Steve Borden and Deadly D

This week on Bellingham Art Beat rapper Steve Borden joins us in the studio. Steve is one of the founding members of the rap/funk fusion Bellingham band Deadly D. You’ll love the energy Steve brings to the mic as he talks about his passion to create and share music. Deadly D started in 2011, almost…

Gail Ridenour and The Dip

This week on Bellingham Art Beat we enjoy a conversation with Gail Ridenour. Gail is a classical musician and the Executive Director of the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra. She brings her passion for teaching music and combines it with the vision of making classical music accessible to the community. Gail also shares about her musical upbringing,…

Benjamin Owens and Moonhat

This week on Bellingham Art Beat film producer Benjamin Owens sits down with Boosie to share about how his interest in surrealism translates to the screen. Ben is an award-winning independent producer whose focus and dedication to a story surpass worldly distractions. You can watch some of Ben’s shorter features and music videos at “lies…

Nate Witham and Shannon Laws

This week on Bellingham Art Beat Nate Witham joins us at the mic. Nate shares about the history and vision of the Alternative Library, now located in the refurbished “Karate Church”. Nate also talks about his artistic background, and how his poetry grew during a personal project to write one poem every day on a…

Scott Henderson and Matt Lesinski

This week on Bellingham Art Beat award winning composer Scott Henderson joins us. Scott shares his musical background, his insights on how symphony composition and creation changed over the years, and his side project producing an annual cabaret show. Next up we have Matt Lesinski the Marketing and Operations Director at Bellingham’s famous The Upfront…