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Tom Petty Dead at 66

Tom Petty Dead at 66

It’s most difficult to write this column today. There are dozens of music lovers dead in the Las Vegas desert after a mad man unleashed unspeakable fury on people just enjoying the show. And now in the middle of preparing this column, I hear of the death of an...
Deer Tick Doubles Up On The Rock

Deer Tick Doubles Up On The Rock

One of the bolder moves of the 1990s was the Smashing Pumpkins’ epic double album release Melon Collie and The Infinite Sadness. A genuine reflection on the state of mind of a generation loaded with superb musicianship and quality songs that have lasted the test of...
Do the Right Thing, Go See Live Music

Do the Right Thing, Go See Live Music

t’s a musical month years in the making for the Vail Valley and I encourage you to encourage the promoters by showing up. From Avon’s concerted effort to bring world class entertainment to a worthy stage to the beer loving crew at Optimum in Eagle, the next few weeks...
Westworld’s Secrets In Its Songs

Westworld’s Secrets In Its Songs

it was quite frankly mind blowing. I have just finished (almost a year after its release) the first season of the HBO Sci-Fi drama Westworld. Its ten episodes offered grand symbolism, superb acting and for the sake of this column a ridiculous music score that was like...
Eddie Roberts To Funk Things Up Friday

Eddie Roberts To Funk Things Up Friday

They come from all over in the Denver music scene including Swansea, Wales. That’s the birthplace of the “roughneck” guitarist of The New Mastersounds Eddie Roberts. Roberts will be bringing his form of “funky jazz or jazzy funk” to the Ed Rocks stage this Friday for...