We made a whole book of News stories. Help us celebrate its release at Ipso Gallery on August 12. “A GALLERY SHOW and BOOK LAUNCH featuring ten BRAND-NEW “VERY SPECIAL and DELIGHTFUL” works by ten “FANTASTIC and AMAZING” artists INSPIRED by stories from THE NEW BOOK by Thomas “News” McGill: The Owl is Great At Being Silent: Dispatches, Special Reports, and Amazing News Notes […]
Rock Garden Tour Garretson Correspondent Dr. Scott Gibson recently earned decent marks at the Clay County Fair Floriculture Pavilion Dahlia Competition. His entries were widely criticized for their lack of foliage, stem length, and color density. Other than that the judges really liked his flowers. Gibson promises this is only the beginning of his career […]
News from Pierre explains that our live television special from the Matthews Opera House in Spearfish, SD is one of the top two best live television specials we’ve ever produced. Special thanks to Local Zip Convenience Stores, Poet Biorefining, Landscape Garden Centers, proud son of Warner, SD, Lon Strochein, Co-op Architects, and the Get Fresh […]
Just finished shooting our television special, Rock Garden Tour Presents: High Wide & Handsome, live from the Orpheum Theater in downtown Sioux Falls. The show will broadcast on SDPB TV later on this fall. Check back for details. Until then, thanks to everyone who helped us to pull it off. From the production crew, […]
Join us for an evening of less talk and more witty banter about animal husbandry. Featuring Flowerman, Oil Can, special guest Pleasure Horse, an interview with Abby Bischoff, a reading by Ghosts & Horses, a letter from Skunkweed, free verse haiku poetry, songs, and more.
Last Saturday night on SDPB Radio we rebroadcast historic episode 34 of the original rock and roll garden show. If you don't recall, this is the one where News from Pierre (pictured above holding a newspaper) spends about 45 minutes searching for Badgerton, SD on a globe and two different maps. Classic! The new season of the Rock Garden Tour starts up […]
This month's gig poster has an absurd amount of holiday spirit because that's what everybody wants! Rock Garden Tour's holiday special will include music from The Tinderbox, sounds from Oil Can, commentary from News from Pierre, a story about cactus, an original carol about mistletoe, and more. What: Ho! Ho! Horticulture! Where: Latitude 44 When: December 18 from […]
Maybe you've heard about Kiosk Thursday, a unique sales event that celebrates kiosk commerce. This year we're getting in on the action. This morning we set up a kiosk in our space, and we're selling various things at great prices, like Avant-Gardener t-shirts for just 20 bucks. Here's a podcast that we produced about Kiosk Thursday, the […]