Subject:

Blink-182

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    The ten best concerts in Denver this weekend

    THE OH HELLOS @ BLUEBIRD THEATER | FRI & SAT, 6/28-6/29 Last fall, the Oh Hellos released their first full-length, Through the Deep, Dark Valley. And while that album's got some solid tunes like "The Valley" and "I Was Wrong," it's "Hello My Old Heart," a track from their self-titled debut that perk ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    New Denver shows: MGMT, Luke Bryan and Jack Johnson. Tickets on sale this weekend

    After a being out of the limelight for a spell, MGMT is back with a new record and ready to hit the road. The outfit, who is slated to release its new album in August, is set to headline the Fillmore Auditorium on Friday, September 6. Tickets ($35) go on sale on Saturday, June 22 at 10 a.m. Keep rea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Passion Pit's Jeff Apruzzese on being on SNL and getting hugged by the dude from Portlandia

    Passion Pit began in as a solo project of lead singer and keyboard player Michael Angelakos in 2007. The project quickly fleshed out into a full band that combined a keen sense for upbeat pop melodies with lyrics that didn't exactly try to sugarcoat the complex emotional life and experiences of adul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2012

    Blag Dahlia of Dwarves on kicking ass and not being old guys going through the motions

    Dwarves are one of the most notorious punk bands of all time. In a time when punk rock has become a kind of brand rather than an authentic lifestyle, Dwarves are always dependable to show what the real thing looks, feels and sounds like. With a reputation for dangerously raucous live shows often inv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Gregg Gillis of Girl Talk on how his sets have become more complicated over the years

    Girl Talk (due this Saturday, June 23 on the Westword Music Showcase Main Stage) started when Gregg Gillis was earning his degree in biomedical engineering. Eventually Girl Talk took up enough of Gillis's time to become a full time endeavor. Although influenced in part by early mash-ups, Gillis was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Damned Damned Damned turns 35

    It's unfortunate that so many people assume that U.K. punk was all about politics. When Bill Maher interviewed Green Day's Billy Joe Armstrong on his show Real Time with Bill Maher last year, he questioned the singer's punk credibility for working to help elect Barack Obama in 2008, referring to Th ... More >>

  • Music

    January 5, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 5, 2011

    Review: Hollywood Undead and Asking Alexandria at the Fillmore, 11/4/11

    Hollywood Undead. More photos.​HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD, ASKING ALEXANDRIA at the FILLMORE | 11/4/11What the Fillmore really means by "all-ages show" is this: At least one shirtless 17-year-old will approach you -- slowly, so as not to startle you -- and ask you "wazzup." If you are attending the Worl ... More >>

  • Music

    September 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    September 3, 2011

    An interview with Ideal Fathers in advance of their farewell show tonight at the Larimer

    ​Over the course of a line-up change or two, Ideal Fathers Ideal Fathers, playing its final show tonight at the Larimer Lounge, developed a sound and a stage presence that probably would have been lumped in with "dance punk." But there was always an agenda in the band to inspire people to wake ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    KushConII to take medical marijuana seriously, says MMJ user/cancer patient Cheryl Shuman

    Cheryl Shuman.​KushConII, December 17-19 at the Colorado Convention Center, has made news over its RTD bus ads, which have drawn protests from law-enforcement. But Cheryl Shuman, the event's international director of PR and media, would rather focus on the event itself, which she says takes me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2010

    Cops, blackouts, sidewalk sing-a-longs: Hey Monday at the Marquis, 11/12/10

    Britt ChesterNo lights, camera, action!​ HEY MONDAY With We Are The In Crowd • the Ready Set • Cartel • This Century 11.12.10 | Marquis Theater If there was any question as to whether this show was sold out, the line snaking past the Gin Mill just before 7 p.m. dispelled any doubts. Ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Over the Weekend: Warped Tour at Invesco Field at Mile High

    Breathe Carolina​ Warped Tour Invesco Field at Mile High August 9, 2009 Fifteen years down the line, the Warped Tour, which took over the asphalt surrounding Invesco Field on Sunday, has a well-established formula: lots of bands (around seventy in Denver), most of them falling into the pop-pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    Last night: Punk Rocks at Red Rocks

    Photos by Aaron Thackeray Check out the full slideshow.Punk Rocks: Offspring, Alkaline Trio, The Vandals, Street Dogs, Frontside FiveRed Rocks AmphitheaterThursday, May 28, 2009 Better than: Attending a purported punk festival at the Pepsi Center. It was an unlikely forum for a punk show. Red Rock ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2009

    Last Night: Fall Out Boy at the Fillmore

    Photo by Eric Gruneisen.Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz with one of Chicago's "finest." See more photos at westword.com/slideshow. Fall Out Boy, Metro Station and Cobra Starship Tuesday, April 14 Fillmore Auditorium When I took my daughter Lora to see Fall Out Boy in November 2007, I figured it was only ... More >>

  • News

    January 29, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    Busted Rhymes: The Top Ten Most Preposterous Rap Songs of 2008

    Over the next couple of weeks, Backbeat will feature some Top Ten lists from around the Village Voice Media chain. Click here for previous year-in-review coverage from Backbeat and VVM. Hip-hop A-listers including Rick Ross, Akon and Plies were caught grossly exaggerating their gangster credentials ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2007

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of 9/20/2007

  • News

    January 11, 2007

    The Pleasures of Your Company

    These dudes turned late night into prime time.

  • Music

    January 4, 2007

    Singles Going Steady

    The best end-to-end albums from a single-driven year.

  • Music

    June 15, 2006

    Westword Music Showcase 2006

    Be there or be square!

  • Film

    April 27, 2006

    Tumble and Flop

    Disney's gymnastics routine can't stick its landing.

  • Music

    February 16, 2006

    Constant Motion

    Justin Pierre's brain never stops, even when his mouth can't keep up with it.

  • Music

    September 1, 2005

    The Beatdown

    Sometimes it pays to be a D.O.R.K.

  • Film

    September 1, 2005

    Assault 'N' Prepper

    A reckless cop goes undercover in Underclassman.

  • News

    June 23, 2005
  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    The Beatdown

    South by So What? Not this year, thanks to Vaux and other Denver bands.

  • Music

    December 2, 2004

    Blood Ties

    With its haunting debut, the Arcade Fire keeps it in the family.

  • Music

    August 12, 2004

    Evolution Rock

    With the world on the brink, it's high time for Year Future.

  • News

    January 22, 2004

    Just the 'Fax, man

    Thirty miles of developments, drunks and dreams -- the ultimate road trip.

  • Music

    December 11, 2003

    The Beatdown

    After a six-year run, MP3.com is now eMPty3.com.

  • Music

    October 23, 2003

    Fall Guys

    When it comes to the power and passion of punk rock, there's no substitute for Stuntdoubles.

  • Music

    August 28, 2003

    R.A.V.E. Review

    The R.A.V.E. Act could mean trouble for even legitimate promoters.

  • Music

    January 2, 2003

    The Home Team

    Local artists put out a wealth of good music this year. Step right up and read all about it.

  • Music

    February 21, 2002

    Avant Guardian

    Composer Michael Serviolo rides the loopy bandwidth of his own Elan-gated invention.

  • Culture

    September 13, 2001

    It's a Home Run

    The impressive Andenken Gallery moves to glitzy new digs near Coors Field.

  • Music

    August 30, 2001

    Paying the Price

    Unlike their more commercial pop-punk counterparts, the Gamits are most interested in good old-fashioned rocking.

  • Music

    April 26, 2001

    Mind Over Matter

    With Enon, former Brainiac visionary John Schmersal makes music to challenge the cerebral cortex. But he doesn't mind if you dance to it.

  • Culture

    July 27, 2000

    Porn to Sell

    Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!

  • Music

    June 1, 2000

    Backwash

    Please, don't try to classify Tony Furtado.

  • Music

    June 1, 2000

    For the Record

    MDFMK's Sascha Konietzko on controversy, scapegoating and Columbine.

  • Music

    April 20, 2000

    Modern-Day Calvinism

    How a small band of insurgents led by K Records co-founder Calvin Johnson helped fashion a punk revolution.

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Jerks of a Feather

    The members of Knee Jerk Reaction flock together for pop punk.

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    The Bottom Dollar

    The members of the 8 Bucks Experiment enjoyed a moment as movie stars. Now they're back to the real-life business of punk rock.

  • Music

    December 2, 1999

    Instrumental Asylum

    Swingin' Sting? Bluegrass Bruce? Rhapsodic R.E.M.? CMH Records has given Eighties faves a musical makeover.

  • Music

    February 19, 1998

    Sublime's Legacy

    The Long Beach Dub All Stars carry on in the wake of Sublime vocalist Bradley Nowell's death.

  • Music

    February 19, 1998
Loading...