Spoon playing gives ex-Wichitan a taste of internet fame
February 1, 2018
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Abby the Spoon Lady is an enigma.
These days, Abby Roach is at the top of her game street performing in front of crowds, talking on her radio show in Asheville, North Carolina, and becoming an internet sensation with videos.
She defies expectation — shyly admitting some have told her she looks like she crawled out from a holler in Appalachia. Truth is she is a 36-year-old artisan with an achy back caused from carrying backpacks too long but pure poetry in motion when it comes to the art.
The Wichita Eagle reports that the sound of the spoons is a percussion symphony...