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Jimmy Eat World

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    October 6, 2014

    The Eleven Best Shows in Denver This Week

    It's another busy week here in Denver: The wildest in the Hank Williams lineage plays tonight at the Ogden, Keys N Krates returns with a set at Cervantes' Other Side and indie mainstay Of Montreal plays the Bluebird. There are plenty more -- the rest of our picks follow.

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    March 25, 2014

    Child's Play: It's two for the money at the Denver Mint

    So, you've got a kid, huh? Whether it's your own rambunctious preschooler or the bratty nephew you've been charged with keeping alive for the next five hours, the most important thing is leaving your house where valuables are liable to be destroyed and seeking refuge on somebody else's property. In ... More >>

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    July 19, 2013

    The ten best shows in Denver this weekend

    "WEIRD" AL YANKOVIC @ BOULDER THEATER | SUN, 7/21/13 "Weird Al" Yankovic's zany parodies catapulted him to fame in the '80s, back when pop culture was in dire need of some deflation. He never got critical props for his oddball iconoclasm, though, and after his 1989 film, UHF tanked at the box office ... More >>

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    July 18, 2013

    Tom Linton of Jimmy Eat World reflects on twenty years and the latest Damage done

    After a band have been together with the same lineup for nearly twenty years, it's understandable (even expected) they'd lose some of the vigor that defined their salad days. But that's not the case with the members of Jimmy Eat World, who have been together since their teens. See also: - Saturday: ... More >>

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    June 18, 2013

    New Denver shows: MGMT, Luke Bryan and Jack Johnson. Tickets on sale this weekend

    After a being out of the limelight for a spell, MGMT is back with a new record and ready to hit the road. The outfit, who is slated to release its new album in August, is set to headline the Fillmore Auditorium on Friday, September 6. Tickets ($35) go on sale on Saturday, June 22 at 10 a.m. Keep rea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Fugazi is a benchmark, a signpost and an example of how it could and should be done

    Gateway Acts is a new ongoing series on Backbeat in which we examine the music that served as an entry point for our burgeoning musical obsessions, a gateway drug that tuned us in and turned us on. Today, guest columnist and Flattery Festival founder Ian O'Dougherty (Uphollow, Ian Cooke, TaunTaun, E ... More >>

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    April 18, 2012

    In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday: Ten records we treasure. What's your favorite vinyl?

    In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday, we dug deep into our collection to unearth our favorite pieces of vinyl. These are the records we treasure above all else. Don't even think about asking to borrow them. If there were a fire, these are the first platters we'd make sure to grab. You get the ... More >>

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    March 28, 2011

    Beastly, Red Riding Hood and five other horrible fairy tale adaptations

    ​The releases of Beastly and Red Riding Hood mark just two more additions to a time-honored film tradition: hackneyed, shitty movies based on fairy tales. Inspired by these cloying new releases, we decided to take a look back at five more insipid films that were vaguely based on magical childr ... More >>

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    November 13, 2010

    Cops, blackouts, sidewalk sing-a-longs: Hey Monday at the Marquis, 11/12/10

    Britt ChesterNo lights, camera, action!​ HEY MONDAY With We Are The In Crowd • the Ready Set • Cartel • This Century 11.12.10 | Marquis Theater If there was any question as to whether this show was sold out, the line snaking past the Gin Mill just before 7 p.m. dispelled any doubts. Ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2010

    The men of Eolian on their backgrounds and the creation of Egg, their concept album

    Matthew Ballantine-PattonAdam Edwards, Ian O'Dougherty and Sean Merrell are Eolian​ In this week's issue, the Rough Mixes entry focusing on Eolian, the progressive rock project led by Ian O'Dougherty (Uphollow, Ian Cooke, TaunTaun) and featuring occasional Backbeat contributor Sean Merrell (T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Blonde Redhead, Deadmau5, Tech N9NE shows announced

    Josh RothsteinBlonde Redhead​Blonde Redhead, the New York trio who borrowed its moniker from a song by the '80s no wave group DNA, is set to release Penny Sparkle, its third album for 4AD, September 14 (the album's opening cut, "Here Sometimes," is available for streaming and download on the b ... More >>

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    November 11, 2008

    This Just In 11/13-11/19

    George Clinton & P-Funk return to the Fillmore January 10. Things are slowing down a bit with shows these days, but it usually happens over the winter months. But there is some good music to look forward to in January, including George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic at the Fillmore (Jan. 10), Pep ... More >>

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    August 14, 2008
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    January 10, 2008

    45 Second Reviews

    The Afters Never Going Back to OK EP INO Records 01:10-01:55 of “Never Going Back to OK” Wow, the chorus is actually “Never Going Back to OK,” I figured it was just going to be one of those titles that didn’t really have any relation to the actual song (there is even one of those numbskul ... More >>

  • Music

    December 27, 2007

    Moovers and Shakers 2007

    Backbeat scribes sound off on their favorite local releases of the year.

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    December 20, 2007

    Moovers and Shakers 2007

    Backbeat scribes sound off on their favorite local releases of the year.

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    December 6, 2007

    Jimmy Eat World

    Jim Adkins and company still write the songs that make the whole world cry.

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    October 11, 2007

    Ken Andrews

    Friday, October 12, Walnut Room, 303-292-1700.

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    December 29, 2005

    Pop Rocks

    Ten albums that will snap and fizz in your earbuds all winter long.

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    December 1, 2005

    Everyone's a DJ

    DJ D-Stroyer kills the dance floor with a set of mostly local music.

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    September 22, 2005

    Upsizing

    Uphollow graduates from rock opera to pop opus.

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    September 15, 2005

    Green Day

    Monday, September 19, Pepsi Center, 303-830-8497.

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    September 1, 2005

    The Beatdown

    Sometimes it pays to be a D.O.R.K.

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    August 11, 2005

    Well Red

    Red Sparowes' impressive pedigree has roots in Colorado.

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    June 16, 2005

    Motion City Soundtrack

    Commit This to Memory (Epitaph)

  • Music

    December 9, 2004

    Season's Bleatings

    Thanks to these CDs, it's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas.

  • Music

    November 4, 2004

    Club Scout

    15th Street Tavern

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    October 28, 2004

    Jimmy Eat World

    Futures (Interscope)

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    September 23, 2004

    The Bled

    Tuesday, September 28, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 303-297-1772.

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    June 17, 2004

    Critic's Choice

    Plastic Parachute

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    March 4, 2004

    The 101

    The 101 (The Self-Starter Foundation)

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    August 28, 2003

    Fade to Green

    After years of struggle, pop springs eternal for the Jealous Sound.

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    January 9, 2003

    High and Mighty

    What do emo, Jah, Neil Young and THC have in common? The Mighty Rime.

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    December 5, 2002

    Backwash

    Scott Campbell moves down the road and away from the 15th Street Tavern.

  • News

    November 28, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of November 28, 2002

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    November 21, 2002
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    October 10, 2002

    Progress Makes Perfect

    Vaux -- formerly known as Eiffel -- finally finds its voice.

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    September 19, 2002

    Backwash

    In a single bound, Accidental Superhero leaps to the top of the MP3 charts.

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    August 22, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of August 22, 2002

  • Music

    June 13, 2002

    Cursive and Eastern Youth

    8 Teeth to Eat You/split CD (Better Looking/Five One)

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    April 25, 2002

    Promise Keepers

    Wiser with age, the Promise Ring challenges the expectations of fans -- and the derision of critics -- with a new album.

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    December 27, 2001

    Discmania

    Backbeat writers revisit their favorite albums of the year.

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    September 13, 2001

    Backwash

    Jux County gets ready to leave the building, while a Five Points club gets rocking.

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    August 23, 2001

    Critic's Choice

    Jimmy Eat World

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    May 17, 2001

    The Calm After the Storm

    The Weakerthans leave the noise, but not the idealism, of punk rock in their past.

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    October 12, 2000

    Seller's Market

    Jimmy Eat World doesn't have a record label, a distributor or a care in the world.

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    May 13, 1999
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    November 28, 1996
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    July 18, 1996
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    December 21, 1994

    MAXIMUM OVERDRIVE

    DENVER'S CHRISTIE FRONT DRIVE IS PICKING UP SPEED.

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