Andy Thomas is a music journalist who hopes other music journalists write nice things about the music he performs. He has been published in The Rocky Mountain News, Rock Sound, AMP and Westword. In 2014, he finished and self-published his debut novel, Hell is in New Jersey. As a musician he has shared the stage with William Elliott Whitmore, Joe Pug, Less Than Jake, Deer Tick and hundreds of others. He lives in Denver with his wife, their two cats and a massive pile of unfinished projects.
23 hours ago | Concerts
Sonically, Russian Circles, Eagles of Death Metal and Mastodon share little with each other. But Monday night at the Fillmore Auditorium, the three bands found common ground with a crowd of earnest, hungry music fans that greeted all three acts wi...
6 days ago | Music News
While Silversun Pickups' drummer Christopher Guano looks back fondly on the days that his band was considered "local" in Los Angeles, the outfit's quick ascension to popularity suggests this period was relatively short lived.
24 days ago | Concerts
It is common practice for songwriters to retreat deep into isolation for focus and perspective when writing new music. For Dead Man Winter's David Simonett, due April 4 at the Bluebird Theater, his retreat to the tiny village of Finland, Minnesota...
3 months ago | Music News
Josselyn Cool warns that she will be in full “boy mode” when she arrives for an interview, and therefore in a bad mood.
3 months ago | Activism
The Denver garage-rock band Bad Licks has released a new song to commemorate — and protest — Donald Trump's inauguration.
5 months ago | Concerts
“Everyone always thinks I’m the one that did this, but I’m not,” Steve “Faceman” says about his latest mastermind, “Faceman’s 100 Year Storm,” a two-day festival taking place this weekend at the Oriental Theatre during which 100 bands will perform...