Photo By: Michael Oppenheim Yet another day of costumes, beer, and tunes is coming to Fort Collins. On September 2, New Belgium’s Tour de Fat will be taking over the streets of FoCo. This year’s event will continue the tradition of bringing first-class acts like The All-American Rejects, and X-Ambassadors, along with local talent, and even magicians. Tour de Fat will be raising money for non-profit organizations, among them Bike Fort Collins, […]
Photo via City of Fort Collins While City Park Pool has closed its doors to Fort Collins’ residents for the 2017 season, it will be welcoming your four-legged friends for one last hurrah. The annual Pooch Plunge will take place August 27 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. During this yearly event, your pups will be able to splash and swim through hundreds of floating tennis balls alongside their dear friends. The […]
This week marked the start of another school semester for students. With classes underway, football games are following close behind, with a recent addition. CSU has revealed a new series of live performances by beloved Colorado bands happening Friday evenings, as well as prior to kickoff on Saturdays called Stadium Sessions. CSU, The Music District, and the Bohemian Foundation’s live music booking team have partnered to bring over 30 bands this […]
New Breed Brass Band w/Guerrilla Fanfare Head to Hodi’s Half Note on August 26 to catch a band who breathes New Orleans culture, New Breed Brass. The band brings together funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop and uses it to enhance second-line brass band traditions. Though the band uses influences like Earth, Wind & Fire, and Brass Construction, they always create their own unique sound. New Breed Brass Band will share […]
New Zealand’s Marlon Williams makes great American country music. His first full release, the self-titled Marlon Williams, channels the haunting blues of Lead Belly, the frolics of Gram Parsons, and songwriting of Father John Misty. His breakout, a cover of the traditional ballad, “When I Was a Young Girl,” is so forlornly beautiful that he makes an extremely strong case as the best Jeff Buckley acolyte in a generation. A […]
Fasten your wild wings, billowing capes, eccentric tights, preposterous hats, face-paints, swirlers, twirlers, and prepare to find glitter in all nooks and crannies because Tour de Fat is coming at you for their 18th annual celebration of beer, bikes, music, and costumes. Let’s be honest, it’s the best participatory adult circus party in the land. Starting May 20 in Asheville, NC (where the second branch of NB has taken root) […]
WRITE MINDED The beloved local band, Write Minded, will be performing a FREE show at Ben & Jerry’s in Old Town Square on August 18. The band brings a mixture of hip-hop, rock, reggae, funk and soulful sounds, which they pair with conscious lyrics. After winning Scene Magazine’s Fresh Talent Showcase in 2016, the band will also be performing at ARISE Music Festival. Whether you catch them at ARISE, or […]
We’ve written about him before. We were lucky enough to have him grace our May cover. Cary Morin— the fingerstyle guitarist with a lot of soul. If you missed his story, you can check it out here. Morin has recently been nominated for Best Acoustic Blues Album for Cradle To The Grave! CONGRATULATIONS CARY! To vote, click here. And as always, share the link with your friends!
Check out Scene’s list of HOT DATES. This page will make it easy for you to find the best deal of the day—Free pool, cheap beers, or discounted tacos. Just look around, and you are sure to find what you are looking for here.
Photo By: Justin Higuchi New Belgium Brewing’s Fat Tire Belgian White is making its nationwide debut this month. In celebration, NBB is hosting a launch party on August 10 at the brewery on 500 Linden St. This will be a free event welcoming all ages, and featuring a performance from Skylar Grey—singer and songwriter who has partnered with artists like Macklemore, and Eminem. Fat Tire Belgian White beer is the […]