As guitarist for the Black Crowes, Rich Robinson has played his share of big venues, but on tour in support of his brand new solo album, Through a Crooked Sun, he's playing more intimate venues, like the Soiled Dove Underground, where he'll appear tonight after an in-store at Twist & Shout at ... More >>
Eminem Relapse (Shady/Aftermath/Interscope) The haters have been laying for this one, and there's no denying that Eminem has provided them with plenty of ammunition. Devoting an entire album to his drug problems and rehab struggles invites accusations of solipsism (yeah, yeah, it's a hip-hop trad ... More >>
Welcome to another edition of Sound Bites, our economy-sized album reviews. This week, Nick Hutchinson weighs in on two recent national releases from Shemika Copeland and Seth Walker after the jump.
Tickets for B.B. King's April 10 Boulder Theater show go on sale Dec. 6 at 10 a.m. There was a lot more action this week with concert announcements, including Scott Weiland's gig at the Gothic Theatre February 2, KBPI's Birthday Bash with Slipknot, Coheed & Cambria and Trivium March 3 at t ... More >>
Saturday, September 22, Bluebird Theater, 303-322-2308; Sunday, September 23, Fox Theatre, Boulder, 303-443-3399.
Fast reviews of recent releases
A Medeski, Martin & Wood member branches out.
The Tin Hat Trio defies description -- even by its own members.
After losing a founding member, Leftover Salmon decides to swim rather than sink.
Set to debut in Boulder, Billy Martin's Turntable Sessions will turn you on your ear.
Backbeat writers revisit their favorite albums of the year.
Blending free jazz with film lore, Sex Mob reworks old James Bond soundtracks for a sound that's shaken and stirred.
DJ Logic experiments with hip-hop, rock and all that jazz.
Guitarist Mark Ribot stumbles upon the hottest trend in popular music.
Medeski, Martin and Wood branch out beyond jazz.
The peak performances by Colorado artists in 1997.