Tony Iommi

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    August 15, 2013

    Medical marijuana dispensary review: Sweet Leaf in Denver

    Alright now. Won't you listen? Or read as the case may be? Black Sabbath may be one of my earliest musical obsessions -- something that had a lot to do with the theatrics of Ozzy Osbourne and his slaying guitarists. The most memorable to me is Tony Iommi. Specifically, his cough at the beginning of ... More >>

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    October 1, 2012

    The five best concerts this week: October 1-5

    Welcome to Rawktober! The month is getting kicked off with a bang tomorrow night at 1STBANK Center with the Twins of Evil Tour featuring Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson, and the rest of the week is shaping up to be pretty stellar, too, with some dubstep and doom metal shows rounding out the week's bes ... More >>

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    September 27, 2012

    Saint Vitus

    Wednesday, October 3, Bluebird Theater, 888-929-7849.

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    May 14, 2012

    The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Are You Experienced turns 45

    When he came storming onto the scene, Jimi Hendrix made weepy children out of the world's best guitar players, bringing a primal sexuality and grace to his playing that only a true master of the craft could muster. Guitarists like Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Pete Townsend had spent nearly the whole ... More >>

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    May 5, 2009

    Green Day, Journey, Crosby, Stills & Nash shows announced

    As previously reported, Green Day will play its first gig in these parts in over three years when the band hits the Pepsi Center on Saturday, August 15. Tickets for that show go on sale Saturday, May 9. Some other big ticket shows, meanwhile, were announced this week, including a trio of shows at Re ... More >>

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    December 22, 2008

    Beyond Playlist presents Xmas-rated, part four: Variety Packs

    This year, we've wrapped our roundup of holiday albums a bit differently. Instead of delivering it to you in one big lump (like coal), we're parceling out the reviews online, with a blog each weekday through December 24 devoted to recordings in a different category. Part four features "Variety Packs ... More >>

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    September 3, 2008

    Live Review: Triclops, the Nod at Lion's Lair

    Photo by Tom Murphy The Nod gets the nod for its performance at the Lion's Lair this past weekend. Triclops, The Nod Saturday, August 30, 2008 Lion’s Lair, Denver Better Than: A full line-up of stoner rock bands. With a name like “The Nod,” I expected a druggy, stoner rock band and not much ... More >>

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    September 20, 2007
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    September 20, 2007

    Heaven and Hell

    Tuesday, September 25, Coors Amphitheater, 303-830-8497.

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    December 29, 2005

    Heady Metal

    In 2005, longhairs got more progressive than ever.

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    July 21, 2005
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    November 18, 2004

    New Ancient Astronauts

    Children of the Vortex (Self-released)

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    July 3, 2003

    Dead Meadow

    Shivering King and Others (Matador)
    Dopesmoker (Tee Pee)

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    August 10, 2000

    Play It As It Slays

    Slayer hasn't stopped giving the devil his due.

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    July 8, 1999

    More Songs of the Century

    Part two of a pre-millennial trek through a hundred years of pop music.

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    December 3, 1998

    The Major and the Minor

    A roundup of big-name recordings that live up (or down) to expectations.

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    July 3, 1997
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    June 19, 1997