Chrissie Hynde

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2014

    The Twelve Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend

    Solid weekend of shows here in town, with legends like Death From Above 1979 playing in Boulder and Dinosaur Jr.'s J. Mascis playing a pair of nights at Larmier Lounge. The rest of our picks follow. See also: 50 Photos That Prove Red Rocks Is the Most Beautiful Venue on the Planet

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    September 9, 2014

    Usher, Chrissie Hynde, Little Big Town Announce Denver Shows

    Usher brings his UR Experience to the 1STBANK Center on Tuesday, December 2 with August Alsina and DJ Cassidy opening. Tickets ($39-$154) go on sale on Monday, September 15 at 10 a.m. Chrissie Hynde visits the Paramount Theatre as part of her 25-city North American tour in support of her solo albu ... More >>

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    May 29, 2014

    Top five celebrity restaurant fails

    Nothing is sadder than when celebrities dabble in the food-service industry and fail miserably at it -- except when the food fails are so completely predictable that even a dumb-as-a-rock celebrity should have known better. Over the weekend the lady-centric (and arguably un-feminist) steakhouse SHe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    Film Fiesta returns to Civic Center tonight

    Film Fiesta returns to Civic Park tonight, sharing the sights, sounds and flavors of Latino culture through film. On Wednesday, July 24 and July 31, respectively, Luminarias and NO (2012) will be accompanied by live performances and panel discussions with actors, writers and directors. The events ru ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Steve Marker of Garbage on his approach to production and the joys of living in Colorado

    Garbage was one of the most popular and arguably one of the best bands out of the second wave of early '90s alt rock. Benefitting from the production skills of drummer and renowned producer Butch Vig (Nevermind) and Steve Marker, Garbage was able to put out a body of work very early on that showcase ... More >>

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    February 20, 2012

    Damned Damned Damned turns 35

    It's unfortunate that so many people assume that U.K. punk was all about politics. When Bill Maher interviewed Green Day's Billy Joe Armstrong on his show Real Time with Bill Maher last year, he questioned the singer's punk credibility for working to help elect Barack Obama in 2008, referring to Th ... More >>

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    January 16, 2012

    Review: Nurses at the hi-dive, 1/15/12

    NURSES @ THE HI-DIVE | 1/15/12 This was one of those Sunday shows where a lot of people showed up and everybody seemed to be very into all of the artists on the bill, from the opening set from The Don'ts and Be Carefuls all the way to the end, through Nurses. The headliners took the stage with Aaro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    Tonight: Gata Negra at the Larimer

    ​Sounding like a lost band from the DGC Records roster heyday, Gata Negra seems unafraid to play to its influences -- the Denver-based three piece blends some mid-'90s-referenced riotous vocals and guitar with the true heartache of rhythm and blues.

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    October 14, 2010

    Chrissie Hynde and JP Jones on foreign films and making honest music

    ​ Chrissie Hynde is not one to romanticize the past, but she's done plenty that almost anyone else who has done even a tenth as much would be right to feel proud. In the mid '70s, Hynde moved from her home town of Akron, Ohio, to London, England, and landed in the midst of what was fast-becom ... More >>

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    September 7, 2010

    Vampire Weekend at Red Rocks Amphitheatre - 09.03.10

    Aaron Thackeray​ Vampire Weekend Dum Dum Girls • Beach House 09.03.10 | Red Rocks Amphitheatre view full slide show Dum Dum Girls opened the show with a notable display of confidence and music reminiscent of Elastica with more of a '60s girl group vibe. The combination of chiming textures ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2010

    Gorillaz, Sonic Youth, LCD Soundsytem shows announced

    ​It's been a hell of a week for show announcements. Aside from getting the word on shows by the Cult, Blitzen Trapper, Bad Religion, the Thermals and Drake, Gorillaz announced a show at the Wells Fargo Theatre on Sunday, October 24. Tickets to see the Damon Albarn-fronted group, which includ ... More >>

  • Music

    July 8, 2010
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    January 25, 2010

    Over the weekend: Snake Rattle Rattle Snake at the hi-dive

    Snake Rattle Rattle Snake With Treeverb, Cannons Friday, January 22, 2010 hi-dive Better than: Avatar. Seriously, that movie sucks. ​ Cannons opened up the show with a sound reminiscent of Fugazi, Archers of Loaf or any number of early post-punk bands. Bassist Eric Fuller, who also holds do ... More >>

  • News

    August 27, 2009
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    August 26, 2009

    Sam Taylor's gets to the meatless of the matter

    ​It's hard to imagine anything more meaty than BBQ. It is a cuisine based entirely on the flesh of the pig, the cow and, in some cases, the chicken. So it's no surprise that a BBQ joint owner might hang up on a sales rep trying to sell him vegan meat substitutes. That's certainly happened a l ... More >>

  • Music

    November 8, 2007
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    February 17, 2005

    Bettie Serveert

    Friday, February 18, Lion's Lair, 303-320-9200.

  • Music

    December 9, 2004

    Season's Bleatings

    Thanks to these CDs, it's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas.

  • Calendar

    December 4, 2003
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    June 12, 2003


    The last gulp.

  • Calendar

    February 13, 2003
  • Music

    November 28, 2002

    Hollywood Squares

    After taking a tour of both L.A. and South Park, Toddy Walters rediscovers her musical muse.

  • Film

    February 1, 2001

    Saccharin & MSG

    The gang's all cheer.

  • News

    January 25, 2001

    The Next Stage

    Jimy Murphy, the Kamikazi Kid, gets his act together.

  • Music

    October 5, 2000

    Critic's Choice

    Bettie Serveert

  • Music

    February 17, 2000

    The Rockfords

    The Rockfords

  • Music

    December 23, 1999

    And the Emmy Goes to...

    Many important musicians won't be on stage in Boulder with Emmylou Harris -- but they'll be with her.

  • Music

    September 2, 1999


    Return of the grievous angel--a tribute to Gram Parsons, The Road Kings, Paul Westerberg

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Saints Preserve Us

    The Pin Downs are in it just for the chicks.

  • Music

    November 26, 1998
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    September 18, 1997

    The Truth About the Fibbers

    Carla Bozulich talks about integrity, barbering and the Geraldine Fibbers.

  • Music

    March 28, 1996

    'Head Games

    Members of Radiohead hope their latest trip to Colorado won't be as creepy as the last.

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    December 20, 1995
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    September 6, 1995



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    July 19, 1995



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    September 28, 1994