Vince Gill

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    September 24, 2013

    Casey James Prestwood on recording in Nashville legend Manuel Cuevas's house

    Casey James Prestwood and the Burning Angels just finished recording their new album, Honky Tonk Bastard World, in the Nashville home of revered designer Manuel Cuevas, whose iconic Nudie suits have been worn by an array of country legends. It's an ideal pairing for the two, as the former has steadi ... More >>

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    April 4, 2013

    James "Rooster" Olson on turning pedal board creation into art with Trailer Trash Pedalboards

    After playing with Denver-based bands including G-Force and Autobahn in the '80s, James "Rooster" Olson made a name for himself with his company Trailer Trash Pedal Boards. Olson essentially revolutionized the pedal-board industry with his award-winning designs, which have been used by an array of t ... More >>

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    December 30, 2011

    David Bromberg on his career and studying with Reverend Gary Davis

    David Bromberg's eclectic musical expertise is rooted in the sounds of America. Since the 1960s, the singer and guitarist has drawn from a palette of influences, from bluegrass to ragtime, from country blues to New Orleans jazz. Taking lessons from the legendary Reverend Gary Davis as a Columbia stu ... More >>

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    October 28, 2008

    This Just In 10/30-11/05

    The Killers invade Magness Arena on January 17. The big news in this slow week of concert announcements is the Killers January 17 show at DU's Magness Arena. Good news for fans of the Gibbons brothers: some amazing seats for ZZ Top's sold out Halloween show at the Paramount have been released. Bad ... More >>

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    March 4, 2008

    Vintage Q&A With Rodney Crowell

    Here’s another highlight from the Westword Q&A archives: a wonderful conversation with country singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell that preceded a June 17, 2004 profile. At the time, Crowell was no longer scoring hits as he did throughout the ‘80s, when he and his former wife, Rosanne Cash, were c ... More >>

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    January 2, 2008

    Q&A With Cody Canada of Cross Canadian Ragweed

    Oklahoma-based Cross Canadian Ragweed, which stops by the Grizzly Rose on Friday, January 4 (see the appropriate Now Hear This item for more details), is an anomaly: a big-selling country band that can't get played on country radio because its music supposedly isn't country enough. CCR's frontman, C ... More >>

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    January 4, 2007

    What a Country!

    Ten reasons to tune in country radio in 2006.

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    February 10, 2005


    The Secret Machines locate the sweet spot between heartache and head rush.

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    December 18, 2003


    Rounding up holiday discs that offer season's greetings -- and beatings.

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    February 13, 2003

    Full Circle

    After a year of renewal, Hall-of-Famer Jim Ibbotson gets down to the Nitty Gritty.

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    May 23, 2002

    Higher Powered

    Jars of Clay rocks on the fringe of Christian music.

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    August 2, 2001

    Onward Through It All

    Jim Lauderdale has fought his way through the dregs of Nashville and emerged as a country keeper.

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    June 21, 2001

    Jim Lauderdale

    The Other Sessions (Dualtone Nashville)

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    December 14, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings -- and beatings.

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    July 6, 2000

    Vince Gill

    Let's Make Sure We Kiss Goodbye

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    October 14, 1999


    Ol' Dirty Bastard, Richmond Fontaine, Basement Jaxx, Barbra Streisand

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    June 10, 1999

    A LaFave Rave

    Jimmy LaFave upholds American musical tradition one song at a time.

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    May 27, 1999
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    January 21, 1999
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    December 10, 1998

    Christmas Packages

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

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    November 19, 1998

    Still Giving It Up

    Delbert McClinton has something better than a record deal: a sound all his own.

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    September 24, 1998
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    February 12, 1998

    Color Him Bluegrass

    Del McCoury is one of the masters of a great American art form.

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    April 3, 1997

    Sliding Home

    Lee Roy Parnell thought that slide guitar had a place in country music. He was right.

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    December 12, 1996
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    November 7, 1996
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    August 15, 1996
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    December 13, 1995



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    November 23, 1994
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    August 17, 1994