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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • List: Select area museums will open doors for free on Saturday

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    Smithsonian magazine will once again provide folks with free admission to museums around the country. The 10th annual Museum Day Live! is Saturday. Local participating museums include Miramont Castle, ProRodeo Hall of Fame & Museum of the American Cowboy, May Natural History...

  • Gordon Lightfoot knows what's expected

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    7:30 p.m. Monday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $43-$68;
520-7469, Gordon Lightfoot knows what his fans want: the cream of the crop. The longtime performer is famous for his extensive playbook of beloved folk and pop songs from the 1960s and '70s,...

  • New chili variety pops at Pueblo's Loaf 'N Jug Chile and Frijoles Festival

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    There's a new pepper on the block at this year's Loaf 'N Jug Chile and Frijoles Festival in Pueblo. It's called the Pueblo Popper and was born from one scientist's craving for a stuffed chili pepper minus the soggy bottom, says Rod Slyhoff, president of the Pueblo Chamber of Commerce...

  • Colorado Springs tour invites the art-curious to step into a professional artist's studio

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Twenty artists in 13 locations, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, find maps online, free; info@pikespeak, Here's your chance to investigate the workings of professional artists in their natural habitat. The 11th Pikes Peak Studio Tour will...

  • Take this song and Grass It Up

    Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Presented by Gold Hill Mesa Concert Series, beer and wine available, 4-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Gold Hill Mesa, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive, free; 633-2202, Alabama's loss is Colorado's gain. The popular bluegrass band Grass It Up started in Alabama. Two...

  • Local A&E news

    Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    New Colorado poet laureate Gov. John Hickenlooper recently announced the appointment of Joseph Hutchison as Colorado's new poet laureate. Hutchison is a Colorado native and lives in Indian Hills. He graduated from the University of Northern Colorado and holds a Master of Fine Arts in...

  • Blog: Free museum admission Saturday, Sept. 27

    Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Next Saturday you can get indulge your inner historian during the 10th annual Museum Day Live! (The exclamation mark is theirs, not mine, though it is exciting.) Smithsonian magazine will once again provide free admission to select museums around the country, including four local...

  • WATCH: Monument's Miguel Dakota misses out on $1M 'America's Got Talent' payday

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Rhode Island magician Mat Franco was the big winner of NBC's "America's Got Talent" TV show finale on Wednesday. Local fan favorite Miguel Dakota, a 22-year-old singer-songwriter from Monument, finished last out of six finalists, much to the disappointment of the booing crowd at...

  • WATCH: Was Miguel Dakota's 'Billie Jean' enough to win 'America's Got Talent?'

    Updated: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Monument musician Miguel Dakota returned to his solo singer songerwriter roots on Tuesday's "America's Got Talent" on NBC. The reality series concludes Wednesday with a two-hour finale starting at 7 p.m. Voters across America will decide who takes home $1 million and a headlining...

  • Colorado Springs-area singer Miguel Dakota two performances away from $1 million

    Updated: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    Does Miguel Dakota have a $1 million performance in him? After thousands auditioned for Season Nine of NBC's "America's Got Talent," one of Monument's own made the final six last week. The 22-year-old blues and soul singer-guitarist will compete for the last time on Tuesday, going...