Joe Henderson

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    February 8, 2013

    The ten best concerts in Denver this weekend

    Welcome to the weekend! Another work week is almost in the books. Time to cut loose. If it's live music you seek, you've come to the right place. Tons of great music on tap this weekend, a diverse array of options whatever your flavor, everything from jazz and jam to hip-hop and hardcore to industri ... More >>

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    February 4, 2013

    The ten best jazz shows in Denver this month

    While January had some stellar shows like Joe Lovano Us Five, February is poised to be an utterly fantastic month for jazz in the Mile High City, especially with shows like the Ron Miles Trio featuring Brian Blade and Bill Frisell at Dazzle, plus dates from Fred Hersch Trio, Kurt Elling, Kurt Rosenw ... More >>

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    October 4, 2012

    Ten essential jazz albums if you know squat about jazz but want to become more versed

    About two decades ago, I heard Kind of Blue by Miles Davis, and it floored me. It's the best selling jazz of all time, and if there's one album that truly started an obsession with jazz, it was that one. As a kid, I'd gotten to see cats like Red Rodney, Zoot Sims and Slide Hampton at Dick Gibson's j ... More >>

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    September 19, 2012

    Dine out for a good cause tonight

    The thirteenth annual Flavors of Denver takes place this evening from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel, 1111 14th Street. The event features signature dishes from twenty local chefs, including Daniel Asher of Root Down and Linger, Mitch Mayers of Black Pearl, Jensen Cummings of Row 14, Eric Ri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Pianist Neil Bridge on starting jazz combos programs in Denver Public Schools

    ​Local jazz veteran Neil Bridge has been a longtime fixture on Denver's jazz scene, both as a performer and as a teacher in the Denver Public Schools, where he also started jazz combo programs. In advance of his show at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret this Sunday, we spoke with Bridge about teachi ... More >>

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    January 26, 2011

    BLKHRTS, Wu-Tang top our weekly playlists

    ​As people who think about, talk about, listen to and make music, the most common question we encounter is, "What are you listening to right now?" Whether you're looking for recommendations, trying to get a feel for our individual sensibilities, or are just curious, we've compiled a list of al ... More >>

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    August 20, 2009

    Heavy Rotation, our top spins for the week of August 17, 2009

    ‚ÄčAs 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 ... More >>

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    June 4, 2009

    Sounding Off on Zionism

    Whether he’s speaking or playing the sax, Gilad Atzmon is a powerhouse.

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    January 15, 2009

    Blue Note 70th Anniversary Tour

    Saturday, January 17, Boulder Theater, Boulder, 303-786-7030.

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    July 17, 2008

    Meet Curtis Fuller, Living Jazz Legend

    He's played with the best, and now he's one of the best.

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    June 14, 2007
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    April 5, 2007

    John Scofield

    This chameleonic guitarist is still shredding after all these years.

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    January 23, 2003

    Keith Oxman

    Brain Storm (Capri)

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    December 14, 2000

    Hank Mobley

    No Room for Squares(Blue Note)
    The Turnaround(Blue Note)

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    October 26, 2000

    Bass Instincts

    Dave Holland's jazz cuts to the heart of the matter.

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    April 13, 2000

    Woody Shaw

    Givin' Away the Store 2
    (32 Jazz)

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    January 21, 1999

    The World According to Herbie

    Six new releases paint an intriguing picture of jazz chameleon Herbie Hancock.

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    April 9, 1998

    Young Roy

    Roy Hargrove is growing into one of jazz's best players.

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    November 20, 1997
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    January 23, 1997
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    April 25, 1996
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    June 21, 1995
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    March 22, 1995
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    December 7, 1994
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    September 21, 1994
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    June 8, 1994
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    April 27, 1994
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    January 12, 1994