Posts Tagged: Denver

Review: Eric McFadden, Norwood Fisher, Willie Waldman featuring Paulo Baldi & Herman Green in Denver

The first night of February seemed doomed for a mediocre turnout. For reasons unbeknownst to me, this incredible musical collaboration that included Eric McFadden, Norwood Fisher, Willie Waldman, Paulo Baldi, & the legendary Mr. Herman Green was moved across town to Donkey OTs. You may remember in 2012 when Banyan opened up Sunday at Summer… Read more »

Reviewing Two Nights with Floodwood and Assembly Of Dust in Denver

After an incredible start to their Colorado run in Fort Collins, Floodwood spent a few nights taking in the beauty of the mountains. They rendezvoused with east coast buddies Assembly Of Dust for a two-night stand at Cervantes. This is like a dream show for me. AOD is a rare visitor to this state on… Read more »

Show Review: Umphrey’s McGee NYE in Denver

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Denver was a busy city on New Year’s Eve.  The String Cheese Incident was playing their 20th anniversary show just outside the city while Pretty Lights was headlining EDM extravaganza, Decadence in the heart of downtown.  Umphrey’s McGee, on the other hand, was wrapping up a four night New Year’s run at Fillmore Auditorium.  I… Read more »

Leftover Salmon & Friends 8.31.13

Leftover Salmon has reestablished themselves at the top of the jamgrass heap. This last minute show demonstrates they are paying attention and willing to play a show strictly for the fans. The show was scheduled to start around 1 AM well after Phish’s last note. It was billed as Leftover Salmon & Friends, and rumors… Read more »

Phish Dick’s 8.30.13

Photo by Brad Hodge For the third consecutive year Phish has opted to close out their summer with a run at Dick’s Sporting Goods Arena in Commerce City, Colorado. Also for the third consecutive year they choose to add a secret message to their Friday setlist. After a great night with Everyone Orchestra we headed… Read more »

The Everyone Orchestra 8.29.13

Summer Camp favorites, The Everyone Orchestra is the musical monstrosity that pairs incredible talent with the razor-sharp mind of Matt Butler. While the lineup itself takes on many forms Butler and his white board are the one constant. Prior to Phish’s three-night run at Dick’s The Bianchi Brothers arranged for a little shindig under the… Read more »

Bela Fleck with The Colorado Symphony Orchestra 5-3-13

  Few people have so mastered an instrument as Bela Fleck has the banjo. In fact the man is so synonymous with this  instrument that words like master and genius almost fall short in their simplicity. From the time he was first inspired listening to the Earl Scruggs’ recording of The Beverly Hillbillies Theme Song… Read more »