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Resistance, Soldier Songs and Ella & Louis
Resistance, Soldier Songs and Ella & Louis
By Chris Aaland
07/18/2019

America: Love it or leave it. Few phrases draw my ire more than this one. I love America. And I’m pissed as hell at what we’ve become.

Widespread, Isbell and hangin' at the Fenceline
Widespread, Isbell and hangin' at the Fenceline
By Chris Aaland
07/11/2019

Most of the big Telluride music festivals celebrate the roots of American music. Whether its bluegrass or jazz or blues, a festival lineup isn’t limited to the genre in its name.

Female footballers, the Fourth and Farmington Hill
Female footballers, the Fourth and Farmington Hill
By Chris Aaland
07/04/2019

Iidolized many people earlier in my life. Most were sports stars like John Elway or Joe Sakic, or musicians like Bruce Springsteen or Guy Clark.

Remembering Jeff, reggae for Stevie and car wheels
Remembering Jeff, reggae for Stevie and car wheels
By Chris Aaland
06/27/2019

The Colorado bluegrass community lost an icon Monday when former Yonder Mountain String Band mandolin player and lead singer Jeff Austin died after several days on life support.

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Day in the Life

Unplugged
Unplugged
07/18/2019

Experiencing the free-flowing Animas River is a treat in any capacity. From angling to, yes, even inner-tubing, those who connect with the unbridled magic of mountain-fed waters will undoubtedly feel that there’s something incomparably special about an undammed river.

Tourist Season: A Field Guide
Tourist Season: A Field Guide
By Stephen Eginoire
07/11/2019

The long-awaited regional return of the tourist has finally arrived!

Appetite for destruction
Appetite for destruction
By Stephen Eginoire
07/04/2019

As the snow melts away, revealing the subalpine forest floor, it’s not hard to imagine the raw power exhibited by avalanches this past winter.

Slopestyle
Slopestyle
06/27/2019

Well, folks, we made it through another solstice, and it's all downhill from here. Downhill as in an easy, gentle coast through summertime

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