This week's picks include a how-to book for folks not willing to accept a first diagnosis and a four-event poetry marathon, held in tandem with readings around the world. Read on for the details. See also: Denver Cartoonist Spills Colfax Avenue's Secrets in 30 Miles of Crazy!
Update: As we reported yesterday, David Sirota was suddenly disappeared from the KHOW afternoon-drive show he'd shared since June with Michael Brown; see our original coverage below. Since that post first appeared, we've received responses from Greg Foster, vice president of programming for the Den ... More >>
J.J. McKay.How tough a job market is it for radio professionals these days? J.J. McKay, who not all that many years ago was among the most popular morning-show personalities in Denver, has just taken a new gig in Ketchikan, Alaska, a community with an estimated population of just over 7,000. ... More >>
Photo by Michael RobertsJay and Mary Marvin at home in June.Over the weekend, Mary Marvin, wife of AM 760 morning-host Jay Marvin, who's been off the air since late winter due to a series of serious medical issues, sent a note to friends about Jay's surgery, slated for today. Her account upda ... More >>
In late February, Jay Marvin, morning host for Progressive Talk AM 760, had his gallbladder removed -- surgery that's generally considered to be rather minor. But almost two months later, he still hasn't returned to the microphone, and while substitutes such as nationally syndicated columnist David ... More >>
Gustavo Arellano, author of Ask a Mexican, was in town this week to tout his new book, Orange County: A Personal History, and since he's a colleague, we wanted to take him out to eat. But since he's also the food editor of the OC Weekly (and the hardest-working man in journalism), we wanted to take ... More >>
In a rare image, Dan Caplis flaps his left wing. It's an indication of how focused the rest of the media universe is on Denver these days that no less than the New York Times decided to devote a big chunk of space to a modestly rated local afternoon talk show. "Politically Divided Talk-Radio Team ... More >>
How seriously should we take Rush Limbaugh's fantasies of a disturbance in Denver?
On April 3, AM 760 released a terse press release containing a dash-laden word we'll kindly spell out for those of who who struggle while watching Wheel of Fortune: AM 760's Randi Rhodes Suspended AM 760 Talk Show Host Randi Rhodes has been suspended for her comments at a recent San Francisco appe ... More >>
Denver radio's getting a shakeup, with more alterations on the horizon. But do any of the switches qualify as improvements?
For the first time since 2005, the Post's editorial board opines on the front page.
Talk show fallout.
Has the Don Imus controversy permanently altered the radio universe? Clear Channel yakkers huddled to talk about it.
From the week of April 12, 2007
A progressive station dumps two progressive shows for being progressive.
From the week of March 31, 2005
Free for All
From the week of May 30, 2002
Speaking his mind has put talk-show host Reggie Rivers on thin ice -- and that's fine by him.
Boulder's KGNU finds a way to survive in the cutthroat radio world.
Radio personalities that really go the distance.
Local TV news stations have a 'copter clash.
Kissing off a year of six-minute smooches and sex-toy cigars.
Anne Sulton missed out on the civil-rights movement of the Sixties. Now she's making up for it.