Arts & Culture

Covering Tahoe Truckee events, music, arts, culture, books, and astrology.

Sophie Moeller: Not Just the Counter Girl


Eight years after moving to Truckee, Moeller has become one of the most prolific actors around, performing in Reno-based productions and helping to build Truckee’s community theater. When she’s not on stage or working the Red Truck counter, she volunteers with youth athletic programs.

GET OUT & GO: Hangtown Halloween

For many folks in the Tahoe Basin, Halloween is a big deal. While numerous local joints host Halloween shindigs, there’s a great out-of-town festival...

Reading a Picture


Chris Ware tells Moonshine Ink about his work as a graphic novelist.

Zen of the Party:


Bringing yoga, music and dance together

Dancin’ with The Devil


The Devil Makes Three

Fresh Tracks and Soulful Melodies


To create an all-star lineup, the players must possess more than a few superstar qualities. Compatibility, passion, and talent are central to producing genuine chemistry. The ability to progress individually and as a collective, while maintaining an element of humility, are the secret ingredients.

Greyboy Allstars are familiar with the aforementioned phenomena, and have been standing strong as a group for close to 15 years.

Music, comedy and theater, oh my!


From down-home bluegrass to comedy improv to scintillating drama, the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley produces shows for pretty much the entire entertainment spectrum.

Memories and Dreams


Mother was buried beside my brother Vern two years later in the Indian Valley Cemetery. It is one of the most beautiful cemeteries I have ever seen. It is where I will be buried, with my brother and parents.

Rapper Holds a Candle for Cyndi Lauper Tunes


Atmosphere performs at the MontBleu Resort and Casino, April 21

From Corporate Job to Children’s Music


Truckee resident stumbles into music career after corporate layoff.