Music is life -- or at least it is for us. When we're not writing about it, we're thinking about it, talking about it or listening to it. These are the things that were in heavy rotation for us this week. What are you listening to? What should we be listening to? C'mon, now. Sharing is caring. Don't ... More >>
The weather was so nice this past weekend that people were out and about. Of the many Denverites absorbing the comfortable climate we spotted marketing director David Keller as a standout. Continue reading to learn his style icons, what city influences his fashion sense, and what his favorite, unusu ... More >>
The Walkmen were one of the most successful bands that came out of the so-called post-punk revival of the turn of the century. With catchy melodies more bright than the dark and brooding variety favored by many of its contemporaries, this New York-based act also endured changes in tastes a little be ... More >>
Joe Piscopo joined the cast of Saturday Night Live in 1980, after honing his stand-up chops at New York's Improv; he stayed with the show until 1985. During his SNL stint, he became known for such original characters as the Sports Guy, as well as celebrity impersonations of David Letterman and Frank ... More >>
When the sun goes down, nocturnal Denverites emerge and turn up their style swagger. Take a look at this week's trendsetters and rule-breakers -- caught in their natural environs of East 13th Avenue.
Just as music collections say a lot about people, a jukebox can do the same for a bar; it often reflect the place's personality. A lot of times, variety is key to a well-stocked jukebox, and 3 Kings Tavern, this year's winner in the Best of Denver, had that with balls, to boot. Here's a look at the ... More >>
Ben Vereen, who was inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame earlier this week, will be at the Newman Center at 7:30 p.m tonight in a benefit for Rocky Mountain PBS. The show, titled "Steppin' Out With Ben Vereen," features the Tony Award winner and Broadway legend paying tribute to the music o ... More >>
Up until about ten years ago, coffee seemed to have its grip firmly around us. Just take the songs below, for example. You won't find any written in the past decade, which is a little sad, the death of coffee and all. Because no one is going to write a song about the energizing effects of a Starbuck ... More >>
This is the last time this somehow happens to youAnd now the end is here, as Frank Sinatra might have said before his end actually was there and he died. As we coast toward the close of the debauched year that was 2010, we've got less than a week left to get our party on before facing the unp ... More >>
At 6 p.m. tonight, Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret, 1601 Arapahoe Street, is hosting an all-American food and wine event featuring the wines of California and the Pacific Northwest paired with a menu prepared by Flovor Catering, which includes house-smoked salmon with green goddess aioli; miniature chic ... More >>
A banner from SaveYourRadio.org. Returning home early Saturday morning after seeing a late screening of Year One (which bl-o-o-o-ows), I had my radio tuned to The Fox, because my wife only listens to music made this millennium on a semi-annual basis -- and as Ted Nugent's "Cat Scratch Fever" was dr ... More >>
Kind of a freak about Ol' Blue Eyes, so pardon the giddiness in advance, but as we write this the Swayback are -- well, who the hell are we kidding? probably barely coherent given this late hour and the fact that they're in Hollywood right now hanging with Andy Johns -- or will be, if they haven't a ... More >>
The lastest Ocean is a washed-up threequel. How much you wanna bet Hollywood makes a bundle?
Fast reviews of recent releases
Marilyn Musgrave will be singing a different tune.
Wednesday, September 20, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.
Fast reviews of recent releases
Pollination Strategies (Self-released)
Brief reviews of current shows
My Way tries the formulaic approach to assembling a musical.
The Go-Go's bring back (mixed-up) memories.
Thanks to these CDs, it's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas.
Heaven Help Us could use some help.
Old and new collide to create the next wave of electronica.
Readers give our food critic something to chew on.
Eee-O 11: The Best of the Rat Pack / Live at the Sands (Capitol)
Nikka Costa has a big, funky voice and a great butt. Which will you notice first?
August 6 - 12, 1998
Why we care that the king rat has packed it in.
The peak performances by Colorado artists in 1997.
TONY BENNETT IS GETTING OLDER--AND BETTER.