Mansell is a three piece band who have spent time in many different genres in the Atlanta Scene they grew up in. Coming together in early 2014, they now make music that blends their Alternative and Indie roots with the various music/art/expression that has helped form them. With members Holden Fincher (Lead Vocals/Guitar), Trent Bilodeau (Bass/Vocals), and Grayson Arias (Drums/Vocals), Mansell writes and records their music independently.
Get to know RAW:Canberra performing artist Sadia Nabila. She shares her unique blend of Bollywood and contemporary Western style dance. Sadia talks about how her parents influenced her and continue to do so. Plus, find out how she put together flash mobs at her university to gain recognition. Then check out her showcase at RAW:Canberra presents Cusp on Feb. 2.
Mini but mighty RAW:Chicago musician Ally Ahern is much more than meets the eye. An edgy, yet refined visual aesthetic perfectly matches her keen ear for melody and storytelling. Listen to her track "Suffocation" and the story behind it. Plus, is a 16 song album too much? She doesn't think so. Hear why on this episode of the RAWdio podcast.
Get to know Jeffrey Thelin, founder of TEYLEEN. Listen to his process of creating art purely on iPhone and how he explores photographs and finds the geometry already present in the natural world.
Vanessa Dion Fletcher employs porcupine quills, Wampum belts, and menstrual blood to reveal the complexities of what defines a body physically and culturally. She links these ideas to personal experiences with language, fluency, and understanding.
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Andrei Matorin spent his early years studying violin and theory in Italy, Switzerland, and the United States. On this episode of RAWdio, Matorin not only delves into his beginnings in classical violin but his exposure to jazz and work in fusing the two genres together. Hear a sample of his work and his plans for the upcoming RAW: New York Verve showcase.
Get to know RAWartist Corey Remington prior to his showcase at the upcoming RAW:Orange County Verve show. Corey discusses his work locally in the Laguna Beach area as well as the tattoo designs he does on prosthetic limbs for amputees. Also, find out how he switched from the medical field into the art field and the role art college played in his life.
On this episode of RAWdio, Seattle based band, ITEM, talks about their RAW tour including Seattle, Portland & Southern California (Orange County). Hear their track "Fine By Me" and all about the video for the single. Also, find out how an online band ad brought these two together.
Logan, Jeff & Matt from RAW: Atlanta showcasing band Bird Laww join Jesse F Daniels on this episode of RAWdio. The band shares their inspiring story of rehabilitation and their music writing process. Plus, take a full listen to the track "Blowing Smoke" and found out how they started writing the track.
RAW: Phoenix showcasing photographer Ian Silver joins host Jesse F Daniels on this episode of RAWdio. Get taken away to Red Rock country in Sedona, AZ by Ian Silver Photography as he talks about his model, the Earth, and the tools and techniques he uses to capture sunsets, stars and clouds of the South Western US. Find out if there really are any bad days in Sedona.