Debate over the Red Hot Chili Peppers "unplugged" controversy has been simmering for the past few days following the Super Bowl. It intensified when Flea confirmed that only the band's vocals were performed live, and the rest was pre-recorded. Folks were understandably upset, but when it comes to ev ... More >>
The defining narrative of American politics since the turn of the millennium seems to be that 'We the people' are screwed no matter who gets elected. Elect a Republican: We engage in pre-emptive war, the national deficit skyrockets, and we sacrifice education and infrastructure investment. Elect a D ... More >>
BY ERIK THOMPSON The 2012 installment of Lollapalooza has thus far brought the requisite extremes, in terms of performances and potent weather. A two-hour delay cut through the middle of Saturday's entertainment at Chicago's Grant Park, and a good many people were wishing they had just the record h ... More >>
Fishbone, the self-described "disparate, all-black oddball crew," has released a documentary in honor of Black History Month. Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone is a brutally honest portrayal of one of the wildest and most influential black alternative bands in our culture. Fishbone began as ... More >>
Saturday marks the twentieth anniversary of the monumental Red Hot Chili Peppers album, Blood Sugar Sex Magik. In 1991, the world was in a war-charged state of transition. Combat troops were preparing to be sent to the Gulf; the Soviets were in fear of the big chill and their food supply; Los Angele ... More >>
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From the week of February 9, 2006
Friday, February 3, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 1-866-464-2626.
Perry Farrell wants to turn your frown upside down.
By the Way (Warner Bros.)
Though rooted in some legendary punk and rock bands, Banyan's free-form style extends far into the future.
The guiding vision behind Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise.
Putting the season's major releases to the test.
Reviews of 23 recent superstar recordings--just in time for your holiday purchasing pleasure.
HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT SUMMER CONCERT FOR YOU.
...TO JOIN WHAT COULD BECOME DENVER'S BEST POP BAND.