Daily Discovery: Evan McHugh, “Tell Me It’s Lovely”
Musicians Corner Spring 2012 Contest Winner
ARTIST: Evan McHugh
SONG: “Tell Me It’s Lovely”
BIRTHDATE: A lady never tells her age.
BIRTHPLACE: Atlanta, GA
AMBITIONS: To re-write the Great American Novel for a Chinese audience and to star in a posthumous Hitchcock film.
TURN-OFFS: When someone says, “that’s funny” but doesn’t laugh out loud, people who look around the room for someone better to talk to when they’re talking to you.
TURN-ONS: Bookworms, early Picasso, confident karaoke, great typography.
DREAM GIG: In the round with Jeff Buckley, Elliott Smith, and Nick Drake.
TV ADDICTIONS: So You Think You Can Dance, Psych
CELEBRITY CRUSH: Lana Kane (from Archer)
THE BOOK THAT CHANGED MY LIFE: The Stand
5 THINGS EVERY MAN SHOULD OWN: Pipe, beard (if only periodically), his words, baseball glove, Bible.
I NEVER LEAVE HOME WITHOUT: Pilot G-2 pen
I WROTE THIS SONG: on and for rainy days.