Rhett Miller

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    Five best concerts this week, September 10-14

    Guitars, you say? Oh, we've got guitars, friend. Big ones, loud ones, twangy ones, whatever your flavor, and all being played by people pushing their amps into overdrive with passion. If you feel like indulging your inner rocker this week, let's just say you will have no problem finding places of wo ... More >>

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    May 26, 2011

    Tonight: Old 97's at the Bluebird

    ​It seems Dallas quartet Old 97's (playing the Bluebird Theater tonight with Sarah Jaffe) began long before the term alt-country was even a thought. But less along the gothic style associated with the genre, the Old 97's are more pop-oriented, carried by vocalist Rhett Miller's radio-friendly ... More >>

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    January 27, 2011

    Old 97's

    Thursday, January 27, Boulder Theater, Boulder, 303-786-7030.

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    January 26, 2011

    Rhett Miller of Old 97's on Grand Theatre, Volume One and working under the gun

    Allison V. Smith​ It's been close to two decades since Rhett Miller and company fired up the Old 97's in Dallas and helped pioneer the alt-country movement alongside Wilco and the Jayhawks. Since then, the quartet, which is known for its vigorous live sets, has gone on to release a string of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    Q&A with Rachael Yamagata

    Hilary Walsh​Rachael Yamagata released her critically acclaimed debut disc Happenstance in 2004 only to be dumped by her record label, RCA, shortly thereafter. Last year the singer-songwriter and pianist finally resurfaced, on Warner Bros., with the wonderfully ambitious double album Elephants...T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    Sonic Youth, Avett Brothers, Yes shows annouced

    Things slowed down a bit this week with concert announcements, especially compared to the past few weeks, but we did the get the word on some noteworthy shows including Sonic Youth Friday, July 31 at the Ogden Theater, Yes and Asia at the Paramount Theatre Sunday, July 12 and a pair of Avett Brother ... More >>

  • Music

    July 17, 2003

    The Beatdown

    For Al Kraizer, the LoDo Music Festival is a labor of love — in more ways than one.

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    July 17, 2003

    Street Dreams

    The LoDo Music Fest rocks on.

  • Music

    March 1, 2001

    Critic's Choice

    The Old 97s

  • Music

    February 19, 1998

    Everything Old Is New Again

    The Old 97's aren't country rockers. They're country punks.