I'm sitting here at my desk with my earphones on listening to your music. I don't really want to leave, but it's 10:10 here on this sunny Georgia morning and I promised myself I would get some work done before noon. Listening to your music isn't work: it's an altered state (and a very good one).
Malcolm Campbell, author, 'The Sun Singer'
'... rumble with a blues heft unattainable to many conventional blues bands.'
Frank-John Hadley, Downbeat Magazine
'…well done and a good listen.'
Lloyd Maines, Producer, Musician
“Music and poetry in the tradition of the beat poets.”
KMSU World Beat Playlist
'...firmly committed to its own gregarious eccentricity.'
Bret Saunders, The Denver Post
"… music crosses with poetry, and poetry becomes painting.”
Ida Fasel, Professor Emerita of English, University of Colorado at Denver
'For those on the hilltop to those sitting in the dark, time to travel without leaving home. Engage the Poets.'
Kate Klein, MD, KMUD Radio
'Pay attention folks: these people didn't miss a singe detail.'
Phil Todd, Progression Magazine
Nominated for the Zone Music Reporter 2012 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 twenty years. Their 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 and blues greats Tedeschi Trucks Band and Bonnie Raitt.
Coyote Poets of The Universe music is available online for download or physical purchase. We would love to see you in your city!