There are some great shows this week. That new Phantogram record is excellent, and Shakey Graves is the Real Deal by most any definition. But let's not kid ourselves. The main event this week is Sunday. Why Sunday? I can't figure it out. Easter, I think. Must be Easter. A few more of this week's h ... More >>
Have you checked your calendar lately? The annual 4/20 weekend is nearly upon us, and we can already smell the smoke in the air in the Mile High City. Okay, maybe that's just the smoke from our pot critic's desk. But that smoke signals an ever-growing list of cannabis-centric events in Denver nex ... More >>
Lorde and Robin Thicke are playing the Fillmore this weekend. Oh! Not together. No, it's a Saturday/Sunday situation. But do you know who would make one exceedingly odd twerking couple? Those two. Elsewhere, the great Tower of Power hits our neighbor to the south, D.R.I. will be yelling at Englewo ... More >>
For years, Barry Fey says, music fans have been needling him to write a book. "You know, people have been saying 'When's the book? When's the book?' for fifteen years," Fey notes. "It was daily, wherever I would go out... 'When's the book? Come on, you've got to write a book!'" Well, he final ... More >>
Intriguing comments beget more intriguing comments. That truism is proven again by the post below, originally affixed to a Comment of the Day item spurred by the federal raid on the Cherry Top Farms dispensary. Here, a reader talks about the leap of faith made by medical marijuana entrepreneu ... More >>
The marketing department for Golden-based Good Times swears that their partnership with stoner comedy duo Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong for local radio ads had nothing to do with the boom in medical marijuana in Colorado. Apparently nobody told that to Cheech and Chong, though.
Richard "Cheech" Marin and Tommy Chong are friends again -- and they've been taking their brand of stoner comedy on the road since 2008, when they started on the Light Up America tour. Now they're taking that show to a new level with the Get It Legal tour, which kicks off in Boulder on Satur ... More >>
Why Cantinflas never made it big in Hollywood.
Tommy and Shelby Chong stop at Denver Improv.
Readers weigh in on the Mexicanís logo.
Make way for the Mexicans, as they continue America's manifest destiny.
Pixar's latest is no lemon, but it does have that used-Cars smell.
A reckless cop goes undercover in Underclassman.
Cheech doles out advice on his second-favorite subject.
Comedy returns to Aspen.
This holiday movie will make you very, very Krank-y.
Home from Hollywood, José Mercado is putting on a show and showing Denver what North kids can do.
Jimmy West revs up the Rok Tots -- again.
Miramax sabotages Pinocchio with a lousy dub.
Feb. 19-25, 1998