Category Archives: Blues

Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones

Biographies are the 10th Doctor’s favorite books, and I’m sure Paul Trynka’s new biography Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones was on the Doctor’s reading list. I actually received a free copy of this book through the Goodreads … Continue reading

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30 Days of Favorites (Colorado) Day 6: Bad Brad and the Fat Cats

Bad Brad and the Fat Cats are one of the top young blues bands in the world right now, having played in the finals for the International Blues Challenge this past January, and they happen to be a Greeley, Colorado … Continue reading

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30 Days of Favorites (Colorado) Day 1: Mama Lenny and the Remedy

Next weekend is FoCoMX in Fort Collins, so this is a great day to start such a series. Mama Lenny & the Remedy- Home Town: Fort Collins, Colorado Genre Range: R&B/Funk/Soul/Blues/Rock/Pop Websites: Facebook-https://www.facebook.com/mamalennyandtheremedy Official band website-http://www.mamalennyandtheremedy.com/ Today’s band in this … Continue reading

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Video of the Day- New one from Paolo Nutini

Paolo Nutini has new music coming out on April 14, an album called Caustic Love, and he has a new video up on youtube today of one of the songs off this new album… This is the good stuff of … Continue reading

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Kris Lager Band – Swagadocious

I always misremember the title to this album as ‘Swagalicious’, I think because I just like adding the suffix ‘licious’ to things. So, if I ever in your hearing say the wrong one, you know which album I mean. Swagadocious … Continue reading

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In Brief: Hog Magundy at Avo’s

They weren’t the headliner for the show at Avogadro’s Number this Monday just past, but they were at Avo’s. Hog Magundy, who won tonight’s Waka Winter Classic, opened on Monday night for the now-touring Chicago band Old Shoe. Old Shoe … Continue reading

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Album of the Day: Sawmill Joe- JeffCo

December 10, 2013 Album of the Day: Sawmill Joe – JeffCo Occasionally I find about about bands because their managers contact me. Here is a local band out of Denver. They played a show at Swing Station, in Laporte, which I … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: October 26

Halloween is almost upon us, and throughout Fort Collins the festivities have already begun, since the day itself falls right in the middle of the week. There were swarms of half-naked underage drunk girls wandering the streets last night, looking … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: October 20

Some weekends just seem to conspire against these lists getting posted on time. This weekend my home internet is not working and the customer service number for my provider kept kicking me off during regular business hours yesterday so that … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Oct 12

Many of the albums on the list this week are either anthologies or easily find-able mainstream albums, so I have not added as many links this week. Since this week’s list is so overwhelmingly non-local, there will of course be … Continue reading

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