Posts Tagged ‘ Colorado Springs ’

Waldo Canyon fire benefit concert to feature the Fray’s Isaac Slade

The Fray @ Red Rocks 5/12/12

Colorado Springs Philharmonic will play a benefit concert with the Fray’s Isaac Slade, more for the Waldo Canyon Fire relief efforts



Steal This Track: The Haunted Windchimes, Mesita and Concept Uno

The Haunted Windchimes are: Desirae Garcia (left), Chela Lujan, Mike Clark, Sean Fanning and Inaiah Lujan. Photo by Christian Murdock.

Free and new Colorado music downloads from the Haunted Windchimes, Mesita and Concept Uno



Steal This Track: El Toro de la Muerte

Mike Nipp (lef), Jeff Fuller, Jay Schwan and Ryan Spradlin are El Toro de la Muerte. Photo courtesy of the band.

Free Colorado music from El Toro De La Muerte



This weekend: 'Sandwich' Saturday

YouTube star Danielle Anderson. Photo courtesy of the artist's website.

This weekend: ‘Sandwich’ Saturday



Live review: Mose Allison @ Armstrong Hall, Colorado Springs, CO

Mississippi blues man Mose Allison returned to Colorado Springs Saturday, where he was once stationed in the army..

“I’ve got 60 years of on-the-job training.” Those were the introductory words of 82-year old blues/jazz legend Mose Allison at his performance Saturday night at Colorado College’s impressive Armstrong Hall in Colorado Springs. The sardonic style of the Mississippi-born Allison, exemplified by his deceptively rudimentary, boogie woogie piano and the cool, laconic drawl of his vocal delivery, has influenced a multitude of musicians. Tributes can be heard in the form of cover versions by rockers such as the Who, Blue Cheer, Elvis Costello, Van Morrison [...]



Live review: Meadowgrass Music Festival @ the La Foret Center

Nederland-Boulder act Elephant Revival was one of many acts to play the Meadowgrass Music Festival outside of Colorado Springs last weekend.

Live review: Meadowgrass Festival @ the La Foret Center in Colorado Springs



Live review: Grant Lee Phillips @ the Soiled Dove Underground

A charming, chatty Grant Lee Phillips was clearly happy to be back in Colorado when he stopped by the Soiled Dove Underground last week.

Live review: Grant Lee Phillips @ the Soiled Dove Underground



Live review: Goo Goo Dolls @ the Pikes Peak Center

Goo Goo Doll's singer-guitarist John Rzeznik makes his way across the stage at the Pikes Peak Center on Tuesday night. Photo by Denise Chambers.

Perhaps one of the most remarkable achievements for the Goo Goo Dolls in 25 years of making music is their consistent ability to write and deliver catchy commercially successful songs.



Live review: Against Me! @ the Black Sheep

Live review: Against Me! @ the Black Sheep

Live review: Against Me! @ the Black Sheep



Live review: Ani DiFranco @ Armstrong Hall

Ani DiFranco performs at the 2009 Mile High Music Festival. Reverb file photo by Robert Castro.

Live review: Ani DiFranco @ Armstrong Hall in Colorado Springs