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Larger than life: Eighteen year old Kenzie Culver

By: Lily Morford, the New Scene Feature Reporter It all started July 2004, after experiencing frequent headaches dizziness, and tingling and numbness in her hands and feet, 4-year-old Kenzie Culver was diagnosed with Chiari Malformation and Syringomyelia disease and needed emergency surgery. Chiari, a condition in which brain tissue extends down toward the spinal column, is often the cause of Syringomyelia, a rare disorder that happens when a cyst forms on […]

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Online Musical Matchmaking

Photo by: Tomas Herrera ItyDity.com is the premier music production network and marketplace. On ItyDity, artists can hold contests to find producers and session musicians who can help elevate their demos and EP’s to the next level. A singer-songwriter herself, ItyDity’s founder, and co-worker at The Music District in Fort Collins, Emily Satterlee aims to make it easier for artists to find collaborators who understand their musical vision and to […]

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THE MUSIC DISTRICT TURNS ONE

Twelve months after opening its doors to the public, the Music District is in full swing with their mission of creating community and supporting a diverse musical ecosystem. Built on the foundation of making music accessible to everyone, the vibrant hub has welcomed a steady influx ranging from professional touring musicians to curious locals. The inaugural year boasted 138 events with 5599 total event attendees who learned about the art […]

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LIMELIGHT: MATT ROUCH AND THE NOISE UPSTAIRS—KINDNESS KINDLES DENVER SINGER-SONGWRITER

BY: SEAN WATERS It can be hard (and expensive) for real folk songwriters to make waves in an over-saturated music market.  Especially if you’re a transplant who recently moved to Denver from Virginia. Matt Rouch, however, has found a way to leverage his genuine mix of talent, kindness, and deep emotional honesty to set strong roots in his new scene. For one, Rouch’s debut album – The Beautiful and the Damned – shows a maturity and professionalism that sets Rouch apart. I could rave on about The Beautiful and the Damned, about its vintage feel and endearing songwriting. I could marvel at how […]