Subject:

George Gershwin

  • Film

    March 6, 2014
  • Music

    March 8, 2012

    Raincheck

    Raincheck
    Dazzle Recordings

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2011

    The Colorado Symphony regroups with extra spring shows and a promise to stick around

    ​The new heads of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra -- returning CEO/President Jim Copenhaver and returning board co-chairs Mary Rossick Kern and Jerome Kern -- want to prove that the CSO will be all right. After reducing the symphony's October and November shows by half to help solve a cash-flo ... More >>

  • Music

    November 11, 2010

    Meantoad

    Whiskey Walk
    Swamp Rocket Records

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    In honor of Halloween, here are our five favorite theremin cover songs

    The theremin is a choice instrument for making spooky Halloween sounds. Case in point, this collection of theremin cover songs, in which a slew of popular tunes immediately become significantly more creepy after being filtered through the completely awesome but frightening device. It's one of our ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2010

    Eels at Ogden Theatre - 10/05/10

    ​EELS With Jesca Hoop 10.05.10 | Ogden Theatre When we interviewed Eels frontman Mark Oliver Everett (aka E) last week, he said he was having the most fun he's ever had on tour and that it might surprise people how much fun the shows are. Sure enough. Last night's show at the Ogden Theatre ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Britney Spears: a tribute

    Hot on the heels of yesterday's announcement of Denver's finest hip-hop acts paying tribute to the finest in that genre's storied history, The Denver Art Rock Collective is paying tribute to the musical mastery of the one and only Britney Spears. Come again, now? Yes, that is right. Saturday, June ... More >>

  • Music

    February 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 24, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 7, 2007

    Best of Westword Winners From 1988

    In 1988, Westword published its fifth Best of Denver issue, a celebration of the city that saluted everything from the Best Band (the Subdudes, just going national) to the Best Hungry Young Band (Big Head Todd and the Monsters, long before they started singing Hillary Clinton’s song) to the Best H ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 26, 2005

    Retro Rock Talk

    The Go-Go's bring back (mixed-up) memories.

  • Music

    February 19, 2004

    The Beatdown

    A brokenhearted savior revs up Monsters Inc. at Herman’s for old time’s sake.

  • Culture

    December 4, 2003

    Three by Four

    Sandy Carson features a pair of solos while Cordell Taylor puts on a duet.

  • Music

    November 1, 2001

    Raise the Rufus

    Rufus Wainwright thinks the world could use a little romance right now.

  • Music

    June 14, 2001

    O Father, Where Art Thou?

    Freddy Rodriguez Sr. has spent decades in Denver's jazz scene. These days his favorite partner is his son.

  • Music

    February 22, 2001

    Frazer's Edge

    Paula Frazer artfully crosses the country divide with Tarnation. As a solo artist, she sticks more to the shadows.

  • Music

    December 21, 2000

    Various Artists

    You're Sensational: Cole Porter in the '20s, '40s, & '50s/Cole Porter Centennial Collection, Volume 2 (Indiana Historical Society/Koch International Classics)

  • Culture

    May 4, 2000

    The Livin' Ain't Easy

    Say what you will about Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, people are still going to see it in droves.

  • Music

    September 30, 1999

    The Janis Fund

    When it comes to Janis Joplin's music, there's not all that much to rediscover.

  • Music

    July 1, 1999

    Songs of the Century

    Part one of a pre-millennial salute to the music that made America sing.

  • Calendar

    March 25, 1999

    Night & Day

    March 25 - 31, 1999

  • Calendar

    February 4, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 4 - 10, 1999

  • Music

    January 21, 1999

    The World According to Herbie

    Six new releases paint an intriguing picture of jazz chameleon Herbie Hancock.

  • Music

    December 24, 1998

    Year-End Close-Out

    We've got 1998's best albums in stock, but they're going fast.

  • Music

    November 5, 1998
  • Calendar

    September 17, 1998

    Night & Day

    September 17 - 23, 1998

  • Music

    September 10, 1998
  • Calendar

    May 21, 1998

    Night & Day

    May 21 - 27, 1998

  • Calendar

    February 12, 1998
  • Music

    September 11, 1997
  • Music

    August 28, 1997
  • Music

    March 20, 1997

    The Profit of Jazz

    Businessman Al Ferguson believes there's money to be made from his sound.

  • Dining

    October 24, 1996
  • Music

    October 24, 1996
  • Music

    October 17, 1996

    The Odd Couple

    A new boxed set paints Miles Davis and Gil Evans in black and white.

  • Calendar

    May 9, 1996
  • Music

    April 11, 1996
  • Culture

    November 22, 1995
  • Culture

    November 23, 1994
  • Culture

    September 7, 1994
  • Calendar

    August 24, 1994
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