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Getting Trampled by Turtles Becomes Colorado Tradition

Michael Bialas | Posted 03.20.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

If anyone who's listened to Trampled by Turtles' most recent album wondered whether they were finally slowing down, fear not. As is their style, the M...

Virgin FreeFest Returns!

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.15.2012 | DC

The lineup for the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest was announced earlier this week. Jack White comes to the Merriweather Post Pavilion for the first time ...

Landline: Conversations With Greg Laswell and Ben Kweller, Plus Good Old War's Exclusive and Nick Lowe's "Tokyo Bay"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.02.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Crows, Turtles & Communion: Conversations with Adam Duritz and Dave Simonett, Plus a Ben Howard, Ben Lovett & Friends Video

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.13.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"As it turns out, it's literally the most obscure covers album ever made, but it sounds like a Counting Crows album, which was what it was supposed to sound like anyway."

Trampled By Turtles' EPK Exclusive, Plus Conversations With Owl City's Adam Young, moe.'s Chuck Garvey, and Wounded Warriors

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.22.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Bright Lights and Dark Days Ahead: Dead Man Winter Comes Alive

Michael Bialas | Posted 11.27.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

It would be so easy to rebrand his latest side project as Trampled by Winter or Dead Man Turtles. Apparently, Dave Simonett, the primary songwriter, singer, guitarist and frontman of Trampled by Turtles, had something completely different in mind with Dead Man Winter.

Trampled by Turtles Kick Some Serious Bluegrass at Telluride

Michael Bialas | Posted 08.28.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Trampled by Turtles, the Minnesota quintet, put on a dazzling performance that couldn't be topped on Day 2 of the 38th Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

Faces of Telluride, Part 2: Dave Simonett, Furious-Pace Face

Michael Bialas | Posted 08.14.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

The quintet that once performed shows in front of 10 to 20 people in Colorado headlined a sold-out concert on April Fool's Day 2011 at Denver's Ogden Theater. Now they are poised to make their first appearance at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

5 Bands That Are Reviving "Bluegrass"

Justin Cox | Posted 08.10.2011 | Entertainment
Justin Cox

There's no denying that a bluegrass-influenced movement is taking place right now. Here are some bands to check out. Feel free to offer up your own style classifications if you'd like.

Snobs in Hippieville: Our Guide to the 38th Telluride Bluegrass Festival

Erin Barnes | Posted 08.03.2011 | Denver
Erin Barnes

Music festivals are much like the Boy Scouts in that it's very important to be prepared. Here's how we have prepared ourselves for the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, June 16th-19th.