Southern Cover Girl: Mollie Williamson

Mollie Williamson Music Video

In anticipation of Girls Rock Columbia’s annual camp next week, we wanted to let you know just how amazing that organization’s fearless leader is.  Here’s Southern Cover Girl Mollie Williamson singing Harsh Realm’s by Laura Jane Grace of Against Me!, a song about vulnerability and change. It’s so beautiful but also appropriate for the times … [Read more…]

Love and Murder in the New South

In Alice + Freda, Alexis Coe explores Memphis in 1892, a time of horse-drawn carriages, riverboats, and pseudo-psychiatry. She introduces the reader to Alice Mitchell and Freda Ward and tells us of their romantic relationship, the discovery of their forbidden love, and the ensuing forced separation. We watch Alice’s hope turn to disappointment, obsession, and … [Read more…]

Southern Cover Girl: Perrin Skinner

still taken from video by Josh Rainwater

Perrin Skinner, woman about town and crooner in the Prairie Willows, belts out Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You” in this week’s session for the Southern Cover Girl series. Thanks so much to Perrin and special gratitude to Stephen Maluck for his technical skill in putting this all together. For those of you interested … [Read more…]