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EUFÓRQUESTRA – Colorado’s Funkiest Secret

    Questions by Nicholas Stock   Euforquestra is a funk powerhouse from the Heartland that continues to attract new fans wherever they roam. Their music is “Funk Fusion” meaning anything is on the table and there are no limits. Musically each member of the band is incredibly talented with years on the road honing their craft. They have faced challenges with some members moving on primarily to start families, […]

Colony Funk performing at Swing Station. Photo by Nicholas Stock

10 Bands Not To Sleep On At FoCoMX 2019

By Nicholas Stock   FoCoMX is coming up quickly and they have finally announced their mind-boggling gargantuan lineup. With over 300 bands performing on 30 plus stages across the entirety of Fort Collins, choosing a game plan can be overwhelming. For two days in April, The Choice City is transformed into the Choose Your Own Adventure of music festivals. It’s impossible to see it all so you have to pick […]


Two Nights With A Monster: paris_monster strikes Colorado

  Words and Photos by Nicholas Stock   Night 1 – Esteban’s   There’s something new on the musical horizon and it goes by the name of paris_monster. The brainchild of longtime friends Josh Dion and Geoff Kraly, paris_monster has been a New York City secret since 2012. Playing out occasionally this project has now evolved into a full-fledged touring machine with stops across North America and Europe. Paris_monster is […]

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Tim O’Brien: It’s Time Again

  Tim O’Brien is a seminal bluegrass artist and a founding member of the band Hot Rize. After moving to Boulder in the 1970s, he quickly found friends in the local picking scene. After a run-in with Charles Sawtelle and Peter Wernick, Hot Rize was formed and they began their storied career. They toured the globe and eventually became known as “the greatest show in bluegrass.” Their love of Western […]