Colorado Beauty: Valentine’s Day Beauty Tips

By Shawna McKeown

Seeing Red: Nail Inspiration

Love is swirling in the crisp Colorado air and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. This week let red be your inspiration. Historically the color red has been a symbol for courage and bravery and with Valentine’s Day only two weeks away, it’s time to take charge and get the date you desire.

No need to jump in the deep end and dawn your LED blinking heart embroidered sweater. Bring out your <a class="colorbox" href="http://303magazine.com/2014/08/skin-care-brushes/" …read more

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COMBO’s Grammy Watching Party // New Darlins at Herman’s

By Barb Dye

COMBO will be holding its Third Annual Grammy Watching Party on Sunday, February 8th at the SIE Film Center, 2510 East Colfax (just east of York Street – next door to the Tattered Cover Bookstore and Twist & Shout Records). NARAS (The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences) is on board and will be sending personalized gifts for us to give out again. Also helping out is AirShow Mastering, local NARAS members. We’ll …read more

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Sly Stone Wins Millions In Lawsuit // Colorado’s Melissa Benoist Will Play ‘Supergirl’

By Barb Dye

Sly Stone Wins Millions In Lawsuit After Being Nearly Homeless: Legendary funkmeister extraordinaire Sly Stone, the former front man of the iconic ’60s/’70s group Sly and the Family Stone, has struck it rich, after reportedly being awarded $5 million by a Los Angeles jury due to a lawsuit he filed back in 2010 against his ex-manager, Gerald Goldstein, and entertainment attorney, Glenn Stone. The lawsuit accused Stone’s former business associates of diverting and misappropriating …read more

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COMBO’s Grammy Watching Party // Song Contest Winners ‘New Darlins’ Show at Herman’s

By Barb Dye

COMBO will be holding its Third Annual Grammy Watching Party on Sunday, February 8th at the SIE Film Center, 2510 East Colfax (just east of York Street – next door to the Tattered Cover Bookstore and Twist & Shout Records). NARAS (The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences) is on board and will be sending personalized gifts for us to give out again. Also helping out is AirShow Mastering, local NARAS members. We’ll …read more

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Congratulations to the Brothers Roberson on Winning the National Country Showdown

By Barb Dye

As is the case with every National Final, the judges that are tasked with selecting the winner from among the five National Finalists have a tall order before them indeed.

JB Aaron, Marie Wise-Hawkins, Eli Tellor, Nate Kenyon and the Brothers Roberson performed as part of the 2014 Country Showdown National Final because of their having emerged victorious in the context of three, intense levels of competition at the local, state and regional level. Every one …read more

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Nominations Now Being Accepted for COMBO’s “Raddies”

By Barb Dye

COMBO will be honoring Colorado Musicians for their songwriting and music at our Grammy Watching Party on Sunday, February 8th at the Sie Film Center. We’re calling them the “Raddies” in reference to Colo-RAD-o and to the old ‘70s term, “That’s RAD, man!”

Send your nomination (shameless self-promotion is waaaaaaaayyyy acceptable!) to our editor at info@coloradomusic.org

So send us your favorite song or album [titles, please] from your favorite band. We’d prefer that these songs/albums be recorded …read more

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Colorado Company Seeks Rights to Names of Iconic Grand Canyon Lodges

By Barb Dye

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — To those who know and love the Grand Canyon, the names of its historic lodges are synonymous with the national park itself.

Phantom Ranch, Bright Angel Lodge, El Tovar — all bring to mind a place coveted worldwide for its sweeping views, river rapids and history told though layers of geology.

But the fate of those names is up for debate after a longtime Grand Canyon concessionaire applied to trademark them.

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Phillip Phillips Suing to Escape ‘Oppressive’ Idol Contract

By Barb Dye

According to a shocking new story by The Hollywood Reporter, American Idol Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips is suing 19 Entertainment to get out of his “oppressive,” “manipulative,” and “fatally conflicted” contract.

“I am very grateful for the opportunities provided to me through appearing on American Idol,” Phillips said in a statement. “The value that the fans and the show have given to my career is not lost on me. However, I have not felt that …read more

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Prayers for Cheers’ Soundman Brother Rob Bangert

By Barb Dye

Robert “Brother Rob” Bangert – is in the hospital. Sheila Byars reports that Brother Rob has something called Guillian-Barre Syndrome, where the body’s immune system attacks the central nervous system. He’s still in ICU but seems to be doing better now with treatment. Thank you all so much for the prayers and kind words of support!

Sheila says that “he is in good spirits, but still can’t move very good. The doctor said he will be …read more

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Dallas Taylor, Drummer for Crosby, Stills and Nash Passes at Age 66

By Barb Dye

Dallas Woodrow Taylor, Jr. (April 7, 1948 – January 18, 2015) was an American session drummer who played on several rock records of the 1960s and 1970s. He achieved some success first with 1960s band Clear Light, but is best known as the drummer on Crosby, Stills and Nash’s debut album, Crosby, Stills & Nash (1969) and their follow-up with Neil Young, Déjà Vu (1970) and was given a front-sleeve credit along with Motown bassist …read more

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