Garrison Keillor

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2014

    The five best shows in Denver from June 2 to June 5

    There are bigger concerts, sure, but for our money there is no better way to see Red Rocks than during Film on the Rocks. The series, which features Colorado bands opening for beloved movies, starts Tuesday with Ark Life, Covenhoven and Caddyshack. You can also see some masterful old-timey updates ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 5, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    New Denver shows: Kid Rock's $20 tour, Muse at Pepsi Center, 311/Blues Traveler at Red Rocks

    Ever the equal opportunity rocker, Kid Rock is bringing his Best Night Ever tour to Fiddler's and every seat in the house is $20. "Everyone knows the economy is still hurting people across the country," he says, "but I didn't want that to be a reason why everyone couldn't get out and enjoy themselve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Five misinformed rock songs

    Of all the occupations listed on Bono's resume (humanitarian, hotel owner, British Knight, world bank advisor, anathema to any rock fan under thirty), one that has never been considered was historian. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated 44 years ago today, an event the U2 singer attempted to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2011

    Suzy Bogguss on her American Folk Songbook and her fondness for playing smaller venues

    ​When Suzy Bogguss hits the Soiled Dove Underground tomorrow night, she'll be delving into her musical roots a little bit with songs from her latest release, American Folk Songbook, which spotlights standards from the American folk tradition. For an artist known more for her country success, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    Telling Stories takes to the airwaves courtesy of Colorado Public Radio

    Jennie Dorris​Telling Stories, a group of musicians and writers combining classical pieces with David Sedaris-style essays, is one of the hippest home-grown cultural endeavors around. No wonder founder Jennie Dorris scored a 2010 Westword MasterMind award for her efforts. And while for years T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    Widespread Panic, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Pretty Lights shows announced

    ​Another half dozen new shows were added to the Red Rocks schedule, including John Mayer, Paramore, STS9, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Pretty Lights and Widespread Panic, who will be at the venue from Friday, June 25 through Sunday, June 27, a month after its eleventh studio album, Dirty Side Down, hit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Today's featured event: Garrison Keillor is going to get you sometime, possibly tonight in Boulder

    Some folks find Garrison Keillor to be an acquired taste (myself included, some of the time), but it isn't hard to fall into the mesmerizing drag of his dulcet tones. I remember when Keillor's powerful radio wizardry first truly overtook me: It was in the midst of a Guy Noir yarn spun as I was tak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Garrison Keillor: the new-look Denver Post's idea of a flaming lefty

    An editor's note by editorial-page editor Dan Haley, featured in the op-ed section of today's Denver Post print edition, reads: "Good news from the right, and left. KOA radio talk show host and former Rocky Mountain News columnist Mike Rosen will begin writing his column for The Denver Post Friday. ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2008

    Pie in the Sky

    Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion invades Red Rocks.

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2008

    Piss and the Rocky Mountain News

    In the second item of his July 5 column, Rocky Mountain News media critic Jason Salzman wondered if any entries from the late George Carlin's famous list of seven dirty words you can't say on television, first delivered in the early '70s, can now be printed in the paper for which he writes. Rocky ma ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 20, 2008
  • Music

    November 15, 2007

    Old Crow Medicine Show

    Ketch Secor and company's old-timey music invokes a simpler time.

  • Music

    September 7, 2006

    Play Mikey for Me

    Mike Doughty's fans tend to be a little delusional and obsessive.

  • Film

    June 8, 2006

    The Long Goodbye

    Garrison Keillor's Prairie makes a fine pasture for Altman.

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Greg Brown

    Friday, December 16, and Saturday, December 17, Swallow Hill, 303-777-1003.

  • Culture

    April 1, 2004

    Jersey Gurgle

    Kevin Smith is Silent Bob? Dude, my butt he is.

  • Calendar

    August 21, 2003

    On the Run

    A.C.E. conducts a mystery tour

  • Music

    December 12, 2002

    White Riot

    Jewish potty-mouth MC Paul Barman makes a brilliant hip-hop oddity.

  • News

    June 13, 2002

    Hot Spots

    The media play catch-up on the state's largest-ever blaze.

  • News

    January 10, 2002

    Think Big

    When it comes to attracting geese, hunters are flying blind.

  • Music

    May 31, 2001


    Just Enough Education to Perform (V2 Music)

  • Music

    January 11, 2001

    State of Grace

    As a train-hopping folk artist in the '60s, U. Utah Phillips rode into the heart of America's working class. He's been singing its song ever since.

  • Music

    November 25, 1999

    Robert Ashley

    Your Money, My Life, Goodbye
    (Lovely Music, Ltd.)

  • Calendar

    February 12, 1998
  • News

    December 12, 1996

    Slice of Life

    When you reach a fork, do us a favor: Choose pie.

  • Culture

    October 24, 1996
  • Calendar

    August 29, 1996
  • Music

    August 22, 1996
  • News

    June 28, 1995
  • Culture

    March 15, 1995
  • Music

    May 11, 1994