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Podcast: Five and Dime #3

Five And Dime #3

The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics. The first four are discussed for ten minutes each and the last topic is part of The Blitz, where each guest gets 50 seconds to share their thoughts and opinions. Topics are chosen by our…

Podcast #124: Hickorytown Ruckus, Joe Devoy, and Shawnama Cinema

Gordon Smoker Live from the Cellar

The HickoryTown Ruckus Gordon Smoker is a Lancaster based singer-songwriter who works under the name The Hickorytown Ruckus who recently released a new album called Old City Night. Gordon sprinkles references to Lancaster throughout the album and includes several duets with area female vocalists Kimberliana, Kelly Lapp, Canyon, and a special performance by Gordon’s niece,  …

Podcast: Five and Dime #2

Five And Dime #2

The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics for ten minutes each. The topics are chosen by our producer, Mike Newman. If you would like to contribute ideas to our list of topics, please feel free to send me an email at jason@woodstovehouse.com, or…

Podcast: Five and Dime #1

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The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics for exactly ten minutes each. The topics are chosen by our producer, Mike Newman. If you would like to contribute ideas to our list of topics, please feel free to send me an…

Session Sundays at Tellus360

Session Sunday at Tellus360

This past Sunday I spent a couple hours in the afternoon sitting in with some of Lancaster’s finest musicians for the very first Session Sunday at Tellus360. Each Sunday a different music session will start at 2 pm and last until the pub closes around 7 pm. Because it was the second Sunday, the session…

It’s First Friday…Again!

First Friday Redux

Earlier this month, on the “technical” First Friday, Lancaster got blasted with a nasty evening of heavy rain and some wintry mix thrown in for good measure. I was out and about for the People of Lancaster exhibit by Parked and The Music of the Doors: Performed Live at The Chameleon. I can report first…

A Different Look at Business with Judy Wicks

Judy Wicks

Earlier this fall I was thinking a lot about business, particularly the goals of profit and growth and the effect that those goals have on people and community. I remember thinking about wealth and success and how those concepts aren’t real, they are ideas that people have created and that everyone accepts as real. I…

First Friday at PARKED: The People of Lancaster

Glass Plate Photography

I had the honor and privilege of being invited to participate in a really cool photo project that will result in this week’s First Friday exhibit by our friends at Parked, Lancaster’s first mobile art gallery. Each First Friday of 2013, photographers Ole Hongvanthong (Photole) & Taylor Brown have assembled a fresh photo exhibit in…

Much to be Thankful For

24 Hour Plays 2013

Yep, it’s Thanksgiving week once again and that means it’s time to reflect and be grateful for everything in our lives that inspires us. For me these past couple weeks have been full of both amazing experiences and inspiring people. On November 9th, Wood Stove House produced the third annual Lancaster’s 24 Hour Plays at…