Who Is Joe Walsh?

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If you’ve ever listened to “Hotel California” and marveled at the incredible guitar solos, you have heard the genius of Joe Walsh and Don Felder improvising together on the iconic 1976 recording. But while Walsh’s time with the Eagles was his longest stint with any one band, his musical career started much earlier. Joseph Fidler… Continue reading Who Is Joe Walsh?

Colorado Has Inspired Many Famous Musicians and Artists

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If you happened to venture out to Herman’s Hideaway in the 1980s, you might have caught Big Head Todd & The Monsters before their big break with Giant Records. Similarly, if you had found your way to the Meadowlark on “open mic night” around 2010, you might have caught The Lumineers debuting their new song,… Continue reading Colorado Has Inspired Many Famous Musicians and Artists

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Hickenlooper Has a Winning Soundtrack for his Campaign

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On March 4, former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper made it official: He’s running for president. He joined an already crowded Democratic field, but as Hickenlooper’s March 7 kickoff rally at Denver’s Civic Center Park showed, he’s got a winning soundtrack for his campaign. The rally included performances by local singers SuCh and Mary Louise Lee,… Continue reading Hickenlooper Has a Winning Soundtrack for his Campaign

Who Was John Denver?

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A legendary artist whose love for the state of Colorado shines through the lyrics of his music, John Denver was a creative visionary and one of the most beloved singer-songwriters of his time. His imaginative mind and peaceful spirit still influence millions today through the legacy of his music. Starting Out in the Music Industry… Continue reading Who Was John Denver?

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Chuck Morris & KBCO

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Colorado has a rich musical history. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the contributions of legendary music promoter Chuck Morris, and 97.3 KBCO that got its start in Boulder, Colorado. Morris and 97.3 are set to be inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame this December 3rd at the Paramount Theater. Read on… Continue reading Chuck Morris & KBCO

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What Aspiring Young Musicians Can Learn From the Legacy of Producer Bill Szymczyk

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The Colorado Music Hall of Fame recently presented a Special Achievement award to legendary producer Bill Szymczyk. His work helped define the golden age of rock from the late ‘60s through the ‘90s. From his beginnings as a Navy SONAR operator with no musical training to his recent induction into the Hall, he’s credited with… Continue reading What Aspiring Young Musicians Can Learn From the Legacy of Producer Bill Szymczyk

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Rocky Mountain Way: An Evening to Remember

The Colorado Music Hall of Fame latest & largest Induction Event, “The Rocky Mountain Way” brought together musicians for a special evening of music and entertainment. Artists performed tribute sets, honor videos were played, and award presentations made, all celebrating the music and contributions of the Hall’s inductees – Caribou Ranch, Joe Walsh & Barnstorm… Continue reading Rocky Mountain Way: An Evening to Remember

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