Chris Irvin

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    The best EDM in Denver this weekend

    JOSH WINK @ NORAD | SAT, 7/6/13 Before the days of CDJs and beat-matching software, mix masters spun sets on vinyl turntables for packed warehouse parties filled with dancers. Those were the days when Josh Wink first rose to prominence. The legend's Philadelphia roots have been well documented elsew ... More >>

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    April 12, 2013

    The best EDM in Denver this weekend

    GREEN VELVET @ BETA | SAT, 4/13/13 Curtis Alan Jones created the Green Velvet persona to head up his deejaying gigs, and in the early 1990s, his productions (including "The Stalker" and "Preacher Man") gained the attention of dance fiends all over the world. The Chicago house legend has been refinin ... More >>

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    March 8, 2013

    The best EDM in Denver this weekend

    FUR COAT @ NORAD | SAT, 3/9/13 Fur Coat hit the international scene hard last year after Damian Lazarus signed the act to his illustrious Crosstown Rebels label. Riding that wave of exposure, tracks like "Fall's Out," "You and I" and "Space Ballad" garnered hundreds of thousands of spins on dance fl ... More >>

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    February 22, 2013

    The best EDM in Denver this weekend

    TINI @ NORAD | SAT, 2/23/13 tINI holds down residencies in Ibiza, London and other high-profile cities all over the world as well as in her native Germany; despite her name, she's clearly a force to be reckoned with. Then again, her moniker is just as likely a nod to her minimalist techno vibe as it ... More >>

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    November 30, 2012

    The weekend's best dance bets: Traversable Wormhole, Gabriel & Dresden and more

    Welcome to the weekend! Feel like dancing? You've come to the right place. Regardless of your taste, we've got your covered, whether you have the gumption to lost in a Traversable Wormhole or simply lose your inhibitions on the dancefloor at Beta with the likes of Gabriel & Dresden providing the sou ... More >>

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    September 21, 2012

    Weekend's best dance music: Skylab, the Crystal Method, Stenchman, Matt Tolfrey and more

    Greetings, weekend warriors! Ready to get your groove on? Good. The Dance Card is stacked again this weekend with Skylab 2012: Mission Blackout at the Denver Coliseum with Gareth Emery, Porter Robinson and more, the Crystal Method hits Beta, Sammy Bananas drops by TheHundred party at Beauty Bar, the ... More >>

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    April 6, 2012

    Weekend's best dance music bets: Sub.mission anniversary, Connie, Ana Sia and more

    Another full dance card this weekend: Sub.mission celebrates its fifth anniversary with a big blowout at City Hall on Saturday, Connie (in her first-ever Denver set) and Ana Sia are both bringing the girl power in different genres this weekend, and they're balanced out by duo Thugfucker in that act' ... More >>

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    December 19, 2011

    New Year's Eve 2011 Denver: ten best cheap events

    ​The last thing you want to do is start out 2012 in debt, right? We feel your pain -- and believe it or not, you can have a fun (and affordable!) night out on New Year's Eve. Keep reading for the top ten events that prove our point...

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    April 29, 2011

    Weekend Dance Card: Unified Field, Whomp Truck and more

    Lexi Fey.​Looking for somewhere to shake your ass this weekend? We've got you covered with events in both the mainstream and underground dance worlds. Tonight, several old-schoolers -- including LL Bishop, Smyl:E, Om, Lexi Fey and Chris Irvin -- man the DJ decks at Chances Grill. Late night f ... More >>

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    March 4, 2011

    Weekend Dance Card: Afterhours Anonymous Spring Social, Birthday Beatdown, the Blend, Fish Bowl, Pisces Birthday Bash

    ​ This Friday, Afterhours Anonymous brings you its Spring Social featuring DJ Foxx, Ben A, Joey B, Bones and Quinn at miniBAR in Cherry Creek. The oh-so-cleverly-named crew threw one of Denver's best and most exclusive New Year's Eve parties this year by reuniting the entire Casa del Soul Col ... More >>

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    December 9, 2010

    This weekend's Dance Card: Warm, House for the Holidays, Sex Panther and Singularity

    ​ Warm is the new Thursday night house music weekly at Gallery 22 (formerly the Loft at 821 22nd Street). This week, special guest Kurt Yates joins Warm residents Joey M, Louis Marr and Brandon Bass on DJ duty. Yates was a former resident at Soma during the Boulder nightclub's heyday in the e ... More >>

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    April 27, 2010

    Presenting the 2010 Westword Music Showcase Ballot

    ​ This past February, when we started putting together the 2010 Westword Music Showcase, we posted an item asking you how we could improve our annual music festival, this year set for Saturday, June 19, in the Golden Triangle (if you haven't already purchased your tickets, you can still buy d ... More >>

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    August 14, 2008
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    July 29, 2004

    Talking Shop

    What Silvana likes, Silvana gets

  • News

    March 1, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of March 1, 2001

  • News

    February 22, 2001

    The Home of the Rave

    Promoters hurry to get their acts together -- before parents, police and the courts decide the party's over.

  • Music

    June 11, 1998

    Keeping the Pressure On

    DJ Aztec has climbed to the top of Denver dance by doing things his way.