If anything, the Pink Moon and lunar eclipse last night were a great break in the status-update monotony that usually plagues social networks -- for a few hours, Scandal, Game of Thrones and the cockroach of all television shows, Breaking Bad, were not dominating newsfeed conversation. Instead, I wa ... More >>
The Gem in I
Every parent knows it's a pain in the ass to take little kids in and out of the car when popping into a store, especially in cold weather. But know what's an even bigger pain in the ass? Having your idling ride stolen with your kids inside, because you were too lazy to schlep them with you. Which i ... More >>
I don't recall my exact age when I started checking my horoscope, but I'm sure it correlates with my reading of the newspaper, a routine that started when I was about eight. (I had been drinking coffee every morning long before that, because apparently, I was a tiny, grumpy preschool-sized writer wo ... More >>
For last night's interactive Future of Human Touch experiment at Redline Gallery, the crowd that gathered was asked to leave all egos, comfort zones and fears behind. Milling around the courtyard of the gallery under the slow glow of hanging LED lights just after 7:30 p.m., it was hard to tell who ... More >>
Jason Webley.Jason Webley (due at the Mercury Cafe, Saturday, June 25) started out playing punk rock as a teenager in Seattle, but it wasn't until well into his twenties that he shed that musical skin. It would be difficult to pin Webley with a genre, but it could be said that he mixed perfor ... More >>
Sorry, Aquarius. You're too late to get me. When I was about seventeen years old, a friend of my dad's who was into New Agey kind of stuff took the liberty of compiling an astrological chart for me. It was several pages long and went into great detail about what the day, hour and month of my ... More >>
Lori MidsonLast weekend, during a birthday celebration of a bunch of kindred Sagittarians -- those of us, allege the astrology experts, who are optimistic and freedom-loving, jovial and good-humored, honest and straightforward and intellectual and philosophical -- the kitchen wizard who comma ... More >>
â€‹Those who carry the Gemini sign celebrate their birthdays between May 21 and June 21, and apparently there's a lot of them who rap in Denver: Mane Rok, InkLine, and Ichiban are coming together with a bunch of other Gemini rappers to form the Twin Geminorum Complex. The project, tentatively titled ... More >>
This collaboration was in the stars.
Hannah Montana Multi-Grain Secret Identity Cereal Kellogg's Rating: Two-and-a-half spoons out of four Cereal description: Corn-and-oat discs that resemble semi-flattened Crunchberries -- a resemblance underscored by the light red and dark purple color scheme. Does that mean the real secret ident ... More >>
Isis's Psychic Fair has it all.
Wednesday, November 7, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Brief reviews of current releases
The font of human intelligence overflows on Al Gore's wet dream, and this is the stuff people are using Google to search today: Cirque Lodge Lindsay Lohan is headed to this posh Utah detox center to clean herself out for the next paycheck-induced binge. Last month, Slate.com answered the question t ... More >>
There have been plenty of ugly developments in the newspaper industry of late: buyouts, layoffs, Rupert Murdoch's likely purchase of the Wall Street Journal, and so on. But few have been as flat-out tragic as word that the Weekly World News, a tabloid that made news by making up the news, will soon ... More >>
Sunday, July 1, 3 Kings Tavern, 303-777-7352.
After conquering the Great White North, this Canadian MC has his sites set on America.
Less Sophistication (Rainbow Quartz)
Human tumbleweed Ramblin' Jack Elliott keeps on rollin'.
Colorado's Senate wannabes vote from the heart and gut.
Denver's DA candidates take a seat in the docket.
Scheming lovers, jealous bosses, finicky friends. We're watchin' your back.
How a drunk-driving fatality got lost in the system.
Casting spells in a modern world.
Peace of Mind, Body & Soul
Harvey Sid Fisher has been singin’ about Taurus — and the other eleven signs of the Zodiac — for almost fifteen years.
The Glands prepare to deliver more brainy indie pop -- if they can ever get off the road.
Lovers Stories to Share, storytelling with Skywalker
To hip-hop's OutKast and Black Eyed Peas, the glass is half full.