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Jalan Crossland Packs Cheyenne Downtown

Cheyenne’s Fridays at the Hynds is a bootstrap affair to bring more folks Downtown after work and to provide a friendly venue somewhere between the solo stage and the larger clubs.  I say bring folks downtown, rather than keep them … Continue reading

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Bearfoot, Back at Avo’s

Who says you can’t go home again? It’s been almost a decade since I had the pleasure of dining at Avogadro’s Number in Old Town, Fort Collins.  But when I walked back in the door the other night it was just … Continue reading

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Bearfoot’s Americana Story

Bearfoot is a bit of “post-bluegrass” Americana blown down to the Lower 48 from Alaska and bouncing around the West for a few years, including a Telluride win ten years ago and attendant benefits since.  They’re playing at Swallow Hill in Denver tonight, … Continue reading

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Dailey & Vincent Bring it Home at IBMA

Link: Bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent did very well at the International Bluegrass Music Association awards this week, bringing home Entertainer of the Year and Vocal Group of the Year, and Album of the Year for Dailey & Vincent Sing … Continue reading

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Festival Season in a Northern State of Mind

Been awhile hibernating in my Northern State, but soon I hope festival season will be upon us. I’ve been drooling over the line-up at Merle-fest, coming up soon. Soon as in Southern State height-of-spring end-of-April optimism that a Northern Boy like … Continue reading

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A Little Turkey Shuffle for Thanksgiving

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday here in the United States, I wanted to share some Chris Stuart with you. In 2003, Californian Chris Stuart & Backcountry released a nice Americana/bluegrass album called Saints & Strangers.  I played it on KRFC-FM … Continue reading

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Cadillac Sky on Mountain Stage

Bryan Simpson from Cadillac Sky talks about the band and their music during their visit to public radio’s Mountain Stage.   Not the best quality on the stage sound on the video, but nice insight on where these young guys … Continue reading

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Telluride Bluegrass Lineup

or JC’s snarky quips about people who practiced their instruments while he read books. Continue reading

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Telluride, Bluegrass and the Cross of Gold

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April Fool's

Cadillac Sky‘s “Inside Joke” Put together by the great Eric Maxwell and his Amazing Mind this video blazes new cinematic trails and basically, will “probably” upend the music video business. Shot back in October, we thought it had been lost … Continue reading

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