Category: Music

Reliving Janis

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Janis Joplin came onto the national music scene like a flash in a pan, making an everlasting impact on rock music in what amounted to …

In good company

By Zach Hagadone
Reader Staff

Isabelle Stillman’s sound is described as “a tapestry of her love of family, the confusion of growing up, the reality of being a woman in …

Party like it’s 2019

By Zach Hagadone
Reader Staff

It’s one thing to admire the musical oeuvre and sartorial style of iconic pop-rocker Prince, and another thing entirely to imitate him. Many have tried, …

Sound and color

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Growing up in Ventura, Calif., Berto Boyd remembers being surrounded by creative and talented people. He also recalls how drugs and gangs were becoming more …

How to listen to live music

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

If you’ve read the headline and thought, “Duh, you just listen to it, bro,” you’re missing the point. Furthermore, this article is probably going to …

A festive fall week

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

Fall is a festive time in North Idaho. Here are a few worthy events to put on your calendar as those pages turn ever-nearer winter.

Bound for big shoulders

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

It’s tough saying goodbye to good people, especially when they leave Sandpoint’s tight-knit music community. When local musician and award-winning beertender Samantha Carston announced she …

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