Behind the scenes at the Mountain Home Country Music Festival
By Amy Story Larson
Late in July, drivers cresting Highway 20’s hill near Pine, Idaho, can often be seen doing a double take. There [...]
Celeste Bolin's many lives
By Zach Kyle
Anybody who’s taken one of Celeste Bolin’s dance classes with music blaring and bodies pumping and sweat flowing knows she’s [...]
‘Idaho’ Author Emily Ruskovich
By Ellie Rodgers
“A place belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most obsessively, wrenches it from itself, shapes it, renders [...]
The art of Rachel Teannalach
By Ellie Rodgers
For the last three years, artist Rachel Teannalach has taken her paints and brushes outdoors, creating a daily visual journal, [...]
Jim Cockey is an Idaho original
By Cheryl Haas
Jim Cockey, a Boise-based composer known for his innovative symphonic works, followed a long and winding musical road before he [...]
Filmmaking takes off in the Treasure Valley
By Karen Day
The first thing Clint Eastwood said to me was, “Your pants have holes in them.” We faced off on a [...]
Boise Art Museum Turns 80
By Amy Story Larson
I can’t imagine Boise without the Boise Art Museum,” said Kathleen Keys, Boise State University’s Art Department Chair, “It’s a [...]
Eric Garcia takes the baton at the Philharmonic
By Cheryl Haas
Under the baton of new music director Eric Garcia, the Boise Philharmonic has already begun to soar, delivering season openers [...]
Boise's hidden gem
By Cheryl Haas
Remember the old hit, “Don’t Play Anything Mellow at the Whiskey” by Loggins and Messina? It was the penultimate musicians’ [...]
Photographer Angie Smith documents the stories of refugees
By Kelcie Moseley | Photography by Angie Smith
As photographer Angie Smith stood on stage at the Treefort Music Festival in March discussing the interview she had had [...]