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Don Henley

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Robert Plant Is the Latest Enthusiastic Customer of Denver's Rockmount Ranch Wear

    The West is not a place," Jack A. "Papa" Weil, the founder of Rockmount Ranch Wear, was fond of saying. "It's a state of mind." Jack A. entered that state for good in 1928, when the then-27-year-old salesman for Paris Garters drove his brand-new Chrysler Roadster across the plains from Memphis to o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    Eagles at Pepsi Center, 10/5/13

    EAGLES @ PEPSI CENTER | 10/5/13 The Eagles' current tour is titled "The History of the Eagles," and this performance at the Pepsi Center did a great job of living up to that title with side lessons about Linda Ronstadt's old touring band, the country-rock stylings of Poco in the 1970s and the musica ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2013

    Ten musicians fueled by existentialism

    Music is filled with surprises. For every good-looking rebel working diligently to bring sexy back, there's a bookish nerd sitting in a dim corner furiously scribbling esoteric poetry in a lyrics journal. Referencing literature is a surefire way to show the world that you're a sensitive soul with im ... More >>

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    May 13, 2013

    The ten most noteworthy music publicity stunts

    Sometimes flawless technique, inspired lyrics and a devoted fan base aren't enough. Sometimes you've gotta do something outlandish to step up your game and grab the world's attention. Some would say that getting on a stage and saying, "Hey! Watch what I'm doing!" might be considered attention-seekin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    The Truth About Rock is absolutely terrifying

    A few days ago, Angus T. Jones had some sort of crisis of conscious. In a video for a church in Alabama, he urged people to stop watching his show, Two and a Half Men. "Please stop filling your head with filth," he implored. "People say it's just entertainment. The fact that it's entertainment...do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    Review: Mojo Nixon at Lion's Lair, 4/14/12

    MOJO NIXON @ LION'S LAIR | 4/14/12 "Rick Santorum can suck my dick!" was the chorus Mojo Nixon got the crowd to chant as a line in an extended version of "You Can't Kill Me." But everything was an extended version out of an eleven song set. With just his Guild electric and more playfully rambunctio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2012

    Mojo Nixon: "I am here to set the world straight about Tim Tebow and his invisible friends!"

    Mojo Nixon (due Friday, April 13, and Saturday, April 14, at the Lion's Lair) gained notoriety in the mid- to late '80s for his irreverent songs informed by an absurdist humor with partner Skid Roper. Nixon's exuberant, unapologetic persona won over audiences because even as Nixon would make seeming ... More >>

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    June 30, 2011
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    June 24, 2011

    Reader: Bike to Work Day is a good day not to be on the bike path

    ​When it comes to commuting via bicycle, there are thrilling upsides and harrowing downsides: the Don Henley-esque feeling of wind in your hair, for example, versus the sheer terror of a million one-ton boxes made of metal trying to kill you. On Bike to Work Day, created to encourage people to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2010

    Songs of the summer: Twitpoll edition

    ​We brought you a list of our potential top summer jams a while back, but now summer is here and it got us to wondering: What song (or songs) have been your top songs of the summer so far. And since standing on a street corner asking random passers-by questions is out of fashion (and damn uncomfor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    Top ten political thefts of music

    ​ There's a certain political group that pays a lot of lip service to individual property rights -- raise your hand if this sounds familiar: Lower taxes, gun ownership, capitalism! As it turns out, there seems to be one aspect of individual property that certain group does not seem to respect ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Randle Swan: City Council District 1 showdown, part 2

    Randle Swan​Over the past several years, northwest Denver has been the site of heated clashes over new development, struggling schools and other hot-button issues -- and the political pot got stirred into a frenzy when Denver City Council District representative Rick Garcia split for a gig wit ... More >>

  • Music

    November 12, 2009

    John Fogerty

    Monday, November 16, Buell Theatre, 1-877-234-8425.

  • Music

    November 5, 2009

    Dirty Projectors

    Sunday, November 8, Bluebird Theater, 303-830-8497.

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2009

    Mile High Music Fest Live Reviews: Day One

    Aaron Thackeray See photos of Day One's fans on the slideshow page. It's here: The second edition of the Mile High Music Fest is underway, and our gaggle of writers and photogs are shvitzing their way around the grounds to bring you ongoing, as-close-to-live-as-my-fingers-allow coverage of Denver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    This Thursday morning: Dom and Jane's Warm & Fuzzy Christmas show on Mix 100

    Bells will be ringing, this sad sad sad news/Oh what a Christmas to have the blues/My baby's gone/I have no friends, to wish me greetings once again... Every year at this time, for as long as I can remember -- hell, probably since I first heard the tune when I toiled as "holiday help" at Musicland a ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 11, 2008
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    August 7, 2008

    Clipped Wings

    Guitarist Don Felder writes about his ouster from the Eagles.

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    August 6, 2008

    Q&A With Former Eagles Guitarist Don Felder

    Don Felder, who’ll appear at the Highlands Ranch Tattered Cover on Tuesday, August 12 (click here to learn more), is one of the lesser-known members of the Eagles, but hardly an inconsequential one. He wrote the lion’s share of a little ditty called “Hotel California,” for instance. But he w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2008

    Q&A With Former Eagles Guitarist Don Felder

    Don Felder, who’ll appear at the Highlands Ranch Tattered Cover on Tuesday, August 12 (click here to learn more), is one of the lesser-known members of the Eagles, but hardly an inconsequential one. He wrote the lion’s share of a little ditty called “Hotel California,” for instance. But he w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2008
  • Music

    November 1, 2007

    The Eagles

    Long Road Out of Eden
    Universal Music Group

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    September 14, 2007
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    September 12, 2007

    Last Night: Rilo Kiley, Jonathan Rice and Grand Ole Party @ The Ogden Theater

    Rilo Kiley, Jonathan Rice and Grand Ole Party September 11, 2007 The Ogden Theater Better than: The next Denver show they play, which will undoubtedly be at the Fillmore and I'll be that snob you know who says, “I saw them at the 15th Street Tavern on their first tour, so I've no need to see them ... More >>

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Asked and Answered

    Do you have what it takes to beat the brainiacs?

  • Music

    June 9, 2005

    In Bloom

    Blusom was never intended to be a band, but it grew into one anyway.

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Eagles of Death Metal

    Wednesday, May 25, Paramount Theatre, 303-830-8497.

  • News

    September 30, 2004

    Off Limits

    A smokin' deal

  • Calendar

    September 23, 2004
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    September 16, 2004

    The Message

    Checks and Balances

  • Music

    August 12, 2004

    Warren Haynes

    Live at Bonnaroo (ATO Records)

  • Music

    April 17, 2003

    Backwash

    Radio waves: Clear Channel clears the air about independent promoters.

  • Music

    March 28, 2002

    Bang to Hype

    At SXSW, it's all about the buzz, not the Buzz Band.

  • Music

    August 23, 2001

    Let It D

    With its show off the air, Tenacious D no longer rules the idiot box. Now the rotund duo just wants to rule the world.

  • Music

    April 27, 2000

    Pop Goes the Country

    Who's changed more -- Trisha Yearwood or country music?

  • Music

    March 2, 2000

    Steely Dan

    Two Against Nature

    (Giant)

  • Music

    July 29, 1999
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    March 13, 1997

    He's Got His Mojo Workin'

    How onetime Denver resident Kirby McMillan Jr. was transformed into Mojo Nixon.

  • Music

    January 30, 1997
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    October 18, 1995
  • News

    October 11, 1995
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    May 3, 1995

    MIX AND MATCH

    HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT SUMMER CONCERT FOR YOU.

  • Music

    January 11, 1995

    TAKEN PAST THE LIMIT

    EX-EAGLE RANDY MEISNER ON GETTING SCREWED OUT OF A FORTUNE.

  • Music

    December 7, 1994

    STAIRWAY TO HELL

    OUR LIST OF THE MOST OVERPLAYED CLASSIC-ROCK SONGS OF ALL TIME.

  • Music

    June 22, 1994

    SUCKING IN THE SEVENTIES

    THE EAGLES AND PINK FLOYD BRING BACK THE ME DECADE.

  • Music

    April 13, 1994
  • Music

    April 6, 1994

    HOUSES OF THE MOLDY

    THE BANDS THAT CAN FILL STADIUMS OFFER ONLY BLASTS FROM THE PAST.

  • Music

    March 9, 1994
  • Music

    January 19, 1994
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