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John Prine diagnosed with lung cancer

John Prine @ Paramount Theatre

Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine has been diagnosed with an operable form of lung cancer, according to a release on his label’s blog.



Rocky Mountain Folks Festival: Colin Meloy, Charles Bradley and more (photos, review)

Folks Festival August 16-18

The Rocky Mountain Folks Festival — the most experimental of the Planet Bluegrass events — brought sets from Colin Meloy, Charles Bradley, John Butler Trio and more to Lyons Friday to Sunday.



John Prine at the Paramount Theatre, 4-5-13 (review)

John Prine @ Paramount Theatre

John Prine acknowledged vocal problems early into his set at the Paramount Theatre on Friday and was still able to sing through for a full set.



John Prine returns to Colorado this weekend

John Prine @ Paramount Theatre

John Prine returns to Colorado this weekend for a show at Lincoln Center in Fort Collins



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



Best of 2011: The year’s best concerts

Thee Oh Sees @ the Larimer Lounge

Best concerts of 2011 in Denver and beyond featuring My Morning Jacket, Adele, The Flaming Lips, Thee Oh Sees, Odd Future, Furthur and more



Live review: John Prine @ the Paramount Theatre

John Prine @ Paramount Theatre

Photos and live review: John Prine commands the Paramount Theatre in Denver



Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch

A smart mix of young blood (like Jenny Lewis, pictured above) and legends such as Richard Thompson and John Prine ushered the 20th annual Folks Festival into its first three-day sellout year. Photo by Candace Horgan, denverpost.com/reverb.

Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch



Live review: Nanci Griffith @ Chautauqua Auditorium

Nanci Griffith brought her stories and politics to Chautauqua Auditorium in Boulder last Wednesday. Photo from nancigriffth.com.

Live review: Nanci Griffith @ Chautauqua Auditorium



The Mile High Makeout: Stephen Marcus shares the wealth in Crested Butte

The Mile High Makeout: Stephen Marcus shares the wealth in Crested Butte

A unique combination of ambition and generosity drive singer-songwriter Stephen Marcus forward. Sometimes, you have to give back to go forward. Singer-songwriter Stephen Marcus traces the beginnings of his music career back to the Crested Butte Arts Center, and now he wants to repay the favor. In the tradition of great songwriters, Marcus plays simple, honest, folk-inflected music, with careful attention to lyrical details and very little clutter. Songs like “Rotate My Mind” and “If the Phone Ain’t Ringing” recall the road-roughened melodies and world-weary [...]