Jimmy Martin

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Erik Berry of Trampled By Turtles on why they won't play songs off O Brother Where Art Thou?

    Trampled By Turtles, due at this weekend's Westword Music Showcase, was started in 2003 by a group friends from Duluth, Minnesota, who knew each other from playing in various bands. Liberated by the freedom and mobility of playing acoustic instruments, the players honed a sound that happened to bene ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2011

    Infamous Stringdusters at the Fox, 3/18/11

    Jamie VanBuhlerGreensky Bluegrass has built a loyal Colorado following​ INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS With Greensky Bluegrass 03.18.11 | Fox Theatre Greensky Bluegrass and the Infamous Stringdusters concluded their two-night Colorado run last night at the Fox. Greensky kicked things off with a nine ... More >>

  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    Lip Service

    Grazing in the bluegrass, Split Lip Rayfield keeps pickin' and grinnin'.

  • Music

    February 20, 2003

    The Stanleytones

    Half a Dozen Heartaches

  • Music

    February 13, 2003

    Full Circle

    After a year of renewal, Hall-of-Famer Jim Ibbotson gets down to the Nitty Gritty.

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    That's a Wrap-Up

    Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.

  • Music

    April 18, 2002

    The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

    Will the Circle be Unbroken (Capitol)

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    The Circle Is Unbroken

    O Brother's success revealed Norman Blake's genius to a wide audience. Bluegrass fans have seen it all along.

  • Music

    July 20, 2000

    The Road Less Traveled

    Open Road takes the old route to bluegrass tradition.

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    August 2, 1995
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    February 22, 1995
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    June 1, 1994