Friday, December 11, City Hall, 303-832-8628.
Got a tip on this hilarious video for the band Question Block (nice Nintendo reference, by the way) and their song "All You Haters (Suck My Balls)" and we can't think of a better way to start off a Monday. The song itself is a funny self-parodying blast of hipster-hate, which we can totally get b ... More >>
Friday, October 30, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
The past two years have served as a period of transition for ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of the Dead. After splitting with Interscope Records in 2008, the Austin-based sextet started their own label and drew on its own funds to record and release its latest effort, Century of Self, which ... More >>
Davie's Chuck Wagon Diner, by Brian Butko.I know from diners; they are my natural habitat. And Colorado has some classics. Johnson's Corner was one of the first places I visited when I first went west of the Mississippi, and it remains a favorite even post-renovation. My recent meals at Silve ... More >>
Elizabeth & the Catapult is a Brooklyn-based trio playing the kind of jazz-inflected pop music that is simultaneously soothing and thought provoking. The act's debut album, Tall Children, bears favorable comparison to the more adventurous pop songwriters of recent years like Suzanne Vega and ... More >>
Photo by Denny DoesKevin Devine. Singer-songwriter Kevin Devine, the subject of a profile in this week's Westword advancing his Sunday, May 24 gig at the Marquis Theatre with Miniature Tigers, The Rouge and Brian Bonz, is the rarest of interview subjects: a guy who listeners carefully to every ques ... More >>
The MC5. Slush, little baby, don't you cry. Today in Backbeat Online: • Record Store Day preview: The MC5 will be kicking out the jams tomorrow. • Beyond Playlist: Dish -- Ma Raison de Vivre Ton Amour. • Brandi Carlile drops in on Gregory Alan Isakov at the Meadowlark. • Tim Pourbaix is Br ... More >>
Monday, July 28, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain.
Brooklyn's Don Diva
Monday, March 17, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Letters from the week of 1/10/2008
Meet a band who wrote its latest record via instant messenger.
Thursday, July 5, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Classics (XL Recordings)
Saturday, May 6, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007; Sunday, May 7, Trilogy Wine Bar, Boulder, 303-473-9463.
Friday, April 14, Bluebird Theater, 1-866-468-7621.
Drum¹s Not Dead (Mute)
Thursday, March 30, 15th Street Tavern, 303-572-0822.
Friday, November 18, Walnut Room, 303-292-1700.
Wednesday, September 28, Bender's Tavern, 303-861-7070.
Sunday, May 8, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Monday, February 14, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.
Thursday, September 23, Fox Theatre, 303-443-3399; Friday, September 24, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 303-297-1772.
Don Goede is in a New York state of mind.
The Last Good Season hits a homer
I'll Take It (Arena Rock Recording Company)
Sometimes a girl -- even an almost-naked girl -- just needs a mom.
The cliched Brooklyn uses trickery to market emotion.
Arthur Miller fixes his Focus on prejudice in 1940s Brooklyn.
Pink Slip Parties
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Sam's No. 3