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Color: Jukebox the Ghost

Talking with Jukebox the Ghost. By Lindsey Lowe Osborne If there’s a word to sum up the band I chatted with this month, it’s this one: colorful. From their music to their art to their personalities, nothing about Jukebox the Ghost is bland. The band, a trio that just released their fifth album, Off to the… Read More

The Art of Making It

Talking with The Pollies.
By Lindsey Lowe Osborne

String Master

Talking with Béla Fleck.
By Lindsey Lowe Osborne
It was the banjo of a Mr. Earl Scruggs—a banjoist who popularized the “Scruggs style” three-finger pick—that changed everything.

Music: Serendipity

Talking with Jake Bugg. By Lindsey Lowe Osborne For me, it happened when I was in the ninth grade. I decided to join the yearbook staff on pure whim—I liked to write, and I was good at it, and my best friend was joining the yearbook staff, so—on a whim—I did, too. I like to… Read More

Worlds Not Yet Imagined

Talking with Cults. By Lindsey Lowe Osborne I hate to be cheesy (okay, I don’t), but the band Cults has earned a sort of…cult following. (Had to do it!) And for good reason: Their synth-pop-rock sound is worth listening to. Edgy and bright, easy and complex—all at the same time—it’s the kind of music that… Read More

The Future is Here

Talking with Future Islands
By Lindsey Lowe Osborne

Girl’s Got Soul

Talking with India Ramey
By Lindsey Lowe Osborne

Started at Bottletree, Now I’m Here

Talking with Wray.

The Higher Road

Talking with Dispatch

What the World Needs Now

Talking with Mandolin Orange

It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Talking with Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors