Latin Bluegrass Fusion Band Che Apalache Hits Sacramento • May 24, 2019

And we thought the all-cello metal band Apocalytpica was going to be the most unexpected fusion band to come through Sacramento this year. Well, Che Apalache, a Buenos Aires-based Latin-bluegrass band, just may have them beat. Joe Troop, the group’s fiddler, is originally from North Carolina but moved to Argentina…

You Be You • Lovelytheband, an Overnight Success, Years in the Making

To the casual listener, Lovelytheband may have appeared virtually out of nowhere. The band formed in 2016 and just a year later, their single, “Broken,” with its almost diabolically catchy chorus, was topping the Billboard Alternative Chart. “Everyday our minds are playing catch-up to what we’re doing,” Lovelytheband’s frontman Mitchy…

What Is Dead May Never Die • Hollie Dilley Giving New Life With Her Art

Hollie Dilley loves animals. And she loves art. When you picture taxidermy, love isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. You think of hunting lodges and rich old men and trophy cases. Gaston singing, “I use antlers in all of my decorating!” Death, decay, formaldehyde. Taxidermy literally means “arrangement…