Bethel in the balance

  Singer-songwriter struggles to juggle work, music By Steve Graham Bethel Steele almost gave away the gig of a lifetime. As a production assistant at Bohemian Foundation, Steele helps care for artists at the Armory, and he helped seek out other musicians to open for famed singer-songwriter Lucy Kaplansky at the venue this month. Steele has stepped back from a full-time singing career and is excited to support, book and […]

Steve Poltz. Photo credit Laura Partain

Shine On Steve Poltz

Steve Poltz new release Shine On is a well-written spark of light and creation that truly lives up to its title. Poltz is coming to The Armory on March 7, 2019, to shed some of his positive vibes on Fort Collins. “I just sort of always make up songs. It’s super fun to create and put words together. So I usually end up with a bunch of tunes and sometimes I […]

Tim O'Brein

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 […]

Joan Osborne at the Armory

The creative and talented Joan Osborne comes to Fort Collins to sing the songs of Bob Dylan for the sold out show at the Armory in Old Town on Sunday, August 27. Osborne’s success includes her Number One single from 1995, “One of Us,” performing with the members of the Grateful Dead in 2003, and her most recent endeavor, as a member of Trigger Hippy with rising Americana star Jackie […]