The Changing Colors have been one of our favorite local bands here at The Big Something for the last couple of years . Their debut album, Ghost of Red Mountain (see our 2009 post about it and listen to 3 songs HERE, and buy the album from Blank Tape Records HERE), a beautiful concept album based on the story of Emma Crawford (of the coffin race fame in Manitou).

The band of brothers stopped by the KRCC studios a few days ago to play a couple new songs from their untitled record in progress in advance of their show this weekend at the Triple Nickel with Laura Gibson and Constellation of Cars. (Many thanks to Conor and Ian Bourgal for dropping by and their kind indulgence in the production of the video!)

Saturday, January 15, 8:00 – 11:30 p.m.
Triple Nickel Tavern, 26 S Wahsatch Ave, Colorado Springs, (719) 477-9555
$5 Advance at the Triple Nickel/$8 at the door
Online Tickets HERE

 

2 Responses to New Songs from The Changing Colors

  1. Gerhard says:

    What a GREAT band!

    Their music is beautiful and their lyrics are sincere—AND they are LOCAL.

    I hope that Changing Colors will be the ‘break out’ band that we need so desperately here. Could they be the beginning of a newly inspired music scene here, in El Paso County?

    Thanks for posting them, Big Something.

  2. […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Craig Richardson, KRCC. KRCC said: New Songs from The Changing Colors: The Changing Colors have been one of our favorite local bands here at The Bi… http://bit.ly/hhludF […]

News

AFP/Getty Images
August 27, 2015 | NPR · “It kind of broke the system,” says Jake Fisher, director of the magazine’s auto test division. Tesla’s stock rose 8 percent Thursday.
 

August 27, 2015 | NPR · Law enforcement agencies in North Dakota are now allowed to operate drones armed with “less than lethal” weapons.
 

YouTube
August 27, 2015 | NPR · SuperPAC Priorities USA Action released a digital ad blasting Republican candidates for their heated rhetoric on immigration. It’s a small campaign for now, but it sends a clear message.
 

Arts & Life

Courtesy of IFC Films
August 27, 2015 | NPR · The latest from director Alex Ross Perry stars Elisabeth Moss in the story of a woman who spends a very hard week in a very isolated place.
 

Courtesy of Oscilloscope Laboratories
August 27, 2015 | NPR · Brazilian filmmaker Anna Muylaert’s comedy suggests that to look at a society’s political health, you look at the way the help is treated — like the housekeeper at the story’s center.
 

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment
August 27, 2015 | NPR · Zac Efron is little more than a good-looking void in this story of dance music in the San Fernando Valley, but the film is intermittently engaging as a medley of themes and genres.
 

Music

Courtesy of the artist
August 28, 2015 | NPR · New music from Joy Orbison, one of the leading lights of the U.K. garage and house revivals, plus more dance tracks for the waning days of summer in our monthly mix.
 

Courtesy of the artist
August 27, 2015 | NPR · When you have a hit like “Call Me Maybe,” there’s no escaping the pressure to follow strong. Jepsen says the moody shimmer of her new LP, Emotion, emerged only after she’d written more than 200 songs.
 

AFP/Getty Images
August 27, 2015 | NPR · Senegalese percussionist Doudou N’Diaye Rose has died at age 85. He mastered his local drum language and brought it to the world, creating rhythms for the likes of Miles Davis and the Rolling Stones.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab