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Music To Hear 8/01 – 8/07: TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND, JEFF BECK, DICK DALE & More…

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/01/16

Avogadro’s Number- The Haymarket Squares                  6 p.m.                       $5

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘Stand-Up Comedy’ @ 7 p.m.; ‘Funk Jam’ @ 10 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/01/16

Denver Botanic Gardens- Martin Sexton w/ Eilen Jewell                   6:30 p.m.                $54-59

Quixote’s True Blue*- ‘Jerry’s Birthday Show’ w/ Imagine feat. Melvin Seals (JGB), Ray White (Frank Zappa) & Damon Wood (James Brown) w/ Fleeb (Octopus Nebula) + Darren Hahn (Ani DiFranco)                             9 p.m.                      $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- ‘Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration’ feat. Warren Haynes & Colorado Symphony w/ special guest Melvin Seals                    7:30 p.m.
$39.95-45

BOULDER AREA 8/01/16

Chautauqua Auditorium*- Ryan Bingham w/ The Americans                  7:30 p.m.
$28-43

Fox Theatre- Museum Of Love Live feat. Pat Mahoney (DFA/ LCD Soundsystem), Dennis McNany (DFA/Jee-Day) & Nancy Whang (DJ set)(DFA/ LCD Soundsystem, The Juan Maclean) w/ Falcon Punch                      8:30 p.m.                     $26

Owsley’s Golden Road*- Owsley’s Acid Jazz Trio feat. Paul Murin (DeadPhish Orchestra) & Edwin Hurwitz (Shakedown Street)                          7 p.m.                      $1

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/02/16

Avogadro’s Number- ‘Open Mic’ feat. Tom Gregory                           7 p.m.

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘EDM Tuesdays’                     Free-$5

Oak Street Plaza- ‘Noontime Notes’ feat. The Seers               11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Pourhouse (Loveland)- ‘Open Jazz Jam’ feat. The Pourhouse Jazz Trio                 7:30 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/02/16

Larimer Lounge- Honne w/ Jones                     $15

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- LCD Soundsystem w/ Savage + Museum Of Love
7 p.m.                      SOLD OUT!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/02/16

Chautauqua Auditorium*- ‘Mash Up’ w/ Paper Bird                      7:30 p.m.              $12-45

Fox Theatre- Wavves w/ Steep Leans + Partybaby                  8 p.m.                    $26.50

Owsley’s Golden Road- Jalbatross feat. Ryan Jalbert (The Motet)             7 p.m.

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Open Mic’                        9 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/03/16

Avogadro’s Number- ‘Patio Music Series’ feat. Ginger Whale                 5-7 p.m.

Avogadro’s Number- Mason Street Bluegrass                   7 p.m.

Avogadro’s  Number- ‘Open Bluegrass Jam’                     8:30 p.m.

CSU Lagoon*- Danielle Ate The Sandwich                    6-8:30 p.m.               FREE!!!!

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘Grass For That Ass’ feat. Sneaky Pete & The Secret Weapons w/ FunkMa$ter + Cloud Kickers International                           Free-$15

DENVER AREA 8/03/16

Bluebird Theatre- Hayes Carll w/ Luke Bell                     8 p.m.                            $25-27

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom*- ‘Herbie Hancock Tribute’ feat. Dave Watts (The Motet), Dominic Lalli (Big Gigantic), Joey Porter (The Motet), Garrett Sayers (The Motet) & Dan Schwindt (Kyle Hollingsworth Band) w/ Space Orpan                                    $15-20

Dazzle Jazz*- ‘Artist In Residence’ w/ Adam Bodine Trio                       9 p.m.                   FREE!!!!

Hi Dive- Deerhoof w/ Blankspell + deCollage                 8:30 p.m.                            $15-17

Oriental Theatre- Danielle Nicole (Trampled Under Foot) + Too Slim  & The Taildraggers
(*two headlining sets)                                          8 p.m.                                   $22

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- LCD Soundsystem w/ Savages + Museum Of Love
7 p.m.                  SOLD OUT!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/03/16

Fox Theatre*- King Sunny Ade                         8:30 p.m.                         $32

Owsley’s Golden Road- Flash Mountain Flood                           7 p.m.                     $??

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Blues Night’                            10 p.m.                    FREE!!!!

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/04/16

Avogadro’s Number- Cosmic Mesa + Canyon Collected                        8 p.m.               $5

Boardwalk Park (Windsor)- Rusty 44              6:30-8:30 p.m.             FREE!!!!

Foote Lagoon- ‘Tribute To The Beatles’ feat. The Fab 4 Mop Top + The Fab 4 Sgt. Pepper
7-9 p.m.            FREE!!!!

Old Town Square*- Pandas & People                   7-9 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

DENVER AREA 8/04/16

Cervantes’ Other Side- Mike Love w/ FunkMa$ter                  /// Policulture     on patio
$12-15

Denver Botanic Gardens- Chris Isaak w/ Brent Cowles                    6:30 p.m.             $51-64

Quixote’s True Blue*- Play Dead + Great Blue                         $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- ‘Hard Red Rocks’ feat. RL Grime w/ Savoy, Keys N Krates, Graves + Drezo                          6 p.m.                     $49.50-90

Walnut Room*- Yarn w/ Another Afternoon                       8 p.m.                   $15-20

BOULDER AREA 8/04/16

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- ‘Open Mic Night’ w/ Brian Rezac                7 p.m.
FREE!!!!

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Open Jam: Boogie Nights’                     10 p.m.            FREE!!!!

St. Julien- Mountain Meadow String Band                      6:30-9:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/05/16

Aggie Theatre- The Covz w/ Prestor John (CD Release)               Free-$10

Avogadro’s Number- Pouder River Irregulars                     4 p.m.               $10

Centerra @ Chapungu Sculpture Park (Loveland)- The Commoners                  7-9 p.m.
FREE!!!!

Monroe’s (Loveland)- Ryan Fourt Combo                   7 p.m.

Swing Station (LaPorte)- The Hooten Hallers w/ Burt Reynolds Mustache Ride            9 p.m.
$10

DENVER AREA 8/05/16

Gothic Theatre*- Rebirth Brass Band                           $19.99-40

Marquis Theatre- American Aquarium w/ Ol Hickory + Smokestack Relics
8 p.m.                 $5-15

Oriental Theatre- Jen Korte & The Loss w/ Clarence Tilton                   9 p.m.
$10

Quixote’s True Blue*- Play Dead + Ethan J. Perry                       $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- Tedeschi Trucks Band w/ Los Lobos + North Mississippi All Stars                      7 p.m.               SOLD OUT!!!!

Soiled Dove- Marcus Miller                       7 p.m.                 $35-40

Soiled Dove- Marcus Miller                     10 p.m.                $35-45

Walnut Room- Jus’ Sayin’  w/ Von Disco                  8:30 p.m.                      $8-10

BOULDER AREA 8/05/16

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- Nina Storey w/ Matthew Moon              8:15 p.m.
$20-25

Louisville*- Junior Brown                  6:30-9 p.m.                     FREE!!!!

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Liz Barnez                    7:30 p.m.                 $12-14

St. Julien- Quemando                         6:30-9:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/06/16

Aggie Theatre- Sevendust w/ Crobot, Against Himself + Red Tide Rising                   7 p.m.
$28-32

Hodi’s Half Note- American Aquarium                $15-23

Moxi Theatre (Greeley)- The Epilogues ‘The Farewell Show’ w/ Slow Caves, Quentin, They Call Me Hero + Implicit Whispers                        $10

DENVER AREA 8/06/16

Arvada Center*- Reverend Horton Heat w/ Doug Kershaw                     7:30 p.m.            $20-35

Cervantes’ Other Side*- The Lonely Heart String Band w/ Mile High Express               $5-12

Dazzle Jazz- ‘Blues Night’ w/ Delta Sonics                      10:30 p.m.                       $5

Hudson Gardens* (Littleton)- Weird Al Yankovic                   7 p.m.                              $46

Larimer Lounge- Mitis w/ Toy Box + Mosis                         $12-15

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox- ‘Brunch’ feat. Lost Dog Trio (Tom Waits tribute)
10:30 a.m.                 No Cover!!!!

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox*- Dick Dale w/ Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scene                 9 p.m.
$30-95

Oriental Theatre- Michael Hornbuckle Band /w Emilio Emilio + Michael Lee Clemmer Band                     8 p.m.                      $12

Quixote’s True Blue*- New Speedway Boogie w/ Intrepid Travellers + Home Fried Boogaloo                   9 p.m.                         $??

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Slightly Stoopid w/ SOJA, Zion I, The Grouch & Eligh
7 p.m.                     $44.99

BOULDER AREA 8/06/16

Boulder Theatre*- Loudon Wainwright III + Iris Dement                          8 p.m.            $25-32.50

Fox Theatre- Melvins w/ Helms Alee                     9 p.m.                      $26.50

Owsley’s Golden Road*- Play Dead                          7 p.m.                       $1

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/07/16

Aggie Theatre*- Reverend Horton Heat + The Melvins w/ Helms Alee                     8 p.m.
$22-25

Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue)- The Railbenders w/ Goatz + Liz Barnez                 5 p.m.
$15-17.50

Swing Station (LaPorte)- Jay Stott              4 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

DENVER AREA 8/07/16

Arvada Center- Asleep At The Wheel w/ Hot Club Of Cowtown               7:30 p.m.
$29-49

City Park- Chris Daniels & The Kings w Freddi Gowdy                  6-8 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

Fiddlers Green*- Jeff Beck w/ Buddy Guy                      7:30 p.m.                 $39.50-79.50

Larimer Lounge- ‘Sunday BBQ Series’ w/ Reno Divorce, Straight Outta Luck, Wake The Bat, Granny Tweed + Landgrabbers                     2 p.m.                     $9

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox- ‘Brunch’ feat. Lost Dog Trio (Tom Waits tribute)
10:30 a.m.                 No Cover!!!!

Paramount Theatre- Culture Club                   8 p.m.             Tickets Starting @ $49.50

Pepsi Center- Slipknot w/ Marilyn Manson + Of Mice & Men                6:30 p.m.
Tickets Starting @ $29.50

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Bellvue)- Michael Franti & Spearhead w/ Zella Day            6 p.m.
$54.95

BOULDER AREA 8/07/16

Boulder Theatre- Ms. Lisa Fischer & The Grand Baton w/ Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band feat. Erica Brown & MJ                       8 p.m.                   $25-35

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Bluegrass Pick’                   12-3 p.m.

 

FESTIVALS ALONG THE FRONT RANGE & BEYOND 8/01 – 8/05:

8/05-06 HINTERLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Avenue Of The Saints Amphitheatre in St. Charles, IA.                                       2 Day Passes $95

  • 8/05 feat. Ray Lamontagne, Cold War Kids, Houndmouth + San Fermin
  • 8/06 feat. Willie Nelson, Grace Potter, Lake Street Dive, Shovels & Rope, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Pokey Lafarge, William Elliott Whitmore + Field Division

8/05-07 TELLURIDE JAZZ FEST @ Telluride Town Park
3-Day Pass $145       (camping and parking permits also available)

  • 8/05 feat. Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlmen, Marcus Miller, Galactic, Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton, John Scofield & Jon Cleary Duo, Jeff Coffin & The Mu’tet, Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers, Rebirth Brass Band, Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Super Band w/ Jeff Coffin, Nigel Hall Band, Veronica Swift & The Eric Gunnison Trio, Sobredosis Del Sabor, Kevin McCarthy Trio, USAF Academy Band Falconaires, Telluride Student All-Stars Jazz Ensemble + Stillwater Allstars

8/05-07 VERTEX FESTIVAL @ Cottonwood Meadows in Buena Vista, CO.
Base Camp tickets $249.75

  • 8/05-07 feat. Odesza, Alabama Shakes, Trey Anastasio Band (2 Sets), Gramatik, Lettuce, Anderson.Paak & The Free Nationals, BadBadNotGood, Big Wild, Classixx, Dawes, Dopapod, Duke Dumont, Emancipator Ensemble, Fruition, Graham Nash, Hiatus Kaiyote, Houndmouth, Jai Wolf, Robert Delong, Rufus Du Sol, Ryan Hemsworth, Seven Lions, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, The Revivalists, Gold Room, Imagined Herbal Flows, Buckwheat Zydeco, Head For The Hills, Zach Heckendorf, The Drunken Hearts, Trout Steak Revival, Dreamers Delight, Eminence Ensemble, Jaden Carlson Band, Evanoff, Mama Magnolia, The Runnikine, Tortuga, Pizkil + Other Worlds

8/05-07 ARISE MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Sunrise Ranch in Loveland
$181.50      (Camping passes available)

  • 8/05-07 feat. Jurassic 5, Ziggy Marley, Hardworking Americans, Wildlight, The New Mastersounds, Del The Funky Homosapien, Phutureprimitive, The Travelin’ McCourys, Bluegrass Generals (feat. Chris Pandolfi & Andy Hall), Jeff Austin Band,  Fortunate Youth, Everyone Orchestra, Mike Love, Dirtwire feat. members of Beats Antique & Hamsa Lila, Govinda, Dimond Saints, The Expanders, Bridget & Bonnie (Elephant Revival), Euforquestra, Jennifer Hartswick, Natalie Cressman, Bass Physics, Ayla Nereo, SHEL, CloZee, Yamn, Gipsy Moon, Dynohunter, Dead Floyd, Musketeer Gripweed, Samuel J, T Sisters, Skydyed, Living Light, Earth Guardians, Supaman, Xerephine, Transition Theater, Chimney Choir, MIRAJA, We Dream Dawn, The Sweet Lillies, Blue Grama, DJ Taz Rashid, Lineage Music Project, Buddha Bomb, The Heartifact, Tierro, Totem, Fractal Tribe, Lunar Fire, Bibi McGill,  (3 more Headliners) + more…

8/06 CARBON VALLEY MUSIC & SPIRITS FESTIVAL @ Centennial Field in Dacono

  • 8/06 feat. Cracker, The Railbenders, Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scene, Goatz!, William’s Reserve, Mojo Academy Kids + more…                  2-10 p.m.

 

The first week of August will provide us with an eclectic mix of live music to hear along the Front Range. From free concerts to mountain festivals, there is something for everyone on this week’s list. As usual, I have marked the shows I recommend with an * after the venue’s name. Besides this list, check-out the Coming Attractions and Festival Time pages for a more extensive look at what’s happening over the next few months. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

New Releases 7/15: AARON NEVILLE, MICHAEL KIWANUKA, EARLS OF LEICASTER & More…

For this Friday, July 15, the list of releases is exceptionally short, but just long enough for a review. After an initial sampling of each of these albums, the best so far are from Aaron Neville, Michael Kiwanuka and The Earls Of Leicaster. Some of the other big name acts releasing new music this week, are Jeff Beck, Stephen Tyler and Dirty Heads.

  • Aaron Neville- “Apache”
  • Blood Red Throne- “Union Of Flesh & Machine”
  • Con Brio- “Paradise”
  • Dirty Heads- “Dirty Heads”
  • Jeff Beck- “Loud Hailer”
  • Maynard Ferguson- “Complete High Voltage”
  • Michael Kiwanuka- “Love & Hate”
  • Steven Tyler- “We’re All Somebody From Somewhere”
  • The Earls Of Leicaster- “Rattle & Roar”
  • The Temperance Movement- “White Bear”

This is the best of the short list of new releases coming out on Friday. I will choose one of these albums to review and will post the review on Saturday. So check back then to see which one I picked and to read the review. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JEFF BECK, MICK FLEETWOOD, CURT SMITH & More…

1944- Chris Wood (sax + flute w/ Traffic; died in 1983)

Chris Wood

1944- Jeff Beck (guitarist; replaced Eric Clapton in The Yardbirds; solo artist; formed the Jeff Beck Group with Rod Stewart + Ron Wood; recorded with Jimmy Page, Nile Rodgers + Robert Plant as The Honeydrippers; has done co-headlining tours w/ B.B. King, ZZ Top + more…)           72 yrs.

Jeff Beck - Wikipedia

Jeff Beck Group “Going Down” video link here.

1945- Colin Blunstone (singer w/ The Zombies; “She’s Not There”; solo artist)         71 yrs.

Colin Blunstone -- Photograph

The Zombies w/ Colin Blunstone “She’s Not There” video link here.

1947- Mick Fleetwood (drummer + founding member w/ Fleetwood Mac; “You Can Go Your Own Way”, “Second Hand News” + more)                   69 yrs.

Mick Fleetwood on Fleetwood

Fleetwood Mac w/ Mick Fleetwood “Go Your Own Way” live video link here.

1948- Patrick Moraz (keyboards w/ Refugee + Yes in the mid-70’s; joined The Moody Blues in 1978)         68 yrs.

It's Sunday, so I do my best

1949- John Illsley (bassist w/ Dire Straits; “Walk Of Life”)      67cde yrs.

DIRE STRAITS star JOHN ILLSLEY

1957- Terence Wilson (vocals w/ UB40)                           59 yrs.

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1959- Andy McCluskey (vocals, guitar + keyboards w/ Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark; “If You Leave”; worked with pop acts since the late 90’s)                    57 yrs.

Andy McCluskey 2008.JPG

Orchestral Manoeuvers In The Dark w/ Andy McCluskey
“Forever Live & Die” video link here.

1961- Curt Smith (vocals + bass w/ Tears For Fears; “Shout”)                  55 yrs.

Curt Smith -

Tears For Fears w/ Curt Smith “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” live video link here.

1967- Jeff Cease (guitar w/ The Black Crowes; “Remedy”)      49 yrs.

¿eso es Cease?

1967- Richard Zven Kruspe (lead guitarist w/ Rammstein)       49 yrs.

Richard Zven Kruspe Richard

1974- Mario Calire (member of The Wallflowers; “One Headlight”)         42 yrs.

MARIO CALIRE - DRUMS

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links for a few of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JEFF BECK, MICK FLEETWOOD, CURT SMITH & More…

1944- Chris Wood (sax + flute w/ Traffic; died in 1983)

Chris Wood

1944- Jeff Beck (guitarist; replaced Eric Clapton in The Yardbirds; solo artist; formed the Jeff Beck Group with Rod Stewart + Ron Wood; recorded with Jimmy Page, Nile Rodgers + Robert Plant as The Honeydrippers; has done co-headlining tours w/ B.B. King, ZZ Top + more…)           71 yrs.

Jeff Beck - Wikipedia

Jeff Beck Group “Going Down” video link here.

1944- Mick Fleetwood (drummer + founding member w/ Fleetwood Mac; “You Can Go Your Own Way”, “Second Hand News” + more) 71 yrs.

Mick Fleetwood on Fleetwood

Fleetwood Mac w/ Mick Fleetwood “Go Your Own Way” live video link here.

1945- Colin Blunstone (singer w/ The Zombies; “She’s Not There”; solo artist)         70 yrs.

Colin Blunstone -- Photograph

The Zombies w/ Colin Blunstone “She’s Not There” video link here.

1948- Patrick Moraz (keyboards w/ Refugee + Yes in the mid-70’s; joined The Moody Blues in 1978)         67 yrs.

It's Sunday, so I do my best

1949- John Illsley (bassist w/ Dire Straits; “Walk Of Life”)      66 yrs.

DIRE STRAITS star JOHN ILLSLEY

1957- Jeff Cease (guitar w/ The Black Crowes; “Remedy”)      58 yrs.

¿eso es Cease?

1957- Terence Wilson (vocals w/ UB40)       58 yrs.

2558506854_5001f3808c.jpg

1959- Andy McCluskey (vocals, guitar + keyboards w/ Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark; “If You Leave”; worked with pop acts since the late 90’s)       56 yrs.

Andy McCluskey 2008.JPG

Orchestral Manoeuvers In The Dark w/ Andy McCluskey
“Forever Live & Die” video link here.

1961- Curt Smith (vocals + bass w/ Tears For Fears; “Shout”)     54 yrs.

Curt Smith -

Tears For Fears w/ Curt Smith “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” live video link here.

1967- Richard Zven Kruspe (lead guitarist w/ Rammstein)       48 yrs.

Richard Zven Kruspe Richard

1973- Mario Calire (member of The Wallflowers; “One Headlight”)         42 yrs.

MARIO CALIRE - DRUMS

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links for a few of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

New Releases 5/19: FAITH NO MORE, JEFF BECK, PAUL WELLER & More…

This Tuesday, May 19th , provided me with a shorter list than usual of new music releases to choose from, but some good ones nonetheless. Despite the brevity of the list of new albums coming out, there are still some well-known artists in the mix, such as Sammy Hagar, Faith No More, Paul Weller and Jeff Beck.

  • Ana & Milton Popovic- “Blue Room”
  • Barna Howard- “Quite A Feeling”
  • Bhi Bhiman- “Rhythm & Reason”
  • Coal Chamber- “Rivals”
  • Faith No More- “Sol Invictus”
  • Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad- “Bright Days”
  • Holly Miranda- “Holly Miranda”
  • Jeff Beck- “Live +”
  • Joanna Gruesome- “Peanut Butter”
  • Murs- “Have A Nice Life”
  • Paul Weller- “Saturns Pattern”
  • Sammy Hagar & The Circle- “At Your Service (Live)”
  • Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds- “The Weather Below”
  • The Grahams- “Glory Bound”
  • The Milk Carton Kids- “Monterey”
  • The Story So Far- “The Story So Far”

Though there are certainly other genres represented in Tuesday’s releases, the heavier end of the rock spectrum is in effect this week. As usual, I will pick one of these new albums to review and will post that review on Wednesday, so check back to read it. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!!

Music To Hear 8/18 – 8/24: OUTKAST, WILLIAM TOPLEY & More…

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/18/14

Avogadro’s Number- Hilary  Scott + Elyse Miller       8 p.m.         $10

Hodi’s Half Note- Free Comedy @ 7 p.m. ; ‘Funk Jam’ presents the Talking Heads
@ 10 p.m.        Free- $5

DENVER AREA 8/18/14

Quixote’s True Blue*- Joey Porter’s Vital Organ          9 p.m.             $5

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Jack  Johnson w/ Michael Kiwanuka     
7:30 p.m.              SOLD OUT!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/18/14

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Electric Blues Jam’      7-10 p.m.

Tasty Weasel (Longmont)- ‘Open Stage’ w/ The Prairie Scholars        6-9 p.m.

 FORT COLLINS AREA 8/19/14

Monroe’s Lounge (Loveland)- ‘Open Mic Night’        7 p.m.

Pourhouse (Loveland)- ‘Jazz Jam’ w/ Pourhouse Jazz Trio       7:30 p.m.

Swing Station (LaPorte)- Branford Lee Folk & The Bluegrass Playboys w/ Luke Bell        
8 p.m.         $10

DENVER AREA 8/19/14

Denver Botanic Gardens- Gipsy Kings w/ Ole Noys        7 p.m.      SOLD OUT!!!!

Ogden Theatre*- Ziggy Marley w/ DJ Tone + Wesley Soundwave of the Denver Vintage Reggae Society              8 p.m.      $33.50

Pepsi Center- Aerosmith w/ Slash               7:30 p.m.         tickets starting at $29.50

Quixote’s True Blue- ‘Open Stage’        9 p.m.

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Wiz Khalifa w/ Jeezy, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Mack Wilds + DJ Drama        6 p.m.         $69.50

BOULDER AREA 8/19/14

Chataqua Auditorium- Asleep At The Wheel       8 p.m.      $30-50

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- Ash Ganley      FREE!!!!

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- ‘Bluegrass Pick’        8-11 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/20/14

Aggie Theatre- Everlast w/ Big B + Write Minded       7 p.m.        $20

Monroe’s Lounge (Loveland)- ‘Jazz Night’          7:30 p.m.

Moxi Theatre (Greeley)- Brother Moultrie w/ Patrick Atwater + Daryl Cozzi (of Leghounds)            $5-10

DENVER AREA 8/20/14

Fiddler’s Green* (Englewood)- ZZ Top + Jeff Beck w/ Tyler Bryant          7 p.m.
$25- 99.50

Gothic Theatre- Presidents Of The United States Of America w/ July Talk
$25.75

Paramount Theatre*- David Gray              8 p.m.          tickets starting at $49.95

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Jack White      8 p.m.     SOLD OUT!!!!

Soiled Dove*- Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin w/ The Guilty Ones        8 p.m.            $20-25

BOULDER AREA 8/20/14

Dickens Opera House* (Longmont)- Arthur Lee Land       FREE!!!!

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Delta Sonics       7:30 p.m.       FREE!!!!

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Blues Jam’        10 p.m.         FREE!!!!

FORT COLLINS  AREA 8/21/14

Aggie Theatre- ‘Local Alliance’ feat. Lost Optical, Six Degrees Dance Collaborative w/ Auditory Elements + Boom Dispensary DJs        FREE!!!!    21+

Avogadro’s Number*- ‘Dead Jam’         9 p.m.           FREE!!!!

Pourhouse (Loveland)- ‘Pourhouse Unplugged’       8 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/21/14

Cervantes’ Otherside– ‘Grass For That Ass’ feat. The Quick & Easy Boys + Musketeer Gripweed       Free- $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Group Love + Portugal, The Man    
7:30 p.m.           $35-42

Summit Music Hall- Charm City Devils + Lola Black w/ Pride In Pieces + Beyond Influence       
7 p.m.          $10.67-14

Walnut Room*- Ryan Montbleau w/ Rob Drabkin        7:30 p.m.      $18-20

The 1Up*- The Malah w/ Genetics     9 p.m.       $7-10

BOULDER AREA 8/21/14

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- ‘Thursday Open Mic’       7 p.m.     FREE!!!!

Fox Theatre- Cornmeal w/ Acoustic Mining Company      9 p.m.     $15-17

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/22/14

Aggie Theatre*- ‘Glasstravaganza’ feat. Bill Smith w/ Hot Gazpacho + Equally Challenged    
FREE!!!!          21+

Avogadro’s Number- The Blackberry Bushes        8:30 p.m.      $10

Hodi’s Half Note- Cornmeal w/ Deadwood Saints        $12-20

Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue)- EOTo w/ Dr. Fameus (of Disco  Biscuits) + Echo Chamber       $25

Swing Station (LaPorte)- Elise Wunder       9 p.m.      $5

DENVER AREA 8/22/14

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom*- John Brown’s Body + Euforquestra w/ Rastasaurus       
$17-20

Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre (Englewood)- ‘Mad Decent Block Party’ feat. Outkast w/ Diplo, Djemba Djemba, Flosstradamus feat. Waka Flocka Flame, GRiZ, Liz, Mr. Carmack, Riff Raff, Run The Jewels + Tink        4 p.m.     $45- 99.50

Marquis Theatre- Everlast w/ Big B + Tattoed Strings     8 p.m.      $20

Ogden Theatre- ‘Mad Decent After- Party’ feat. Mad Decent All-Stars      $25-30

Quixote’s True Blue*- JGB feat. Melvin Seals + Dead Phish Orchestra         $20

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- ‘1964: The Tribute- Beatles 50th Anniversary @ Red Rocks’              8 p.m.         $36

Summit Music Hall*- Corrosion Of Conformity  w/ Blast, Brant Bjork + Lord Dying  
$20-22

The 1Up- Phutureprimitive w/ Kaminanda, Soulacybin + Cloud D         $10-15

BOULDER AREA 8/22/14

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- Highway 50 + Rogue Sound      8 p.m.      $8

Fox Theatre*- William Topley w/ Taylor Mesple          8 p.m.        $32-37

Jeff Guericco Memorial Park* (Nederland)- ‘Ned Fest 2014’ w/ Jeff Austin Band feat. Danny Barns, + Billy Nershi’s Blue Planet feat. Keith Moseley, Eric Deutsch + Christian Teele
6-10 p.m.            $45          3-Day Pass $135

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- Casey James Prestwood & Burning Angels 
8:30-11:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/23/14

Aggie Theatre- Arcanium w/ Iconcaust, Unreasonable Human, Las Cucarachas + Something For Tomorrow         $10-15

Avogadro’s Number- Finnders & Youngberg w/ Bill Hearne Trio       8 p.m.         $12

Mishawaka Amphitheatre* (Bellvue)- John Brown’s Body + Euforquestra w/ Write Minded       $18

Moxi Theatre* (Greeley)- Reverend Horton Heat w/ Pinata Protest + In The Whale
$25

Swing Station (LaPorte)- Blue Grama         9 p.m.       $TBA

DENVER AREA 8/23/14

Bluebird Theatre*- William Topley w/ Taylor Mesple          $32

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom- ‘Ascension’ feat. OTT & The All Seeing I, Soul Visions, O-Neb + Soulacybin      4-11 p.m.        $10-25

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom- ‘Ascension Aftershow feat. OTT (DJ set) w/ Zuvuya feat. Michael Travis            Dual Venue        tickets $10 w/ purchase of Ascension ticket

Dazzle Jazz- Jim Stranahan Big Band performing the music of John Coltrane
7 + 9 p.m.       $20

Herman’s Hideaway- Paula Nelson Band w/ Casey James Prestwood & The Burning Angels    
7 p.m.       $8

Hi Dive- Strand Of Oaks w/ Christopher Denny         10 p.m.       $12

Ogden Theatre- Eli Young Band w/ William Clark Green        9 p.m.            $25

Quixote’s True Blue*- JGB feat. Melvin Seals + Dead Phish Orchestra         $20

 Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- ‘Reggae On The Rocks’ feat. Rebelution, Iration, The Green, Israel Vibration, English Beat, Black Uhuru + Judge Roughneck       1 p.m.        $63.25

Swallow Hill (@ Tuft Theatre)- The Blackberry Bushes String Band      $10-12

BOULDER AREA 8/23/14

Black Forest Restaurant (Nederland)- ‘Ned Fest After-Party’ w/ Galaxy Agent
Free w/ wristband or $5 cover

Homenade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Crawfish Boil’ w/ Dikki Du & Zydeco Crew       
5- 7:15 p.m.

Jeff Guercio Memorial Baseball Park* (Nederland)- ‘Ned Fest 2014’ w/ Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Kyle Hollingsworth Band, Caribou Mountain Collective, Jaden Carlson Band + Nederland Acid Jazz         12-10 p.m.              $55        3-Day Pass $135

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/24/14

Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue)- Baywood w/ special guests Ark Life + Quiet Life        
6 p.m.         $18-26

Swing Station (LaPorte)- ‘Pickin On Sustainability’ w/ Sweet Rye, Barbarosa, Adam Thomas Brown + Kurt & Jen         $?

DENVER AREA 8/24/14

Fiddler’s Green (Englewood)- Offspring w/ Bad Religion, Pennywise + Stiff Little Fingers        
6 p.m.       $20-35

BOULDER AREA 8/24/14

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)-  ‘Bluegrass Pick’       12-3 p.m. 

Jeff Guercio Memorial Baseball Park* (Nederland)- ‘Ned Fest 2014’ w/ Paul Barrere & Fred Tacket,  New Orleans Suspects, Drew Emmitt Band, Fruition, Colorado Bluegrass Music Society’s Young Pickers feat. Annie Savage + a Special Kid’s Show          12-9 p.m.
3-Day Pass $135

 These are the shows happening over the next week. Lots of great music to hear, both local and national acts. As usual, I have marked the shows I recommend with an * after the venue name. Get out and hear some of the awesome music in the area, as summer slowly winds to an end. That’s What I Know, So That’s What I Know!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JEFF BECK, MICK FLEETWOOD & More…

1944- Chris Wood (sax + flute w/ Traffic; died in 1983)

Chris Wood

1944- Jeff Beck (guitarist; replaced Eric Clapton in The Yardbirds; solo artist; formed the Jeff Beck Group with Rod Stewart + Ron Wood; recorded with Jimmy Page, Nile Rodgers + Robert Plant as The Honeydrippers; has done co-headlining tours w/ B.B. King, ZZ Top + more…)           70 yrs.

Jeff Beck - Wikipedia

Jeff Beck Group “Going Down” video link

1944- Mick Fleetwood (drummer + founding member w/ Fleetwood Mac; “You Can Go Your Own Way”, “Second Hand News” + more)
70 yrs.

Mick Fleetwood on Fleetwood

Fleetwood Mac w/ Mick Fleetwood “Go Your Own Way” live video link

1945- Colin Blunstone (singer w/ The Zombies; “She’s Not There”; solo artist)         69 yrs.

Colin Blunstone -- Photograph

The Zombies w/ Colin Blunstone “She’s Not There” video link

1948- Patrick Moraz (keyboards w/ Refugee + Yes in the mid-70’s; joined The Moody Blues in 1978)         66 yrs.

It's Sunday, so I do my best

1949- John Illsley (bassist w/ Dire Straits; “Walk Of Life”)      65 yrs.

DIRE STRAITS star JOHN ILLSLEY

1957- Jeff Cease (guitar w/ The Black Crowes; “Remedy”)      57 yrs.

¿eso es Cease?

1957- Terence Wilson (vocals w/ UB40)       57 yrs.

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1959- Andy McCluskey (vocals, guitar + keyboards w/ Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark; “If You Leave”; worked with pop acts since the late 90’s)       55 yrs.

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Orchestral Manoeuvers In The Dark w/ Andy McCluskey “Forever Live & Die” video link

1961- Curt Smith (vocals + bass w/ Tears For Fears; “Shout”)     53 yrs.

Curt Smith -

Tears For Fears w/ Curt Smith “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” live video link

1967- Richard Zven Kruspe (lead guitarist w/ Rammstein)       47 yrs.

Richard Zven Kruspe Richard

1973- Mario Calire (member of The Wallflowers; “One Headlight”)
41 yrs.

MARIO CALIRE - DRUMS

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links to a few of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉