Arts & Entertainment

St. Mark’s Recital Series’ ‘The Birds and the B’s’ a musical aviary

If you’re following the rolling celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday year, consider attending the final recital in the St. Mark’s Recital Series. It will take place Friday at the...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Record Store Day 2018: Podcasts to listen to while you’re in line

Crate-diggers, unite! Record Store Day – that celebration of supporting your local music retailer and sonic community building – is near! From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, head over to Southwest...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Ska Brewing releasing compilation album

To help celebrate Record Store Day, Ska Brewing teamed up with Chicago’s JUMP UP RECORDS to release “Drink the Ska,” a compilation of 17 ska hits curated by Ska and JUMP UP. The album wil be...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Bluegrass Meltdown getting ready to take over Durango

Practice your heel-stomping and happy hollering, the Durango Bluegrass Meltdown is coming to town April 20-22. The main stages will be crowded with national acts like The Becky Buller Band, Mile...

DATE: April 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Mariah Carey battles bipolar disorder, no longer in denial

NEW YORK – Mariah Carey says she’s no longer living in isolation after seeking treatment for a bipolar disorder. In a People magazine article due on newsstands Friday, the singer says she didn’t...

DATE: April 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

I’m With Her a band with regional roots

Folk trio I’m With Her has a cool, local origin story, having gotten together in Telluride. Featuring musical heavy-hitters Aoife O’Donovan, Sarah Jarosz and Sara Watkins, the women are currently...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Who will win Durango Voice?

This year’s Durango Voice finalists will take the stage at Henry Strater Theatre on Saturday to show off a month’s worth of vocal coaching courtesy of judges Jill Holly, Bailey Barnes-Fagg, Andreas...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

The Weeknd, Bruno Mars to headline Lollapalooza in Chicago

CHICAGO – The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White and Arctic Monkeys will headline this year’s Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago. Travis Scott, The National, Vampire Weekend and Odesza also were...

DATE: March 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Shaquille O’Neal to hold EDM affair in Miami

ATLANTA – NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal will put his DJ skills on display at his own carnival-style event after a popular electronic dance music festival in Miami. O’Neal said that “Shaq’s Fun House”...

DATE: March 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Durango’s March musical madness: Concerts, recitals, an opera

Beginning tonight, music lovers have a chance to hear in one week’s time great choral works, a rarely performed Rossini opera and a full week of recitals dedicated to the music of J.S. Bach. If you...

DATE: March 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Cortez bands receive superior scores

The Cortez Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade bands received superior ratings at the Northwest New Mexico Music Educators Associate Large Group Evaluation. The evaluation was held at the...

DATE: March 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Band makes Celtic, bluegrass music meld

Fellowship of the Strings likes their music one part bluegrass and one part Celtic. Breaking away from the tradition of both will make them stand out at their first appearance at the annual Durango...

DATE: March 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music