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  Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Blue Rodeo made its debut in February 1985 and soon established a rigorous performing schedule, initially in bars in the Queen Street West district of Toronto (eg, the Horseshoe Tavern) and later in clubs and halls across Canada and in the USA.
Blue Rodeo's second album, Diamond Mine (Risque Disque 25-62681), followed in 1989; the title song and 'How Long' were popular.
Blue Rodeo appeared in England and West Germany in 1988 and 1989, performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland in 1989, and was seen briefly in the US feature film Postcards from the Edge in 1990.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1ARTU0000344   (411 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Blue Rodeo is a Canadian country rock band formed in 1984 in Toronto.
Blue Rodeo is one of the most successful and well known contemporary Canadian bands, having released 10 studio albums, one live album, a greatest hits collection and a DVD which have sold more than 3 million copies worldwide.
Blue Rodeo members have collaborated extensively with other notable Canadian artists, including Sarah McLachlan, The Tragically Hip, Burton Cummings, Great Big Sea, Jann Arden, and the Cowboy Junkies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Blue_Rodeo   (208 words)

  
 CanEHdian.com: Blue Rodeo
One of the most recognizable Canadian bands due to tremendous amounts of radio airtime and an easy-listening sound that is recognized nation wide, Blue Rodeo has been performing together for over twenty years.
In 1985, the band Blue Rodeo was formed after the addition of a couple of old friends from the Toronto music scene.
Blue Rodeo received a number of Juno awards that year and were well on their way to success.
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 VH1.com : Blue Rodeo : Biography
Consistency was the hallmark of Blue Rodeo's output, both in terms of sound (which followed much the same blueprint throughout their career) and quality (thanks to the songwriting team of vocalists/guitarists Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor).
Blue Rodeo quickly became a popular live act on the Toronto scene, which was already geared toward the kind of music the band was playing.
Blue Rodeo returned in 1992 with one of their most acclaimed albums, Lost Together; it marked the final appearances of Mark French and Bob Wiseman, the latter of whom had already completed a second solo record and departed for a highly idiosyncratic career on his own.
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 TrouserPress.com :: Blue Rodeo
Blue Rodeo is the love child of two singer-songwriters, the lean, handsome, sunny-toned Jim Cuddy and the gravel-voiced Greg Keelor.
Blue Rodeo's best tunes evoke stunned wonderment and stoke poetic fire against literal and figurative coldness; Nowhere to Here is its finest example — and proves the band worth its weight in comparisons to the Band and Neil Young.
Ironically, Blue Rodeo's one weakness is unshakably polished consistency, and the moody, noirish Days in Between, recorded in New Orleans, doesn't generate the excitement of the group's mid-'90s work.
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 Blue Rodeo
Having clocked countless miles in their decade-long career, through enough endless highways and stuffy studio sessions to fill an epic documentary, the songs of multi-platinum-selling artist Blue Rodeo have cut a wide path in their native Canada.
In a similar vein, "Beautiful Blue" unfurls slowly like a morning fog, wandering delicately over an echoing piano, while "Brother Andre's Heart," a surreal story of a preserved heart, bruised knees and a hallucination, shows Blue Rodeo's sense of humor remains intact.
Blue Rodeo songs exist in that weird slope between country and rock, with a healthy dose, at least conceptually, of psychedelia.
www.noteable.net /music/blue_rodeo_bio.htm   (979 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Lost Together: Music: Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Blue Rodeo is a very well known band from Canada, they've had quite a few hits up here and have made some really great albums worth a listen.
Blue Rodeo is composed of Jim Cuddy, Greg Keelor, Bazil Donovan, Glenn Milchem, Bob Egan, and James Gray.
Blue Rodeo are a band that has no qualms about saying what they feel,such as Fools Like You and Reckless with Greg Keelor growling out Dylanesque type complaints about the goverment and the church.
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 Blue Rodeo Biography
If the career of a band is looked upon as a journey, then Blue Rodeo has arrived somewhere truly special with the release of their ninth album The Days in Between.
Blue Rodeo is one of those bands that is particular about where and how an album is recorded, with atmospheres and personalities always woven into the end result.
Blue Rodeo ended up recording the album basically as a four-piece with Keelor, Cuddy, Donovan, and Milchem.
www.maplemusic.com /artists/bro/bio.asp   (957 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo by Jo-Ann Mapson from HarperCollins Publishers
To Owen Garrett's keen sheepherder's eyes, it appeared entirely likely that the woman in the blue shirt and red panties running back and forth between the water faucet and the two copulating dogs was the Californian.
Hopeful, Owen's three-legged blue Queensland heeler, was locked up tight to the Californian's sorrel bitch, one of those tall skinny dogs that probably cost two months' salary and was too nervous to finish a meal.
The foregoing is excerpted from Blue Rodeo by Jo-Ann Mapson.
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 Blue Rodeo
Blue Rodeo's sound is a cross between classic rock, and blues tinged country, with enough alternative edge to keep on top of the ever changing public tastes.
Blue Rodeo are Jim Cuddy, Gregg Keelor, Bazil Donovan, Glenn Milchem, James Gray, and Bob Egan.
Blue Rodeo is definitely one of Canada's strongest, and influential musical acts, and their live shows, like their albums have earned them a loyal international following.
www.canadians.ca /more/profiles/b/b_blue_rodeo.htm   (134 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Days In Between: Music: Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
On first and second listen, you might think that Blue Rodeo is merely coasting on The Days In Between, their eighth studio album (in stores Tuesday).
Blue Rodeo is a band that very well personifies the genre of Alternative Country music, and The Days In Between is an ideal example.
Blue Rodeo continue to express loyalty for their music which is presented well to their fans, yet maintaining passion for music, include a change of the times,produce an intense product, which incoporates hard work, and growth of meticulous works which we hear.
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 BLUE RODEO | The Official Blue Rodeo Online Music Community
Blue Rodeo Live In Stratford 2006 Double-Disc: Exclusively through BlueRodeo.com while quantities available!
The discussion board is the Stage Door to Blue Rodeo's community!
Blue Rodeo Live In Stratford 2006 Double-Disc BlueRodeo.com partnered with Instant Live to bring fans a very special souvenir for the 2006 Stratford shows!
www.bluerodeo.com   (259 words)

  
 Blue Pinto.com | The Official Blue Pinto Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
After a couple of months of routine maintenance, Blue Pinto is cruising the streets of DC again.
Blue Pinto played their very first gig exactly 1 year ago!
Download Blue Pinto and Mayfield Jenny, then come to Staccato this Saturday to hear the real thing!
www.bluepinto.com   (692 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The 66th Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival will feature Canadian sensation Blue Rodeo for a Friday, May 29th outdoor concert on Acadia University's Raymond Field.
The change of venue and addition of the Friday night concert event is an effort by organizers to spread Apple Blossom festivities across the region.
Described as "the breath of electricity," the term tremolo, became a gathering principle for all the songs Blue Rodeo put on its new album.
www.valleyweb.com /appleblossom/brodeopress98.html   (289 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The two founding members and principal songwriters of Toronto's Blue Rodeo, Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor, met in high school but didn't get together to form a band until they were done university; their first combined musical effort was the Hi Fi's in 1977.
Their second album, 'Diamond Mine', released in 1989 and produced by Malcolm Burn, sold quickly, and Blue Rodeo were well on their way to becoming a real Canadian success story.
Although receiving some of their most rave reviews in Canada, and despite selling out venue after venue on their cross country tours, success in the US continued to allude them, and a label change was made there.
www.canoe.ca /JamMusicPopEncycloPagesB/bluerodeo.html   (903 words)

  
 Colac Blue Ribbon Rodeo 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Chief of police, Don Scott was happy with the show and especially the high level of talent displayed on the night.
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No person, including the web site's partners or advertisers, is authorized to publish, reproduce or copy in any manner any advertisements, artwork, photographs and/or editorial without the prior written approval of this web site's owners.
www.rodeowild.com.au /Colac.htm   (190 words)

  
 Austin City Limits - Programs - Season 27 - 01/12/2002 - Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
American fans of Canadian alt-country band Blue Rodeo may soon have to relinquish that special feeling that comes with being hip to a cool thing the rest of the world's not in on.
Ironically, Blue Rodeo has been doing it well before there was a label for it.
Critics have been predicting great things for Blue Rodeo since their debut album Outskirts in 1987.
www.aclfestival.com /programs/program20020112_2.asp   (346 words)

  
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It's not, and Cuddy declines to answer, instead quickly engaging himself in a conversation on the latest chapter in the Blue Rodeo story, one that has the Toronto-based band going back beyond their beginning for their most recent musical move.
Blue Rodeo formed in 1984, from the ashes of the band The HiFi's, itself formed in 1977 by high-school friends Keelor and Cuddy.
The relationship between the two leads, never free of friction, gathered much media play, and the imminent breakup of Blue Rodeo claimed more than its share of newsprint, but whether or not their relationship was actually unraveling was never entirely clear.
www.neumu.net /datastream/2002/2002-00185/2002-00185_datastream.shtml   (1588 words)

  
 CBC Arts: University of Toronto to house Blue Rodeo archive
The collection — which includes unreleased live recordings and video footage from concerts, as well as 3,500 photographs — chronicles the history of the band since it was founded in 1984.
Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo performs at last summer's SARS benefit.
The archive also includes material from Cuddy and Keelor's time in the Hi-Fi's, the 1970s band was the precursor of Blue Rodeo.
www.cbc.ca /story/arts/national/2004/10/01/Arts/bluedodeo041001.html   (376 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo
That, in turn, allowed the band considerable longevity, and they started to earn a whole new audience with the advent of the No Depression movement.
Blue Rodeo was founded in Toronto by its two lead singers, guitarists, and songwriters, Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor.
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 Open Directory - Arts: Music: Bands and Artists: B: Blue Rodeo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Blue Rodeo Haven - Website dedicated to Blue Rodeo Canada's most talented band and Juno award winners.
Blue Rodeo Rules - A fan site with information and fun show reviews.
Blue Rodeo Tabs - This is the most comprehensive guitar tab listing for Blue Rodeo on the net.
dmoz.org /Arts/Music/Bands_and_Artists/B/Blue_Rodeo   (244 words)

  
 Blue Rodeo
I've tried to spell out some of the major uses here as simply as I can, but you'll have to listen to the song a couple of times to really catch what's being played and understand the timing.
For a novice guitar player, this will be kind of tricky and will really hurt that little pinky finger, but it's the only way to express the song with an authentic Blue Rodeo sound.
It seems like Blue Rodeo has an endless variety of tricks up their sleeves when it comes to varying the chords.
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 eBay - Book: Blue Rodeo (ISBN: 006092635X)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Margaret Yearwood abandons her California life for the town of Blue Dog, New Mexico where she lives with her newly deaf son, Peter.
In addition to falling in love with her neighbor, she finds the courage to explore her artistic side.
Blue Rodeo by Jo-Ann Mapson (1995) NEW MEXICO ROMANCE
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 Blue Rodeo Haven
Blue Rodeo's music forms a harmonic fusion of country and rock, with a little slice of punk.
They call tears to your eyes with songs like 'Bad Timing', or make you get up and shake your thang with 'The Days in Between.' They have a song for every mood and moment.
I've made a few update to the Photographs pages, just made it so you can view a bigger version of the pictures when you click on them.
www.angelfire.com /emo/bluerodeo   (178 words)

  
 Cowboy Junkies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Cowboy Junkies and Blue Rodeo share the same Toronto-area roots.
Longtime friends Michael Timmins and Blue Rodeo's Greg Keelor go back as far as gradeschool.
Kim Deschamps, a former member of Blue Rodeo, used to play with the Cowboy Junkies.
www.bluerodeo.com /br/cowboy_junkies.html   (607 words)

  
 StubHub   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 Blue Rodeo News
News about Blue Rodeo continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Rock producer Bob Ezrin and folksy rock band Blue Rodeo are set to be inducted into the Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame in the new year.
According to ChartAttack.com, RUSH guitarist Alex Lifeson joined Jim Cuddy of BLUE RODEO and ex-DOUGHBOY John Kastner for an homage to Neil Young during Tuesday night's 8th Annual White Ribbon Concert at The...
www.topix.net /who/blue-rodeo   (208 words)

  
 2003 Canal Concert Series - CONCERT DATES & SHOWS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Blue Rodeo -- vocalists/guitarists Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor, bassist Bazil Donovan, drummer Glenn Milchem, and keyboardist Bob Wiseman -- formed in Toronto, Canada in 1985and released their debut album, Outskirts, two years later.
With their roots/folk rock stylethe band expanded their fan base throughout North America.
Blue Rodeo's most recentalbum, Tremolo, was released on Discovery Records in 1997.
canalconcerts.com /concerts.asp?a=blue_rodeo   (76 words)

  
 Ink 19 :: Blue Rodeo
If there's a better tag team of singer-songwriters around these days than Blue Rodeo's Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor, I don't know about them.
Finally seeing a U.S. release a year after it debuted in their native Canada, the band's ninth studio album Palace of Gold is a tour de force of great songs, great playing and great singing.
In a perfect world, Blue Rodeo's Canadian take on California country rock would make them huge stars south of the border.
www.ink19.com /issues/september2003/musicReviews/musicB/blueRodeo.html   (376 words)

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