• Oh...W.O.W. Festival Returns to Telluride. WOW!

    4 days ago.

    For one to three-day Festival passes, go here.     "Wow!” The interjection expresses excitement and surprise, amazement and awe. Perfect fit, (yes, pun intended) for Telluride's very first fitness festival. Oh...W.O.W., Optimum Health Work Out Weekend, a health, wellness and…

  • ALACAZEM 2014.09.11

    5 days ago.

    September 11 to 18, 2014   Visible planets: Morning: Venus, Jupiter   Evening: Mercury, Mars, Saturn Value systems are awesome and amazing. Each of us has one. Carved out of childhood experience and exposure, family influence, friendships and fate, we shape our…

  • Robert Cray on Being a Blues Legend: "At the End of the Day, You Have to Play Tomorrow"

    6 days ago.

    Blues legend Robert Cray will be performing at the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival on Friday at 5:50 PM.  Here's a recent interview with Robert that appeared in the DC9, Dallas Observer Blog: Prior to 1986, Robert Cray was just…

  • Bombino: Emissary for the Music of the Tuareg People

    1 week ago.

    As a local DJ on KOTO-fm I play the latest in contemporary jazz and world music.  One of the CD's that been on my playlist for the past several month's is Bombino's "Nomad."  It has a fresh sound and an energy…

  • How Peter Frampton Met the Talk Box

    1 week ago.

    Peter Frampton will be the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival's closing act on the Main Stage on Sunday night.  Have you ever wondered how Peter was introduced to the "Talk Box?" This post from the Ultimate Classic Rock website explains…

  • Telluride Blues & Brews: Free Concert in Mountain Village

    1 week ago.

    Ryan McGarvey and Dragondeer set to play the concert stage in Mountain Village for the Fourth Annual Sunset Blues Concert - September 11, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Blues musicians Ryan McGarvey and Dragondeer will join forces on…

  • Telluride Blues & Brews: Lee Fields on Sunday

    1 week ago.

    “With daring accompaniment, penetrating lyrics and a combined sound that bleeds triumph and lovesickness all at once, Fields and co. stand solidly apart.” – NPR Music He came of age in the era of be-ins and psychedelics. Of flower children,…

  • Popular in the ’80s & ’90s, the Violent Femmes’ timeless sound keeps fans coming to their shows

    1 week ago.

    The Telluride Blues & Brews Festival will soon be upon us as will the Violent Femmes, the closing act on the Main Stage on Friday, the first night of the Festival. Here's a post about the band and their current…

  • Telluride Blues & Brews: 3-Day Passes Close to Sold Out

    1 week ago.

    Tickets for Telluride Blues & Brews here or by phone, toll-free, 866-515-6166   The summer music season of Colorado's Western Slope region will be capped off by three days of live music and craft libations at this year's Telluride Blues &…

  • 41st Annual Telluride Film Festival Announces Program Line-Up

    2 weeks ago.

    41st edition plays host to 25 new feature films in its main program. Tribute programs honoring Volker Schlöndorff, Hilary Swank and the 35th Anniversary of "Apocalypse Now." The people who make the popcorn seem to know what they are doing. Let’s give…

  • Telluride Mushroom Fest: A Birthday Salute to Art Goodtimes!

    4 weeks ago.

    The whole town is invited when hundreds of enthusiasts here for the Telluride Mushroom Festival get to honor their leader, Art Goodtimes, with a 30-minute live program on stage at the Palm Theater. Art, known as “Shroompa” to Mushroom Festival regulars, is…

  • Telluride Mushroom Fest: Serious Science at Fun Party

    1 month ago.

    The 33rd annual Telluride Mushroom Festival, Saturday, August 16 –Tuesday, August 19, focuses on four main tracks within mycology: Culinary, Medicinal, Entheogenic, and Mycoremediation. “When you see hundreds of festival participants dressed as mushrooms in our epic annual costume parade, you’ll…

  • Telluride Mushroom Fest #33: Fun with Food & Forays

    1 month ago.

    The Telluride Mushroom offers multiple food adventures for all tastes and wallets and about five forays per day leaving at 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Check the website for details. The Telluride Mushroom Festival, Friday, August 15  – Tuesday,…

  • Telluride Many Hands Fiber Arts Festival

    1 month ago.

    2nd Annual Many Hands Fiber Arts Festival August 8-10 Telluride Fiber Arts was the brainchild of Val Levy Franzese, a multi-talented artist (and owner of Black Bear Trading). "Art-crafts are part of Telluride History,” Val explains."Wives of the miners made quilts and…

  • Pick Mushrooms – and Dye: MycoPigments Mushroom Dyer Alissa Allen

    1 month ago.

    Buy tickets to workshop learn to create a palette of mycopigments with mushroom dyer Alissa Allen here. The 33rd annual Telluride Mushroom Festival is delighted to offer three workshops with mycophile and artist, Alissa Allen, whose work combines her “passion” for…

  • Telluride Mushroom Fest: Overview of #33

    1 month ago.

    Buy tickets here for the 33rd annual Telluride Mushroom Festival.: 4-day Full Festival passes, only $275 for all films, lectures, forays and more; Single-day passes also available online and includes forays and lectures for the chosen day, including evening keynotes and films;…