Author Archive

Jake Sorich

Jake Sorich

One of the most exciting parts of the Montana Folk Festival this weekend is that it welcomes a collection of artists that people in Montana, and the Pacific Northwest for that matter, may never have heard before live in person. And, not just any music but a mixture of traditional …

After speaking with Harrod Blank, he gave me several cool photos showing some of the weird and wild vehicles that will be on display during the Montana Folk Festival in Butte. Thank you Harrod! All photos are courtesy Mr. Blank and the Montana Folk Festival. 🙂 [Best_Wordpress_Gallery gallery_type=”image_browser” theme_id=”1″ gallery_id=”4″ …

The internet is about to get burninated again. In an interview with the Jeff Rubin Podcast, which you can listen to above,  Homestar Runner creator Matt Chapman talked about how after a surprisingly huge public response from the April Fools update to the popular flash-based comic, which had been dormant …

With the Montana Folk Festival’s theme this year being “The Culture of the Car,” festival director George Everett and the festival committee found it to be a great opportunity to reach out to art car enthusiasts, led by filmmaker Harrod Blank. Blank has done two films about this rare and …

  For the past nearly 20 years, Philip Gibbs has been on the road doing what he describes as chasing down the “magic” that is singing and writing his own music. On Thursday, Gibbs performs his set of country/blues/folk tunes at Machinery Row. The free show starts at 8 p.m. …

This weekend Uptown Butte transforms itself into a hotbed of music, art, culture and entertainment during the annual Montana Folk Festival. And it’s all free. The gigantic music festival is Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The theme this year is “Culture of the Car.” Organizers are expecting at least 150,000 people to …

Lastly, here are some photos by Mr. Ace Winterrowd from the 2014 Great Falls Independence Day Parade. And, if you haven’t, check out my post from yesterday about the parade, too. You can see that here. And lastly, be sure to check out more of Ace’s fantastic photography at his …

Big thanks to Mr. Ace Winterrowd for sharing his great photos. This gallery, as the headline explains, is from the Choteau Rodeo. And, if you haven’t yet, check out Ace’s site www.greatfallsmusic.com [Best_Wordpress_Gallery gallery_type=”image_browser” theme_id=”1″ gallery_id=”2″ sort_by=”order” order_by=”asc” show_search_box=”0″ search_box_width=”180″ image_browser_width=”800″ image_browser_title_enable=”1″ image_browser_description_enable=”1″ thumb_click_action=”undefined” thumb_link_target=”undefined” popup_fullscreen=”0″ popup_autoplay=”0″ popup_width=”800″ popup_height=”500″ popup_effect=”fade” …

My friend the talented photographer Ace Winterrowd took a huge collection of photos featuring some of the sights of Independence Day around Northcentral Montana. This is the first of three galleries I will post, this one featuring some of my favorite shots from the evening’s fireworks display. Also, be sure …