Category : Garden City

For Boise Drummer Todd Chavez, the Beat Goes On

Thinking Outside of the Box of Musical Instrument Design Story and Photography Pete Grady With deliberate and confident strokes, Boisean Todd Chavez taps, hits, raps, thuds, slaps, and thwacks the wooden box he is perched on.  The steady, rhythmic beats…

May 2, 2014

Music’s Ultimate Intimate Setting

By Christy Stansell If you love live music and concerts but you hate the throbbing ears and headache you endure for hours afterwards, you will be beyond thrilled with this announcement:  There’s a new entertainment experience in town.  Introducing Andy…

March 3, 2014

The Sound of Local Music

Steve Eaton talks about the Idaho Song Writers Association. By Emma Arnold Photography by Candace Sweet Steve Eaton wasn’t looking to start a movement; he just wanted to make friends. While living in Nashville, he regularly attended a singer/songwriter night…

January 2, 2014

Family Tradition

Scott Tharp’s family tradition will get you sauced. By Jynx Jenkins Photos Courtesy of Scott Tharp During the holiday season, family traditions abound. And, from festive gatherings of friends and family to the more intimate moments shared between you and…

November 5, 2013

A Breath of Glass

Zion Warne’s mercurial art illuminates Garden City’s arts community. By Kirk Walton Photography by Copper Chadwick Zion Warne is a local Boisean with an unusual passion – he transforms scorching hot glass into exotic works of art. He’s been blowing…

September 7, 2013

Garden City: Listen Up!

Boise entrepreneur’s Matt and Mali Murphy save the day with their revolutionary Ear Hero earphones By Becky Davis Photography by Copper Chadwick Boise’s husband-and-wife team Matt and Mali Murphy are more than just audiologists. They are the creators of Ear…

July 9, 2013

Garden City: Technology Toyland

By Liza Long In the industrial stretch of Garden City, tucked away on West 33rd Street, is one of the Treasure Valley’s most unusual treasures. Part museum, part fabrication lab and part surplus store, the Reuseum is a place where…

May 1, 2013