Arts & Culture
What does children's book author Dav Pilkey have in common with Mark Twain, John Steinbeck, and Maya Angelou? His books, like theirs, appear on the list of books most often banned or challenged. Naturally this made us want to talk with him, which Dave Seaton did recently, about all kinds of things, including his best-selling Captain Underpants books, creating books kids actually want to read, and lots more. You can learn more about Dav Pilkey and his work here.
Jon Theis is the multi-instrumentalist and singer of the St. Cloud based group Harbor Drive Hookup, where he performs with his wife Amie.
Charlotte Durie is an English artist living in Wales who has been coming to the North Shore since she was a child in the 1970s.
Folk/roots/blues powerhouse Chastity Brown stopped by The Roadhouse recently with her guitarist, Robert Mulrennan, to play and discuss her work. You can learn about her upcoming album, touring schedule, and more, here.
Daniel Rodriguez is a vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter with the Colorado-based group Elephant Revival.
Hovland duo Jim and Michele Miller stopped by to share their beautiful harmonies on both cover and original tunes.
Local faves Bughouse! (Al Oikari, piano & slide guitar; Rod Dockan, guitar; John Mianowski, bass) called themselves Country Bug and were joined in Studio A by Nashville singer-songwriter-actress Caitlin Nicol-Thomas for a delightful session of music and laughter.