Dead Winter Carpenters releases best album yet

From the first bluesy Telecaster strains of the new Dead Winter Carpenters album, “Washoe,” I knew that Tahoe’s favorite “local band done good” had...

Soulful pop & rock at Cargo

Lake Street Dive, a four-piece Brooklyn-based band, is on fire with their strong, richly textured vocals and powerful musical talent that is creating sounds...

Authentic rock ‘n’ roll with a whole lot of blues

The Record Company, a bluesy rock and roll trio from L.A. is rocking a classic sound for the present day and by the looks...

Celebrate winter at SnowFest!

  Polar Bear Swim | Photos courtesy SnowFest!    Also on this issue: Sierra Stories: A history of SnowFest! Thursday, March 3 Opening Ceremonies & Queen Coronation 5-9 p.m. | Gar...

Ski music pioneer releases “I Love KT”

  More than 30 years after modern ski music was born with the release of his 1985 vinyl EP, “Ski Patrol,” local Tahoe-based snow reporter,...

Mountain Festival celebrates human power

The Alpenglow Mountain Festival returns with a nine-day celebration of human-powered mountain sports, events, clinics, equipment demos, presentations, film and more from Feb. 20...

Prom scene arrives early in Tahoe

Did you miss your prom? Maybe it it’s a distant memory or maybe you’d like a do over? Apparently February is prom time in...

Burning Man: 199 days & counting

Ticket information released, finally As of this issue’s publication date, Burning Man is 199 days away. By January, tickets have usually already sold out, but...

Brian Wilson coming to Tahoe

      Brian Wilson will be coming to Tahoe as part of his world tour on Oct. 14 at Harrah’s in Stateline, Nev. Wilson has announced...

MC Yogi Blending hip-hop and yoga

MC Yogi brings a unique mix of hip-hop to the world. His upbeat music merges with lyrics steeped in eastern mysticism, yogic philosophy and...