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Ringo Starr shows Paramount Theatre there’s life after the Beatles

The internet claims that Ringo Starr is 75 years old, but based on his energy, enthusiasm and powerful physicality, that just can’t be. That sprightly, smiling, peace-sign-flashing man doing jumping jacks and commanding the Paramount Theatre stage for more than two hours on Tuesday night was Ringo Starr, the former drummer of a band you might have heard of.

Jimmy Page deflects, air guitars through Zeppelin copyright testimony

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page demonstrated a deft touch at deflecting questions aimed at showing he might have lifted a passage for the introduction to the 1971 hit "Stairway to Heaven." Testifying in his defense Thursday in a copyright infringement case, Page showed little interest in comparing his composition with the obscure earlier instrumental work in question, "Taurus," by the late Randy Wolfe, founder of the band Spirit.

Courtney Barnett announces Ogden Theatre show

Weeks after cancelling her performance at Denver's Project Pabst music festival to play the season finale of Saturday Night Live, Grammy-nominated Australian singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett has announced she'll be performing at the Ogden Theatre on November 8 at 8:00 p.m.

Breckenridge Brewery taps Big Head Todd for 26th Annual Hootenanny

One of Colorado's biggest breweries is set to celebrate their 26th anniversary with one of Colorado's future Music Hall of Famers. Related: Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Lucinda Williams at Red Rocks (photos) Big Head Todd and the Monsters will headline Breckenridge Brewery's 26th Annual Hootenanny, topping a bill that already includes Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Larry & Jenny Keel, Head For the Hills and more.