11 days ago | Concerts
At a couple points in his life, Ted Thacker was poised to change the face of the Front Range music scene.
2 months ago | Concerts
When drummer Jeep MacNichol moved to Denver in 2012, he had two CDs in his car: Minor Threat by the hardcore punk band Minor Threat and The Best of I-Roy by ’70s dancehall artist I-Roy. These two seemingly incompatible sounds provided the inspirat...
2 months ago | Music News
Tyler Grant looks like a thin, shaggy Chuck Norris holding a Telecaster. The 41-year-old jamgrass flatpicker, whose music drips with rootsy authenticity, has been around guitars since he was growing up in California in the ’80s and ’90s.
7 years ago | Music Festivals
When Rusted Root formed in Pittsburgh in 1990, it made a world-beat influenced splash with a series of releases throughout the decade. During this creative period, the band released its most commercially successful song, "Send Me On My Way." The t...
8 years ago | Profiles
Whether burning down the house with Leftover Salmon, heating up the keys for the Fox Street Allstars, or catching fire with his own outfit, Papa Bill McKay commands attention. In addition to playing with some of Colorado's finest roots acts McKay ...