Karaoke & Lip Sync Contest - Youth Event - Fundraiser for Common Grounds

KARAOKE NIGHT! Karaoke and lip sync contest! Win prizes! Refreshments provided! $5 entry Friday 9/28/18 7:30 - 10:30 At high frequency loft - 1335 Gusdorf Rd, Suite Q

www.highfrequencyloft.com - Age groups 14-24 and 25 and up Substance free All songs allowed Dress for your performance - Dress appropriately

Contact the Common Grounds group @ ~TaosCommonGrounds@gmail.com Check us out on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook at Twitter: @TaosCommon; Instagram: @TaosCommonGrounds; Facebook: @common grounds: a taos teen co-op and cafe Visit us on our website ~ taoscommongrounds.org~

Sponsored by: St. James Episcopal Church Kit Carson Electric, Taos Academy Charter School

LIVE MUSIC - Natalina, Anthony Carson & The High Ideals, Second Wind Endeavor

Come on out for a rollicking evening full of foot-stomping fun! First we’ll have Original Music by Natalina sharing her brand of Galactic Folkpop. Next, High Ideals setting the scene with their experimental folk-rock meditations, and then The Second Wind Endeavor will bring in a rousing Act 2 with their Folkestra Soulfunk. Good vibrations to be produced en masse! All ages and everybody else is welcome, too, long as Peace, Love, and Understanding be what you seek. See y’all there!

Saturday September 22nd, 6pm-9pm, All Ages, No Cover - Donations Appreciated ;0) 

Field Trippin Fest at Taos Mesa Brewing Mothership - HFL AcroYoga Performance

Get your LOCALS TIX for only $10 at HFL! 2pm-12am, fun for the whole family!

FIELD TRIPPIN’ FEST is back for its 2nd Annual Event on Labor Day weekend at Taos Mesa Brewing Mothership! A high altitude music festival where the laidback vibe of the Venice Beach boardwalk meets the high energy hum of the Taos mountains. See you on the mesa!

TIX ON SALE NOW: bit.ly/ftfest2018tix

The 2018 Line Up includes
ON STAGE // Sunny War / Michael Jost / GOLDEN BUDDHA
The Blood Moon Howlers / Billy Stobo / Cristina Vane / Zephaniah Stringfield Music / Paracosmic / Bittersweet Highway / Aaron Gilmartin / Pris and Goyo
ACROYOGA PERFORMERS // The High Frequency Loft
MULTIMEDIA ARTISTS // Stranger Liquids / Koncept Films
VENDORS // R.E.A.L. (Raw Energy and Life) Foods / PrimeMyBody / ColiBrilla Arts / Karmahigh / Santa Fe Olive Oil & Balsamic Co.

More information about our musicians and performers:

Free Event - Field Trippin Youth Music Workshop with Cristina Vane, Zephaniah Stringfield & Paracosmic

"Behind The Music" is a FREE workshop for local youth (ages 7-17) being led by FTFest featured musicians' Cristina Vane, Zephaniah Stringfield & Paracosmic. The artists will delve into their respective styles of Blues, Country, & Funk, giving the attendees a moving, and grooving glimpse at these epic art forms. 

Friday August 31st, 3:30pm-5pm

LOCATION: High Frequency Loft, 1335 Gusdorf, Suite Q, Taos, NM.

RSVP's are appreciated for planning purposes. 

Pre-NYE Saturday Ecstatic Dance Party with DJ Planewalker

Join DJ Planewalker for this special pre-NYE ecstatic dance party. There will be lights & music & dancing. Free form Dance Meditation. The ecstatic arc takes you on a movement journey starting off slow, coming to a peak, then softly bring you back down to rest in a meditative state. No booze, no shoes, no judgement.
Saturday December 30th, 8pm-10pm, $15 Suggested Donation

Live Music - Ted Kinsman & Omar Rane - "Groovelicious Chant"

Ted Kinsman & Omar Rane

“Groovelicious Chant” 

Ancient Sanskrit chants “modernized” into a jazzy groove with Ted’s vocals and Omar’s ethereal and atmospheric guitar work. 

Join us for the ride!

Saturday, November 25, 2017   7:00-8:30 pm

At The High Frequency Loft

1335 Gusdorf Road, Suite Q, Taos, NM 87571

*Donations gratefully accepted and all are welcome. For more information, go to highfrequencyloft.com or tedkinsman.com

Tibetan Music Fieldwork Presentation with Andrea Clearfield

Dr. Andrea Clearfield, award winning composer who has held several fellowships at the Wurlitzer Foundation will show original footage from her Tibetan music fieldwork documenting Tashi Tsering, the last royal court singer of Lo Monthang, Nepal, in a restricted Himalayan region near Tibet. She will discuss how this ancient culture has influenced her life and music, and perform examples of her Tibetan influenced compositions with guest musician Heidi Svoboda (gongs).

Sunday August 20th, 7pm 

Sliding Scale $10-$20

Check out this 3 minute interview with Andrea about her work:


To learn more about this region of Upper Mustang, Nepal, visit:


Two of the musical pieces that they will perform:



Wee Yogis - Kids Yoga & Music w/ Alana & Esme

Join Alana & Esme for this fun filled class. Wee Yogis introduces yoga classes for kids of all ages to yoga and mindfulness through fun, interactive, and effective learning environments and transformative media. We help kids stay connected to their childlike freedom through the use of yoga, mindfulness, music, art, and interactive play. Children will develop a mind body connection, release stress, gain confidence and learn to express themselves.

All ages: babies w/ mommy or daddy and 2+ on their own ;)

Sunday April 14th 10:15am

We are also holding WEEKLY Wee Yogis class weekly at the HFL Thursdays 11am

Suggested $10 Love Donation 

Give Peace a Chant - LIVE MUSIC KIRTAN w/ Alana Greir & Gary Cook

 SATURDAY May 6th at 6pm.

Chant, music & movement from the many spiritual traditions of the earth to touch the spiritual essence with in ourselves & recognize it in others. There are no performers, no audiences: everyone sings & dances together.

~ Call & Response Chanting ~ Mantra Meditations for Peace ~ Multi-Cultural Circle Dances

Saturday May 6th 6-8pm

$10 Suggested Donation towards chai & vegan snacks (no one turned away for lack of funds)

Candlelit Yoga Flow with Live Music by Anaina & Tilo

Come together in community to celebrate the seasonal shift from winter to spring in this slow flow class open to all levels of experience.  We’ll integrate mindful movement, pranayama, stillness, connection, and Yin-inspired poses to tonify the Liver channels and organ.   The light of the candles will help us reflect on the light inward as we move with authenticity, ease, curiosity and gratitude for our radiant being.

Alexandra Tilottamma’s live music offering will provide inspiring & uplifting vocal acoustics to our practice. 

by donations $0-$15 sliding scale. No one turned away for lack of funds.

Bring your own mat and any props if you have them.  We hope you can join us!


Anaina’s yoga background includes certification in Vajra Yoga & Meditation, a fusion of Hatha Yoga & Tibetan Buddhist meditation practices. https://www.facebook.com/Dancing-Tree-Healing-Arts-212531305599154/

Album Release Party - Anthony Carson - The Wizard & the Weaver

Anthony will perform the entirety of the album with special guest & an acroyoga performance by Alana & Colton. The performance will be followed by a community jam session with all the fun toys of "come play" and more! Plus delicious food by Neopasado!!! WOWZERS! 

Friday April 14th, 7pm 

Donations for food & space are greatly appreciated!