Bob Wills

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2013

    Katie Glassman on Elvis Presley and his influence on American music

    Ironically enough, singer and fiddler Katie Glassman was living overseas when she heard the early recordings of one of America's most famous singers in history for the first time. Although Elvis Presley is mostly remembered for the controversy surrounding the last years of his life, he is an importa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2012

    Denver's ten best jukeboxes

    Just as music collections say a lot about people, a jukebox can do the same for a bar; it often reflect the place's personality. A lot of times, variety is key to a well-stocked jukebox, and 3 Kings Tavern, this year's winner in the Best of Denver, had that with balls, to boot. Here's a look at the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Chris Combs on Race Riot Suite, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey's forthcoming new album

    ​Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey (due at Dazzle tomorrow and Thursday) has just made an important record. Just how important remains to be seen. But one thing is certain: When this quartet of proud Oklahomans turns its attention to one of its state's most shameful events, the musical results are elect ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 25, 2010
  • Calendar

    April 12, 2007

    All He Wrote

    Singing cowboy Bret Bertholf sums up country for kids.

  • Music

    September 21, 2006

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases

  • Music

    April 20, 2006
  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005

    The Wills Way

    Nick Forster gives an appreciative nod to the pioneering music of Bob Wills.

  • News

    June 19, 2003
  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Muzak to My Ears

    Elevator music is looking up.

  • Music

    January 17, 2002

    Brown and Red

    These days, his signature guit-steel playing leaves listeners slack-jawed. But it took Junior Brown a long time to get to center stage.

  • Music

    October 11, 2001

    Hit Pick

    Dusty Drapes & the Dusters

  • Music

    December 21, 2000

    Country Breakdown

    Robbie Fulks may not be a radical, but he has definitely changed the face of good ol'-fashioned C&W.

  • Best of Denver

    June 29, 2000
  • Music

    June 1, 2000

    Bright Lights, Big City

    Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams shine a light on vintage country.

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Five Alive

    The country revisionists behind BR5-49 play Nashville's numbers game.

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    Kelly Hogan & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts

    Beneath the Country Underdog

  • Music

    November 18, 1999


    Two-steppin' through a slew of recent country releases.

  • Music

    February 4, 1999

    Below Freezing

    Edith Frost creates music that fits the season perfectly.

  • Music

    September 10, 1998
  • Calendar

    August 21, 1997
  • Music

    April 3, 1997

    Sliding Home

    Lee Roy Parnell thought that slide guitar had a place in country music. He was right.

  • Music

    December 12, 1996
  • Music

    August 15, 1996

    Free Willie

    A gospel album on a Denver record label is the latest step in the rehabilitation of Willie Nelson's career.

  • Music

    May 16, 1996

    Old Hag

    A Merle Haggard boxed set serves as a welcome reminder that country music can be dangerous.

  • Calendar

    March 14, 1996
  • Music

    September 6, 1995
  • Music

    July 19, 1995
  • Calendar

    June 22, 1994