersonator, being creatively influenced by voice actors, creative nature vs. nurture, his transition from utility background player/producer for artists like Dave Barnes, Ben Rector, and Andrew Osenga, to releasing his own stuff as a solo artist, and more!
Nashville singer/songwriter Angel Snow is on the show! We chat about dealing with awkward moments as an introvert, trying to remain present, gathering songwriting ideas from people watching, working with Alison Krauss, growing up as the kid of a politician, people thinking her name is fake, throwing big high school parties growing up, and so much more!