COMBO is about the LOVE of Music. Our mission is to assist musicians with the ins & outs of the music industry. We offer guidance and advice to help musicians advance their careers whether it been in writing, performing, teaching, or recording and sound engineering! Our articles represent some phase of the music business that could effect musicians – all musicians – everywhere. Our motto: Elevate Your Musical State!
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Get the full stories on COMBO’s website under the heading “Talent Needed”:
● Durango Songwriters Expo: A Virtual Song Submission Opportunity…
● Cervantes Looking for Designer for their Merchandise
● Fort Collins Music Association Wants Your Input – See “Talent Needed” on website
Check out COMBO’s Calendar for Upcoming Events:
Events – August 2020
Fr-Su, 7th – 9th – Colorado Black Arts Festival virtual experience! Online! – See “Events”
Mo, 24th – COMBO General Meeting – via ZOOM – See Events – 7:00 p.m.
27th – 30th – Tarab Retreat – Colorado Springs – http://www.megyork.com
Artists – August 2020
Sa, 8th – Cary Morin – Live From the Launching Pad at Facebook and YouTube: 7:00 p.m.
We, 12th – Cary Morin – Live From Maple Street at Facebook and YouTube: 3:00 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/CaryMorinBlues/
Fr, 14th – Laurie Dameron at Upslope Brewery, 1501 Lee Hill Dr., [north] Boulder, CO – 6-8 pm
Events – September 2020
Sa, Su – 4th & 5th – FoCoMX 12 (postponed date from May) – See “Events” for details
BELL RINGERS: Previous article ringing a bell? Look for it on COMBO’s Website!
● Warning Signs of Suicide 1-800-273-TALK
● How to Take Care of Your Mental Health During a Pandemic
● COMBO’s YouTube Channel Features Videos From Our Meetings and Friends
● Updates to the COMBO Resource Pages – List Your Business – Free!
● Congratulations to Cary Morin on His Upcoming Release, Dockside Saints, on August 7th
● COMBO Meeting: A Discussion of the Lack of Diversity on the Booking/Buying Side of the Colorado Music Industry
● Colorado Launches Investigation Into the Use of Ketamine in Light Of Elijah McClain Case
● R.E.M., Rolling Stones, Elton John and Dozens of Artists Send Letter Demanding End to Unauthorized Political Use of Music
● Local Musician Paul Haugen Passes
● Peter Green, co-Founder of Fleetwood Mac, Dies
● Neil Young Rips President Trump for Using ‘Free World’ Like It’s His ‘Theme Song’
● Antero Hall at Eck’s Saloon Is Finally Open With Live Music
● Richard Butler talks Psychedelic Furs’ comeback album, the real story of ‘Pretty in Pink’
● The Chainsmokers called ‘straight up irresponsible’ after crowd packs in for charity concert // New York concert to be investigated over ‘egregious’ social-distancing violations, Cuomo says
● R.I.P. Malik B., The Roots Co-Founder Dies at 47
● How Colorado Concert Venues Plan to Make a Comeback
● The House Of Representatives Introduces The ENCORE Act To Help Independent Music Venues Survive The Pandemic
● Hundreds gather for Mexican bull riding, concert in Weld County
● Denver hip-hop artists team up for powerful protest song, “I Can’t Breathe (Again),” filmed amid local protests