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Austin or Bust: SpokesBUZZ Bands Return to SXSW to Represent NoCo Music Scene

By Molly McCowan Nine SpokesBUZZ bands. Two stages. New Belgium beer. Coyote Gold margaritas. A vibrant, two-story venue in Austin, Texas, overflowing with musicians and music lovers. All during the annual South by Southwest festival: A gigantic yearly event that draws more than 50,000 people from around the world and upwards of 17,000 music industry professionals over a ten-day period. Put it all together and what do you get? The […]

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Post Paradise: Enjoying the Here & Now

By Emily Clingman Since 2009, Post Paradise, a five-piece indie rock band, has evolved from an experimental group to an official representative of Fort Collins culture. The band was recently chosen to participate in SpokesBUZZ’s 2012 tour to Austin, Texas for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival with nine other local bands. (SpokesBUZZ is an organization that handpicks local musical talent to nurture, promote, and to be a […]

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Celebrate the Fort Collins Music Scene

Looking for a place to get your jam on in this cold weather? Look no further, for the Second Annual SpokesBUZZ CD Release Party is coming up. Hodi’s Half Note is hosting the night of music of December 7, and a handful of SpokesBUZZ bands (including Musketeer Gripweed, Peace Officer, Trichome, Post Paradise, Common Anomaly, The Lindsey O’Brien Band, The Honey Gitters, Constitution, The Holler! and more) will be playing all […]

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Post Paradise – The New Normal

By Dusty Ray A cello-driven pop/post-punk quintet that rocks out with an ear for the symphonic, Post Paradise is a tight outfit whose aspirations are far reaching but accessible. With The New Normal, they belt out fifteen strong and diverse tracks, showcasing their copious catalogue and songwriting abilities. “Sex Panther” sets the stage with a hard going cello and bass combination that chugs along into a heavy yet subtle sound […]