Category Archives: Modern Country

Weekly 20 Songs: 13 November 2014

Weekly playlists are back!!! I am never sure how many people ever listen to the songs I list on these posts, but I like making them, and I need more new music in my life again, which was what the … Continue reading

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Music Notes- September 27

I know about way more music (and book) stuff than ever makes it into blog posts, so here’s some of what caught my attention today wrt music news- Neil Byrne’s new youtube video- “I Can’t Tell You Why” (Eagles Cover) … Continue reading

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Ravenblog: The Sad State of Country

Several people have commented in the past few months on the sad current state of mainstream country music. Last year I was so completely immersed in local music, in the amazing, growing Fort Collins music scene in particular, that I … Continue reading

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30 Days of Favorites (Colorado) Day 4: Patti Fiasco

For Day 4 of this series I chose one of my favorite Colorado country rock/alt country bands, Patti Fiasco. First, there is no “Patti” in this band. Patti Fiasco is Alysia Kraft-Vocals, Guitar Dee Tyler-Vocals, Guitar Scott Clabby- Drums Niles … Continue reading

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Great Singer-Songwriters of Northern Colorado

Danielle Ate the Sandwich, Justin Roth, John Mieras and Lara Ruggles came together tonight to play a show together, as in all 4 of them on stage all at the same. They sang harmonies for each other, played percussion and … Continue reading

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Top 5 Songs I Will Miss When I Leave FoCo

[This post was also added to a new site called Bubblews, so if you’ve been on that site it might seem a bit familiar.] I’m sure there will be lots of great music waiting for me in Pueblo, but there … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Feb 22

It’s been a little while since the last one of these songlist posts. There are over 1000 songs already on past songlists, so I’m sure most of my readers have not yet heard most of those songs, but it is … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Feb 1

This past month I made a whole $5, which offset the cost of my sodas when I was out at Avogadro’s Number, but obviously won’t cover groceries, let alone rent. So, while I am too stubborn to give up on … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Jan 5

All last year (2013) there were jibes and full-blown articles griping at the poor quality and limited scope of modern country music. And, all last year I was happily immersed in the local and emerging music scenes where country music … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Dec 29

The year is almost over, and here is the last Ravenmount 20-song playlist for 2013. These lists will continue until Ravenmount is no more, or until I run out of music to list, so hopefully these will continue forever. Next … Continue reading

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