It's a good weekend here in Denver, with hip-hop deity KRS-One playing Cervantes' and the criminally under-appreciated Ralph Gean playing Mutiny Information Cafe tonight. Elsewhere, the Gypsy Jane Cannabis Carnival brings E-40 and others to the Merchandise Mart. The rest of our picks are below.
The Starz Denver Film Festival might be your best chance to see the Oscar contenders, the big-name indie films and movies with Sundance logos all over them, but if you're looking for something a bit more odd, you're best bet is going to be the Denver Underground Film Festival, which kicks off ... More >>
When filmmaker Larry Wessel started working on ICONOCLAST, he didn't know it was going to turn into a six-year filming project. But then again, his subject, Boyd Rice, has been a wild and curious abstraction of a performer, whose work in music with the NON was a forerunner in noise and indust ... More >>
Tom MurphySwans SWANS With Wooden Wand 02.22.11 | Summit Music Hall Last night, James Jackson Toth, aka Wooden Wand, was joined by two other guitar players -- Brian Lowery and William Tyler. And although there were three guitars and the guys were playing through Orange amps, they did not pr ... More >>
Cut Chemist (real name Lucas MacFadden) has been constantly redefining the art of turntablim for the past seventeen years as a member of Jurassic 5 and Ozomatli, in addition to being an innovative solo artist. Blending everything from funk and soul to hip-hop and bossa nova, Cut Chemist's sty ... More >>
Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only*, KQMT's Mountain Homegrown Show, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re ... More >>
Here's the most recent playlists from the area's local-centric speciality radio shows. We're still tracking Radio 1190's long running Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is rebroadcast all over Colorado, and the Colorado Wave. We're still in the proc ... More >>
A LoDo stronghold gives out.
Pod takes on new life on Santa Fe.
After six years in Portland, the Minders revisit the city that put their pop on the map.
The art of the deal
Local artists put out a wealth of good music this year. Step right up and read all about it.
Children of the Black Sun (Mute)
16 HP rides high with Hoarse, a new collections of live cuts from local performances.
Local filmaker makes good with a Twist.
The biggest musical winners from 1996.
Who is Ralph Gean, and why is he the latest hero of Denver's musical underground?
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