SpokesBUZZ Blog

Promoting the Global Visibility of Fort Collins Sound and Culture.

The Buzzword: Sweet Release

Mid-October in SpokesBUZZ land is absolutely out of control — so many special events and new releases are on the docket this week (and next) that you all had better pace yourselves. Or don’t. You’re young and spry. You’ll be fine. Though by the end of October, Welcome to Deathville might be more than just…

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The Magnolia Sessions: Qbala – August 13

Good news! If you missed our first-ever Magnolia Sessions (house party/video viewing/artist-meet-and-greet) you can join us for our August edition at the historic Montezuma Fuller House at 226 W. Magnolia St. in Fort Collins. If you were there for our July session with Elise Wunder, please come see us again in August … and bring friends! Our August party and…

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The Buzzword: August and Everything After

Having survived The UMS (which was SO. FUN!), this week we give July the boot. Never fear, though — there is plenty going on for our SpokesBUZZ bands as summer continues. In fact, this last week of July/first week in August is pretty much insane, and beyond that … it only gets busier. Here are some…

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The Buzzword: ‘Merica, Marquis and Magnolias

July is here, with a holiday weekend hot on its heels … and we thought it would be a perfect time to bring back our weekly blog highlighting some upcoming SpokesBUZZ shows. Here are few things to see, you can always check out our SpokesBUZZ calendar online for more events and details: As the weekend…

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The Magnolia Sessions: SpokesBUZZ House Party Premiere!

Last winter, SpokesBUZZ moved our Old Town Fort Collins offices from the basement of Cohere into a historic house on Magnolia Street known as the Montezuma Fuller House. The short move not only gives us more elbow room for our growing staff, it provides us with the perfect place to entertain friends, musicians and other community members….

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Cinemusico: This is Spinal Tap

You know how we like music, right? Right. Well, here at SpokesBUZZ we also have a longstanding love affair with film. Particularly, movies that are about music, and videos that make songs visual. So on this, Oscars Eve, we think it’s fitting to remind you that we’re bringing back Cinemusico — our music-meets-movies event series that…

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The Buzzword: What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?

If you’re not busy watching Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon-Levitt cover Nancy Wilson (but not *that* Nancy Wilson), we have a number of New Year’s Eve recommendations for you music lovers and merrymakers. Like: a really really lot, like you have no reason to stay at home moping and/or strumming a ukelele unless you’re into that….

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The Buzzword: Electing to Rock

Whether you rocked the vote or the vote rocked you, it’s already been a noisy early November. Why not unplug from the political posturing and get absorbed in something far more interesting? We have a few suggestions, naturally: Eldren didn’t play a Halloween show but that’s probably because they were aiming for more of a Ween…

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The Buzzword: Glee!dren, Gone West and What’s Cookin’

West-Southwest-Northwest Everybody’s back from BandSwap, but a couple SpokesBUZZ artists are headed out West on the road this week — Qbala is off on a southwestern Colorado mini-tour that includes Durango and Cortez, while Grant Farm heads to the Pacific Northwest to say hello to Portland and Seattle before heading down to California. Whaaaa? Eldren … for…

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What we need to keep going.

Last week we had a Fierce Bad Rabbit show at Road 34, a Musketeer Gripweed Show at Hodis and Peace Officer did a small tour through Steamboat and Carbondale.  Fierce Bad Rabbit sold out, Musketeer Gripweed had 300 paid covers and low and behold, Peace Officer had a show in Steamboat at The Ghost Ranch…

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