The Orion

Sounds like team spirit: Making Chico a music destination

Photo credit: Zach Aucella

Miles Inserra

April 15, 2015

Chico thrived and will thrive again as a music hub. The small city in the middle of cornfields and almond orchards has the power to attract Grammy Award-winning artists. Don’t believe me? Check out the picture of Nirvana in the ‘90s hanging on the wall of KCSC radio headquarters. The ban...

Lack of audience enthusiasm doesn’t dampen Chicoachella

Mother Funkers and Esquire Ali from the Vibe Tribe performing together during the Chicoachella 2015 in Delta Psi Delta on Mar 28. Photo credit: Caio Calado

Greta Gordon

March 30, 2015

On Saturday, Chico had its very own mini-music festival inspired by Coachella, aptly named Chicoachella. Hosted at the Delta Psi Delta fraternity house, the show began at noon and finished at about 8:30 p.m. At the beginning of Chicoachella, the audience mostly consisted of the fraternity members and their friends. But after the slow beginning, peo...

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