Articles by: Arthur VanRooy

Shakey Graves Shares Soulful Folk Sound With Sold Out Crowd at Red Rocks (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

There is something truly special about witnessing an artist go from humble beginnings to the pinnacle of success. For me, that artist is Shakey Graves. The first time I saw him play it was just ...

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Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, North Mississippi Allstars and More Hit 16th Annual Blues From The Top (PHOTOS)

Taking place June 23-24 in the bucolic mountain town of Winter Park, CO, the 16th annual Blues From The Top festival featured a packed lineup that included the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Rick Estrin and ...

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Okkervil River Offer Melange of Poignant and Upbeat Songs in Denver (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

On June 7 Denver, CO’s Bluebird Theater was the scene of Okkervil River’s latest stop on a true international globe trotter of a tour that will take them across the pond soon, all in support ...

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The Disco Biscuits Cap Bisco Inferno With Laser-rific Dance Party at Red Rocks (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

In the world of jam, every band that eventually makes it to the highest tier of professional performance does so because they have a specialty, something they excel at more than any other band that ...

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Winter Wondergrass Mixes Fresh Pow and Bluegrass in Colorado With Greensky Bluegrass, Yonder Mountain String Band and More (FESTIVAL RECAP/PHOTOS)

The Colorado leg of the Winter Wondergrass festival took place this past weekend, February 23-25. The festival, which was hosted by the cozy mountain town of Steamboat Springs, kicked off shortly after the slopes closed ...

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Winter X-Games 2018 Brings Big Air and Big Shows to Aspen (REVIEW/PHOTOS)

On January 25 – 28, the Winter X-Games celebrated it’s 22nd year in Aspen, Colorado with an action packed extended weekend of big air, big shows, and the biggest collection of cojones gathered this side of ...

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The String Cheese Incident Kick Off 3-Night Red Rocks Run With Long Jams, New Songs and Old Favorites (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

As the last rays of light glimmered over the Red Rocks of Morrison, Colorado, a thickness could be felt in the air. It was a heady stew of man made fog and anticipation, that thick, ...

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Anders Osborne, Fabulous Thunderbirds and More Hit Colorado’s Blues From The Top (PHOTOS)

Colorado’s Winter Park played host to two days of blues and roots rock and roll on June 24-25, 2017. The jam-packed lineup featured the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Anders Osborne, Little Hurricane, Alvin Youngblood Heart and lots ...

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Portugal the Man and Local Natives Team Up For Powerful Red Rocks Performances (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

It is said that to truly appreciate form you need contrast. Light needs darkness, heat needs the cold, etc, etc, and without both sides of the equation there is no true understanding of either side. ...

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Lettuce and Friends Bring The Funk To Red Rocks (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

Set against the backdrop of the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheater as a surreal burning red moon ascended through the twilight, the still calm evening shattered to Lettuce’s Adam Deitch’s bass drum pounding through your chest. ...

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