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Porcelain Hill Returns Triumphantly to the Lariat

| September 12, 2016

When a  trio of kids swaggers into a club, asks to talk to the manager during a busy night with a band playing, then asks …

Southern Blues Rockers ‘The New Offenders’ Talk to The Ark About Powering Through

| September 9, 2016

Houston based band ‘The New Offenders’ puts together something familiar in powerful, drum and guitar led blues howls, but with a youthful energy and willingness …

Salida Fiber Festival Weaves Tapestry of Creativity

| September 8, 2016

The Salida Fiber Festival, now in its fifth year, boasts a regional reputation as a major wool and fiber event, rivaling the 33-year-old Taos Wool …

Salida Knows Bike Fests

| September 6, 2016

From Salida Recreation and Hot Springs Aquatic Center – Salida Bike Fest is coming, September 15 – 18 with four days of bicycle fun! You …

Lariat Will Soar With Brother’s Keeper This Saturday

| September 1, 2016

If you have not heard or seen Brother’s Keeper, a tight trio of veteran musical prodigies based in Vail, you may be missing out on …

The Denver Concert Band Inspires at the Tabor Opera House in Leadville

| September 1, 2016

  On Saturday afternoon, August 27th, an exciting variety of music was presented in Leadville by the Denver Concert Band at the historic Tabor Opera …

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 …