"If you have ever watched a great film and knew the whole time you were watching, that you were going to watch it over and over again, because you would have to in order to catch every color, nuance and message of the story, then you will know that same feeling when you listen to Coyote Poets of The Universe. Outstanding!" Lightnin Jones, artist.
Pandora's Box Review
***1/2 (Three and 1/2 stars)
'These nine musicians, offering all original tunes on their fifth album, might be graduates of Ken Kesey's Acid Tests of the mid-'60s who have been transported
across time to the present.
Along the way, they picked up influences ranging from globalists Paul Horn and Oregon to adventurous rock bands It's A Beautiful Day and Joy of Cooking to Ken Nordine's Word-Jazz.
Keeping listeners off guard, the Denver-based Coyote Poets loosely fit the contemporary jam-band mold even as "Blood and Bones" and "Quittin' Time"
rumble with a blues heft unattainable to many conventional blues bands.'
Frank-John Hadley, Downbeat Magazine
Nominated for the Zone Music Reporter's Best Chill/Groove Album for their 5th release “Pandora's Box.”
Coyote Poets of The Universe is a Denver Colorado, based band that has been creating an exciting and emotional musical art form and a unique concert experience featuring outstanding musicianship and award winning lyrics for over a decade. The sound is fresh and fiery, not quite retro, so current, yet still reminiscent of early Zappa in spirit. The sound is exciting and appealing to all types of music lovers. An eclectic tapestry of stringed, wind, percussion and vocal offerings, The Coyote Poets of The Universe captivate and guide you on a full force musical journey that is at once heartbreakingly emotional as well as physically rousing joyous!
Coyote Poets of The Universe enjoy, worldwide airplay on hundreds of broadcast, Internet, Satellite/Cable, NewAge, NPR, Jazz and CMJ stations, and critical acclaim in publications as diverse as Downbeat, JazzTimes, The Denver Post, Cadence, Progression Magazine, and Tandem / Corriere Canadese as well as MuzikReviews.com, AllAboutJazz.com, O'S Place.com, Zone Music Reporter and many more. Lovers of the Coyote Poets Of The Universe often hear in them strains of, The Band, Frank Zappa, The Doors as well as mid century blues greats like Big Momma Thornton and Muddy Waters.
Coyote Poets of The Universe is available online for download or physical purchase. We would love to see you in your city!