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  1. Review: DeVotchKa Valentine's show at Mercury Cafe

    wield. Case in point: in a matter of seconds after “100 Other Lovers” finished, Hagerman switched from ...

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  2. Slim Cessna's Auto Club at The Oriental

    (Photo: CPR / Daniel Mescher) OpenAir hosted two New Year's Eve concerts with Slim ... stage with the confidence owed to 20-plus years in the performing circuit, with each move decidedly ... and a. tom collins at the Oriental Theater for New Years Eve. Check out photos from Monday nights ...

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  3. Review: Destroyer at Larimer Lounge

    realize some of this doesn’t make sense,” quipped Bejar after performing the stripped-down crowd favorite ... Favorite Year”) sounded off with just voice and guitar. When a crowd member sarcastically called out for ... “It's possible 100 years from now people yell out ‘Bay of Pigs’ instead of ‘Freebird’ at concerts.” But ...

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  4. Review/Photos: Bill Callahan at The Oriental Theater

    critically-adored career. Ever since making the switch to his own name as a performer, the 20-plus  year veteran of ... from his past three albums, including this year’s wistful Dream River. Callahan surprised the crowd ...

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  5. Review: Gregory Alan Isakov w/ the Colorado Symphony, Nov 8

    2013 has been a banner year for Gregory Alan Isakov. After 2009’s This Empty Northern Hemisphere, ... the South African-born and Colorado-based singer-songwriter took four years to craft its follow-up, ... demands acclaim yet eludes explanation. I’ve written much about it this year already, but the record ...

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  6. Review: Kurt Vile at The Bluebird Theater

    Wakin on a Pretty Daze this year, pulling out the rug from under my notions of a Vile letting his long ... golden era of album rock and is certainly one of the year’s finest. On Thursday night’s sold out Bluebird ... tour and an album that’s sure to be on many year-end lists, Vile and company certainly aren’t letting ...

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  7. Review: Yo La Tengo at the Boulder Theater

    year. Fade has been called the indie veterans’ most “patient” and “disciplined” album, and the first set ...

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  8. Review: Maps & Atlases at Larimer Lounge

    this year’s Beyond Was All Around Me including standouts “Josie” and “In a Sense”.    Maps & ... despite titles like “Winter”, “Remote & Dark Years”, and “Old & Gray”, were teeming with life and ...

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