Shania Twain

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2014

    Videos: Peyton Manning makes David Letterman say, "Sh*t!"

    After the Broncos' humiliating Super Bowl defeat in February, QB Peyton Manning laid low for a while. But he's back on the national stage in a big way, thanks in part to retirement-bound pal David Letterman, who devoted a huge chunk of last night's show to PM and showed his enthusiasm for his abilit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2013

    The ten biggest tropes in country music

    What makes a great country song? Well, if David Allan Coe is to be believed, the songs require a few things: mama, trains, trucks, prison, or gettin' drunk. There's got to be more to it than that though, right? Like, at least five more things. Country music draws on the same themes so often that it' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2011

    Tonight: The JaneDear Girls at Grizzly Rose

    ​Pulling a page from the Shania Twain handbook on pop country, The JaneDear Girls create glossy, hook-heavy songs with an underlying flavor of Bluegrass. As an accomplished fiddle and electric mandolin player, Susie Brown brings the the hoedown feel to guitarist Danelle Leverett's traditional ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2008
  • Music

    September 21, 2006

    Tommy Emmanuel

    Saturday, September 23, First Church of Divine Science, 303-777-1003.

  • Music

    February 23, 2006

    Josh Gracin

    Friday, February 24, Grizzly Rose, 303-295-1330.

  • Music

    December 30, 2004

    Americana Pie

    Grab a slice of 2004's best roots music while it's still hot.

  • Dining

    November 11, 2004
  • Film

    October 14, 2004

    Say Why?

    Searching for the meaning of life in a movie that barely exists.

  • Music

    September 16, 2004


    Juice Newton

  • Music

    May 20, 2004

    Various Artists

    Barbie Hit Mix (Kid Rhino)

  • News

    January 8, 2004

    Cross-Dress for Success

    To Bill, with love

  • Music

    May 1, 2003


    Homeward bound, Slim Cessna keeps sin alive in a new project.

  • Music

    December 5, 2002

    Critic's Choice

    Peter Gabriel

  • Music

    December 5, 2002

    The Heart of Country

    Still a big thinker, Dallas Wayne holds out for honky-tonk.

  • News

    August 15, 2002

    Youth of the Nation

    Country-radio pros gather in Colorado to search for ways to seduce a younger generation.

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    The Circle Is Unbroken

    O Brother's success revealed Norman Blake's genius to a wide audience. Bluegrass fans have seen it all along.

  • Music

    May 17, 2001

    Keeping Up With Jones

    George Jones has stuck around as one of country's greatest living legends. Now he speaks the cold hard truth about the state of the music he loves.

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    Watch Your Mouth

    Two local radio personalities get scorched by their own words.

  • Music

    February 8, 2001

    On the Road Again

    Celeste Krenz's folk tales take her to country's capital.

  • Music

    February 1, 2001

    They Right the Songs

    A group of area songwriters gathers to improve their tunes -- and take a shot at the bigtime.

  • Music

    December 14, 2000

    Count Your Blessings

    Britain's William Topley finds a second home in Colorado.

  • Music

    October 26, 2000

    Too Smart for Their Own Good

    The Tragically Hip doesn't believe in dumbing down its music to reach wide audiences. As a result, it's the most popular band in Canada.

  • Music

    October 5, 2000

    Born to Die

    Knowing how Nick Drake expired helps bring his music to life.

  • Music

    September 28, 2000

    He Done It

    His song dares to challenge the Nashville money machine. Somehow, though, songwriter Larry Cordle has gotten away with Murder.

  • Music

    June 1, 2000

    Bright Lights, Big City

    Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams shine a light on vintage country.

  • Music

    April 27, 2000

    Pop Goes the Country

    Who's changed more -- Trisha Yearwood or country music?

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Five Alive

    The country revisionists behind BR5-49 play Nashville's numbers game.

  • Music

    January 27, 2000

    Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time

    Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time
    Murder on Music Row
    (Shell Point Records)

  • Music

    November 18, 1999


    Two-steppin' through a slew of recent country releases.

  • Music

    October 28, 1999

    It's a Family Tradition

    Hank Williams III hopes to do it his way, with or without Nashville's help.

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Where's the Beef?

    Four new releases don't tell all of the Captain Beefheart story.

  • Music

    June 10, 1999
  • Music

    November 26, 1998

    Are You Sure Hank Done It That Way?

    An essential boxed set shows what was right about Hank Williamsand what's wrong about country music today.

  • Music

    August 20, 1998

    On the Case

    Neko Case aims to shake up the world of country music.

  • Music

    January 8, 1998
  • Music

    April 10, 1997

    That Louvin Feeling

    Three new reissues serve as reminders of how good country music can be.

  • Music

    February 20, 1997

    Eye of the Storm

    In a cynical world, Iris DeMent struggles to maintain her virtue.

  • Music

    March 7, 1996
  • Music

    January 17, 1996