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    September 8, 2014

    The Best Concerts in Denver this Week

    Kind of a quiet week, as week's in Denver's live music scene go. There are a few good shows before the weekend, though, including Drake and Lil Wayne's co-headlining tour and Midge Ure at Soiled Dove. Rest up: The weekend's a doozy, with big shows from Rubedo, Miss America and more. See also: Ten ... More >>

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    May 10, 2013

    The ten best concerts in Denver this weekend

    PRINCE @ OGDEN THEATRE | SUN & MON, 5/12-5/13 Prince became a household name after the release of his third album, 1982's 1999. Over the years, his perfectly realized blend of rock, pop, funk and jazz has proved equally popular with audiences and critics. Throughout the '80s, Prince released hit rec ... More >>

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    February 24, 2012

    Weekend's best live music bets: Overcasters, Glass Hits, T-Pain, Zola Jesus and More

    TGIF! We made it to the weekend! Another fine lineup of live music in store for you in the Mile High City over the next couple days. Tonight, Overcasters play the second night of its three-night stand at City Hall. Dubbed Gathering of the Clouds, the second edition of this three-day festival marks t ... More >>

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    February 15, 2011

    Trombone Shorty on Backatown, growing up in New Orleans and touring with Lenny Kravitz

    ​ A year before Trombone Shorty (aka Troy Andrews) scored a number jazz album with his major label debut, he was already sparring with lions. Just check out the eight-minute YouTube clip of the young Shorty trading trumpet licks with Wynton Marsalis at the House of the Blues in New Orleans.

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    November 1, 2010

    Leftover Salmon at the Fillmore, 10/30/10

    Eric Gruneisen​ LEFTOVER SALMON With Great American Taxi 10.31.10 | Fillmore Auditorium Read interview with Vince Herman Boulder's Leftover Salmon doesn't play together very often these days -- but when they do, Vince Herman, Drew Emmitt, Greg Garrison, Bill McKay and Jeff Sipe are guarantee ... More >>

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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 6, 2010

    This Just In: Vans Warped Tour, Rihanna, Broken Bells shows announced

    Pennywise is one of the many bands at this year's Vans Warped Tour​While the Mile High Music Festival was announced yesterday, the Vans Warped Tour is also coming to town. Alkaline Trio, Andrew W.K., Bring Me the Horizon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Every Time I Die, Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag, Face ... More >>

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    August 20, 2009

    Polytoxic gets back together again. And again. And again...

    Tobin Voggesser​With eight shows coming up over the next four months, it's safe to say Polytoxic, which from all appearances supposedly parted ways some time ago, is still very much an on going concern, despite the fact that Chadzilla is now keeping time with Slim Cessna's Auto Club and CR Gruver ... More >>

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    March 10, 2009

    Neil Young, Depeche Mode, Keith Urban shows announced

    The summer concert season is beginning to take shape. A lot of great shows were announced this week, including Neil Young's show at Magness Arena on Monday, April 27, Depeche Mode's show at Red Rocks on Thursday, August 27, and Keith Urban's show at the Pepsi Center on Wednesday, July 15. We've list ... More >>

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    August 25, 2008

    Q&A With George Porter, Jr. of The Meters

    George Porter, Jr. The heartbeat of the New Orleans All-Star Jam-Balaya event on August 24 -- reviewed in detail here -- was George Porter, Jr., one of the great bassists in modern musical history. Westword recently conducted an extended chat with Porter in the context of his current band, Porter ... More >>

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    May 13, 2008

    Best New TV Theme Songs

    Classic theme songs might seem to be a thing of the past. Some shows, like LOST and My Name is Earl, don’t have them at all. And even among those that do still have theme songs, it might seem that not enough shows boast the timeless classics of Sanford and Son (Quincy Jones’s “The Streetbeat ... More >>

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    April 17, 2008

    Apple A Day

    Green is in at this Earth Day celebration.

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    February 14, 2008

    George Porter Is Still Funkin'

    This Funky Meters bassist has become a jam icon for a new generation.

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    February 13, 2008

    Q&A With Porter Batiste Stoltz's George Porter

    George Porter is the bassist for Porter Batiste Stoltz, a three-piece whose mammoth grooves have made the players favorites among jam-band aficionados – but he's also a whole lot more. As a founding member of the Meters, a classic New Orleans combo, he helped establish a Big Easy sound that’s de ... More >>

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    January 18, 2008

    Beyond Playlist: The All-Soundtrack Edition

    Jonny Greenwood There Will Be Blood (Nonesuch) Pop stars who try to establish themselves as serious composers are typically asking for trouble, embarrassment or some combination thereof. Think of Billy Joel: Even though he's spent much of the past decade focusing on classical music, fans who turn u ... More >>

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    November 22, 2007

    Porter Batiste Stoltz

    Friday and Saturday, November 23 and 24, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 1-866-455-2263.

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    August 30, 2007

    Virb Is the Word

    Two Denver-based projects kick out the jam.

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    November 16, 2006

    Henry Butler

    Katrina swamped his life, but music keeps this jazzman afloat.

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    November 17, 2005

    Polywood Ending

    Cervantes' is the perfect place for Polytoxic to take its Last Waltz.

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    October 13, 2005

    Tab Benoit

    Friday, October 14, Herman's Hideaway, 303-777-5840.

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Next Best Thing

    If you weren't at this landmark blues concert, Lightning in a Bottle will do.

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    June 7, 2001

    The Mouth That Roars

    When Cowboy Mouth's Fred LeBlanc speaks out on self-empowerment, audiences listen.

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    October 12, 2000

    Say That You'll Be True

    Dale Hawkins remains faithful to Susie Q and roots rock. No matter what the cost.

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    August 13, 1998

    Night & Day

    August 13 - 19, 1998

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    August 6, 1998

    Beyond the Fugees

    Pinning down Wyclef Jean, one of hip-hop's hottest commodities.

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    June 11, 1998
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    July 20, 1994
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    February 23, 1994