Erik Boa

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    2011 Westword Music Showcase: Backbeat scribes' travelogues

    Every year, we enlist our Backbeat writers to host various stages at the Westword Music Showcase, and in addition to their emcee obligations, we ask them to pull double duty and write up the acts that appear on their individual stages. Click through to read travelogues from Thorin Klosowski, Ru John ... More >>

  • Music

    June 16, 2011

    Westword Music Showcase 2011

    The Westword Music Showcase celebrates seventeen years, a lifetime for some of 2011's performers

  • Music

    June 25, 2009

    Delta Sonics

    Never Enough

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2009

    Meet a six-year-old harmonica wunderkind named Aiden.

    Let's be honest here: At six-years-old, I was doing well to tie my own shoes and speak in full sentences. Looking back now, I can't even begin to imagine sitting in with a band full of grown men and not just holding my own but being the focal point. Such is the lot of Aiden, a six-year-old wunderkin ... More >>

  • Music

    June 4, 1998

    Snake Charmers

    Denver's Boa and the Constrictors squeeze new life out of jump blues.