The Faint was one of the main bands among the small wave of underground artists that emerged out of the unlikely environs of Omaha, Nebraska, a wave included noteworthy acts such as Cursive, Bright Eyes and Azure Ray, all on the Saddle Creek imprint. The Faint was one of the flagship bands on that l ... More >>
Fool School Productions
Reno Divorce (due tomorrow night at the Marquis Theater) began in the middle '90s when frontman and guitarist Brent Loveday founded the outfit while still living in Orlando, Florida. Some early, glowing press came the way of the band's 7-inch. But it wasn't until Loveday relocated to Denver and disc ... More >>
The Hive Dwellers (due Saturday, March 24, at Yellow Feather Coffee) is the latest musical project of Calvin Johnson. Since 1982, Johnson's K Records imprint has been one of the most influential underground labels not just for its ethos of an eternally youthful perspective and using creativity as th ... More >>
Monday, March 15, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Saturday, May 24, Rhinoceropolis, 303-641-9809.
The last gulp.
Thirty Imposters do battle with the Warlock Pinchers' past.
Sink or swim: Randall Shipp leads a one-man attack against CityLights Pavilion.
From blues to kiddie core, the year 2001 was an odyssey in local music. Backbeat writers remember the best.
Rainbow Sugar receives a sweet embrace from French audiences. Ooh la la!
Down the Up Staircase.
Harvesting a summer crop of local releases.
Cabaret Diosa puts its surf-mambo sound on celluloid.
A look at a springtime bouquet of local releases.
Say goodbye to another Denver band.
Hip-hop rock-fusionist band Rainbow Sugar believes it's a Wonderful life.
Wrapping up the Westword Music Awards Showcase.