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Shawn Colvin

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2014

    The Fourteen Best Concerts in Denver This Week

    Red Rocks plays the classics this week, with performances by Chicago (with REO Speedwagon) and Boston. It'll also host a damn good time of a double-bill in Chromeo and Cut Copy. The rest of our picks follow. See also: Cut Copy on Interactive Billboards, Unusual Guitars and the Summer of Love

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    March 25, 2014

    Phish, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar and more have all announced Denver shows

    Lady Gaga went high-concept on her last album and found mostly apathy among her desensitized fan base. But! The concerts have always been the best part -- last time around she gave birth to herself onstage and that was literally her entrance. So her upcoming show at the Pepsi Center should be a spec ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Katey Laurel

    Periscope
    Roaring Twenties Records

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    July 5, 2013

    Judy Collins deserves better as Colorado Inside Out time travels to 1973

    For the past eleven years, Colorado Inside Out, the weekly public affairs roundtable on Colorado Public Television, has taken an annual trip in the Colorado Time Machine. The show's reported on current events of 1912 (last year's show, when I played Margaret "Molly" Brown or 1951 (the 2011 episode, ... More >>

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    April 16, 2013

    New Denver shows: Steely Dan, the Geto Boys, Brad Paisley, Selena Gomez, Ride Festival

    Steely Dan is making its way back to Colorado for a show at Red Rocks this August, and there's a bunch of other new shows to let you know about, including Brad Paisley at Fiddler's Green, the Geto Boys at Summit Music Hall, Ride Festival and Selena Gomez. Keep reading for the full rundown on these s ... More >>

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    April 10, 2012

    Dandy Warhols, Cake, Fiona Apple among new shows, Alabama Shakes, Nicki Minaj top sellers

    Here's what's hot this week in music on the Front Range: On the concert front, new shows from the Dandy Warhols, Cake, Fiona Apple and more were announced; Musketeer Gripweed, Hot Robots, and Broken Tongues got spins on local radio; and recent albums from the Alabama Shakes, Nicki Minaj, the Shins a ... More >>

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    March 20, 2012

    Mile Highlights: Denver/Boulder area concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales

    Here's what's hot this week in music on the Front Range: On the concert front, new shows featuring Cypress Hill, the Fray, Kaskade and Mojo Nixon were announced; Lola Black, Fresh Breath Committee and the Autumn Film got spins on local radio; and recent albums from Bruce Springsteen, Andrew Bird, Fu ... More >>

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    May 23, 2011

    Celebrate Bob Dylan's 70th birthday at Cervantes' with Dylan66 and friends

    This Tuesday, May 24, Bob Dylan will be turning seventy years old. To celebrate his 70th birthday, the members of Dylan66 and their friends -- like they've done every year for the past half-dozen years -- are getting together tomorrow night for a tribute show at Cervantes' featuring Dylan66, the Zim ... More >>

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    April 13, 2011

    Chautauqua announces summer 2011 lineup

    Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt share a bill on Sunday, June 19​Triple-A fans, rejoice! Chautauqua just announced the lineup for its upcoming summer season, which kicks off on May 21 and runs through the end of August, and with the exception of the odd comedian and pair of indie acts, you can look ... More >>

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    November 2, 2010

    Meet Nathan Reid, studio wiz extraordinare

    ​Many people in Denver may not know Nathan Reid by name. Just the same, over the course of his career, which spans three decades, he's had the chance to work with a host of prominent acts from Ghostface to Damien and Stephen Marley. Currently operating out of Mercury Sauce, his private produ ... More >>

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    June 3, 2010
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    April 27, 2010

    Tom Petty, KS107.5 Summer Jam, Chautauqua Auditorium shows announced

    This year's Red Rocks line-up has been filling in rather nicely, and there's been a few more additions this week, including a second Sting date that's been added, Blues Traveler's annual Fourth of July show, the Barenaked Ladies, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Reggae on the Rocks, Celtic Woman and To ... More >>

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    April 20, 2010

    Widespread Panic, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Pretty Lights shows announced

    ​Another half dozen new shows were added to the Red Rocks schedule, including John Mayer, Paramore, STS9, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Pretty Lights and Widespread Panic, who will be at the venue from Friday, June 25 through Sunday, June 27, a month after its eleventh studio album, Dirty Side Down, hit ... More >>

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    March 27, 2009

    Rickie Lee Jones co-headlines RootsFest tomorrow

    Rickie Lee Jones was just tapped to co-headline Swallow Hill's RootsFest with Hot Rize and Leo Kottke tomorrow night at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Shawn Colvin, who was originally scheduled to perform, had to back out due to an unforeseen family emergency. Other acts at the fest include Tallest ... More >>

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    January 23, 2009

    Week in review: 1/19/09 - 1/23/09

    From Leftover Salmon's Bill McKay being arrested to Swayback adding Adam Tymn from Vaux to its line-up to Frontside Five and 29th St. Disciples landing record deals, there was tons happening this week. The biggest and perhaps most stunning item of the week, however, has to be news of the unfortunate ... More >>

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    January 22, 2009

    Leo Kottke, Shawn Colvin highlight RootsFest

    Swallow Hill just released the lineup for its third annual RootsFest, coming Saturday, March 28, to the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. The highlights of the show are the legendary Leo Kottke and Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Shawn Colvin. Also appearing are the Boulder Acoustic Society, Hot Rize, Ta ... More >>

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    January 22, 2009

    The Westword.com blog shortcut, January 22 edition

    Click yo fingers. Today in Backbeat Online: • Q&A with Adele. • James Han's solo sortie. • Leo Kottke, Shawn Colvin highlight RootsFest. • Q&A with William Elliott Whitmore. • Cacheflow teams with Brer Rabbit for dubby goodness. Today in Cafe Society: • PETA in the news again: "Sea Kit ... More >>

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    January 15, 2009

    Q&A with Jonathan Coulton

    Geek icon and Internet rock star Jonathan Coulton is set to make his first appearance in Denver on January 17, at the Soiled Dove. In anticipation of his first concert in the Mile High city, Coulton was kind enough to sit down with us to talk about his beginnings as a code monkey, his inspirations f ... More >>

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    November 25, 2008

    This Just In 11/27-12-3

    Shawn Colvin joins Hot Rize and Leo Kottke at the RootsFest.  Not too much shaking this week with concert announcements, but there's good news for acoustic and bluegrass fans: tickets for Swallow Hill's RootsFest (known as the Denver Folk & Roots Music Festival for the past two years) conce ... More >>

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    June 2, 2008
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    October 18, 2007

    Paolo Nutini

    Thursday, October 18, Paramount Theatre, KBCO.com.

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Greg Brown

    Friday, December 16, and Saturday, December 17, Swallow Hill, 303-777-1003.

  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    The Beatdown

    South by So What? Not this year, thanks to Vaux and other Denver bands.

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    December 16, 2004

    Brown's in Town

    Folksinger plays Swallow Hill

  • Music

    December 16, 2004

    David Lowery and Johnny Hickman

    Thursday, December 16, E-Town at the Boulder Theater, 303-786-7030; Sunday, December 19, Lion's Lair, 303-320-9200.

  • Music

    November 25, 2004

    Dirt Nap

    We'll miss the Ol' Dirty Bastard.

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    June 12, 2003

    Comic Correction

    Maher keeps on joking

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    April 17, 2003

    Spiking Poetry

    Landmark readings honor Kenneth Koch

  • Music

    March 9, 2000

    Road Rules

    Guitarist Patty Larkin is a tour de force.

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    November 18, 1999

    Honky-Tonkin'

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

  • Music

    December 10, 1998

    Christmas Packages

    The best holiday discs, as well as others that will make you pity the yule.

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    May 7, 1998
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    April 2, 1998

    Lord Knows

    Mary Lou Lord is smarter than the average busker.

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    March 26, 1998

    Vanilla on Ice

    The hip-hop trivia question wants to prove that he's still cool.

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    December 11, 1997

    Music for the Holidaze

    Digging out from a blizzard of seasonal CD releases.

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    July 10, 1997

    Love That Dave

    Critics hate Dave Matthews, but that doesn't mean you should.

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    July 10, 1997
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    June 19, 1997
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    March 27, 1997
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    December 12, 1996
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    October 17, 1996
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    September 12, 1996
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    September 5, 1996
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    July 11, 1996
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    August 9, 1995
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    May 3, 1995

    MIX AND MATCH

    HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT SUMMER CONCERT FOR YOU.

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    February 8, 1995
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    January 25, 1995
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    November 16, 1994
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    June 15, 1994
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