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Comment Archives: stories: Music

Re: “Ass Pocket of Legacy

What a spectacular show! House rockin' roadhouse blues in it's truest form!

Posted by AdamLeech on 01/22/2010 at 8:56 AM

Re: “Git 'er done

When I heard they listenend to Merle and Willie I got pretty excited, then I listened to their cuts...bummer, sounds like another cookie cutter band turned out by the Nashville Country Music Machine that dictates what is on the radio. That's too bad. For some real country visit wayne the train hancock, the Hacienda Brothers, oh yeah and don't forget Deke Dickerson and the Echo Fonics. Don't be a slave to pop radio! Some great tunes out there, give em' a listen.

Posted by selectone55 on 01/14/2010 at 2:47 PM

Re: “Born under a blues sign

Lurrie Bell verison of Elmore James "I Believe" is really Good!

Posted by Rev KM Williams on 01/08/2010 at 10:19 AM

Re: “Tales of the New West

There has not been a band of musicians in Colorado Springs since Auto-No. There have been bands of hacks and egos with instruments, or a skinny punk or two thinking he plays Hendrix but doesn't even play Stevie who couldn't play Hendrix. There has been some talent and some gracious artists but Chuck and The No could play it real five nights a week, week after week. Alas, the Springs has always been kind of "Dumbtown" in a musical sense which explains the constant "No music scene" complaint I have heard since the late 1970's. You want a "scene"? Then pony up the dough for the good pickers and then shut the f*** up. Chuck played one of the best renditions of "Voodoo Chile" I have heard and I saw Hendrix play it too! Local DJ lady played Hendrix' version on radio once and announced it as "Voodoo Chili" from "Electric LandLady". Yeah, dumbtown alright... quick: what are the opening words to Positively Fourth Street? If you don't know then Dumbtown needs a mayor and a village idiot... Rock on Chuck, I'll stomp a mudhole in anybody's ass who says you ain't shit. That would make us both Happy Boys!

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Posted by Cravin' Bob Wyman on 12/24/2009 at 11:59 AM

Re: “Rock of ages

I was stationed at Fort Carson, after returning from Vietnam via Walter Reed. It was July 68. We hung out in the park, where we sold pot, hash and acid. At night it was Kelker Junction and it seems like Alice Cooper was there, not sure. Then at Reed's Ranch I saw Quick Silver Messenger Service with the Steve Miller Band along with the best light show I had ever seen on the best acid I'd ever done ,Owsley" Purple Double Dots". At the City Auditorium I saw either the Vanilla Fudge or the Cream doing "Season of the Witch" on great hash which seemed very plentiful at that time.

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Posted by Mac on 12/21/2009 at 6:51 PM

Re: “Tales of the New West

It's just the title of the article. It's not comparing the band to The Beat Farmers.

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Posted by William "Bill" Walker on 12/18/2009 at 6:58 PM

Re: “Tales of the New West

Tales Of The New West? Country Dick has to be rolling over in his grave.

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Posted by Laughing on 12/17/2009 at 10:54 PM

Re: “Epiphany and catharsis

A dam good show at the Gothic it was. Was wonderin if you have the song list they played? or if anybody else knows it.

Posted by jonnyverga on 12/04/2009 at 5:13 AM

Re: “Fables of the Reconstruction

They are really amazing...

Posted by Lois on 10/29/2009 at 11:04 AM

Re: “Reverb

But once the Indy writes about the new basement venue, it will get shut down. Happened before.

Posted by tacostareternal on 10/26/2009 at 7:50 AM

Re: “Playing Around Listings

I am looking for Royal James Bennett who use to live in St. Petersburg Florida. Steve Cook 7274580555

Posted by Steven Coy Cook on 10/23/2009 at 8:40 PM

Re: “Reverb

Jeremy can't even play primus. I would say discounts him from being the les claypool of colorado springs

Posted by primus junkie on 10/23/2009 at 8:38 AM

Re: “Ignorance is bliss

Congrats to Paramore who have infused the airwaves with something new and edgy, especially "Ignorance", which touches on painfully difficult relationships and perhaps deeper social and political issues than the lyrics may suggest. I would bet that even Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck could relate, after all, their outlet is "ignorance by choice" as a tool and bloodsucking on the ignorant as recreation.

Posted by Janders on 10/12/2009 at 6:17 PM

Re: “Reverb

Is anyone ever going to mention the Supersuckers playing at the Rocket Room this month?

Posted by Now with 50% more Matt on 10/09/2009 at 11:06 AM

Re: “In step with New Model Army

I cannot tell you how much I am looking forward to finally seeing NMA live. Simply put, they are one of the best bands in the world that you may not have ever heard of :)

Posted by noise626 on 10/08/2009 at 1:02 PM

Re: “The Warm Inventions

While this interview does make mention of Jehovah's Witnesses, whether or not the followers of that religion qualify as a "cult" is not germane to this story. So we have deleted the comments related to that issue.

Posted by Kirk Woundy on 09/27/2009 at 12:49 PM

Re: “Crosby, Stills & Nash

Well Mr. Nash, Obama can actually only speak in sentences when they are in front of him on a teleprompter. If not, he uses so many "uh, uh's" he frankly comes across as an idiot. We were very disappointed in the concert at Red Rocks. Give it up boys. You are way past your prime.

Posted by DiamondGirl on 09/03/2009 at 2:45 PM

Re: “Reverb

It should also be noted that you can pretty much stream every single Suburban Home Release on their website for FREE, before you buy it!!

Posted by DamianBurford on 09/03/2009 at 10:38 AM

Re: “Reverb

just to add to worriedbandmembers comment...I also have a room at the band mates wont agree with me to leave but I am afraid my stuff is not safe there. The owner advertises he has security cameras but he doesnt he is never around to take care of things for the bands he does have...this place is a dump total dump...I want out of all musicians do not come here it is shady and the building is run down he does not even have a sign outside that sas he is there...I would hide too if it was me.

Posted by musicianwhocares on 08/28/2009 at 11:10 AM

Re: “Too punk to suck

Not sure about the comment that "back in the 80s and up through to today, Spot's production of Hüsker Dü's SST albums has been almost universally derided as lousy." Amazon customers all give "Zen Arcade" and "New Day Rising" either five stars (80%) or four stars (20%), which means both albums rate higher than Nirvana's "Nevermind."

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Posted by bill forman on 08/26/2009 at 12:59 PM

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