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Feet, don’t fail me now

Joe Cahill showed up in Boulder with a turquoise Strat and dancing feet. Music was central to his existence, and the sounds coming off a concert stage sometimes seemed to soak into his body and govern it for hours after … Continue reading

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The Motet talk Parliament Funkadelic Halloween shows with Quentin Young

Colorado band The Motet are geared up for this year’s Halloween shows where the band will cover the music of Parliament Funkadelic. The Motet’s holiday shows are wildly popular with their local fans and the Boulder Theater show is already … Continue reading

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Expect to be watched closely at Clyfford Still Museum

Carmen Tisch, the 36-year-old woman accused of damaging a painting at the new Clyfford Still Museum in Denver, committed a senseless and unpredictable act of vandalism, if what prosecutors say is true. On Dec. 29, she went to the museum, which … Continue reading

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Mural to be seen only by mental health staff and suicidal teens

Longmont resident Mario Miguel Echevarria, who has created public art in Loveland, Fort Collins and other Front Range communities, is used to making things that will be seen by thousands of people. Last week, however, he was working on a … Continue reading

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Acosta marks 9/11 with new painting

Longmont graffiti artist Gamma Acosta is working on a new piece at his painting wall at Third Avenue and Lashley Street. The work marks the tenth anniversary of 9/11. Here’s what it looked like Monday.

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On the ground at 21st annual Folks Festival in Lyons Colorado

I will be on the ground covering the 21st Annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival from Lyons Colorado.  Follow my coverage on this blog and on Twitter at: If you see me there stop by and say hello and use … Continue reading

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Jamie Michaels performs at Barbed Wire Books

Barbed Wire Books will present award-winning songwriter Jamie Michaels in concert from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug 13. The store is located at 504 Main St. Also on the bill is singer Mare Lennon. Tickets are $10. Barbed Wire Books … Continue reading

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Arts council launches new website

The Longmont Council for the Arts, which supports local performances and exhibitions, announced today that it has a new website. Visit it at The LCA is headquartered in the downtown Muse Gallery, at 356 Main St. It presents art … Continue reading

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Pure art at Old Firehouse

You might have seen a preview of the exhibition “Intervallum” in the July 8 edition of Day & Night. The show, at the Old Firehouse Art Center in Longmont, features work by painter Rick Visser and mixed-media artist Penelope Sharp. … Continue reading

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Pak leader of Dairy Center pack

The Dairy Center for the Arts, the dynamic mulit-purpose arts facility in Boulder, named Joy Pak its new executive director, the center announced. She replaces Rich Harris, who’s leaving take care of personal matters. Pak previously served as major gifts … Continue reading

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