Category: Pickin’

TefView Runs Under Wine

TablEdit is a program for creating, editing, printing and listening to tablature and sheet music (standard notation) for guitar and other fretted, stringed instruments, including mandolin and bass. This is a very useful tool for those who are trying to learn a new instrumental tune.  Multiple instrument tracks can also be created; for instance, the…


Fort Collins Bluegrass and Old Time Music

Fort Collins sure has some great music flowing through its veins!  It surely is a mecca for Bluegrass music, and Old Time music is starting to become more prevalent too!  Check out a couple of local bands: The Horsetooth Mountain Rangers http://horsetoothmtnrangers.com http://www.reverbnation.com/horsetoothmountainrangers http://twitter.com/horsetoothmtnrg Cottonwood Grove, a Fort Collins Old Time Stringband http://cottonwoodgrove.wordpress.com/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cottonwood-Grove/163213323517 http://www.reverbnation.com/cottonwoodgrove…


Inauguration Party at Avogadro’s Number

Don’t miss the inauguration party for Obama in Fort Collins on Tuesday night.  It’s happening at Avogadro’s Number (http://www.avogadros.com/Inauguration.html) in Fort Collins, CO!  It’ll be a pot luc party with three bands providing entertainment. The Poudre River Irregulars 5:00 – 7:00 Inaugural Speech 7:00 – 7:30 The Montgomery Jazz Group 7:30 – 9:30 The Horsetooth…


New Years Eve Celebration TONIGHT at Avogadro’s Number

Looking for a fun way to bring in the new year? Join us at the New Year’s Eve Pot Luck Party tonight at Avogadro’s Number!  The Horsetooth Mountain Rangers will be playing from 7:00 – 8:30.  Bring a dish to share, bring your instrument, bring a friend, and come shake your booty! http://www.avogadros.com Hope to…


Horsetooth Mountain Rangers

The Horsetooth Mountain Rangers have become the regular Wednesday night house band down at Avogadro’s Number in Fort Collins, CO.  We usually play from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., and the long-standing Avo’s Bluegrass jam begins after that.  Amy Finders was there last night to take our photograph; she has recently become the webmaster for the…


Upcoming Shows | Week of May 7th, 2007

>> Casey Driessen is playing at the Swing Station in LaPorte on Wednesday. — $10 >> Brother Mule is playing this Thursday night at Avogadro’s Number at 8:00 pm. — $7.00 >> Also, check out this week’s film listing at the Lyric Cinema Cafe. —–===[ Be there or be a big fat fruitcake. ]===—–


Kristin Andreassen | Aoife O’Donovan

As my friend Eddie says, “If only it were possible to marry a voice…” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pxtwThZk2c