Name: Stacy Schwartz
Twitter: @Staciaann, @CakeIn15 [editor’s note: also often @efetusmpls, especially when it’s tweeting about cupcakes or Barenaked Ladies]
Website: StaciaannPhotography.com, CakeIn15.com
What’s your job?
“Photographer, record slinger, band booker, Stone Arch entertainment coordinator, lawyer.”
Other than your job, what are your claims to fame?
“My red red hair, obsessive compulsive love of cupcakes and kittens, I went on a cruise with the band Barenaked Ladies—it’s true, and I liked it.”
What’s your relationship status?
“Official City-of-Minneapolis-sanctioned domestic partnership with the always amazing Carl Atiya Swanson.”
Where are you most likely to be seen?
“First Avenue, The Depot, Eli’s [editor’s note: eating penne and cheese], Spyhouse on Nicollet, Varsity Theater, Electric Fetus, Cliché, at the Turkey to Go or Chef Shack food trucks.”
Where are you least likely to be seen?
“Anywhere with ‘cowboy’ or ‘drink’ in the name; a mall; a gym.”
With what people are you most likely to be seen?
“Carl Atiya Swanson, Andrea Swensson, Kyle Matteson, Ben Clark, Alexa Jones, Jeff McLaughlin, Jay Gabler, Meredith Westin, Leslie and Jamie Plesser, Erik Hess, POB, Erik Thompson, Brenda Peters, Natalie Gallagher, Sheela Namakkal, and any number of local band members, music geeks, and/or photographers.”
Where were you born?
“Red Wing, Minnesota.”
What neighborhood do you live in now?
“Lyndale neighborhood, Minneapolis.”
What’s your ride?
“Black Toyota Corolla.”
What’s the best way for someone to start a conversation with you?
“Say hi and start talking about local music.”
Photo courtesy Stacy Schwartz