Although banjo virtuoso Bela Fleck and legendary jazz pianist Chick Corea teamed up most recently for The Enchantment, an album of duets, in 2007, the two have played on each other's projects going back to Fleck's 1995 album, Tales From the Acoustic Planet, and Fleck appeared on Corea's Rendezvous i ... More >>
One of the things that made the Grateful Dead so special was its ability to flawlessly transition from one song into the next, often taking the audience, as well as band members, completely by surprise. Masters of improvisation, these musicians had such great non-verbal communication on stage that t ... More >>
FURTHUR at RED ROCKS | NIGHT FOUR | 9/22/13 Last night marked the final show of Furthur's annual four-day Red Rocks run, and Mother Nature continued playing a prominent role as dark rain clouds quickly moved by on the horizon. Luckily, everyone came preparing for the worst, and for very good reason: ... More >>
Fishbone, the self-described "disparate, all-black oddball crew," has released a documentary in honor of Black History Month. Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone is a brutally honest portrayal of one of the wildest and most influential black alternative bands in our culture. Fishbone began as ... More >>
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As music critics, the most common question we get asked (and ask each other, for that matter) is, "What are you listening to?" The pervasiveness of this query is precisely what inspired Heavy Rotation, our latest feature. For the benefit of those who happen to be curious, we've compiled a list of al ... More >>
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The saxman strives to keep the music classic.
Maher keeps on joking
After five years, Gang Starr reclaims its place in the hip-hop pack.
At 21, songwriter Ben Kweller is young at art.
Freddy Rodriguez Sr. has spent decades in Denver's jazz scene. These days his favorite partner is his son.
D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it.
The steel wheels keep turning in the DMC turntable battles.
Rahzel, with Mix Master Mike and Choclair
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May 27 - June 2, 1999
Sonny Rollins has more than fifty years of jazz under his belt. But he's thinking about tomorrow.
Roy Hargrove is growing into one of jazz's best players.
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THE JOYS OF THE NEW JOHN COLTRANE RELEASE.
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