Just as music collections say a lot about people, a jukebox can do the same for a bar; it often reflect the place's personality. A lot of times, variety is key to a well-stocked jukebox, and 3 Kings Tavern, this year's winner in the Best of Denver, had that with balls, to boot. Here's a look at the ... More >>
WIDESPREAD PANIC @ FILLMORE AUDITORIUM | 2/10/12The Wood Tour -- named as a reference to the purely-acoustic setting of the shows -- has been an eleven-show way for Widespread Panic to reconnect with their fans on a much more intimate level at smaller venues before taking a break from touring in 201 ... More >>
John AndersonIn its relatively short life, Austin's Follow That Bird! (due at the hi-dive tonight with the Marrow, Married in Berdichev, Port Au Prince and Jess Williamson) has moved from an instrumental duo to a fierce and vocally-led trio, all while continuing on its path of smart, straight ... More >>
Maybe you've noticed this. Maybe you haven't. We did, and it's sort of been stuck in our craw ever since. The other day, we were listening to one of the new country stations in town (hey, don't judge us -- it's a perfect palate cleanser!), when a song from Montgomery Gentry came on, a banal l ... More >>
The Last Night presentation of the Denver Film Festival should be a triumphant moment: an opportunity to sum up all that's best about the fest in one last blast of cinematic joy. But it doesn't always work out that way, as is demonstrated by the 2007 blog "August Rush Closes the Denver Film Festival ... More >>
This pin's not exactly a case of truth in advertising. Editor's note: To get you in the mood for ballot-casting, The Latest Word is kicking off each weekday between now and the November 4 election with Buttoned Up, a look at political buttons from my family's extensive collection... Today, a bonu ... More >>
Letters from the week of 10/25/2007
The Fire Theft
Still a big thinker, Dallas Wayne holds out for honky-tonk.
Ten questions for the legislature's Columbine committee.
Getting a legal, low-power FM station on the air is easier said than done.
A radio buccaneer blames politics for turning him into a fugitive from the FCC.
Local architecture is celebrated by Historic Denver and the American Institute of Architects.
Big Thinkin' (Hightone)
These cops have a beat, but can you dance to it?
Michael Paglia's brief sketches of what's happening in the Denver art scene.
Bill Gwaltney wants to see more people like him at Rocky Mountain National Park.
David Owen Tryba has designs on Denver--and looks to its past for inspiration.
Is that a banana in your pocket, or was Bob Silva elected sheriff?
She was fifteen going on twenty-five, but three bullets made sure Jenny never saw sweet sixteen
The looniness of Colorado's long-distance runner.
DENVER MEEKLY YIELDS TO DENSE DEVELOPMENT AT THE CHATFIELD ARBORETUM.
HOW PR BIGWIGS TRIED TO PULL DIA OUT OF A TAILSPIN.
SOMETIMES EVEN KATHY MATTEA'S FAMILY DOESN'T UNDERSTAND HER STYLE OF COUNTRY.