• Mountainfilm: Afghanistan

    5 days ago.

    For much of the past decade, for Mountainfilm's Moving Mountains Symposium, we’ve chosen environmental themes, issues we’ve felt were essential to the global conversation. This year, we’re changing directions and will focus on Afghanistan. Mountainfilm has not selected a theme directly tied to a…

  • Mountainfilm: Commitment Grants Awarded

    3 weeks ago.

    Mountainfilm in Telluride is all about “celebrating indomitable spirit.“ The event, traditionally the kick off Telluride’s nonstop summer festival season,  is dedicated to educating, inspiring and motivating audiences about issues that matter, cultures worth exploring, environments worth preserving, adventures worth…

  • Spudnik & Steve Gumble with "Jam in the Van" Live at the 2014 Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

    4 weeks ago.

    Here's an entertaining video with Steve Gumble, his buddy Cuz, aka Spudnik, who totally loves the Telluride vibe, and Shakey Graves (performing in the Van), talking about the 2014 Blues and Brews Festival.  Attention all potential Telluride visitors, Cuz has some…

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

    1 month 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…

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

    1 month 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 month 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…

  • The Legacy of George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic

    1 month ago.

    George Clinton knows how to put on a show, and Telluride will be able to witness the splendor of it all, first hand, at the upcoming Blues & Brews festival this weekend.  Here's a story by Chris Jordan, with APP.com (Asbury Park…

  • How Peter Frampton Met the Talk Box

    1 month 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: Lee Fields on Sunday

    1 month 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 month 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…

  • August Blues Train Points to Final Telluride Summer Festival

    1 month ago.

                              Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, the last major event in the Telluride Summer schedule is coming this weekend, September 11-14, 2014. This year's festival was presaged by…

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

    1 month 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 &…

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

    2 months 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

    2 months 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 Festival: Highlights

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Mushroom Festival conducts serious science during the world’s biggest mushroom party customized for every budget & schedule. Lots of options for day passes, single forays, and pre-festival workshops, etc. Buy tickets here. Below is a day-by -day reckoning of festival highlights.…

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

    2 months 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,…