Arts & Entertainment

Pink Floyd anthem redone for Iranians

NEW YORK – The Pink Floyd rock music classic “Another Brick in the Wall” has been transformed by a Canadian band to reflect contempt young Iranians have for their government.The song replaces the...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Abbey menu offers huge variety

No, the Herald has not crossed over into the fortune-cookie business. Just call it good advice for concertgoers because the Abbey Theatre has got a great lineup of nationally touring acts this weekend whose names may not be of the household variety – with one notable exception.

DATE: Aug. 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

San Juan Symphony set for 25th season

The San Juan Symphony’s 25th season, “Celebration: Then & Now,” will begin Sept. 18 with a free concert at San Juan College in Farmington. The first Durango performance will be a family concert...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Festival concludes with splashing final weekend

Memories of camping during a rainstorm came flooding back during Music in the Mountains’ final weekend. Saturday night’s concert went forward under cloudy skies that turned into a downpour. The...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

A day in the sun

Michael Franti addresses the crowd in between songs Sunday at Three Springs where he performed with his band Spearhead.

DATE: Aug. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Music festival to finish season in style

Music in the Mountains will close its 24th season this weekend with two concerts featuring the Festival Orchestra in all its glory at Durango Mountain Resort.The final weekend begins tonight in...

DATE: July 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

House party

DATE: July 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Shards of musical sunlight

Heavy clouds, the threat of rain, and a lightning bolt or two. Uncertain weather provided the perfect overture for a program consisting of two big Romantic era works Sunday night in the Community...

DATE: July 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Three Springs braces for thousands

An estimated crowd of 3,000 or more will be on hand Sunday when Michael Franti & Spearhead play an outdoor show at Three Springs in Grandview. One of the highest-energy performers going, Franti...

DATE: July 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

When it comes to music, free is best

I like summertime in Durango. There’s plenty to do in the day in the form of social recreation, and even more to do at night, also in the form of social recreation. I’m in the fortunate position to...

DATE: July 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

For Music in Mountains, gang's all here

Few emotions generate excitement like genuine anticipation – witness a child's behavior on about Dec. 23 if you don't believe it – and so it is for Music in the Mountains fans who have waited two...

DATE: July 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Why would anyone mess with Texas?

Can someone explain to me why Texas remains the go-to state for ridicule? Sure, it’s provided a handful of terrible politicians, and people claim they pollute the vacation world with bad driving...

DATE: July 15, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music