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2002 Stories by Michael Roberts

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  • The Black-and-White Newsroom

    published December 19, 2002

    The decision of columnist Tina Griego to leave the Denver Post in favor of the Rocky Mountain News -- a move discussed in... More >>

  • Various Artists/Dot Allison

    published December 19, 2002

    During musical periods when no single genre dominates, artists often look to earlier styles for inspirations -- and judging by Electro... More >>

  • Calling All Columnists

    published December 12, 2002

    Shortly after his June arrival in Colorado, Denver Post editor Greg Moore declared that his paper was overstocked with columnists --... More >>

  • Xmas Marks the Spot

    published December 12, 2002

    ost Americans have a love-hate relationship with yuletide music. They can't imagine the season without it, but they sometimes wish they... More >>

  • Piracy, Hip-Hop Style

    published December 5, 2002

    In hip-hop, size usually matters. Consider "Work It," a new single in which Missy Elliott declares, "If you got a big [elephant], let me... More >>

  • Career Remix

    published December 5, 2002

    Music journalists are largely responsible for turning Paul Oakenfold into the planet's foremost DJ -- a title he wears as if by right. But after... More >>

  • Kim Jones

    published December 5, 2002

    Singer-songwriter Kim Jones, a native New Yorker, has put down roots in Denver, but if Road Dreams is any indication, she's got traveling... More >>

  • Critic's Choice

    published December 5, 2002

    Both Shania Twain and Peter Gabriel, who headlines the Pepsi Center on Thursday, December 5, have new albums called Up -- but only... More >>

  • Hiding in Plain Sight

    published November 28, 2002

    Thanks to the GOP's impressive voting-booth performance earlier this month, most election-night television newscasts in Colorado and beyond looked... More >>

  • Old at Heart

    published November 21, 2002

    Advertisers love teens and young adults for a very simple reason: They generally spend more money than members of other demographic groups. That's... More >>

  • Roger Kleier

    published November 21, 2002

    When Boulder's Tom Steenland formed the Starkland imprint in 1992, there was real doubt as to whether he'd still be in business even a year later,... More >>

  • Trading Places

    published November 14, 2002

    By any standards, the edition of ESPN Classic's Road Show that was assembled to hype the 2001 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in... More >>

  • The Warlocks / The Greenhornes

    published November 14, 2002

    These two groups, who share the bill on Friday, November 15, at the 15th Street Tavern, aren't taking popular music to places it's never been. Far... More >>

  • Internet Interruption

    published November 7, 2002

    North Carolina Republican Senator Jesse Helms is best known as a supporter of hot-button issues like tobacco subsidies and the Confederate... More >>

  • Space Team Electra

    published November 7, 2002

    Many bands that spend years teetering on the brink of fame get more conservative with age. So it's refreshing to discover that the latest... More >>

  • Urban Aboriginee

    published November 7, 2002

    Over the past several years, MC Dino and the other members of this eclectic collective have become known for dance-floor innovation and live... More >>

  • Let's Get Together

    published October 31, 2002

    Once upon a time, in a city right outside your door, reporters at assorted media organizations actively competed for stories, with the aim of... More >>

  • Attitude Check

    published October 31, 2002

    Hip-hop purists disagree about who deserves credit for birthing gangsta rap. Some observers cast their votes for artists like Schoolly D, Slick... More >>

  • Ad Attack

    published October 24, 2002

    On the afternoon of October 15, viewers in Colorado's 5th District with their televisions tuned to Channel 4 saw someone plenty of them had... More >>

  • Cyber Slams

    published October 17, 2002

    Many old-timers believe that radio's golden age took place during the '30s and '40s, when high-quality dramas, serials and variety shows filled... More >>

  • Yellow Second

    published October 17, 2002

    Still Small is an awfully modest title for this disc, which serves as a de facto introduction to one of the most promising acts on the... More >>

  • Yonder Mountain String Band

    published October 17, 2002

    Music lovers with an allergy to jam bands can be excused for assuming that they'll have an adverse reaction to this CD, a live recording cut in... More >>

  • Trouble by the Bay

    published October 10, 2002

    When measured by circulation, Denver's MediaNews Group is the seventh-largest newspaper company in these United States, with a roster of more than... More >>

  • Music by the Book

    published October 10, 2002

    The average first-time novelist would be thrilled if even one famous person said something nice about his or her writing -- so imagine how excited... More >>

  • Musiq Maker

    published October 10, 2002

    In an interview with Rolling Stone published in June, Taalib Johnson -- known to the world as Musiq Soulchild until earlier this year, when... More >>

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