Keith Richards

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    November 19, 2014

    Four Golden Guys Make Bonfire Burritos Their Own

    Bonfire Burritos Raymond Pierandozzi, Ian Lanier, Matt King, and Travis Toms 17025 S. Golden Road, Golden 720-556-6269 For most high-school students, lunch is a chance to catch up with friends. But for four Golden kids, lunchtime burritos at the nearby Bonfire Burritos trailer ... More >>

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    November 12, 2014

    Punch Bowl Social's Jeff Grimm Talks About Serving Keith Richards and Hunting Elk

    Jeff Grimm just landed the job as executive chef at Punch Bowl Social -- restaurateur Robert Thompson's dining and entertainment warehouse on Broadway -- a month ago, but he's already thrilled about what he calls a "community stable" environment, where teamwork and pitching in are part of the kitche ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2013

    Giving thanks for Rain Dogs by Tom Waits

    In what's become an annual tradition for us, we ask a few members of Team Backbeat to reflect on an album they're thankful for in honor of Thanksgiving. The first time I remember hearing Tom Waits was when his video for "Downtown Train" was played on Teletunes. It was sometime during the mid '80s ... More >>

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    October 31, 2013
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    July 30, 2013

    Memorabilia historian Jeff Nolan on Treasures of the Hard Rock exhibition

    With more than 77,000 pieces of music history in its possession, the Hard Rock Cafe empire is a global music museum as well as eatertainment complex. Along with presenting permanent displays in dozens of locations across the world, the company culls pieces from its archives for traveling exhibitions ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    Joe Hill on NOS4A2's reality-bending horror and his appearance in Denver tomorrow

    A young woman with a supernatural talent for finding things goes looking for trouble and gets it in the form of a monstrous man who uses children for his own dark ends in Joe Hill's new novel NOS4A2. The book delves into a world where certain special people can make dreams real, then explores what h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2013

    Do drugs make musicians more creative?

    Do drugs fuel creativity? Is an addled mind essential to making great music? Does sobriety cause creative impotence? What if Jimi Hendrix had suddenly decided to enter a twelve-step program? Would Are You Experienced? have sucked? To answer this nagging question, you have to take a look at rock's re ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2012

    Fingers of the Sun

    Sleepy EP
    Hot Congress

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2012

    Biker Jim on where he'd eat if had only 24 hours in Denver

    This is part two of our interview with Biker Jim, chef-owner of Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs. Read part one of the Biker Jim interview. Jim Pittenger Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs 2148 Larimer Street 303-550-8231 What you'd like to see more of in Denver/Boulder from a culinary stand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Are You Experienced turns 45

    When he came storming onto the scene, Jimi Hendrix made weepy children out of the world's best guitar players, bringing a primal sexuality and grace to his playing that only a true master of the craft could muster. Guitarists like Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Pete Townsend had spent nearly the whole ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    The Rolling Stones' Exile On Main Street turns 40

    By the spring of 1971, the heroes of the '60s were dropping like flies. The Beatles had broken up, Angela Davis and Timothy Leary were on the run, and meanwhile everyone in California was becoming born again Christians. The previous autumn, Jimi Hendrix asphyxiated on half-digested sleeping pills an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    U2's The Joshua Tree turns 25

    It's difficult to imagine, but U2 used to be cool. Not just cool, but one of the most innovative, inspiring and mysterious bands of their generation. The group challenged the sounds, look and emotional resonance of rock music, forever redirecting the cultural stream for good or ill. Today, while man ... More >>

  • Music

    February 23, 2012


    Tuesday, February 28, Fillmore Auditorium, 303-830-8497. 

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Sounds of Blackness: Jimi Hendrix

    Jimi Hendrix is widely considered to be the greatest electric guitarist in history. Before being gifted with a guitar at the age of fifteen, Hendrix used a broom stick in place of the instrument that would later become his most beloved method of communication. Born Johnny Allen Hendrix in November 1 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2012

    The Rolling Stones' Between the Buttons turns 45 today

    ​ "Nineteen sixty-seven was a watershed year," Keith Richards writes in his recently released autobiography, Life. "It was the year the seams gave way. There was a tension in the air. There was that feeling that trouble was coming -- which it did."

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2011

    Summer season suck: The 6 worst movies Hollywood crapped out this year

    Spoiler alert: This is one of them.​We generally try not to let our hipster cynicism and pessimism override us here at Show and Tell, but there's no way around the truth of hindsight. Now that it's September, and the official Summer movie season is over, we know: The tentpole Summer movies of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Elephant Revival, Nicki Minaj this week's top sellers at Albums, Twist and Independent

    ​In-stores last week by Elephant Revival might have helped the Nederland quintet grab the top spots at Albums and Twist, with its latest effort, Break in the Clouds, released last month on Ruff Shod Records (the indie imprint headed by Chad Stokes of State Radio and Dispatch). Nicki Minaj's Pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Local filmmakers and local films galore at EFPalooza, starting tonight

    SO MUCH PALOOZA!​Today is a good day for local films -- like, a ridiculously good day. On top of the Adventure Film Festival starting today in Boulder and tonight's one-time screening of the locally shot Our Good Friend, Jesus Christ, this evening marks the opening of EFPalooza, the Emerging F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2010

    The Knew bangs out three new songs over a weekend

    ​If the emphasis on Pulpería (released just a few months ago) was precision, then the focus on the band's new Before it Ends 7-inch was speed. "Pulpería took about six months start to finish," says drummer Patrick Bowden. "So long that we ended up writing a few songs during the tail end of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2010

    Ozzy Osbourne and ten other old dudes who should just hang it up already

    Like so many new albums from old dudes, it's not that Ozzy Osbourne's Scream, which was released today, is not good, per se -- it's that it's not needed. While Osbourne's new effort updates his shtick a bit -- it sounds like he's been listening to a long of Norwegian opera-metal and possibly some ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 20, 2007


    Troy Guard’s left, but his crew keeps things cooking.

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2007

    David Holthouse Turns Up in Rolling Stone

    Former Westword writer David Holthouse (he of the famous "Stalking the Bogeyman" saga) made his debut in Rolling Stone this week (the one with Johnny Depp and Keith Richards on the cover), writing about Shirley Q. Liquor, a gay white man who puts on blackface and performs as a boozing welfare mother ... More >>

  • Music

    April 19, 2007

    In the Flesh

    The secret to Keith Richards's seeming immortality.

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    February 27, 2007
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    February 27, 2007
  • News

    October 12, 2006

    Rocket Man

    David Grinspoon is popularizing science, one alien joke at a time.

  • Music

    August 17, 2006

    Buddy Plan

    Blues master Buddy Guy searches for a place in today's music industry.

  • Film

    July 6, 2006

    Fools' Gold

    The Pirates are back, and they're out to ransack your wallet.

  • Music

    September 29, 2005

    Buddy Guy

    Monday, October 3, Boulder Theater, 303-786-7030.

  • Music

    August 18, 2005


    Friday, August 19, Dulcinea's 100th Monkey, 303-832-3601; Saturday, August 20, Quixote's True Blue, 303-297-1772.

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    April 7, 2005
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    April 22, 2004
  • People & Places

    March 25, 2004

    Best Scandal -- Media

    G. Brown pays homage one time too many

  • Music

    January 29, 2004


    Despite drugs, demons and an ever-revolving cast, the Brian Jonestown Massacre refuses to go gently into the night.

  • Film

    July 10, 2003

    Reduced-Salt Dogs

    In the slick and handsome Pirates of the Caribbean, more is somehow less.

  • Music

    November 8, 2001

    Various Artists

    Timeless (Lost Highway)

  • Calendar

    August 30, 2001

    Mystic Muses

    Musical shamans keep the flame alive during a rare visit to Denver.

  • Music

    July 12, 2001

    Missy Elliott

    Miss E...So Addictive (The Gold Mind/Elektra)

  • Music

    December 7, 2000


    Hemi Cuda's new CD is thick and tasty.

  • Music

    March 9, 2000

    Tommy Womack


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    February 18, 1999
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    February 11, 1999
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    August 20, 1998
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    July 9, 1998
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    May 28, 1998
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    April 23, 1998

    Rock of Ages

    An Aerosmith concert begs the question: If rock and roll is rebellious, why do your mom and dad like it, too?

  • Music

    December 25, 1997

    And the Winners Are ...

    Handing out the trophies for 1997's best albums.

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    January 4, 1995



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    November 9, 1994
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    July 13, 1994
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