Exactly 75 years ago today, the first Superman comic was published -- and to mark the occasion, the City of Cleveland, where Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster created the Man of Steel, is officially designating April 18 as "Superman Day." We don't know of similar festivities planned in Boulder, but perh ... More >>
KARL DENSON'S TINY UNIVERSE @ THE OGDEN THEATRE |10/31/12 Things witnessed last night at the Ogden Theatre, in no particular order: Rosie the Riveter breakdancing with a samurai; a priest making out with Little Orphan Annie; Milli Vanilli's Rob and Fab sharing a smoke outside; and a drunk monk. On ... More >>
"He looks like Clark Kent, only cuter," whispered a diner at last night's pop-up dinner at Studio F, which paraded the culinary chutzpah of Jenna Johansen, along with her 27-year-old protegee, Iain Chisholm. A Johnson & Wales graduate who's worked in the same kitchens as Johansen for more than a dec ... More >>
Miller.Von Miller got screwed. Well, about as much as a guy who just signed a $21 million contract can get screwed. Last year's No. 2 overall pick, Ndamukong Suh, who was selected by the Detroit Lions, signed a deal that could be worth $68 million. Since Miller opted to stay in school last y ... More >>
The Westword Music Showcase celebrates seventeen years, a lifetime for some of 2011's performers
Pics below.Boulder's played host to plenty of ordinary celebrities over the years: Take James Franco's recent Boulder International Film Festival appearance and introduction by 127 Hours inspiration Aron Ralston. But that's nothing compared to a super-celebrity -- and there's no celeb more su ... More >>
Photo by Jeff FarsaiSnooperman with Slightly Stoopid. It only took about six weeks to get Snoop Dogg to answer a batch of e-mail questions for a profile advancing the July 15 Blazed and Confused Tour stop at Red Rocks co-starring Slightly Stoopid, Stephen Marley and Mickey Avalon -- but it was wort ... More >>
Three representatives of the Denver Nuggets took part in NBA's All-Star Weekend, with varying degrees of success. J.R. Smith didn't embarrass himself during the Slam Dunk competition, as Chris "The Birdman" Anderson did a few years ago as a member of the New Orleans Hornets. But neither did he take ... More >>
As we write this, DJ Sabotage is most likely on his way to Los Angeles, where he'll compete in the finals of Scion's Hypeman contest. What's a hypeman, you ask? Flavor Flav may be the most famous hypeman, but you definitely can't forget folks like Spliff Star (Busta Rhymes's hypeman), Fatman Scoop ( ... More >>
JabbaWockeeZ. JabbaWockeeZ, the mask-wearing, insanely inventive first winners on the MTV hit America’s Best Dance Crew, headline the show’s inaugural live tour, which comes to Denver on Wednesday, October 8. (Click here for details.) For Rynan “Kid Rainen” Paguio, one of the original Jabb ... More >>
Brad Meltzer. Best-selling author Brad Meltzer, who appears at the Tattered Cover Highlands Ranch today (click here for the details), is known to the comic-book crowd for penning several noteworthy works in the genre, including the controversial graphic novel Identity Crisis, which updated the Jus ... More >>
You'll swear you've seen this Superman somewhere before.
Boring game play mars Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects.
Las Margaritas Uptown
Inflatable kayaking satisfies the urge to submerge
Spider-Man swings in this touching, thrilling, superior sequel.
KaitO is saving the world, one song at a time.
Mile High Comics Megastore
Grant Morrison's the best writer in comics--and maybe the nuttiest
Fifteen years later, Frank Miller once more dons Batman's cape and cowl.
Judas Priest carries on with life after Halford.
DC Comics places its superheroes in the RealWorlds.
Putting the season's major releases to the test.
Gene Simmons is offering the deal of the century on a slightly used rock band.