Neil Hagerty

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    September 16, 2014

    Eleven Famous Musicians Who Recently Moved to Colorado

    With the legalization of cannabis for recreational use starting January 1, 2014, Colorado has become a destination for touring bands. However, a steady stream of artists have been moving to the state for years. Some seem to use it purely as a base of operations, but some have engaged with the local ... More >>

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    November 26, 2013

    Review: Bill Callahan at the Oriental Theater, 11/25/13

    BILL CALLAHAN at ORIENTAL THEATER | 11/25/12 If you show up to a Bill Callahan show expecting a whiskey-soaked rager, you shall be disappointed. Last night's gig at the Oriental was proof positive of that. The audience took their seats, and Callahan -- standing near the back of the stage, as if to e ... More >>

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    September 6, 2013

    The Howling Hex at Hi-Dive, 9/5/13

    THE HOWLING HEX @ HI-DIVE | 9/5/13 Neil Michael Hagerty didn't do too much physical emoting last night at the hi-dive, nor did the rest of the Howling Hex. But Hagerty projected his voice evocatively in an almost cartoonish fashion that matched his unusual guitar tones. Maybe he just EQ'd the sounds ... More >>

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    September 5, 2013
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    September 3, 2013

    The ten best shows in Denver this week

    ALT-J @ FILLMORE AUDITORIUM | THURS, 9/5/13 With prime slots this years's Coachella and millions of YouTube views, Alt-J is one of the hottest emerging acts in the country right now on the strength of its latest effort, The Lateness of the Hour. Alt-J sold out the Bluebird last spring, and this week ... More >>

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    October 19, 2012

    Crime and the City Solution at the Oriental Theater, with the Howling Hex, 10/18/12

    CRIME AND THE CITY SOLUTION @ ORIENTAL THEATER | 10/18/12 From the beginning of its set, Crime and the City Solution created an intimate, sensory immersive environment with a flood of atmospheric sounds built from what seemed like Persian music. The instruments interacted with each other as though ... More >>

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    October 15, 2012

    Mike Donovan of Sic Alps on how touring is all about the hour you're on stage every day

    Sic Alps is the long-running project of Mike Donovan and whatever group of people become part of the band at any given time. It would be a bit of a reduction to call his songwriting "garage rock." This is more than just people with a lot of energy playing stripped down rock and roll. There's an intr ... More >>

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    March 26, 2012

    Review: Wovenhand and Michael Gira at the Oriental Theater, 3/24/12

    WOVENHAND @ ORIENTAL THEATER | 3/24/12 One song into Saturday night's set at the Oriental Theater and Michael Gira told the crowd, "Okay, shut up. Shut the fuck up. Time to shut up." He'd opened with brooding and droning "Jim" from Swans' latest effort, 2010's My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To T ... More >>

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    April 26, 2007


    Tuesday, May 1, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.

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    November 25, 2004

    Warming Trend

    At long last, Edith Frost is done chilling out.

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    December 25, 2003

    For the Record

    For national releases, 2003 wonked as much as it rocked.

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    January 16, 2003

    King Kong

    The Big Bang (Drag City)

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    October 28, 1999
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    February 4, 1999

    Below Freezing

    Edith Frost creates music that fits the season perfectly.

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    April 26, 1995