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    Second Story Garage: Caribou Mountain Collective

    09/10/2014 10:43 AM MDT
    It seems to happen so often. A bunch of friends get a jam going at some guy's house in Nederland, and next thing you know, they're touring the country. Add Caribou Mountain Collective to the list. 
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    Second Story Garage: Shady Elders
    09/04/2014 12:36 PM MDT - When Shady Elders came together in Denver a couple of years ago, its members had come from other notable area bands, so there were a lot of eyes on it. One publication pronounced the band "Denver's newest supergroup." Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Ark Life
    08/28/2014 09:17 AM MDT - On a recent morning, the Denver band Ark Life packed up and hit the road for a summer tour. Forty-five minutes into the trip, they stopped at their first engagement: Second Story Garage. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Fierce Bad Rabbit
    08/20/2014 09:15 AM MDT - The 1906 Beatrix Potter book "The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit" is about a rabbit who, well, is fierce and bad. He steals a carrot and gets his tail shot off. It's a strange little story, but it provided a Fort Collins indie folk-rock group with one of the best band names around. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: A tribute to great songwriting
    08/13/2014 09:29 AM MDT - On the occasion of Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, the chords-and-lyrics-based event in Lyons, Colorado, we've decided to look back at some of the most skilled songwriters who've come through the Garage. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Ash Grunwald
    07/16/2014 07:05 AM MDT - Ash Grunwald is from Australia, but American blues is in his soul. Like the best of the Delta bluesmen, he goes for a spare, penetrating sound that's universally understood, and we felt as if we knew just what he was saying when he ripped it up in the studio. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Jaden Carlson Band
    07/10/2014 01:07 PM MDT - Jaden Carlson, at 13, has to be one of the youngest performers ever to headline the Fox Theatre in Boulder. Musicians from all over the country aspire to step onto the Fox stage, and Carlson's gig at the Fox on July 12 is all the more meaningful since it's a hometown venue. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Taarka
    06/27/2014 08:10 AM MDT - Enion and David Pelta-Tiller are the type of artists who are so immersed in their musical community that they seem to know everyone. And they're the type of artists with whom everyone seems to have played at one time or another. Full Story

    Second Story Garage: The Vixens
    06/11/2014 11:26 AM MDT - Bonnie Sims is the irrepressible, warbly voiced dynamo who fronts the popular local country act Bonnie & The Clydes. Lauren Stovall is the cowboy boot-wearing, silky-voiced member of local award-winning bluegrass group The Railsplitters. Wouldn't it be so cool to see these two perform together? Full Story

    Second Story Garage: Billy Strings & Don Julin
    06/05/2014 01:34 PM MDT - A local source tipped us that Billy Strings and Don Julin would be in town and that we should check out the bluegrass duo. We're glad we took the advice. Full Story

    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    CU football: Buffs' defense encouraged by effort vs. ASU

    CU holds Arizona State well below Sun Devils' season averages

    Considering the proliferation of offense in the Pac-12, and Colorado's constant struggle against those offenses, the Buffaloes walked away from Folsom Field on Saturday night feeling pretty good about themselves.

     
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    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    CU football: Buffs' defense encouraged by effort vs. ASU

    CU holds Arizona State well below Sun Devils' season averages

    Considering the proliferation of offense in the Pac-12, and Colorado's constant struggle against those offenses, the Buffaloes walked away from Folsom Field on Saturday night feeling pretty good about themselves.

     
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    (Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
    Second Story Garage: Caribou Mountain Collective

    It seems to happen so often. A bunch of friends get a jam going at some guy's house in Nederland, and next thing you know, they're touring the country. Add Caribou Mountain Collective to the list. Full Story