Karl Denson

Live review: Greyboy Allstars @ the Boulder Theater

More than 15 years after its release, “West Coast Boogaloo” has stood the test of time. Featuring the legendary Fred Wesley (James Brown) on trombone, the Greyboy Allstars' seminal first album became a staple of the funk-jazz genre and ignited a groove movement that continues to this day.

Live review: Greyboy Allstars @ the Bluebird Theater

Saturday night the reunited West Coast jazz-funk outfit the Greyboy Allstars returned to Denver with a stop at the Bluebird Theater. In front of a packed crowd, the band offered raw energy and memorable sax melodies that have come to be expected of its live shows, immortalized to fans in their 1999 album (aptly titled "Live").

Live review: Greyboy Allstars @ the Ogden Theatre

[photopress:greyboy.jpg,full,pp_image] Greyboy Allstars stirred and churned with relentless curiosity that sometimes led them to abandon delicious grooves midstep at the Ogden on Thursday night. Southern California’s supreme funkateers, the Greyboy Allstars, invoked their sultry, syrupy groove at the Ogden Theatre on New Year’s Eve, brewing up an intense dancefest spiked with obscure jazz beats.