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Valuable Collectibles: NOCO Vinyl

Tim Van Schmidt. | New SCENE Recently, I received a message from longtime NOCO drummer and percussionist Bob St. John. St. John and "Utah" guitarist and songwriter Mike McGuffey formed the duo Utah St. John, playing live gigs in the…

Toast of the Nation 2022

As we mark another 365 days around the sun, it is time to reflect and celebrate gloriously. This year we have a lot to be thankful for, including our ability to enjoy live music again. For our annual Toast of the Nation party, we…

Why am I eating crow today

I'm trying to remember exactly how it all started and why. Some details are unclear, as the accumulation of reasons have collided and worsened each other over the course of about 14 years. I think it started at least in part because of…