Articles, blog posts, and videos relating to Nashville artists, figures, news, events, or performances.
- Recycling in Nashville (and All of America, Actually) Might Be Dead ()
“We like to think that our society is employing every area of human knowledge in order to achieve peace and happiness, but this is not true.” Sometime last year I remember reading an NPR article about how America’s recycling stream had hit a roadblock. Trade restrictions have reduced the number of incoming shipping vessels (mostly […]
- I Don’t Believe You ()
The night was nearly over by the time she joined the band on stage, but something opened up within me as Tristen encouraged the audience’s participation. With a gentle bob to her knees she stared into the crowd and crooned, “I don’t believe you, I don’t believe you.” It’s just a song, but it’s hardly […]
- Harpeth River State Park (Kingston Springs, TN) ()
Photos taken November 21, 2018 at Harpeth River State Park in Kingston Springs, TN.
- Stepping Stones ()
The first photos here were taken in March 2017, with the brick patio project running from May 2018 into November 2018. Essentially, I finished the project last week, when I brushed out and set a layer of cement sand across the patio to lock it, but I’ll return to the back yard in the Spring […]
- Kris Kristofferson at The Basement East (Nashville, TN) ()
Photos of Kris Kristofferson taken May 16, 2018 at The Basement East in Nashville, TN.
- Please Yourself ()
December 2017… There was a little voice inside me saying, “Don’t do that because, really, who the fuck are you, anyways?” but in August I sent Ron Gallo an email asking for an interview. “Aside from your music,” I wrote him, “I’m really interested in talking about some philosophical ideas… for instance, I’d read (or […]
- Bells Bend Park (Nashville, TN) ()
Photos taken March 2, 2018 at Bells Bend Park in Nashville, TN.
- On Nick Cave’s “Feat.” at the Frist ()
We each went in, M and I, tied by agreement that we would only be allowed to take one — no: five, no: three — pieces with us when we left the Frist. For each of us, our first pick was the first piece we encountered: Nick Cave’s “Architectural Forest.” The installation piece is massive, […]
- Edwin Warner Park (Nashville, TN) ()
Photos taken February 18, 2018 at Edwin Warner Park in Nashville, TN.
- Beyond Trinity Lane ()
“I heard Bruce Springsteen say something along the lines of ‘the beauty of a song is that the meaning changes from person to person.’ So why take that away from people by spelling out how I wrote this exactly about that? I’ve done that, but I’m starting to lay back on it a little. A song can mean […]