Being recognized as a top singer two years running by American Idol seems like it should be a high point in a singer's career. For Aurora singer Devan Blake Jones, the experience was more painful than if he had never tried in the first place. But he credits his time there for his knowledge of how to ... More >>
Built Better by Betrayal
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Friday, August 31, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Tuesday, January 31, Bluebird Theater, 888-929-7849.
Noel and Tammy CunninghamWe, as well as the rest of the Denver community, were beyond shocked and heartbroken to learn that Noel Cunningham, chef/owner of Strings, and one of this city's most altruistic humanitarians, died unexpectedly last Thursday. Cunningham, whose life was cut way too ... More >>
NDSA-0020 Long Live the New Flesh
Yesterday, I learned something so jaw-droppingly odd that I'm still trying to wrap my head around it. Turns out there's only one degree of separation between me and James Gandolfini, of The Sopranos fame. How? Because I dubbed his voice in the scene on view here -- an excerpt from his heretofore u ... More >>
Leo BeitzWhen 20-year-old Leo Beitz visited an old friend in Boulder last weekend, they did what old friends do: Went out. Got drunk. Came home. Played video games. But at some point in the night, Beitz, for reasons that remain unclear, did some things old friends usually don't do: Grabbed a ... More >>
Lev Grossman is my new best friend. Who is Lev Grossman, you ask? Lev Grossman is the book critic for Time magazine. And in Time magazine, Lev Grossman (my new best friend) just wrote a killer review of my book, Cooking Dirty. Yeah, that Time magazine. And yeah, little ol' me and ... More >>
While year-end lists are predominantly the province of journalists and critics, everyone can get in the act at the holidays with a year-end mixtape. These capstone compilations serve a very different purpose from the mixtapes you've made for girlfriends, boyfriends, spouses and - best of all - unreq ... More >>
Friday, April 4, Bluebird Theater, 303-830-8497.
This show is better than a one-night stand.
Saturday, December 2, Bluebird Theater, 1-866-468-7621.
Friday, November 17, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 303-297-1772.
For Tilly and the Wall, there's no place like home.
Three Kings Tavern
With God on their side, these musicians have gone from zeros to heroes.
Rox Infusion Lounge
Doggone It, Every Dog's a Diva
Loews Denver Hotel
Maxfund Animal Shelter
Highland's Garden Cafe
The Winter Park Ski Train is the only way to go.
Happy hour at Charlie Brown's Bar & Grill.
In the clearance sale of life, the emergence of Park Meadows has dumped Southwest Plaza in last season's closeout bin. But life goes on. You go, girls.