California Blog-On to Pasadena

On to Pasadena The city of Pasadena is known for the Rose Bowl, the Tournament of Roses, the Rose Bowl and DooDah parades. It is a beautiful place, with mild weather year-round and artistic influences from many cultures. There is the annual Chalk Festival where artists create incredible masterpieces on…

California Blog/Flagstaff

We're traveling through Arizona and New Mexico studying how some municipalities help to support live music and the music community. This stop, Flagstaff, Arizona Black Bart’s is a steakhouse surrounded by an RV park in the middle of Flagstaff. Pretty ordinary sounding, but for over thirty-five years they have collaborated…