Downtown Lowdown

Bryant Liggett covers the hottest music acts in Durango

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Downtown Lowdown: The 10 best albums of 2015

There are always going to be lots of musicians making shitty music. There will always be fewer...

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Downtown Lowdown: Ska band Oatie Paste still finding crowds here

Durango’s love affair with ska is certainly no secret, with its biggest ska export...

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Magi Nation puts a local, Durango spin on reggae

The level of reggae fandom is often void of a gray area. For some, it’s a genre...

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Downtown Lowdown: ’Tis the season for sucky music (and the few who get Christmas tunes right)

Welcome to the holiday season and all its baggage that makes this equally the most joyous and...

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Glories of the longest-running open mic night in Durango

As long as people have been playing music, there’s been a space for letting people...

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Downtown Lowdown: Six Dollar String Band show is not your father’s hoedown

There’s a rumor going around that Durango’s a bluegrass town. Sure, the...

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Fort Knox Five: D.J.s are performers, and laptops and turntables are instruments

The music-supporting community is nuts about the D.J. scene. Despite loads of criticism,...