Preview: the Evolution of Portraits, Bassist Joseph Conyers, Kevin Barnes of Of Montreal

The Classical Quest of Joseph Conyers
Joseph Conyers is well aware of the lowly reputation of his instrument- the double bass. Yet he’s using his musical talents in the pursuit of some rather high aspirations.

Pictures of You
Long before selfies, portraits were a way for those who could afford to, to influence how the world saw them.

The Charming Incongruities of Kevin Barnes
Kevin Barnes is the leader and founder of the indie rock band Of Montreal. After 20 years and 14 albums, he’s still an enigma to his fans and even to those close to him.

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