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Live & Local: Sam Mayfield Hits the Stage at Dazzle This Weekend

Denver-born Blues veteran Sam Mayfield started playing the blues early in the 1960s. Known for his gravelly voice, this multi-talented guitarist/ singer/ songwriter has performed with great blues luminaries such…

Vinyl Vault — The Siegel Schwall Band, “953 West”

We’ll have a little bit of the blues on the next Vinyl Vault when we feature “953 West” from Chicago blues band The Siegel Schwall Band. The album was released…

The R&B Jukebox Celebrates with an All-Woman Lineup

In celebration of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, the R&B Jukebox features an all-woman line-up! In an industry dominated by men, the women of R&B were both talented…

Vinyl Vault — Buddy Rich, “The Last Blues Album, Vol. I”

Drummer Buddy Rich will provide the Vinyl Vault feature this week with his 1974 album “The Last Blues Album, Vol. I” released on the Groove Merchant record label. Rich was…

Vinyl Vault — Big Twist and the Mellow Fellows “Playing for Keeps”

This week the Vinyl Vault goes to the Blues/R&B side with a rockin’ Chicago band, Big Twist and Mellow Fellows and their 1983 Alligator album “Playing for Keeps.” Big Twist,…

Sunnyside Music Festival

The Sunnyside Music Festival is Saturday, September 9 from 12 noon to 7:15 pm. The festival provides free music, fun entertainment, local food, lots of beer, and kids activities to…

Vinyl Vault — King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, “Blues at Montreux”

This week on the Vinyl Vault, soul meets blues when we hear “Blues at Montreux” with King Curtis and Champion Jack Dupree. The album was recorded live at the Montreux…

Greeley Blues Jam — Ain't Nothing But A Party!

Downtown Greeley Friday Fest, June 2 - Music Schedule! The party gets started in Historic Downtown Greeley with live music on the 9th Street plaza featuring Hazel Miller and over…

Dazzle at Baur's: Otis Taylor

Dazzle at Baur's presents Otis Taylor on Saturday, May 20, for two sets: 7 PM & 9:30 PM. Otis Taylor grew up in Denver, but as the old blues song…

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram Feature

Grammy-winning blues man Christone “Kingfish” Ingram is playing around Colorado this week, on his “Juke Joint Live” tour.  We caught up with him briefly to ask about playing in Colorado…

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