John Denver http://kunc.org en Dave Matthews Takes John Denver's Music 'To Tomorrow' http://kunc.org/post/dave-matthews-takes-john-denvers-music-tomorrow By the time <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15461169/john-denver" target="_blank">John Denver</a> died in a plane crash in 1997, he had written and sung a remarkable assortment of cherished music: "Rocky Mountain High," "Take Me Home, Country Roads," "Sunshine on My Shoulders," "Leaving on a Jet Plane" and many more. He was often mocked by edgier musicians for being a kind of musically soft, spongy Wonderbread of a singer-songwriter. Sat, 13 Apr 2013 06:03:00 +0000 42838 at http://kunc.org Dave Matthews Takes John Denver's Music 'To Tomorrow' Battle Lines Drawn over John Denver Peak Proposal http://kunc.org/post/battle-lines-drawn-over-john-denver-peak-proposal <p>Depending on who you talk to, folk singer and environmentalist John Denver was either revered or reviled in Colorado.&nbsp; And a petition circulating to name a mountain peak near Aspen after him is reopening the debate about his legacy in the Rocky Mountain state.&nbsp; Fri, 12 Aug 2011 05:08:36 +0000 Kirk Siegler 12765 at http://kunc.org Battle Lines Drawn over John Denver Peak Proposal