David Gray

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2014

    Why Jux County's reunion is the best show at UMS tonight

    Jux County is playing a rare show this Thursday, July 24th, at 9 p.m. at the Eslinger Gallery for the UMS. Since forming in December 1986, Jux County has become a fixture in the local music scene. Within the first few years of the band's existence it had released its debut, the Word of Bovek cassett ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2014

    Widespread Panic, Lorde, Demi Lovato concerts announced

    While Widespread Panic is slated for a three-night run at Red Rocks near the end of this month, the band will also do a three-night Halloween run at 1STBANK Center from Friday, October 31 through Sunday, November 2. Tickets ($55.75/$61) go on Friday, August 8 at 10 a.m. After headlining the Fillmo ... More >>

  • Music

    September 12, 2013

    Jeremy Dion

    Golden Some Day
    Inner View Records 

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Mile Highlights: Shows announced/on sale this week, local radio playlists and top local sellers

    Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week: On the concert front,The Go-Go's are coming to the Ogden Theatre, Fleet Foxes are coming to the Fillmore, and Arvada Center has added shows to its summer lineup. Meanwhile, on local radio, Bad Weather California, Science Partner and Veronica got ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2010

    Ryan Bingham, Arcade Fire, Git Some top sellers at local stores

    ​Ryan Bingham, who won an Oscar for his theme song to the film Crazy Heart, claimed the number two and four spots at Albums on the Hill and Twist & Shout with his new album, Junky Star, released last week on Lost Highway. Arcade Fire's The Suburbs and the Black Keys' Brothers, meanwhile, cont ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2010

    Ray LaMontagne, the Walkmen, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars shows announced

    ​Ray LaMontagne and his backing band, the Pariah Dogs, visit the Boulder Theater for an eTown show Thursday, August 12, five days before before his fourth album, God Willin' & The Creek Don't Rise hits stores. The live radio show taping hosted by Nick and Helen Forester also includes music and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Roger Waters, the Dead Weather, Gogol Bordello & Primus shows announced

    ​As part of The Wall's thirtieth anniversary, Roger Waters is bringing the Pink Floyd rock opera in all its epic glory to the Pepsi Center on Tuesday, November 23 with a new band and a newly-mounted state-of-the-art production. Waters has performed The Wall, which is still among the Top 5 best ... More >>

  • Music

    December 3, 2009

    Carbon Choir

    High Beams

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Music as a weapon: Make it stop for chrissakes! This is torture, man.

    SoKabs (via Flickr)​Did you see this yet? We just caught a link to this on Twitter (thanks, MyBodySings), a list of artists whose music was used "during the detention and interrogation of" to torture "prisoners at Guantanamo and other US facilities"? The list, published by the National Security Ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2009

    Roger Daltrey, Steve Martin, Mastodon shows announced

    ​Plans for the Who's next tour might still be up in the air, but frontman Roger Daltrey has decided to hit the road to keep his pipes in shape on his "Use It or Lose It Tour," his first solo outing since 1985, which includes a stop at the Paramount Theatre on Tuesday, October 20. Reserve tickets a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Mutemath, Matt & Kim, the Bad Plus shows announced

    Mutemath kicks off its North American tour this fall in support of the release of its forthcoming album, Armistice, which hits the stores August 18. Along the way, the New Orleans-based rockers will stop at the Ogden Theatre Wednesday, October 14. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 3 at 10 am. Brooklyn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2008

    Monolith Festival Live Blog, Day 1

    Midnight has finally come. For 11 hours straight on Saturday, Backbeat Online had Red Rocks surrounded, an army of writers, photographers, and other assorted hooligans braving a piss-reeking media tent to bring you live coverage of Monolith Festival. Day 1 of the fest starred Devotchka, Vampire ... More >>

  • Music

    May 11, 2006

    Operation Rebound

    Gomez finds its footing again with How We Operate.

  • Music

    March 9, 2006

    David Gray

    Monday, March 13, Fillmore Auditorium, 303-830-8497.

  • Dining

    June 30, 2005

    Bite Me

    Fat City Chops

  • Calendar

    March 3, 2005

    Doin' Good

    Drink it all in with the ladies of LUPEC.

  • News

    June 19, 2003
  • News

    February 13, 2003

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of February 13, 2003

  • Music

    March 28, 2002


    Big Head Todd and the Monsters take an old approach to a new album.

  • Music

    March 28, 1996

    'Head Games

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

  • Calendar

    November 16, 1994