William Clark

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Flora Cash's Cole Randall gets $4,400 bill for Pompeys Pillar vandalism

    The saga of local folk-rockers Flora Cash and a defaced monument in Montana has finally reached its punitive stage. Last October, the group's singer/guitarist Cole Randall carved "Cole Shpresa <3 10/10/2013" into the sandstone wall of Pompeys Pillar to commemorate his bond with wife and bandmat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2013

    Flora Cash's Cole Randall confesses, apologizes for defacing Pompeys Pillar

    A quick listen to Plymouth-based Flora Cash's sepia-toned folk makes them seem like passionate souls. Unfortunately, that passion led to an ill-informed decision on singer/guitarist Cole Randall's part. According to the lengthy confession and apology he posted in letter form Monday, his choice to et ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    Cole Randall of Flora Cash accused of defacing Montana monument

    The names carved into Pompeys Pillar tell the story: Cole Shpresa <3 10/10/2013.Authorities say the names carved into the historic sandstone butte in Montana refer to husband and wife musicians Cole Randall and Shpresa Lieshiaj of the Minneapolis indie-folk band Flora Cash.

  • Music

    November 12, 2003

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Jack Black touches kids' souls, Martina McBride touches a nerve, and Kobe Bryant touches the ladies

  • Arts

    February 5, 2003

    The Hole Where the Past Should Be

    St. Paul novelist Diane Glancy rescues Sacajawea--and her own Indian history--from the clutches of myth