What are you doing this weekend? The Colorado Sound presents one event on Saturday, and I’m on an industry panel with some friends on Sunday.
Also, don’t forget – The Colorado Sound airs Saturday night 8PM-10PM on 88.9FM KRFC and then on Sunday morning from 8AM-10AM on the NEW Radio 94.9 … both stations available over the air in Northern Colorado … and both available via streaming for folks outside of range of terrestrial radio.
New music coming this week from Rachel & the Kings, Grant Farm, Kate LeRoux, American Blackout, Josh Blackburn … and a “new” classic – originally released in 1988, and remastered in 2005 – Billy Ryan & Black Irish on this week’s show.
Speaking of Radio 94.9 … I got an email from program director Doc Jarnigan yesterday that made me smile. In it he says, “I have increased spins on our local music. We’re playing one an hour with about 13 songs in rotation. The last batch you gave us was solid enough to increase rotations.” Hit up the Locals Lounge also …
The Colorado Sound Presents Head for the Hills with guests Grant Farm & Gipsy Moon, at the Mishawaka on May 17. Tickets at www.themishawaka.com Check out this performance from H4TH at the Mish in 2012 ….
COMBO’S MAY 18th MEETING
“BATTLE OF THE BANDS: COVERS v. ORIGINALS”
Sunday, May 18th
Breckenridge Brewery (Ballpark Pub)
2222 Blake Street (catty-corner from Coors Field).
Street parking is free on Sundays.
Guest Speakers: Andy Ard (solo and P.J. Zahn), Danny Martinez, Jr. (Caught in the Act, Guild of Ages, Five13), Doug Garvey (singer/songwriter/guitarist), Chris K. (Rocky Mountain Music Network / The Colorado Sound).
They will tell you what led them down their paths, the whys or why nots of “covers” or “originals”, and the long-term results.
Info at http://www.coloradomusic.org/