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…

California Blog

California Blog We are off to the golden state for ten days to learn what other municipalities are doing to support live and local music and musicians. We are heading west on I-40 through Windslow, Flagstaff and Kingman, on to Barstow and then south to San Bernadino, LA and Santa…