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Odds and ends: New releases, concerts and construction

By Rock Cesario

Here are a few odds and ends for the new year. The two top selling CDs at Triple Play Records this past holiday season were Darden Smith’s outstanding “Marathon” and local favorites Stray Grass with their wonderful debut CD ...

Road trip: Jan. 13 through Jan. 18

By Melinda Mawdsley

Here are some big shows and events coming to Colorado in the near future. Keller Williams — Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver Creek, Jan. 13. Jackie Greene — Fox Theatre, Boulder, Jan. 13. Casey Donahew Band — Grizzly ...


Music scene: Meet John Gorka

By Tammy Gemaehlich

Popular folk singer John Gorka is celebrating the chart-topping success of his newest album, “Red Horse.” The album features the work of artists Lucy Kaplansky and Eliza Gilkyson. Their songs have topped the folk music lists for ...


Bluegrass festival lineup includes up and comers mixed with seasoned pros

By Ann Wright

As snow finally drifts into the Grand Valley, thoughts turn to ... the bluegrass days of summer. Well, if they aren’t, they will because here is an exclusive, early look at the lineup for the 2011 Palisade Bluegrass and Roots Music ...

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Sing in the new year: High Desert Opera presents ‘The Sound of Music’

By Melinda Mawdsley

Avalon Theatre soon will be alive with the sound of music. The High Desert Opera will present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 31, and again at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, ...

Road trip for Jan. 6-11

By Melinda Mawdsley

Here are some big shows and events coming to Colorado and Utah in the near future. The Slackers — Aggie Theater, Fort Collins, Jan. 6. Head for the Hills — Belly Up, Aspen, Jan. 6. Cowboy Mouth — Bluebird Theater, Denver, ...

Music Scene: Dec. 24-30

By Tammy Gemaehlich

Stephanie Logan is The Audible Dark. She’s a songwriter, vocalist and guitarist and on tour from New York City to support her self-titled debut EP. The Audible Dark will be in Grand Junction for a show at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, at ...

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Symphony to perform student’s award-winning composition

By Melinda Mawdsley

Even though Melanie Ligon is only 13 years old, she is a seasoned enough musician to know where to find inspiration. With the sounds of a Native American flute in her mind and images of the Grand Canyon in her eyes, the Redlands Middle School ...

Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Shelton to headline Country Jam

By Staff

Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum and Blake Shelton recently were announced as headliners for 2011 Major Mortgage Country Jam USA set for June 23–26 in Mack. Other performers slated for the festival are Sawyer Brown, Rodney Atkins, LoCash ...

CDs from Welch, Springsteen, Petty among top albums of 2010

By Rock Cesario

Here is my top 10 CDs list for 2010 ... as of today and as always subject to change, of course. Kevin Welch, “Patch of Blue Sky” — Welch is great singer/songwriter who doesn’t get the recognition he deserves. I ...

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