March 2018


On June 9, five Front Range bands will vie for chance to play the Ernie Ball stage at Vans Warped Tour Denver Descendents will headline the venue’s inaugural “Punk Off!” show scheduled for Saturday, June [...]

Parade of Lights Returns with “Tidal Waves”

Debuting in 2015 with Feeling Electric featuring songs such as “Feeling Electric” and “Golden”, Parade of Lights, a quartet based in Los Angeles hit the music scene strong. With millions of streams on Spotify and [...]

Rise As Legends Levitates Fort Collins Metal Scene

By: Kelly Suda Fort Collins local band Rise as Legends debuted their new EP release, “End of Ages” at the Downtown Artery February 9th alongside other local metal bands A Flood Foretold, Unreasonable Human, and [...]

The man who turned America Sour

Lily Morford He is often called the father of sour beer, the “man who turned America sour,” and the creator of New Belgium Brewing’s flagship beer, Fat Tire. But really, Peter Bouckaert is the chief [...]

Michael Kirkpatrick releases Little Muse – a Colorado grown EP

by Dan Peacock New Scene magazine Michael Kirkpatrick strikes down convention in the many genre he touches. He can bounce a bluegrass acoustic duet with Pete Kartsounes in their band The Good Time Travelers, or [...]

Lindsey Roberts holding her pizza.

Date Night: Pizza by the Slice Tour of Fort Collins

In honor of National Pizza Day last Friday (Feb. 9), I created a date good for any day: a pizza by the slice tour of Fort Collins. My date for the night, Lindsey Roberts, and [...]

Holst’s The Planets – Live in the Dome at FCMoD

Experience Holst’s The Planets like never before! Featuring a newly commissioned reduction of the orchestral score by local composer Gustav Hoyer, these performances will mark not only the 100th anniversary of the piece’s premiere, but [...]

Unleash the Party Goblin with Iliza Shlesinger

By: Rachael E. Worthington Comedian Iliza Shlesinger, youngest winner of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, will perform at the Fort Collins Lincoln Center March 17. We got the scoop on what to expect and her advice [...]

Local band Race to Neptune remains hard at work

By: Will Black Fort Collins-based alternative/indie rock outfit Race to Neptune released a new single, “The Phantom Deep,” in early November. This latest effort, which has garnered airplay on radio stations throughout the country and [...]

The Reunion that Never Was

By: Lincoln Center What if The Beatles had reunited 10 years after their break-up? In the revamped production Let It Be, that question gets answered by one of the West End’s most popular musical productions [...]

KCSU News Department

Julia Battagliese and Gabe Peterson are the current News Directors at 90.5 KCSU Fort Collins. They work hard to ensure quality newscasts every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. titled: “The Rocky Mountain [...]

Drink Locally, Impact Globally. The Fort Collins Ale Trail.

PHOTO PROVIDED BY FORT COLLINS ROTARY CLUB. Special glassware is just one of the prizes available to Fort Collins Ale Trail hikers. By: Justin Crossley While the great outdoors is what beckons many Coloradans to [...]

Adam Baerd’s 100 Riffs, Places, and Days

Adam Baerd, the current guitarist in the band Alpine Falcons embarked on a musical journey starting in November, 2017. While playing with his current band, Baerd started on a new project; one new riff, everyday, [...]

Great plates Fort Collins

From March 1st through March 14th, the Downtown Fort Collins Business Association’s award-winning dining promotion and fundraiser comes to life in Old Town Fort Collins! Great Plates of Downtown Presented by Kaiser Permanente is a [...]

NOCO Top 5: Best Saint Paddy’s Day Events

By: Lily Morford Not sure how you’re going to spend St. Patrick’s Day yet? Not interested in beery gimmicks that go along with drinking outrageous amounts for the holiday? No problem. Here’s a list of [...]


By: Thomas Ivory Jr. The first U.S.-bred hemp certified seed has been developed here in Colorado by Fort Collins seed-breeders, New West Genetics (NWG). This January, their domestic variety, NWG-ELITE, was the first to pass [...]

Bon Jovi

By Dan Peacock Can you dig the seasoned fortitude of This House is Not For Sale? Perhaps you’re more about the rebel- lious grunge deep within It’s My Life. Or, maybe you’re the die-hard traditionalist, [...]

Anderson East to perform in Fort Collins

Anderson East’s highly anticipated new album, Encore, is out on Low Country Sound/Elektra Records. In January, East kicked off his “Encore World Tour 2018” with a sold out show at New York’s Bowery Ballroom. During [...]

The New Scene Presents Antibalas at Washington’s

Global tour to stop on March 29th in Fort Collins The musical collective known as Antibalas (Spanish for bullet-proof or anti-bullets) was conceived of in Mexico City and formed in Brooklyn New York. The early [...]

Local Fort Collins Artist J. Novak

By Madison Marcy J. Novak, has been making art his whole life, from drawings as a kid, photography in high school, to graphic design when he attended Colorado State University. Though his art has changed [...]