Kane moves up in Aggie organization — Long-time Marquee contributor Cornelia Kane, who wrote her first story for the magazine in 2003, has recently been appointed as the head publicist for the Aggie Theatre in Fort Collins. Kane, who in addition to contributing to The Marquee, books shows under the moniker Semi vs. Diner, has been a bartender at the Aggie for several years, and also works down the street at the crispy-crunchy CD/smoke shop Rock N’ Robins. Congrats Cornelia!
Evolution of the Rock Concert — Denver’s own Band Guru, Mark Bliesener, and University of Colorado Denver will present “The Evolution of the Rock Concert” at the Tivoli Center in Denver on November 12. The panel will take a historic, cultural and economic look at the state of today’s multi-billion dollar touring industry, how it’s evolved and where it might be headed. The panel is star-studded with legendary promoter Barry Fey, Monolith Music Festival director Matt Fecher, Planet Bluegrass director Craig Ferguson, AEG Live VP Brent Fedrizzi, and Big Head Todd and the Monsters drummer Brian Nevin all contributing to the Q&A. Famed rock journalist, author and radio personality G. Brown will be the panel’s moderator. The discussion starts at 12:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.