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Music, horse sites, Montana attractions

Swinging Rockabilly Music

Montana Weather

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KGLT Streaming from Bozeman, Montana, Volunteer Powered Community Radio at 91.9 FM in Bozeman, 89.5 in Livingston, and 98.1 in Helena. Makes me wish I had Internet access!

Hot Springs Telephone Co-op  Ric Esterling writes articles explaining computer matters and internet problems such as spyware 
Horse Web

TheRezWeLiveOn This site was created to educate folks about life on Indian reservations.

Hoof Care  Articles concerning a wide variety of hoof problems

National Horseman's Directory  
Bulletin Board of Farriers,questions and answers about hoof problems 

National Bison Range, Moiese, MT

People's Center, Salish-Kootenai Cultural Center, Museum, Native Ed-Ventures, and Gifts

Laminitis Page (founder)   

Grizzly Log Furniture

Tom Groneberg, author, The Secret Life of Cowboys and other works

Prairie Flyer Bluegrass Band Beautiful Harmonies, Fine Pickin'

Buck Brannaman


Sun River Rangers Montana Cowboy Action Shooting Schedules

Brushy Mountain Smokehouse and Creamery  Nestled in Wilkes (Moonshine) County, North Carolina, you can find the finest smoked barbeque at Brushy Mountain Smokehouse. Top it off with ice cream made on the premises. 

The Hot Spot Thai Restaurant Fine Thai cuisine in Polson, Mt.  Folks have said this restaurant trumps many places in New York and St. Paul! Our favorite restaurant.

Evelyn Cameron photographed the people and places of Eastern Montana at the turn of the last century.

Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce

Glacier National Park.

Montana Web Cams, scenery and more

Glacier Brewing Company Polson brewery making Slurry Bomber Stout, Glacier Select (Oktoberfest), Grizzly Ale, Flathead Cherry Soda and Root Beer, and Flathead Cherry Ale. Music in the beer garden.

Jack the Roper!  Jack Fairchild thrills at

Eagle Mount provides recreational opportunities for special people in Southwest Montana.  

Springtime in Montana

Bill Ohrmann, Artist, Self-taught, retired rancher creates amazing art with a message.  Wood, bronze, welded-metal sculpture, and incredible oil paintings. Stop in and visit the gallery south of Drummond, Montana.

Custom Diamonds John Reese, High grade checkering and wood engraving for your firearms in Polson, MT. See the bird's head grip on the Gunleather Page.

The Sanctuary Inn An amazing inn in a former Greek Orthodox church in Philipsburg, MT.  Completely restored, it is truly a work of art; when you walk in the door, you are literally walking into a painting.

Scott Kirby Ragtime pianist extraordinaire and dang fine watercolor artist.

Rands Custom Hats, Billings, MT. Featuring hatbands from our shop

Jane MacNeill, Artist One of our Scottish Relatives and a dang fine painter!


Symes Hot Springs Hotel

Wayne Hancock The King of Hillbilly Swing; if it doesn't make you want to dance, you better get to the doctor!

.Open Range Western swing DANCE band from Livingston, playing original songs and old favorites. We really enjoyed these folks at a show in Philipsburg. The sound quality and musicianship were incredible

Bruce Anfinson, Montana Musician

Earth Passage Music

Grant-Kohrs Ranch  National Historic site in Deer Lodge

Corb Lund and the Hurtin' Albertans Award-winning singer song writer that rocks the range with a swinging style with wonderful lyrics. Hardcore fans come to the shows to hear something between  Ian Tyson and  rockin' Bob Dylan.  Give it a listen; you'll be glad you did!

Carin Mari Martin and Pony Express Cowboy Sweetheart with great songs, great musicians, and YODELING, too!

Little Jane and the Pistol Whips Good time Montana country band playing originals and covers

Ten Foot Tall and 80 Proof Bozeman country band playing originals all over the U.S.

Gram Parsons Website Great country music, often with Emmy Lou Harris on background vocals

Montana Rose Band, Country'n'Blues Americana, with beautiful vocals by Claudia Williams

Guy Forsyth, Texas Blues 

ReelTime Bluegrass Band, Fine Old Time Picking and Singing from Asheville, N.C.

Twang Gallatin Valley country band featuring hits like Big Hat (No Cattle). The real nitty gritty.

Featuring hatbands from our shop.

Warsaw/Poland Brothers Band On the road about 270 days a year, these crazy lads play Celtic, Spaghetti Western Surf, Ska, Reggae, and Rock.


Big Sandy and the Fly Rite Boys Great songs somewhere between Doo Wop and Western Swing.  Be sure to check out Big Sandy's CD, Dedicated to You, with the Calvanes, a Doo Wop group from the 50's and 60's

The Trishas Four gals and a guy, but only one is really named Trisha. Unique rhythm section and wonderful harmonies make this Austin band sound really sweet.

Just Us Girls sing jazz and big band songs, from Kalispell

Rodney Crowell He's written lots of hits, and the ones you don't know are great ,too. 

Red Ants Pants Music Festival Wonderful country music event held in a pasture outside of White Sulphur Springs, Montana. featuring many great acts from Montana, Canada,  and Austin. Camping, food, spirits and a friendly darn town. Past performers include Lyle Lovette, Emmy Lou, Corb Lund, Taj Mahal, Hayes Carll, the Sweetback Sisters, Jerry Jeff Walker, Guy Clark,  and on and on!

Norby Studios Thom and Kim Norby create beautiful porcelain china with wildlife themes, and also make wonderful fine art pieces. 

Johnny Steel and the Decline of the West The honky tonk band that just don't give a darn. Bozeman band playing Merle, Gram Parsons, and maybe Prince, too, along with originals. Good for foxtrot, waltz, and swing dancing.

Montana Radio Cafe  Front porch music served fresh daily from the Flathead Valley.

Glacier Horse Horse source webpage for the Flathead Valley

Wylie Gustafson and Paul Zarzyski get down at the Montana Folk Festival in BUTTE  Paul and Wylie are about as Western as it gets. The Folk Fest is a Wonderful event featuring all kinds of music the second week of July.    

Alpine Tipis, located in Polson, MT.  where our tipi was made


Sandman, the Rappin'Cowboy He ain't a real cowboy, he ain't even a stud, he's more like a cow, 'cuz he chews too much cud; and he delights his fans with cowboy poetry, country standards, postmodern cowboy blues (?), sweet ballads,  and hip-hop influenced ditties about love and life. Pictures from the Hot Springs Show

Doyle and Debbie Sort of a Conway and Loretta for the Twangy First Century

American Cancer Society Learn what you can do to prevent cancer and further cancer research


Mamacitas Restaurant in Las Vegas Good Cuban and Mexican food on Fremont Street in the old part of Las Vegas



730 Battle Butte Road, Niarada, Montana 59845 

Phone: (406) 885-7555