Denver blog posts have class. At our Backbeat blog, Tom Murphy chats with Thurston Moore, the Sonic Youth legend who's spent four years' worth of summers teaching at Boulder's Naropa Institute. At Denver Stiffs, Nate Timmons notes that the Nuggets' Kenneth Faried is now officially a finalist for t ... More >>
Ever since controversial KHOW talk-show host Peter Boyles was forced out after an incident with his longtime producer, his many fans have hoped for more info about what happened. Unfortunately, neither Boyles nor station execs are talking. Prior to his sacking, though, Boyles was hardly known for hi ... More >>
A.H. GoldsteinAchille LauroUMS on S. BROADWAY | 07/23-24/11I started out Saturday with the Yes We Cans' appearance at Moe's Barbecue at 3 p.m., a staid set that seemed to reflect the early hour of the gig. With ballads composed of minor chords and heavily reverbed guitar effects, the Colorado ... More >>
Large photos below.Face lifts get a bad rap thanks to people like Kenny Rogers, who regularly appears on lists of horrific, shield-your-eyes worst plastic surgery disasters. But KHOW talk-show host Peter Boyles emerged from the process as an extremely satisfied booster of the procedure. "I r ... More >>
7.30.07 Rockhampton, Australia Tropic of Capricorn PBC, I split the first two weeks in this country between Sydney and Melbourne, trying to erase the image of Foo the Saigon security guard and his red Thermos from my mind while also trying to locate the fabled Australian "spirit." This spirit was ... More >>
Thursday, September 14, CityLights Pavilion, 303-830-8497.
Monday, September 19, Pepsi Center, 303-830-8497.
The Colorado State Fair whirls again.
A tired Parallel Lives dwells too much on the past to be funny.
Legendary is relative, especially when it comes to the Amercan Music Auditions.
The tent goes up at CityLights — and so do the expectations.
All bets are off at the Kitchens of the World Action Buffet.
Colorado ski resorts look to folkie Jim Salestrom for a musical lift.
Greeley Independence Stampede
The Grass Is Blue
Celebrity drummer Ginger Baker prepares to leave Colorado. Will he be gone for good?
Beatles producer George Martin tries to pass along the wisdom of the ages.
Pinning down Wyclef Jean, one of hip-hop's hottest commodities.
Before you declare yourself a Grammy expert, let Backbeat test your skills.