Category Archives: Fort Collins

Ravenblog: Fierce Bad Rabbit, Virus Shawls and Louis L’Amour

I’ve been listening to far too many audiobooks lately. They are nice because they leave my hands free to crochet, but they are also annoyingly slow compared to just reading the books myself. It took over 10 hours to listen … Continue reading

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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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Quartet for the End of Time, by Messiaen

This lovely, very modern sounding work, more jazz than classical, is one of the nice things that emerged out of the ugliness of WW2. Olivier Messiaen composed this piece for the 4 instruments that were available in the German POW … Continue reading

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Ravenmount 2.0

I will most definitely be reading and writing about books that relate to the music and entertainment world. I’ll be seeking out biographies, histories, memoirs, and fiction that address the music world in some way, and posting book reviews on this blog for them. … I will also still be reviewing music, and I’m starting up my weekly spotify playlists and other weekly music posts…. Continue reading

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Ravenmount Playlist: April 20th

It feels like I have been gone from the Internet a lot longer than just a couple weeks. It has been about a month since I posted a new playlist, which is a crazy thought considering that last year I … 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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Showcase Spotlight- Brooke Reiss/ Barbarosa

I was very excited to be able to have my dear friend Brooke Reiss play for my first music showcase this month. Even more exciting- she will be joined by her friend Jordan Twigg, and they will be playing as … Continue reading

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In Brief- These Bashful Claws

If you need some new Fort Collins music to fall in love with, check out the talented Mr. Charlie O’Neil and/or his new band┬áThese Bashful Claws.┬áThis excellent new duo act has been appearing lately as a fairly regular habit at … Continue reading

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