FoundStuff:Session – Josh Ritter on Daytrotter

I have a mixed relationship with Josh Ritter‘s take on indie folk.  Technically I should really like him.  He’s a talented songwriter, he tells elaborate stories with original lyrics and he does so over an alt-country/indie folk instrumentation.  Being a big fan of Will Oldham, The Tallest Man on Earth, Avett Brothers, Deer Tick (this list could go on forever),… Read more →

Nathaniel Rateliff – In Memory Of Loss

I will no longer be writing album reviews. Instead, I will be posting album recommendations with links to a few reviews that I agree with. There are just so many reviews out there and I can’t spend the time anymore. Nathaniel Rateliff – In Memory Of Loss This is the first official release from local Denver indie folkster who used… Read more →

Drive-By Truckers Bring The Rock Show To Colorado

  When you have been seeing a band live since their humble beginnings, you can’t help but be disappointed as that band gets popular, starts playing larger venues and stops playing the ‘classic’ songs you love.  That is unless that band is Drive-By Truckers.  While so many bands I like have been disappointing over the past couple years, Drive-By Truckers… Read more →

R.I.P Ronnie James Dio

1942 – 2010 Heavy Metal God Ronnie James Dio died of stomach cancer this morning.  The front man for Black Sabbath from 1982 – 1991 (known as the Dio years) went on to form the band Dio.  It was with Dio that he released the classic Holy Diver album in 1983.  He then went back to Black Sabbath for a… Read more →

Sleigh Bells – Treats

I will no longer be writing album reviews. Instead, I will be posting album recommendations with links to a few reviews that I agree with. There are just so many reviews out there and I can’t spend the time anymore. Sleigh Bells – Treats The debut album from my new favorite noisey/electro/crunky/hip-hop duo…as well as my new crush.  Sleigh Bells… Read more →

Frightened Rabbit @ Bluebird, 05/12/2010

Frightened Rabbit came to Denver last night and they brought shitty weather with them.  It was in the low-30s with slushy rain.  Not your typical May day.  But these Scottish lads are not strangers to miserable weather in Colorado.  Last time they were in town was for the Monolith Festival at Red Rocks last September.  That fateful day where we… Read more →

Mimicking Birds – Mimicking Birds

I will no longer be writing album reviews. Instead, I will be posting album recommendations with links to a few reviews that I agree with. There are just so many reviews out there and I can’t spend the time anymore. Mimicking Birds – Mimicking Birds Pay attention.  Pay close attention.  If you don’t, you might miss a great album.  In… Read more →

Delorean – Subiza

I will no longer be writing album reviews. Instead, I will be posting album recommendations with links to a few reviews that I agree with. There are just so many reviews out there and I can’t spend the time anymore. Delorean – Subiza Usually I don’t even give albums like this a chance.  Just not into the euro-dance take on… Read more →