Mel painted the first “Tree” back when Periphery was barely more than an outline. Sadly it was lost to time and various apartment moves. All that is left is this grainy and slightly askew picture. But it was a wonderful painting nonetheless.
The first version of “The Tree” from Periphery
This is the painting that became the cover for Periphery.
Hey guys, it’s me, Alexx! In this episode we are joined again by Shaun McGann the patron saint of New Jersey and lost travelers. We discussed: Being in our thirties; the perils of finding a relationship; how knowing too much about an artist can affect your opinion of them; and, of course, Star Wars/Indiana Jones. Enjoy!