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Fort Collins Based Nadalands Releases New Ep “All Souls Day”

Listen to his previous release (The 49th Parallel) while you read: Nadalands – The 49th Parallel (live) from Nada Lands on Vimeo. Nadalands started recording in 2000 with performances in 2004. It is Fort Collins based John Lindenbaum’s solo songwriting and recording project. “All I hope to accomplish with my music is to express some confused concepts and emotions and then find a few people to hear it. Global stardom, […]


Beyond Suffrage Exhibit Opens at Greeley History Museum in January

Next year marks the 100-year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote across the nation. The City of Greeley Museums will celebrate with “Beyond Suffrage: 100 Years of Progress,” which opens Jan. 17, 2020 at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St. The exhibit focuses on the accomplishments of Weld County women after women gained the right to vote. Lottye Miner was the first woman […]


Lil’ Smokies at Washington’s in Fort Collins Puts on a Great Show

By Blaine Howerton The house was packed and the bar at Washington’s in Fort Collins was somewhat empty on a Thursday winter night. Lil’ Smokies told the crowd about their adventure in. “We almost didn’t make it,” said Jake Simpson. He said the group drove around I70 into Wyoming and then back down South to get to Fort Collins. They went miles out of their way to get to the […]


Sharpie Art at It’s Finest: Olivia DeLacey Phillips from Fort Collins

Olivia Phillips My medium is sharpie on paper – and I complete the designs without sketching out what they will look like.  Sometimes I don’t know what I’m drawing until it is almost complete, and sometimes I do commissioned work and adhere to a request. There is no room for error so every “mistake” becomes part of the art.  (Such is life) For more information about my art you […]

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Antibalas: Music to Nourish the Mind, Body and Soul

Antibalas will perform at Washington’s in Fort Collins on February 28th. By Blaine Howerton   Listen while you read (KEXP Seattle/YouTube):   Martin Perna conceived of the band in 1997 while visiting family in Mexico. He said there were exceptional amounts of kidnapping at the time, and the word Antibalas — meaning ‘bulletproof’ or ‘anti-bullets’— kept coming to mind.  When he went back to NYC, he asked some of his […]


After a Few Laughs and Eye Rolls, Endo Brewing Company Expands Their Portfolio to Include Hard Seltzer

I Roll Lime and Berry Infused Hard Seltzer is available now.   Endo Brewing Company tapped their first hard seltzer in their tasting room on Wednesday, January 22. The bike-themed brewery created the gluten-free, hard sparkling water so that all guests could enjoy well-rounded libations.   “Endo Brewing exists for the sole purpose of giving the cycle-riding weekend warriors, the beer enthusiasts, and our neighbors an amazing place to experience […]


Cannabis-Centric Gifts for Valentine’s Day

  Coda Signature Symphony Bath Bombs Coda Signature’s bath bombs are easy to enjoy: Simply drop a single bath bomb into a warm bath, submerge yourself and let the effervescent experience wash over you. The Symphony Bath Bomb Collection features three 15mg THC and 15mg CBD bath bombs in three scents: Calm, Balance and Uplift. Coda Signature Truffles Collection Coda Signature’s six-piece truffle collection is a feast for the eyes […]

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Get Free Admission to Museum’s and Cultural Institutions with Poudre Library Districts New Curiosity Pass

LIBRARY DISTRICT’S NEW CURIOSITY PASS PROGRAM YOUR TICKET TO CULTURE, ARTS, AND ENTERTAINMENT Poudre River Public Library District is proud to introduce the Curiosity Pass program. It provides library cardholders with free admission to 12 different museums, art galleries, attractions, and other cultural institutions along the Front Range. Poudre River Public Library District resident cardholders can visit these participating sites using passes borrowed from the library using an online reservation […]


ARTup Week 2020: A Creative Business World

By Kit Baker/Downtown Fort Collins Creative District Want to know how to price your service? Or fix your elevator pitch? Or achieve a better work/life balance? Maybe you feel like you’ve been there and done that – if so, what about learning how people with disabilities can empower your business? Or how to market to Hispanic consumers or dissect the anatomy of a contract or get your film into a […]

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The Rialto Theatre in Loveland Presents: Hot Club of San Francisco

Listen while you read: Hot Club of SF Plays the Beatles from Baylin Artists Management on Vimeo. The Hot Club of San Francisco (HCSF) borrows the instrumentation of violin, bass, and guitars from the original Hot Club while breathing new life into the music with innovative arrangements of classic tunes and original compositions from the group’s superb lead guitarist, Paul Mehling. To hear the ensemble live is to be carried […]