Celine Dion

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    May 9, 2013

    Comedian Maria Bamford on anxiety, depression and avoiding hecklers

    Maria Bamford has long been a comedian of choice for those who enjoy offbeat humor grounded in absurdist, sharply observed character sketches. Over the last decade and a half, Bamford has raised her public profile with appearances on the Comedians of Comedy Tour, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job ... More >>

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    May 8, 2013

    Kathy Griffin talks Cher, Celine Dion and how straight women get laid

    For the better part of three decades, Kathy Griffin has been performing standup -- but the two-time Emmy winner may be best known for her television domination. With more than a dozen comedy specials under her belt and multiple TV series with Griffin as the star, the comedian has found success in be ... More >>

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    May 24, 2012

    And the season 11 winner of American Idol is...

    Five months of auditions, live performances and rounds and rounds of voting led to last night's big moment. Who would be crowned the American Idol champion after so much anticipation? Who deserved to win? Phillip Phillips. Beating Jessica Sanchez, the season's runner-up, in a record-breaking 132 m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2012

    Darren Bousman on blackmail, Zydrate and his new film, The Devil's Carnival

    Darren Bousman gets all the fun gigs. He directed Saw II, III and IV, the cult classic Repo! The Genetic Opera and his newest soon-to-be-cult-classic, The Dark Carnival. Has all this success turned him into an unapproachable ass-melon? Not even a little bit. We recently had a chance to talk with him ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2012

    Ten best movie scenes where the undercover cop gets made

    This is not the best time of year for new movies. So we have Wrath of the Titans, Mirror Mirror and American Reunion. Judging by the box office receipts, you went and saw Hunger Games like everyone else, and were probably were angry that Jennifer Lawrence is too fat and the little black girl from th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2012

    Taylor Swift earned more than Adele and Katy Perry combined last year

    You don't want to screw with Taylor Swift. Virtually every confirmed -- or rumored -- romance she has ends up in lyrics to one of her songs. John Mayer? Check. Joe Jonas? Hell, yeah. Yet as much as it may hurt the doe-eyed Swift and her good intentions, having her heart broken -- much like Adele -- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    American Idol: Hollywood auditions, round 1

    Last night's first Hollywood round of auditions on American Idol played like a rapid fire of hopes and dreams realized and shattered and realized and shattered, like an endless loop of Aerosmith songs -- at times, entertaining; at others, it dragged on. Even so, the three judges, Randy Jackson, Jen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Canada Day: Top 5 reasons to blame Canada -- and thank Canada

    ​Until 1 p.m. today, the Canadian consulate is hosting Canada Day festivities on the 16th Street Mall between Cleveland and Court streets. Which got us to thinking: What is most worth celebrating about Canada? And what deserves a special musical attack from the South Park boys? These probing q ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Round two with Root Down's Justin Cucci: Linger, muthafuckas!!!!

    Lori Midson​ Justin Cucci Root Down 1600 West 33rd Avenue 303-993-4200 This is part two of my interview with Justin Cucci, owner and executive chef of Root Down and Linger. Part one of my interview with Cucci ran in this space yesterday. Favorite restaurant in Amer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    1/11/11: Get healed by the oneness of Braco

    ​There are lots of ones in today's date, and we as a culture do not miss chances to invent significance for these sorts of things. Croatian gaze-healer Braco, pictured here gazing, gets his power from oneness and can therefore heal cancer today. Or something. Video below.

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Mac Lethal on Justin Bieber, outlandish egos and his Black Clover gang

    ​ Mac Lethal has been reppin' the Midwest for the past twelve years, ever since he started entering battle raps in high school. Quickly acquiring a reputation as a fearless competitor, he earned a spot at the 2001 Scribble Jam and took second place, which catapulted his career in a new direct ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2010

    We Are the World 25/2010 performers pull off impressive performance

    All right, so we were admittedly skeptical of how this whole "We Are the World" remake was going to turn out with the seemingly random cast of characters organizers assembled. When we first glimpsed the initial list of those present the night of the recording, there were some head scratchers in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2010

    Valentine's Day: Love you like a Rock

    Chef Rock can help you have a rockin' Valentine's Day.​With Valentine's Day fast approaching, you need to decide how you're going to let your significant other know how much you love and appreciate his or her constant nagging, er, companionship. Chef Rahman "Rock" Harper, a past winner of He ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2010

    We Are the World 2010: List of performers seems a little underwhelming -- the idea is to get people to buy the song, right?

    Our friends over at CNN just posted a partial list of performers appearing on the "We Are the World" remake. From the looks of it, we put more thought into this whole thing than the organizers did. Okay, sure, there were a handful of bona fied stars that took part -- and we're assuming they've be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    Chef and Tell part two: Bob Blair of Fuel Cafe

    Lori MidsonBob Blair executive chef/owner of Fuel Cafe​This is part two of my interview with Bob Blair, executive chef/owner of Fuel Cafe. To read part one of this interview, click here. Culinary inspirations: I was the second-oldest of eight kids, so we hardly ever got to go out to dinner. ... More >>

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    February 19, 2009
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    February 12, 2009
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    February 3, 2009

    "Ramsey Mountain News" farms out JonBenét coverage

    The 2006 Message column "She's Back" begins like so: "There was never any danger of the Rocky Mountain News underplaying the August 16 arrest of alleged child-porn fan John Mark Karr in the 1996 slaying of JonBenét Ramsey. After all, the paper's previous coverage of this tragic episode had exhibite ... More >>

  • Music

    December 4, 2008
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    November 21, 2008

    Rearview: The Week in Review (11/17/08-11/21/08)

    Leave the Gun. Take the cannoli. All eyes -- or ears, rather -- in the music world, including ours, were on Chinese Democracy this week. Most of us honestly never thought we'd live to see the release of the mythical Guns N' Roses record, and now that we had a chance to listen to it all the way thro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    This Just In 11/20-12/3

    John Legend visits the Paramount Theatre January 8. There's a bit more action this week with concert announcements, including John Legend's January 8 show at the Paramount, Galactic's Valentine's Day show at Fillmore and a bunch of good shows at the Bluebird. Celine Dion's show originally schedule ... More >>

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    November 17, 2008

    Celine Dion's Pepsi Center show rescheduled

    Celine Dion's November 19 show at the Pepsi Center has been rescheduled for February 24, 2009. Dion's physician has instructed her to refrain from singing in order for her to completely recover from a recurrent naso-pharyngeal infection that was further complicated by inflamed vocal chords, accordin ... More >>

  • Music

    January 31, 2008

    Sound Bites


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    December 26, 2007
  • News

    December 13, 2007

    Big Deal for Big Head Todd

    The Hillarys suddenly alive with the sound of good music.

  • Music

    December 13, 2007

    Sanity Claus

    Separating holiday-music gifts from seasonal disorders.

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2007

    3Oh3! Gets Warped Again, Big Head Scores the Presidency and Erica Brown Band Goes National

    Next summer, you can expect the above scene to be replicated across the country if kids outside our area code take to the tomfoolery of Nathaniel Motte and Sean Foreman like the ones here have. The pair, known in these parts as 3Oh!3 (and due tomorrow night at the Gothic Theatre with the Photo Atlas ... More >>

  • Music

    October 19, 2006


    Tuesday, October 24, Paramount Theatre, 303-830-8497.

  • News

    August 24, 2006

    She's Back

    JonBenét brings out the media's worst -- again.

  • Music

    October 20, 2005

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases

  • Music

    September 15, 2005

    Green Day

    Monday, September 19, Pepsi Center, 303-830-8497.

  • News

    May 27, 2004

    The Stations Remain the Same

    The hits just keep coming on radio.

  • Music

    December 18, 2003


    Rounding up holiday discs that offer season's greetings -- and beatings.

  • Music

    November 6, 2003

    Scout Niblett

    I Am (Secretly Canadian)

  • Music

    October 30, 2003

    XO, Elliott

    Elliott Smith 1969-2003

  • Culture

    April 10, 2003

    Made With Love

    Rosanne Cash is the friend who will say, or sing, what you can't.

  • Music

    December 19, 2002

    Faith Hill

    Cry (Warner Bros.)

  • Music

    May 9, 2002

    Celine Dion

    A New Day Has Come (Epic)

  • Music

    January 3, 2002

    Pledges of Allegiance

    What does old-fashioned patriotic music mean in a newfangled war?

  • Music

    December 14, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings -- and beatings.

  • Music

    December 7, 2000
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    July 20, 2000

    The Same Old Shlock

    Proof that today's popular music is just as good -- and bad -- as it's always been.

  • News

    August 19, 1999

    Out of Bounds

    Trying to land a contract at the Pepsi Center can be a dirty game.

  • Music

    May 27, 1999

    The Oblivion Express

    Comeback attempts by acts that should just go away.

  • Music

    March 25, 1999

    Suddenly Susan

    Susan Tedeschi is painting the radio dial blue.

  • News

    January 7, 1999
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    December 10, 1998

    Christmas Packages

    The best holiday discs, as well as others that will make you pity the yule.

  • Music

    December 18, 1997

    After Further Review

    Putting the season's major releases to the test.

  • Music

    July 31, 1997

    Parental Guidance Suggested

    If you're easily offended, don't read this article--because it's about a band called Fuck.

  • Music

    February 20, 1997
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