Fort Collins

Listen: Colorado’s Sound of Ceres shares “Hand Of Winter”

Sound of Ceres is the new project by Fort Collins' Candy Claws and Apples in Stereo frontman Robert Schneider. Ahead of the group's debut album, "Nostalgia for Infinity" (out on March 4 via Joyful Noise Recordings), the band has released the new single "Hand Of Winter." Related: Sound of Ceres releases video for "Bryn Marina" "Hand Of Winter" is low-tempo, almost formless electronica.

Nadalands might be Fort Collins’ best-kept musical secret

Add John Lindenbaum to the list of Colorado songwriters whose new output threatens to torpedo his under-the-radar status. The 38-year-old, who previously fronted Bay Area act Rust Belt Music and still plays in the stripped-down duo Lonelyhearts, has lately focused on Nadalands — a solo project that has grown over the past year with bassist Matt Schild (The Morning Clouds) and drummer Benjamin Buttice (Sour Boy, Bitter Girl).

Live review: Underground Music Showcase (UMS), Day 2

Friday's sweltering heat did little to dampen Day 2 of the 11th annual Underground Music Showcase. The UMS, as it's been known the past few years, welcomed another eager crop of local and national acts — and fans — to 16 stages along the retail- and bar-heavy strip of South Broadway.