Ernest Tubb

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    The weekend's best live music: Ghostland Observatory, STS9, Warped Tour and more

    Welcome to the weekend! Another diverse lineup of musical goodness awaits you. Tonight at Red Rocks, Ghostland Observatory and MiM0SA kick off two nights of electronic goodness that will culminate with a show featuring STS9 tomorrow night. And there's a full slate of rock on tap as well, including M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2011

    La Toya says Michael Jackson was murdered: Top five other music myths and conspiracies

    ​In an interview with CNN yesterday, La Toya Jackson stated rather bluntly that she believed her brother was murdered. "I would never, ever think differently," she said. "Michael told me that they were going to murder him." It's not that outrageous of a claim, but it's also one of those things ... More >>

  • Music

    August 5, 2004
  • Music

    February 5, 2004

    Hit Pick

    Halden Wofford and the Hi-Beams

  • Music

    May 1, 2003


    Homeward bound, Slim Cessna keeps sin alive in a new project.

  • Calendar

    September 26, 2002

    Culture Mulcher

    Even without music, Andy Friedman finds himself in tune with country blues.

  • Dining

    April 25, 2002


    Bar Back

  • 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

    August 23, 2001

    A Special Case

    Neko Case has yet to make the Opry, but her reputation as a new country pioneer is grand.

  • Music

    March 22, 2001

    Cultural Stew

    Danilo Perez rocks the Boulder Theater, while a local girl makes good at the Grammys.

  • Music

    March 22, 2001

    When Country Wasn't Cool

    Dusty Drapes and the Dusters uncover Boulder's country-music past.

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    On the Records

    Backbeat contributors reflect on the releases that helped them survive the year 2000.

  • News

    June 22, 2000

    Sage Advice

    KBCO's Bret Saunders is taking on the shock jocks -- and winning.

  • Music

    June 1, 2000

    Bright Lights, Big City

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

  • Music

    December 2, 1999

    Wake-up Call

    Sleepy LaBeef hasn't tired of American roots.

  • Music

    June 17, 1999

    The Soundies of Yesteryear

    The music that time forgot is in a warehouse in Colorado Springs.

  • News

    May 20, 1999
  • Music

    February 18, 1999
  • Calendar

    August 27, 1998
  • Music

    August 20, 1998

    On the Case

    Neko Case aims to shake up the world of country music.

  • Music

    November 27, 1997

    The Train Rolls On

    When it comes to genuine country music, Wayne "The Train" Hancock is steaming full speed ahead.

  • Music

    October 2, 1997

    The 'Rail Thing

    The Derailers bring the Bakersfield sound into the Nineties.

  • Music

    December 12, 1996
  • Music

    February 29, 1996

    Rock's Roles

    Hardrock Gunter: From rockabilly pioneer to insurance agent to rock-and-roll legend.

  • Music

    July 19, 1995
  • Music

    September 7, 1994