Favorite

Sixty Seconds 

with Archer Prewitt vocalist/guitarist

click to enlarge 9df5_sixtyseconds-20297.gif

Indy: You've been involved in a few musical projects, including The Coctails, The Sea and Cake, and you've also had success as an illustrator. Like multitasking any?

AP: It's sort of the way I've always operated. I get excited about a lot of different things. Sometimes I don't follow through with every idea, but usually I get the ones that float to the top. I like to collaborate with music, but with art, it's pretty solitary.

Indy: Of the music business and the illustration business, which do you find more challenging?

AP: I've never really shopped around or solicited illustration work. I started doing illustrations for the Kansas City Star when I was going to school in Kansas City, and then it did start to feel like it was more of a business. With music, maybe touring feels more like business.

Indy: Could Archer Prewitt play at an Archer Prewitt art exhibition?

AP: I was asked to play at a show in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, where musicians made all the art. That is the only situation where I think it made sense.

Indy: You drew the cover of your new album, Wilderness. What connections do you make between your music and your art?

AP: I've drawn the covers of all my albums, but I think with this cover, it was more tied into the album. It's more of a literal illustration than the others.

-- Eric Phillips

  • with Archer Prewitt vocalist/guitarist

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in AudioFile

Popular Events

  • Peak FreQuency Presents: The Rite of Spring Duo Piano @ GOCA 1420 at UCCS

    • Sun., Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m. $10 suggested donation
  • A Rocky Mountain Christmas with the John Adams Band @ Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts

    • Fri., Dec. 9, 7 p.m. $20-$24
    • Buy Tickets
  • Jonah Werner Christmas Concert @ The Loft

    • Sun., Dec. 11
  • Orchestra Concert @ CC's Packard Hall

    • Tue., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.
  • Far Too Loud @ Rawkus

    • $9.95-$14.95

Recent Comments

All content © Copyright 2016, The Colorado Springs Independent   |   Website powered by Foundation