This feeling, this connection, is what draws fans to Tristan's blog, what causes fans to email or tweet or write what they feel to a literal stranger who feels like a figurative buddy.
Since she released her first album (), Tristan has been building a rich and colorful fan base.
When left with a little too much time and a little too much curiosity, I wondered what the ultra-private Ray La Montagne’s wife Sarah Sousa looked like and what her life was like. I have to say, she LOOKS like she’d be married to Ray La Montagne.
Not that I’m planning on being the Perez Hilton of folk music, but… She looks smart, has old-fashioned haunting eyes, and when I dug a little deeper, it’s no surprise that she’s an accomplished poet.
Dutton credits Bob Dylan and John Hammond Jr., as well as the then-contemporary "old school" hip-hop sounds of Run-DMC, the Beastie Boys, and Philadelphia's own Schoolly D, as influences.
Dutton, who attended high school at the private Germantown Friends School, began playing solo on the streets of Philadelphia.
Our conversation had a familiar buzz, like when you meet a friend of a friend at a party and you click as you share similar experiences and humor, and realize that you will probably become close friends, and how come you've never met this friend before?
"In that, I have victory for my art and a great loss for my heart.
At the moment, my beautiful fiancée is no longer my beautiful fiancée."For those who don't speak poet, let us translate: his work got in the way.
Dutton and Clemens began working as a duo, they were joined a few months later by bassist Jim "Jimi Jazz" Prescott and became the house band on Mondays at The Plough and Stars in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
The "G" stands for Garrett as said in many radio interviews.