June 13th, 2018
Pandas & People
Formed in 2013, Pandas & People have quickly gained popularity across northern Colorado and beyond. This four-man band blends traditional folk with modern rock to create their signature sound of moving lyrics and edgy rhythms. Pandas & People have grabbed the attention of celebrated performers, including Twenty One Pilots and The Doobie Brothers, and have been named “Best Folk Band in Colorado” and “Best Americana Act” by Westword Magazine.
June 20th, 2018
Danielle Ate the Sandwich
A Lagoon favorite, Fort Collins native Danielle Ate the Sandwich gained popularity by posting simple YouTube videos that showcased her ukulele prowess, sweet vocals, thoughtful lyrics and unique personality. She has since wowed audiences across the world and has even recorded the Emmy-nominated soundtrack of the HBO documentary film, Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson.
June 27th, 2018
Dubbing themselves as the “Carhartt-wearing, hard-working, industrial beer-drinking” kind of band, Strange Americans gets straight to the point with raw, traditional rock ‘n’ roll. The five band members have been busy throughout the past decade, releasing three full-length records and a seven-inch vinyl that showcase their powerful sound.
July 11th, 2018
Equally Challenged combines expert songcraft, vocal harmony and a pocket groove for a unique funk rock sound. Band members include Jesse Turner, Paul Maley, Dan Kozlowski, Garrett Evans and Ian Wurst, each of whom have contributed to the northern Colorado music scene individually before forming Equally Challenged.
July 18th, 2018
A celebrated Nashville country artist and third round finalist on NBC’s The Voice, Jake Gill is passing through Fort Collins during his 2018 tour. Gill grew up listening to classic country music and strives to emanate the powerful songwriting styles he has always loved. He has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in country music, including Jake Owen, Easton Corbin and Chris Cagle, and has even performed for more than 50,000 people when opening for Jason Aldean.
July 25th, 2018
Although this indie-rock trio hails from Colorado, Edison has captured the hearts of fans across the nation. The band includes singer and guitarist Sarah Slaton, multi-instrumentalist Dustin Morris, and Grammy-nominated guitarist Maxwell Hughes (formerly of The Lumineers). This trio has toured for over a year and has performed at major music festivals, including SXSW, CMJ Music Marathon and Folk Alliance International.
August 1st, 2018
The Jakarta Band
Based out of Denver, The Jakarta Band boasts an old school funk, disco and R&B sound. Led by frontman Isaac Points, the nine-member band knows just which grooves will get audiences up and dancing. Points brings more than 35 years of experience to the stage and has played with national legends, including Chuck Berry and Tony Bennett.
August 8th, 2018
The Wendy Woo Band
A celebrated northern Colorado artist, Wendy Woo lights up the stage with her energetic personality, musical skills and spirited songwriting. Her talent has earned her many honors, including Westword Music Awards “Singer/Songwriter of the Year” five times. She has also had the pleasure of performing with some of the nation’s most famous artists, including Brad Paisley, Carly Simon, James Taylor, Counting Crows and more.