John Medeski

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    November 4, 2011

    Rich Robinson on his new album, how it differs from the Black Crowes and being a frontman

    ​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 >>

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    May 15, 2009

    Beyond Playlist: Eminem and 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 >>

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    March 3, 2009

    Sound Bites: Shemika Copeland and Seth Walker

    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.

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    December 2, 2008

    This Just In 12/4-12/10/08

    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 >>

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    May 15, 2008
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    September 20, 2007

    Charlie Hunter

    Saturday, September 22, Bluebird Theater, 303-322-2308; Sunday, September 23, Fox Theatre, Boulder, 303-443-3399.

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    April 12, 2007
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    November 23, 2006

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases

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    January 12, 2006

    Two Woodies

    A Medeski, Martin & Wood member branches out.

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    December 4, 2003
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    May 15, 2003

    Hat Trick

    The Tin Hat Trio defies description -- even by its own members.

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    October 31, 2002

    Heating Up

    After losing a founding member, Leftover Salmon decides to swim rather than sink.

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    February 14, 2002

    About to Break

    Set to debut in Boulder, Billy Martin's Turntable Sessions will turn you on your ear.

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    December 27, 2001


    Backbeat writers revisit their favorite albums of the year.

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    September 6, 2001

    Nobody Does It Better

    Blending free jazz with film lore, Sex Mob reworks old James Bond soundtracks for a sound that's shaken and stirred.

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    February 17, 2000

    Stop Making Sense

    DJ Logic experiments with hip-hop, rock and all that jazz.

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    September 16, 1999

    On the Mark

    Guitarist Mark Ribot stumbles upon the hottest trend in popular music.

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    April 8, 1999

    Spread the Jam

    Medeski, Martin and Wood branch out beyond jazz.

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    February 12, 1998
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    January 1, 1998

    Home, Sweet Home

    The peak performances by Colorado artists in 1997.

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    October 9, 1997
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    May 15, 1997
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    July 18, 1996