Jazz/Blues

Bohemian Nights announces 10th anniversary lineup for Fort Collins’ NewWestFest

Fort Collins-based NewWestFest announced its 10th anniversary Bohemian Nights Colorado music schedule, including more than 75 acts. (Photo provided by Bohemian Nights)

More than 75 Colorado acts will play the Aug. 15-17 Bohemian Nights stages at Fort Collins’ NewWestFest. Check out the full lineup.



The Eels at the Gothic Theatre, 5-21-14 (review)

"This isn't really a rock concert, so get it out now," Mark Oliver Everett told the Gothic Theater during a solemn set by the Eels on Wednesday.

“This isn’t really a rock concert, so get it out now,” Mark Oliver Everett told the Gothic Theatre during a solemn set by the Eels on Wednesday.



Five Points Jazz Festival returns all beefed up in its 11th year

DENVER, CO. - MAY 18: The Buckner Funken Jazz band performs on the Five Points Plaza stage at the Five Points Jazz Festival, May 18, 2013. The festival runs 11am to 8pm on May 18, 2013 and is a free community event highlighting local musicians, art and the historic Denver Five Points neighborhood. (Photo By Mahala Gaylord/The Denver Post)

The free event, which returns for its 11th year on May 17, features bumped-up music offerings from 30 different acts on nine stages around Five Points.



Album review: The Black Keys, “Turn Blue”

Album review: The Black Keys, "Turn Blue"

If “El Camino” was a surprise party, The Black Keys’ “Turn Blue” is a meditative decamp away from the hangers-on, somewhere closer to their point of origin.



Telluride Blues & Brews 2014: Violent Femmes, George Clinton top initial lineup

Telluride Blues & Brews - Thursday

Today organizers shared the initial lineup for Telluride Blues & Brews 2014 with Violent Femmes, Shakey Graves, George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic topping the list of acts.



Christian McBride Trio at Dazzle, 3-7-14 (review)

Christian McBride Trio. Photo by Chi Modu.

With covers that included Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and more, Christian McBride Trio threw a party that fans didn’t want to see end at Dazzle on Friday.



Steal This Track from Dragondeer

Steal This Track from Dragondeer

Denver cosmic blues band Dragondeer will debut its first album at the Colorado Music Party at SXSW. But you can download “Deep Elem Blues” right now.



Matt Wilson Quartet at Dazzle, 3-1-14 (review)

Matt Wilson Quartet. Photo courtesy of Tom Foley.

Matt Wilson’s antics at Dazzle on Saturday would have worn thin if it weren’t for the quartet’s powerhouse musicianship.



Think jazz is boring? Meet Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson wants to change your opinion on Jazz. Photo by Michael Jackson.

Reverb spoke with Matt Wilson in advance of his quartet’s performances at Dazzle this Saturday and Sunday.



Mayer Hawthorne at the Ogden Theatre, 2-11-14 (photos)

Mayer Hawthorne

Mayer Hawthorne brought his brand of neo-soul to the Ogden Theatre on Tuesday night.