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Dan Craig: In Dust Bowls

It’s rather surprising that Dan Craig even has time these days to put out a new record. Besides being one of Denver’s premiere singer/songwriters, he’s also a med student, a husband, and recently a new father. Actually, though, this gem…

Best of Denver Locals 2011 (part 2)

Continuing our recap of some of the best music to come out of Denver this year…here are a couple more of my personal picks for this year’s standouts. Take to the Oars: “Bar Talk” After rocking Denver for several years…

Best of Denver Locals 2011 (part 1)

It’s no secret that while I spotlight music from all over the world on this blog, I’m a particular fan of the Denver music scene. I’ve covered the music scene here for Examiner.com for a couple of years, and I’ve…

The Rachel James You Haven’t Heard (Yet)

Back in April of this year, I got the chance to do a profile piece on Denver artist Rachel James for Examiner.com. During that interview, James talked about the difficult year she’d had, and how it was deepening her as…

Quiet Americana

Many people might be more familiar with the name Boulder Acoustic Society than they are with the name Aaron Keim. That’s because Boulder Acoustic Society has been making a name for itself as a progressive band in the bluegrass/roots/neo-folk world…

Tyler James: A New Spin on Old Soul

Singer/songwriter Tyler James is a bit of an anomaly.  His bio says he grew up in the Pacific Northwest and in Iowa, and currently hails from Nashville.  But spin his debut record It Took the Fire, and you’d swear he…

Lindsay Aline: The Familiar and the New

When I was contacted by someone from Lindsay Aline‘s team to review her 2009 self-titled record, I have to admit I was a little skeptical. Taking a look at the website and reading the self-written bio, I couldn’t help but…

Rachel James New EP “Landing” November 20

Here’s yet another Denver indie artist who is making waves (see my blog tagline above).  Rachel James and her band Brighton Boulevard have been spreading their brand of pop-rock around Denver for awhile now. But those who are familiar with…

Joshua Novak: Dead Letters

One cool thing about indie music is the diversity and creativity you find in it.  Two indie acts can easily sound like they are worlds apart.  The flip side, though, is that sometimes indie music can be so far on…