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A second ‘Waltz’

By Steve Graham School’s out on Thanksgiving weekend, but you can still learn about both music history and the local music scene. On Friday, Nov. 29, Washington’s will host a second local edition of Last Waltz Again, with a showcase of northern Colorado talent playing tribute to the farewell concert by The Band. The original show was on Thanksgiving night in 1976, and it featured a stellar lineup of guest […]

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Feel the Wild: Book Signing

Meet photographer and author Daniel Fox at The Elizabeth Hotel on November 8 from 4 to 6 pm. Fox will sign his new book Feel the Wild, an intimate collection of short stories and photos, as told through Daniel’s heart focused lens.    “The book is a compilation of 10 years of expeditions. It’s not just the photo book. Every expedition that I do always has insight or a lesson […]

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ACT OUT, ACT IN POWER, ACT TOGETHER

Ryane Delka started practicing pilates about 12 years ago. At the time she lived in a fast-paced world, with a demanding job in sales, and maintained curved scoliosis that was debilitating. Sometimes Ryane could barely move her body; her top tier Doctors wanted to do spinal injections and pushed medications as solutions. The Doctors suggested something for pain, something for sleep, and something for almost every ailment, but Ryane rejected […]

Black Belt Eagle Scout. Photo provided by Black Belt Eagle Scout.
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Black Belt Eagle Scout

  Multimedia-instrumentalist Katherine Paul, aka ‘KP, performing under the moniker Black Belt Eagle Scout, released At the Party With My Brown Friends (CD, LP, TAPE) August 30, 2019, on Saddle Creek Records. The album examines her evolution in life and unearths the true meaning of friendship and support from her friend group to her. On November 8, Drop-Off Productions Presents Black Belt Eagle Scout + Hikes at Surfside 7, 8 PM […]

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Jim Marshall: A Rock ‘N’ Roll Suicide Whose Work Will Never Die

They don’t make ‘em like Jim Marshall (1936-2010) anymore. Not unlike Allen Ginsberg, Marshall – known mostly for his iconic photos of rock stars – was not just present. Still, at the center of numerous peaks of American culture, from the early ‘60s, San Francisco immortalized via Kerouac books and live Miles Davis albums to Bob Dylan’s babyfaced Greenwich Village days, the summer of love, Woodstock, Monterey Pop, the Beatles’ […]

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David Sedaris Still Loves His Job

By Christina Kuzmych CKuzmych@uwyo.edu (Originally published and aired on Wyoming Public Radio October 18, 2019.) David Sedaris is a humorist, author, NPR contributor, and soon he’ll return to Laramie on Monday, October 28th. Dubbed “the master of satire,” Sedaris will spend the evening sharing his hilarious observations on the human condition. In advance of this one-night-only event, the author, whose works include Santaland Diaries, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, and his most recent bestseller, Calypso, spoke with […]

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Going Back to Colorado: Class of 2019 Induction

Tommy Bolin, Zephyr, Otis Taylor, and Freddi & Henchi, with Special Guests Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at The New Mission Ballroom   On December 3, 2019, the Colorado Music Hall of Fame presented by Comfort Dental will host the inductions of ‘70s rock/fusion guitarist Tommy Bolin; award-winning blues pioneer Otis Taylor; Zephyr and its dynamic lead singer, Candy Givens; Colorado legends Freddi & Henchi, “The Crown Princes of Funk;” legendary […]

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A house of wonders

By Steve Graham Whitney Phippen’s first memory reflects both her creative spirit and her business sense. “I’ve always loved art my entire life,” she said. “I think the earliest memory I can remember was making birds nests out of grass clippings in my front yard, and then I painted little rocks and tried to put them in it like eggs, and I tried to sell them on Prospect.” The Fort […]

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Jazz Master Find His Rhythm 

    Weaving elements of American jazz and Afro-Caribbean rhythms, Eddie Palmieri’s music spans many cultures and generations, embracing modern-day sound through a vision unique to him. Backed by a band of all-star musicians, Palmieri will bring his one-of-kind rhythms to The Lincoln Center on November 9th.   Known as one of the finest pianists of the past 60 years, Eddie Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger, and composer of salsa and […]

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Denver Film Festival: Brought to you by the Lyric Cinema

Opening Night Film: Knives Out starring Daniel Craig on October 31st I was thrilled to learn that a few films from Denver Film Festival’s extensive program will screen at the Lyric Cinema in Fort Collins. The Lyric has incredible programming already, but they’re doing a great job of including local and traveling film festival screenings. The Front Range is lucky to have them. You can skip the drive to Denver and still catch […]