Brandi Carlile Rocks New West Fest in Fort Collins

Photos of Brandi Carlile playing the mountain stage at New West Fest in Fort Collins, CO.

Fort Collins is the Startup City Built on Rock-n-Roll

Fort Collins, Colorado is a collaborative, non-competitive, startup music city without a big ego. Fort Collins is a city built for musicians by musicians. For over ten years, musicians laid the groundwork for the next golden era of “musicprenuers“ by constructing an ecosystem built on encouragement, support, and empowerment. This shifts the paradigm and disrupts the music industry systems of the past.

Rae McAlister’s Illness Will Not Stop Her From Performing

Every day that Rae plays music is a miracle. Music has always been a part of Rae McCalister. She was born and raised in a musical family. Her musical makeup consists of jazz, folk, and classical training. The thing about Rae is, she has a diagnosis of Myotonia Congenita, Thompson’s disease several years ago after her body was immobile leaving her in a wheelchair.

Chad Fisher: Fort Collins Bluegrass Musician and Teacher

  Chad Fisher is a Fort Collins Bluegrass Musician and a Teacher. He got his start from listening to music, and it pulled on his heartstrings so much that he devoted his life to becoming …

Fort Collins Band The Ugly Architect Adds New Members

 William Knudsen is the lead singer and creator of the Fort Collins Band the Ugly Architect. He is shifting the design from a solo act and adding new members.  The Ugly Architect configuration is to …

Wood Belly is the New-Grass Quintet in Town

Wood Belly resonates the soul by combining traditional bluegrass with modern new grass styles. They were born in bluegrass heaven, Rocky Grass 2015, and tour around the Front Range. Wood Belly describes their music as, …

Fort Collins Musician Derek Blake: Live Acoustic Session

  Derek Blake is a singer-songwriter in Fort Collins, Co. He has a new album, Pop hits released July 20, 2016. Pop hits were created to be easy listening. The songs average about 2:00 each …

Laura Burhenn of Mynabirds teaches about protest songs at the Music District

featured Laura Burhenn is a new revolutionist. She examines the question: “What does a revolution look like today, and what are we fighting for?” Laura presented her version of protest through song at the Music …