James McMurtry | True American songwriter

One-of-a-kind country songwriter James McMurtry was at his home in Austin, Texas, passing time before his upcoming Rocky Mountain and Pacific Coast summer tour...

Phutureprimitive with Love and Light

April 1 | 10 p.m. MontBleu Resort | Stateline, Nev.

WinterWonderGrass Festival serenades Squaw Valley

As the sun set over the mountains on April 1, the 2nd Annual WinterWonderGrass Festival heated up. The Brothers Comatose killed it on the...

WinterWonderGrass | What makes bluegrass wonderful?

Seven years ago, Scotty Stoughton was driving from Colorado bound for a Los Angeles sailboat, when looking out over the lonesome wilds of Utah...

1993 and Everything After · Counting Crows soar onward

When Counting Crows released their seminal debut, “August and Everything After,” 23 years ago this month, they knew they were at the start of...

Lettuce

Originally from Boston, Lettuce is world-renowned funk septet formed from a variety of Berklee School of Music alumni. Berkeley jazz group Amendola vs. Blades...

Spiritual journey | Wanderlust brings yoga to the Sierra

By Tim Hauserman  |  All photos provided by Wanderlust Squaw Valley  ·     Courtesy Wanderlust Squaw Valley  · The Wanderlust Festival returns to its birthplace at Squaw...

DC Ervin

DC Ervin is an actor and writer, known for “Fifty Shades of Black,” “Gay Hunt” and “She Wins.” A second-generation comedian who gets a...

Tahoe Music & Festivals | Winter 2015-16

First ski runs have been made and the nights are cold, but these festivities are sure to warm the soul. Enjoy films that get...

Jeff Austin’s Promised Land

Jeff Austin walks in the door of his suburban Illinois home, drops his mandolin in the threshold and heads upstairs to give his 2-year-old...