Artist: Grant Earl LaValley
Hometown: Columbus, OH — now residing in Joshua Tree, CA
Latest Album: From LaValley Below
Personal Nicknames: Grantasaurus, Granny, Early
If you could safely have any animal in the world as a pet, which would you choose?
My very own doggo, Herschel. He’s my cookies and cream poodle Dalmatian shagadelic dream.
Do your socks always match?
I try really hard to make it so.
If you could have a superpower, what would you choose?
I would make goblins.
Which describes you as a kid — tree climber, video gamer, or book reader?
Tree climber, for sure.
Who was the best teacher you ever had — and why?
I really like listening to Alan Watts lecture, but I absolutely learn the most from all of my friends.
What’s your favorite city?
I love how San Francisco used to be before the tech world took over, but I haven’t seen all the cities yet so …
Boots or sneakers?
I only wear Crocs (jk!)
Which brothers do you prefer — Avett, Wood, Stanley, Comatose, or Louvin?
Head or heart?
Each would die without the other, so I prefer both.