Charlie Parr – Hollandale

5 stars out of 5 Though he isn’t quite a local musician, Charlie Parr deserves some recognition. Alongside Alan Sparhawk, Parr’s instrumental release, Hollandale, is nothing less than incredible. The guitar is simply a pen, […]


Birch Street – Birch Street

3.5 stars out of 5 While the Rocky Mountains don the cover of Birch Street’s self-titled release, the sound seems more derivative of the South. The Denver-based band’s debut studio LP emanates whiskey blues and […]

Music News

Arise Music Festival on the Rise

by  AMY HEINRICH The 2nd annual ARISE Music Festival will kick off this August 8-10 and will showcase a stellar lineup of main stage music including Beats Antique, Galactic with special guests Chal2na and Lyrics […]

Music News

It’ll Make You Wanna Head for the Hills

by  Malini Bartels The Mishawaka Amphitheatre, known as the musical playground of the Poudre River, once again announces Head for the Hills to headline the Pickin’ on the Poudre signature-opening event of the season. The […]

Local Culture, Arts & Community

Downtown Artery to Re-open

by  CiCi Sharstrom After closing its doors in January for mandated renovations, the Downtown Artery in Old Town is preparing for an official reopen. Due to code violations, the Artery was closed for a remodel […]


DENC: Innovation Meets Reality

by  Kelley Gilbert Electric cars are supposed to be powerless. They are supposed to be slow, mildly unattractive vehicles that no one you know owns. As a matter of fact, the many people who share […]

Music News

Greeley Blues Jam

by AZURA Celebrating its 10th year anniversary, the Greeley Blues Jam pockets yet another top bill spread this year that continues to exceed expectations heralded by yearly attendees. This year’s lineup tops the cake with […]