Arise Music Festival announces fifth-year celebration with Atmosphere, Tipper topping lineup
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Arise Music Festival announces fifth-year celebration with Atmosphere, Tipper topping lineup

LOVELAND Mark your calendars for ARISE Music Festival‘s 5th Year Celebration this August 4-6 at Sunrise Ranch in Loveland, Colorado. The 2017 ARISE Festival lineup includes Atmosphere, Tipper, Ani DiFranco, Rising Appalachia, Brother Ali, The Expendables, Dirtwire, Desert Dwellers and Late Night Radio; as well as featured appearances from bluegrass favorites The Travelin’ McCourys, Jeff … Continue reading

RIDE Festival returns to Telluride, July 8-9
Colorado / Music

RIDE Festival returns to Telluride, July 8-9

TELLURIDE The RIDE Festival returns to Telluride July 8-9 in its sixth consecutive year of world-class music, camping and mountain adventure that only Colorado can deliver. Featuring an all-star line up in an intimate mountain setting; event headliners include BECK, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, The John Butler Trio, Rival Sons, The Temperance Movement, … Continue reading

Genre-hopping band creates ‘time-bending’ dance party
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Genre-hopping band creates ‘time-bending’ dance party

NEDERLAND The Dustbowl Revival’s eight members calls themselves an American roots orchestra that plays it all. The Los Angeles-based band plays two Colorado shows at Nederland’s The Caribou Room, Jan. 21, and Denver’s Larimer Lounge the night before, Jan. 20. The unique act mashes the sounds of traditional American music into a genre-hopping, time-bending dance … Continue reading

An ‘Eco-wakening’ emerges at Boulder video premiere, fundraiser
Arts / Music

An ‘Eco-wakening’ emerges at Boulder video premiere, fundraiser

By Marc Tonglen NEDERLAND In the midst of uncertain times, the expression of art has always defined the understated will of the people.  Nowadays, the expression of art also speaks for the will of the earth too.  In recent months, a theatrical circus production has been curated in the foothills of Boulder County, entitled Eco-wakening.  … Continue reading

The Drunken Hearts take sound to ‘next level’
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The Drunken Hearts take sound to ‘next level’

By Jeffrey V. Smith NEDERLAND The members of Colorado’s The Drunken Hearts have matured musically, and emotionally, during the last two years. What started as a trio of best friends playing acoustic tunes, has progressed into an electrified, five-piece powerhouse of alternative Americana music fueled by its members’ newfound commitment to their musical evolution. The … Continue reading