Tons of concert news for you this morning: You've already heard about the Morrissey show this weekend being postponed and about Taylor Swift coming back to Denver next summer, but we've also got word of Green Day's 1STBANK show in February being postponed, K'nann show at the Gothic being cancelled, ... More >>
Here's what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists from a number of different shows, including KTCL's Locals Only, Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show, The Colorado Sound, which originates at ... More >>
DanielKAfter four albums, extensive touring and a decade together, Zebra Junction, who just took home honors at this year's Westword Music Showcase awards, will be playing its last show tonight in Golden at Parfet Park. Although the members intend to continue to collaborate and record music with ... More >>
Pictureplane gets a shout-out on Pitchfork and Nathaniel Rateliff gets written up in Billboard, while DeVotchKa kills it on Conan and Flobots throw down on Carson Daly.
A roundup of six local imprints.
Be there or be square!
Armando Zuppa serves up a steaming bowl of alphabet newgrass.
Backbeat scribes weigh in on their favorite new releases from the past year.
From the week of October 27, 2005
The last gulp.
From blues to kiddie core, the year 2001 was an odyssey in local music. Backbeat writers remember the best.
Raise the roof! The Denver Barn Dance finds a home in the Mercury Cafe.
Italy's New Country Kitchen serves up a tasty helping of authentic American-style bluegrass.