Reviews

Posted on Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 - 5:23 am
Martin Sexton brought his solo Acoustic show to the Boulder landmark this past Saturday along with opening guest, Leslie Stevens. Opener Leslie Stevens, minus her band, "the Badgers,” performed easygoing and folksy songs during her set to help set the stage for the...
Posted on Monday, September 27th, 2010 - 4:45 pm
"Circular Energy" that's what Rick called it.  I had the pleasure to speak to Rick King, a founding members of Lubriphonic, just moments before the band's long-time anticipated return to their hometown Chicago. The band was formed by two existing members, lead singer Giles Corey and drummer...
Posted on Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 - 3:57 am
Portland, Oregon- The Mount Tabor Theater is located in the heart of the Hawthorne district. A place where musicians and fans alike come to celebrate music, culture, or even just the sanctity of being a part of the atypical community that has begun to flower in this calm and receptive state. Of the...
Posted on Friday, September 17th, 2010 - 3:01 am
Small towns give birth to good things, two of them are old friends and great music. This is how I heard Dick Prall was playing in Boulder; thru an old friend with a great taste in music.  Dick Prall is a singer/songwriter based in Chicago and born in Iowa that was making his way through...
Posted on Thursday, August 26th, 2010 - 6:57 pm
Cut from the same cloth as Animal Liberation Orchestra, G-Love and the Special Sauce, or the Dave Matthews Band comes a jam-pop band for the 21st century known as The Heavy Pets.  This Florida-based collective has been touring like mad since their inception five years ago, and have...
Posted on Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - 12:27 am
Its been many years since I have seen Rush play and I'm glad I finally got to see them again. Rush has a very dedicated fan base and when tickets go on sale for their shows, they sell out in minutes. That was the case with this years Red Rocks show and is also why they added an additional...
Posted on Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - 4:15 am
The Grateful Web trekked out to lovely Telluride, Colorado last week for Phish's shows in one of the most majestic places to ski, ride and see some of the greatest bluegrass, jazz, and in this case one of the greatest live acts to ever grace the stage in Town Park.  Phish, who has not played...
Posted on Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 - 1:32 am
There’s something homey feeling about the idea of a man sitting out on his porch as the sun sets, plucking away at his guitar as he moves forward and back in a rocking chair. And it was just that image and sensation that Langhorne Slim brought to the stage, rocking chair and all, as he sang his...
Posted on Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 - 7:36 am
Before I even begin to describe the Disco Biscuit madness that has been transpiring lately, I would like to qualify the title of this article. The word renaissance means rebirth. I use it because in the 14 years that I have been a fan of the band, I have never seen this rapid rate of success, drive...
Posted on Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 - 4:13 pm
Maryland’s Merriweather Post Pavilion is surrounded by trees.  The stage itself has exposed wood, helping the venue to visually blend in with its’ surroundings, if not aurally. Symphony Woods are those verdant surroundings.  The 40-acres of preserved land in the heart of the Columbia,...