JD Samson

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    What a wonderful, genderqueer world!

    When I was younger, I thought bisexuality was a party trick. I thought it was something that teenage girls used to get attention. Since I've stopped being a teenage girl, I've learned that there are more than just the three oversimplified dimensions -- gay, straight and bi -- of sexuality. But that' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    Weekend's best dance/party bets: Communikey, Unified Field, Brown Suga Youth Fest and more

    With all that's going down this weekend between Communikey -- which is already well underway, and bringing a legion of talent to Boulder over the next three days -- Unified Field, the Sonic Bloom pre-party, Brown Suga Youth Fest, and the various other parties around town being hosted by DJ Mu$a, str ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    JD Samson of MEN on her art and the reaction to her political piece in the Huffington Post

    JD Samson of MEN (due Thursday, October 13, at the Bluebird Theater) was once a member of Le Tigre, a band that became synonymous with the electroclash genre. For nearly a decade, Le Tigre wrote some of the most exciting, politically charged music of all time. After that band split, Samson found her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2011

    MEN at the hi-dive, 3/18/11

    Tom Murphy MEN With Hideous Men 03.18.11 | hi-dive Before any bands played, DJ Sl8er and Piper Rose, the dynamic duo behind Titwrench, played a variety of records that could loosely fit into the context of dance music, if you go back just over thirty years, including some Joy Division and Tones O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Diagnosis: Bieber-phobia. We'll never see Never Say Never. Never ever, if we can help it. Ever.

    No, Justin. Please stop.​ On this eve of the release of Justin Bieber's movie, Never Say Never, I felt it would be an appropriate time to discuss how I feel about him. Simply put, Justin Bieber makes me uncomfortable. This is not a dislike of him as a person or a hatefulness toward his music, ... More >>

  • Music

    September 2, 2010


    Monday, September 6, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.