Jazz lovers rejoice – the annual Fort Collins Jazz Experience is back on July 11-16. A week of jazz at participating venues throughout the city will provide night after night of world-class jazz musicians at our fingertips. The week of events leads up to Saturday, July 16, which will feature an extravaganza of performances in Old Town brought to us for free by the Downtown Business Association. Bands will include Mark Sloniker, Adam Bodine, the O-Tone Brass Band (pictured here), Quemando and many more. Music starts at 11am on Saturday and continues through 11pm. Visit downtownfortcollins.com for line-up information.
Mark the calendar for August 5 because punk rock is preparing to take over Fort Collins at the Aggie Theatre on Saturday night. With almost the entire lineup consisting of Colorado-bred bands, Shatterproof will be headlining the show featuring their unique avenues and muses ranging from carnival, latin and gypsy styles. Vocalist Branson Hoog, guitarist Jeremy Marmor, bassist Josh Schoenig, violinist/keys TJ Wessel, and drummer Benji Spoliansky are one powerhouse […]
By: Carie Gueswel Fort Collins Public Radio station, KRFC 88.9, is reaching out to the community for support of their MyFRFC Capital Campaign. The capital campaign is a multi-phased project, which will help KRFC build a state-of-the-art radio station, as well as help fund their move to The Music District. Located in the Atrium building at 619 South College Ave., The Music District is a pioneering endeavor by the Bohemian Foundation that will provide the music community with a gathering place to hone their craft, learn about the music […]
A Chimaera is a lion, goat and snake, in the Greek definition. According to his wife and co-owner Julie, Chris Williams, producer, engineer, and co-owner of Chimaera Sound Studios, thought the name was clever as it represents “multiple entities coming together to be One, as it is with a band.” Chimaera, jawbreaker or not, is under the parent company, Shattered Sky Music Group, which Chris describes as, “an anti-label. We […]