Posts Tagged ‘ Craig Ferguson ’

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.



Why So Serious, Hannibal Buress?

'I've been booed off stage and even carried off,' said New York's Hannibal Buress. And fortunately, 'the bad shows now aren't as awful as they were early on in my career.'

A favorite of stand-up insiders and his fellow comics, Hannibal Buress has recently been branching out into the middle of the country with shows like this weekend’s Comedy Works sets.



Can’t Hardly Wait: The exclusive 2012 Telluride Bluegrass Festival line-up — and buy up, because the four-day passes are 90 percent sold out

Telluride Bluegrass Festival - Day 4

The 2012 Telluride Bluegrass Festival will announce its initial artist line-up today, and we have the exclusive news on the bill that already includes Alison Krauss & Union Station, Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers, the Sam Bush Band and Yonder Mountain String Band



News: Phish (might be) coming back to Colorado this summer

News: Phish (might be) coming back to Colorado this summer

News: Phish (might be) coming back to Colorado this summer



News: Jenny Lewis (of Rilo Kiley) added to Folks Fest line-up in Lyons

News: Jenny Lewis (of Rilo Kiley) added to Folks Fest line-up in Lyons

Jenny Lewis, seen here playing the Bluebird Theater in 2008, will come back to Colorado this summer for a gig at the excellent Rocky Mountain Folks Festival. Photo by Lucia De Giovanni. The Rocky Mountain Folks Festival is one of our favorite Colorado music events. The good folks at Planet Bluegrass know how to craft a festival line-up that is both crowd-pleasing and interesting — something they continue to prove year after year. This year will be no different. The festival, Aug. 13-15 in Lyons [...]



News: Yonder Mountain and Matt Morris looking forward to late-night TV performances

News: Yonder Mountain and Matt Morris looking forward to late-night TV performances

David Letterman — and one of his late-night networkmates — will will get visits from Colorado musicians this month. Two Colorado acts will be hanging out with some of the largest television audiences of their lives in the coming weeks. That’s right, Boulder-based Yonder Mountain String Band and Denver-based Matt Morris (who is releasing his debut LP on Justin Timberlake’s Tennman Records a week from today) will be hanging with the late-night TV boys in January.