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VOTE FOR MAMA

VOTE FOR MAMA

Every October, we celebrate the best of Modesto music at the Annual MAMA Awards. The best in local bands, music, venues, promoters and events are recognized each year since 2000. There is so much music talent and Modesto needs to be recognized as a city of live and local music. This year’s MAMA Awards will […]

By September 18, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Architecture Festival Sept 15-22

Architecture Festival Sept 15-22

Go Modesto Architecture Festival September 15-23, 2012 The 5th annual Modesto International Architecture Festival is 9 days of events, activities, movies, tours, talks, and workshops. Best of all, the Modesto Art Museum has a new meeting space, gallery, film lab in downtown Modesto. Events will be meeting at 1009 J St for the 2012 Festival. […]

By September 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.

Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.

InterView Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr When the moon is in the 7th house…. And Jupiter aligns with Mars.. The time was the Vietnam War. Campus protests were common and the summer of love was over. There was a feeling angst in the youth culture. (See August ModestoView, the Summer of Love) Out of […]

By September 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Art & Poetry of Modesto Architecture

Art & Poetry of Modesto Architecture

The Art and Poetry Walk of Modesto Architecture, September 16 at 1:00 p.m. The Modesto Architectural Poetry Contest 2012 poets will read their winning poems at eight locations of historic homes, starting at Graceada Park gazebo on September 16 at 1:00 p.m. It travels through central Modesto. Artists will be painting scenes of nine houses […]

By September 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
ArtView – September

ArtView – September

Art View By Jim Christiansen Art View – Jim Christiansen, September 2012 Modesto View. Art in the Garden comes up September 29. Tickets/maps are $20, with kids under 12 free. Venues included the Mistlin gallery, McHenry Mansion gift center, Deva, Galletto and seven homes in the Graceada Park and La Loma neighborhoods. 38 Central California […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
ChefView – Shop with a Chef

ChefView – Shop with a Chef

Chef View by Dana Johnson Shop with a Chef! Are you looking for inspiration in the kitchen? Anyone spending too much time preparing those over-used, predictable meals for their family, friends, and those must haveover guests? Come with me! Break the monotony of traveling down those gigantic supermarket aisles and get to know some new […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
RockabillyView – New Refuzniks CD

RockabillyView – New Refuzniks CD

RockabillyView By Jennifer Allsup Once,again Unity Music, Tony T. the Barber and guitarist/vocalist for The Pendletons and his lovely side kick Lauren T. did an amazing job with their Rockabilly, pin-up, Burlesque stage at XFest 2012. I want to thank them for doing a super fabulous job !! Can’t wait to for what they have […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
ZenView-Quiet Mind

ZenView-Quiet Mind

Mary Layton written by our longtime student Hector Hernandez. Focus: The Quiet Mind There are many thoughts and schools on achieving a meditative state. Aftersifting through libraries on this subject, you might find some common ideasabout meditation. The most prevalent concepts in reference to this journey of focus are: relaxation, breath, acknowledging but not attaching […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Blues & JazzView (photo coming)

Blues & JazzView (photo coming)

Blues and JazzView By Eric Benson More bright moments in store. I fell by a garden party fundraiser for the Forakis Memorial Music Scholarship party August 18th and was treated to great music for a good cause. One of the brightest moments was the Josh Rosenblum Band. Comprised of 4 young blood musicians that were […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
UrbanView – DOMZ Highschool Hero

UrbanView – DOMZ Highschool Hero

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez DOMZ “Highschool Hero” There is a new kid on the block! Still in high school and fresh off the plate, This young 17 year old Rapper is making wave in the sea full of MC’s, not on the radio, but on the world wide web. Perhaps his 33,000 + hits […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
FitView- Train Heavy

FitView- Train Heavy

FitView By Efren Martinez Train On The Heavy It was on one of my group rides when my friend Vernon Dupree showed up on his 36lb. 1974 Schwinn Varsity road bike. It caught my attention and I was thinking this guy will never be able to keep up with our high end, very light road […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Feinstein Visits Modesto

Feinstein Visits Modesto

Senator Dianne Feinstein spent time here in Modesto reviewing many important issues. It is good for our politicians to make Modesto and the central valley a priority. Modesto and the Central Valley need to be bold with our needs and issues to make sure that our voices are heard. Pictured here are Modesto Chamber Chairman, […]

By September 10, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Rick Derringer – Hoochie Koo!

Rick Derringer – Hoochie Koo!

When Rick Derringer was just 17, his band, The McCoys, recorded the No. 1 hit “Hang On Sloopy” and in the summer of 1965 managed to knock “Yesterday” by The Beatles off the top spot on the charts. In 1969, after four years of touring with the McCoys, Rick merged his talents with Johnny Winter […]

By September 7, 2012 0 Comments Read More →