Monthly Archives: August 2016

Podcast 20: James Kelly

James Kelly has worked in museums for his whole career, and he and Colin used to work together at the Virginia Historical Society in Richmond. On this episode, Jim talks about growing up near Philadelphia, his years in Nashville as … Continue reading

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My Favorite 15 Compilation Albums (in no particular order)

Music fans love lists. Don’t believe me? Watch High Fidelity, the best movie about music fans, which even includes a “Top Five Songs about Death.” So, here it is, my favorite compilation albums of all time. The Beatles. Past Masters, … Continue reading

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Podcast 19: Chip Jones

Chip Jones works at Stratford Hall, the birthplace of Robert E. Lee and the home of two signers of the Declaration of Independence. He’s also a Hokie, football fan, and veteran of the Iraq War. He talks with Colin about … Continue reading

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Podcast 18: Todd Schall-Vess

Todd Schall-Vess has been manager of the Byrd Theatre for almost 20 years. The Byrd was built in 1928 and is a historic landmark. It’s also one of Colin’s own 7 Wonders of the World. In this episode, Colin talks … Continue reading

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