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Colorado Local

Following are some of my favorite locally connected sites.  Click on the links or the graphics to enjoy!

Doc Krieger’s Rock & Roll Reviews & Trivia (Colorado Writer & Blogger)

George Krieger (Dentist) who has done so much for the Colorado Music Scene over the years – now shares with us his own musical memories.

KRIGER'S REVIEWS

The Bobby “G” On-Line Radio Show

Bobby is just a tremendous local music personality and historian – teacher – entrepreneur and more!  His weekly radio program airs on streaming radio KZKO on Saturdays and is archived for our enjoyment at any time.  Bobby is Robert Gonzalez.  Click on the

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Steve Faulkner’s “Rock The Drums”

This is former drummer for late 1960’s Denver group “Umbra” Steve Faulkner’s web site providing on-line drum lessons and more.  Click on the image below to visit Steve’s site.

FAULKNER ROCK THE DRUMS

Sunday at The Memories

This great radio program is hosted by the Late Denver DJ Ray Durkee’s son – James on 950 Cruisin’ in Denver – Visit the program’s web site to enjoy the show and listen to archive streamed past programs.

SUNDAY AT THE MEMORIES

Big K Productions

Big K Productions brings us their twice-a-year – Spring and Fall Record Collector’s Expo.  The duo have teamed up for many years putting this great event together.  Denver music lovers, vendors, and collectors all gather as a tribe to enjoy a tremendous Sunday twice a year – almost always at the Ramada Plaza at 10 E. 120th Avenue in Northglenn (I-25 & 120th Avenue).  But always check their web site to make certain – and sign up for notifications. Click the images below to visit Big K Productions.

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Broadcast Professionals of Colorado (Hall of Fame)

A deep and rich historical account of radio in the Denver area through the years

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Colfax Avenue (Tribute Site by Rock-a-Billy cat Jonny Barber – Colorado Blogger)

Click here or on the Colfax Avenue Logo to visit the site

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Colorado Country Music Hall of Fame

“The Colorado Country Music Hall of Fame was established in 1999 to support, preserve and promote country music in the State of Colorado.”

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Colorado Music Hall of Fame

The Colorado Music Hall of Fame Web Site is up and running – The current inductees include The Astronauts, Sugarloaf, John Denver, Barry Fey, KIMN Radio,  Judy Collins, The Serendipity Singers, Bob Lind and more!

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Pat Downey Enterprises

I met Pat Downey recently at the Big K Record Expo in Denver joining him as well as George Krieger and Larry Higgins – both local music scene guys – for a lunch and a trip back in time.  Pat was a long-time DJ on KBCO-FM.  Pat now hosts “Pat Downey Enterprises – Top 40 Music on CD” – He has a searchable data base of over 200,000 entries on this site – He provides reviews, presents a chat board and more.  Visit his web site here!

PAT DOWNEY WEB SITE

The Rock-A-Billy Record Company

Founded by the late Willie Lewis (died October, 2014) this purest recording label features some of the finest music of the genre and is appreciated by rock-a-billy fans throughout the world.  The Denver Eye maintains this fine web site.

WILLIE LEWIS

Denver Area Radio Stations – Radio Memories

KICN, KBTR, KTLK, KDKO and More!

KIMN – The Denver Tiger

Visit the official KIMN Radio Tribute Page – for a nostalgic look back at the Denver Tiger – The Boss Jocks, The KIMN Chicken and a lot of great memories!

KIMN studio

Denver West High School Alumni Web Site

My Alma Mater – Go Cowboys!

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WEST HIGH ALUMNI

Moonrakers Web Page (Colorado Blogger)

Denver’s own “Classics” – “Surfin’ Classics” and finally the Moonrakers.

Moonrakers

Mountain Music

A great band listing from groups – primarily in the 1960’s from across the Colorado Front Range presented by Black n’ Reads’ Mike Stelk.

Mountain Music

North of Pueblo (Lisa Wheeler Colorado Blogger)

North of Pueblo

Lisa Wheeler authors this great Blog – A former Pueblo, Colorado DJ – Lisa documents the rich musical recording history from points north of Colorado’s steel city.

Lisa Wheeler’s “Rescued Colorado Vinyl”

Lisa marks her return to the Colorado scene hosting this streaming show out of Colorado Springs on radio KCMJ 93.9 FM. Click on the image to visit the program.

WHEELER RADIO

Memory Lane

This is “Denver in the 1960’s and 1970’s” thread.  Currently there are 129 pages of Denver Memory threads on this site.  It is free but registration is required in order to join in on the conversation.  Click on the image below to visit the thread.

MEMORY LANE

Nostalgia Road

Band Box artist and local media personality Dick Dedrick is part of this great nostalgic site with some great audio program CD’s for sale at great prices.

Nostalgia Road

Pueblo City Limits (Lisa Wheeler Colorado Blogger)

This is Lisa Wheeler’s sister Blog site to “North of Pueblo” focusing on Pueblo’s rich music culture and points nearby.

Pueblo City Limit

Rock-A-Billy Records (Edgewater)

Fantastic 90’s Era Rock-A-Billy label based in Edgewater, Colorado – Click here or on the Rock-A-Billy logo to visit the web site

WILLIE LEWIS

Rocky Mountain Used Vinyl Stores

This is my own page dedicated to Used Vinyl throughout the State of Colorado.

This Used To Be Denver

This Blog presents in an interesting take on Denver’s past history illustrated and narrated by author and Denver native John Moore who photographs  current sites which transplanted nostalgic memories. Click on the graphic below to visit the site.

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Yeazel’s Music Site (Colorado Blogger)

Bob Yeazel – formerly of Beast and Sugarloaf (and more) presents a look at many local 1960’s/70’s bands plus much more!

Yeazel

Pete Wyant’s “Mr. Pedro” Web Site

Pete played with Boulder’s Astronauts, Hardwater with Rich Fifield, Spinning Wheel, GNP and more!  Enjoy his recollections about many local artists and groups on “Mr. Pedro”.

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Antiques Across Colorado

Here is a neat little guide to the State’s collectible shops where you can find just about anything – and often mysterious vinyl – Click on the two thumbnail images to obtain a large alphabetical store listing

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