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Thursday, January 8,2015

Inspiring social change through hip-hop

Rennie Harris’ new dance company comes to CU

By Amanda Moutinho
Harris grew up in Philadelphia and has spent his life in the hiphop community. Grass Roots Project is his third dance company after Rennie Harris Puremovement and his training company Rennie Harris R.H.A.W. The new group came along when Harris wanted to start something with a West Coast vibe.
Thursday, January 8,2015

The mad scientist

The double life of the man behind Boulder-based, one-man project Ballroom Cancer and his search for a place in the city’s music scene

By Caitlin Rockett
with Sheppard channeling Thom Yorke’s delicate falsetto overtop. But listeners are quickly introduced to the scope of Sheppard’s vocal range as he takes on a rich baritone that belies the recent college grad’s age. The result is stripped, poignant and ethereal.
Wednesday, December 31,2014

Saxophones

Influenced by eclectic and infamous artists such as Duke Ellington, Philip Glass, Charles Mingus, Mary Lou Williams, Billy Strayhorn, Claude Debussy and Bjork, John A. Díaz-Cortés creates an equally eclectic sound with his own music.
Wednesday, December 31,2014

Time for Three makes time for Boulder

The three-piece string group brings their ‘classically trained garage band’ back to Boulder

By Caitlin Rockett
“[Boulder is] a second home for us for sure,” says Ranaan Meyer, double bassist for the Indiana-based string trio. “The Colorado Music Festival we consider family. We’ve been there four summers, so this will be our fifth appearance that they are presenting us at — there’s history there,” says Meyer.
Wednesday, December 31,2014

YMSB — One Bite at a Time

Dave Johnston talks about Yonder 2.0, New Year’s resolutions and a new album

By Dave Kirby
Banjoist Dave Johnston knows a little about this, as Yonder Mountain String Band found themselves in the position this year of morphing the structure of their much beloved four piece with the departure of mando player and co-founder Jeff Austin in April.
Tuesday, December 30,2014

Boogie

This improvisational power trio is known for deconstructing live soundtracks to your favorite films, but their annual Xmas Show takes a turn for the yuletide and twists favorite Christmas tunes into art-house movie scores. The trio is known for their live, danceable jazz/funk/improv fusions with heavy endings and incredible soloists.
Tuesday, December 30,2014

Boulderado

Every year the Hotel Boulderado throws a lavish New Year’s Eve bash to commemorate their grand opening back on New Year’s Day in 1909. The year’s “Rat Pack” Gala at the Boulderado will feature two live bands playing tunes by Frank, Dean and Sammy.
Tuesday, December 30,2014

Beatbox

If ever there were a jack of all trades, Mister Tim is that jack. With training as a vocalist and choral conductor, Mister Tim has more than 15 years of experience on stage. Tim’s hilarious, multifaceted one-man show is a mix of improv and rehearsed music, built around his far-reaching vocal range and pedal-pushing, real-time vocal looping.
Tuesday, December 30,2014

BCO offers classical option for New Year’s Eve

By Peter Alexander
“I always felt like on New Year’s Eve, the only game in town in classical music is the Colorado Symphony,” he says, speaking of the CSO’s annual “Night in Vienna” (6:30 p.m. New Year’s Eve in Boettcher Concert Hall). “I thought, ‘It’s kind of a far thing to go all the way to Denver.
Tuesday, December 30,2014

Here and there

Big Head Todd dishes on the fast life

By Dave Kirby
Todd Park Mohr was enjoying a little holiday season downtime a few weeks ago when we caught up to him after a dinner out in Littleton; he kept apologizing as his cell phone nervously straddled mobile and Bluetooth car modes. Mohr is a guy on the go; even his devices have a little trouble keeping up with him.
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