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Kamasi Washington. Boulder Theater. 09.24.15

Kamasi Washington. Boulder Theater. 09.24.15 There’s a scene in the film Playing by Heart where Angelina Jolie and Ryan Phillippe are sitting in a jazz club discussing life over a gin martini. Phillippe is portraying a sober club kid with a wounded soul, while Jolie is cast as the confident, self-assured vixen who is really a softie at heart. While… Read more →

Drive-By Truckers. Boulder Theater. 04.12.13

The secret to a happy ending is knowing when to roll the credits…but not tonight! When Patterson Hood uttered those words during “World of Hurt”, there was no doubt he was trying to convince himself as much as those in the crowd. It’s no secret that Drive-By Truckers have had their share of hurt over the years, and the veterans… Read more →

The xx. Boulder Theater. 10.17.12

It seems like a lifetime ago when “VCR” was the top download on The Hype Machine, so when the London trio performed the song that introduced so many to their sublimely subtle sound, it was hard to believe The xx have only been in our lives since 2009.  This young band became the next ‘indie darlings’ with their self-titled debut… Read more →

SBTRKT. Willis Earl Beal. Fox Theatre. 04.10.12

London musician/producer Aaron Jerome brought his masked alter-ego SBTRKT to Boulder last night.  Along with his partner in crime, lyricist Sampha, SBRTKT did exactly what you would expect him to do — he turned the nearly sold-out Fox Theatre into a sweltering dance party resembling the UK garage scene that help spawn this brand of electronic music.  Running the gamut of subgenres,… Read more →

Band of Horses @ Fox Theatre, 03/15/10

Can you believe it’s been 4 years since Band of Horses hit the scene with Everything All The Time?  Can you believe it’s been well over 2 years since they released their sophomore (and latest) release, Cease to Begin?  I still think of them as a new band, yet it’s been close to 3 years since I saw them live… Read more →