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Sean McAlindin

Sean McAlindin
Sean McAlindin is a writer, musician and educator based in Truckee. When he's not drafting new story ideas, he can be found jamming with his Celtic bluegrass band, Lost Whiskey Engine, hiking for a local back-country powder stash or hanging out with his daughter, Penelope.

Hangtown Music Festival features three days of music

What I love about quintessential American rock ‘n’ roll bands is that they still haven’t forgotten that commitment and perseverance are the fundamentals to...

George Lopez: Voice of Comic Reason

George Lopez has always been one to tell it how it is – but with his own personal twist. The comedian, actor and entrepreneur will...

Switchbacks & sunsets on Sawtooth

A powerful late summer thunderstorm rolled through the Truckee River valley on a mid-September afternoon. As I drove through downtown Truckee, the fire department...

The Shins | Indie Pop Perfection

“Do you ever get tired of something because it’s just everywhere?” asks The Shins frontman James Mercer. “Then you start to see all the...

The Wonderful World of Victor Wooten

When I got a hold of five-time Grammy winner Victor Wooten, he was driving through Nashville, Tenn., to pick up his teenaged kids. He...

Moondog Matinee: Reno Garage Rock at Its Finest

In late 2015, Reno hard-rock stalwarts Moondog Matinee released both a live EP and full-length studio album. The recordings demonstrate the raw, emotional power...

American Folksinger Willie Watson | at Lost Sierra Hoedown

The first song on Willie Watson’s new compilation of traditional American songs entitled, “Folksinger Vol. 2,” is one that was popularized by the Grateful...

Swan Lake | Ever-Enchanting Classic

“When ‘Swan Lake’ was first done, it was a complete flop because they didn’t get it,” says A.V.A. Ballet Theatre founder and artistic director...

California Dreaming with Jamestown Revival

Jonathan Clay had just returned home from a two-week tour through Colorado that culminated in a performance at the legendary Red Rocks with Trombone...

Insight through Poetry | How ARC Creates Leaders

Just days into her first backpacking expedition through the snowy Lost Sierra, Daisy Sanchez was almost ready to give up. “There was so much weight...


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