Dave Wakeling

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2013

    The ten best shows in Denver this weekend

    MGMT @ FILLMORE AUDITORIUM | FRI, 9/6/13 Back in 2008, at the peak of their Coachella-studded career, Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser were living one dream (deliciously abstract pop art) and singing about another: one rooted in Paris, heroin, cocaine, "elegant cars" and "models for wives," to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    The ten best shows in Denver this week

    ALT-J @ FILLMORE AUDITORIUM | THURS, 9/5/13 With prime slots this years's Coachella and millions of YouTube views, Alt-J is one of the hottest emerging acts in the country right now on the strength of its latest effort, The Lateness of the Hour. Alt-J sold out the Bluebird last spring, and this week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Dave Wakeling of The English Beat on having a social conscience and Elvis Costello

    Jackie Butler​Inspired by the first wave of punk in the U.K., the Beat combined the social critique of punk with the broader emotional and sonic palette of reggae. Formed in 1978, the English Beat (so named when the band made its way across the Atlantic) released three classic albums before Da ... More >>

  • Music

    March 5, 2009

    Mr. Anonymous

    Mr. Anonymous 2
    Black Bridge

  • Music

    January 19, 2006

    The Beat Goes On

    Dave Wakeling and Ranking Roger have different ideas of who the English Beat really is these days.

  • Music

    May 26, 2005

    Mr. Anonymous

    Mr. Anonymous (Mr. Anonymous/CoolAndEasy Publishing)

  • Music

    September 16, 2004

    The Beatdown

    Jeepís new vehicle is definitely off-road.