• Archive for September, 2009

    CYPB: Already at the top, these young pipers have their eyes on world domination . . .

    by  • September 27, 2009 • Interviews, Locals Only, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    The Colorado Youth Pipe Band, the only competitive pipe band in Colorado comprised entirely of youth under 18, competes regularly - locally, nationally and internationally - against all-adult bands, and has for a lot of years. Their first competition was just about 20 years ago, as a matter of fact, and they’ve not missed...

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    Ween @ Red Rocks, 09/06/09 – Reverb

    by  • September 9, 2009 • In Denver Live, National • 0 Comments

    Ween have . . . aged well (only too evident in Gene’s now-grey, newly short hair), and comfortably wield many varying musical styles with aplomb. Their tight grasp on the building blocks of so many genres, arguably born out of a deep-seated irreverence for all of them, has given them the ability to create...

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    Interview: The Alltunators, courting Denver with a sweet, folksy, bygone sound

    by  • September 5, 2009 • Interviews, Local, Locals Only, NewsThreads • 1 Comment

    Both live and on record, The Alltunators masterfully mix honest and passionate acoustic constructions behind Jessica Slater’s heartfelt lyrics and sweet and earnest, soft-spoken vocals, and add brilliant, bluesy jams behind Andy Miller’s sassy juke joint crooning. . . . The result is a summery Sunday afternoon feeling - fresh, relaxing, almost drowsily comforting. I...

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