Month : August 2016

Ark Interviews The Black Lillies Cruz Contreras

| August 30, 2016

I was fortunate enough to catch up with frontman Cruz Contreras of ace roots and americana band “The Black” Lillies” ahead of their show at …

6 Volt Rodeo Brings Mike Daley, Country Swing Back to Salida and BV

| August 28, 2016

When I contacted Mike Daley, the upright bass player for 6 Volt Rodeo about their shows at the Deerhammer Distillery and Currents Steak and Seafood, …

Salidascope to Open in Full-Size at Gallery Van de Water on September 3

| August 28, 2016

Brewing since at least February 2016, is Salida’s free ‘zine called Salidascope.  This publication, brought to you by Zoe Rayor and Dustin Tidwell, is billed …

Songstress Lara Ruggles to Make the Rounds in Salida and Buena Vista

| August 28, 2016

Denver-based Lara Ruggles has been touring hard all summer throughout the country, belting out songs off her album Cynics & Saints, which came out on …

Cafe Dawn Goes Full-Service Poets Cafe on Sunday

| August 26, 2016

Salida, CO – As you make your weekend plans, don’t forget that on Sunday 8/28, at 6:30, Cafe Dawn will host a poetry night.  The …

Mingo Fishtrap, Courtesy of Steamplant and Friends

| August 18, 2016

8/17/16, Salida, CO, Riverside Park – There was an unfortunate rain to thin the crowd that might have gathered at the park for a free …

Clark Bettenhausen, His Angel, and His Iron Horse

| August 16, 2016

Salida, CO – One cannot drive into town from 291 these days without passing an imposing giant “chopper” on the well manicured corner across from …

Soul of Salida On Display At Scout Hut Art Show

| August 15, 2016

August 13, Salida, CO – At noon on a perfect Saturday with the sounds of Mo’Champipple and the Miso Horns filtering in from the Water …

The Lariat Throws A Great Party

| August 11, 2016

August 13th, Buena Vista, Colorado – On Saturday, August 13th, Otis Taylor will helped Lariat Owner and Manager Court Johnson celebrate one year of bringing …