Bluegrass

Folks Festival 2014 photos, review: Dispatch, Brandi Carlile, Randy Newman and more

Folks Festival at Planet Bluegrass 8/15-17/14

“I’m here to say how important Planet Bluegrass and Lyons are to Colorado,” shouted Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper before introducing Imelda May at the Folks Festival on Saturday evening.



Railroad Earth at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 8-2-14 (photos, review)

Railroad Earth Red Rocks 08/02/14

Railroad Earth played until almost 1 a.m. at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on a summery Saturday night in the foothills.



Photos: Railroad Earth at the Boulder Theater, 8-1-14

Railroad Earth Boulder Theater 08/01/14

Warming up for its big headlining spot at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Railroad Earth played a sold out show at the Boulder Theater on Saturday.



RockyGrass 2014 photos, review: Alison Krauss, Sam Bush and more

RockyGrass 2014 7/25-7/27

With sets from Alison Krauss, Sam Bush and more, RockyGrass 2014 was about rebirth and renewal.



Watch: Gov. John Hickenlooper plays banjo with Old Crow Medicine Show at Red Rocks

Old Crow Medicine Show at Red Rocks

Gov. John Hickenlooper joined string band Old Crow Medicine Show on stage at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Wednesday night to play banjo and sing the track “CC Rider.”



Album review: Trampled by Turtles, “Wild Animals”

Album review: Trampled by Turtles, “Wild Animals”

A transitional album, “Wild Animals” finds Trampled By Turtles caught between their old folk and alternative heroes.



Planet Bluegrass Ranch: The plucky mission to rebuild flood-ravaged grounds

Planet Bluegrass Ranch

Craig Ferguson stands at the entrance of the main pavilion on Planet Bluegrass Ranch gesturing above eye level to show the height of the river that tore through the Lyons festival grounds 10 months ago.



Fourth of July playlist: 15 songs for America

Big Boi, left, and Andre 3000 of hip hop group Outkast perform behind a screen depicting the American flag during their headlining set on the first day of the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Spin our Fourth of July playlist for a hit of music made by Americans, for Americans about America.



Album review: Old Crow Medicine Show, “Remedy”

Album review: Old Crow Medicine Show, "Remedy."

“Remedy” is a landmark album for Old Crow Medicine Show: it’s the first album without Willie Watson, and the first sign that might be a big problem.



Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2014: Sheriff’s Office made zero arrests for the first time in history

Telluride Bluegrass 2014 Day 4 - 06-22-14

San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters says the office made zero arrests during Telluride Bluegrass Festival for the first time in history.