Kim Deal

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    September 8, 2014

    The Breeders - Summit Music Hall - September 5, 2014

    Siblings are the best. Siblings are people who understand your weirdness because they too, are usually a product of the same upbringing. They are often the only people to agree with you when the rest of the world seems not to. They are also often the best partners in both crime and art. Friday night ... More >>

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    April 15, 2014

    How Hole shaped what I know about rock & roll and sexuality

    Everyone loves "Doll Parts." At least that's the song the comes up any time I speak about Hole to a non-Hole fan. I'm not complaining. "Doll Parts" is arguably a better point of reference for the band than the other common conversation piece regarding Hole, which is the comment that Courtney Love is ... More >>

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    July 11, 2013

    Fingers of the Sun

    Hot Congress

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    June 13, 2012
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    August 4, 2011

    MTV's 120 Minutes changed my life

    ​There is a point at which, I think, we all start to discover music on our own. I was around twelve or thirteen when the shift from pre-teen radio sex jams to discovering albums I would fawn over (and eventually learn to play) occurred. Up to then, I was listening to music that I loved, but it ... More >>

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    November 17, 2009

    Last Night: Pixies at Fillmore Auditorium

    Aaron Thackeray​PixiesFillmore AuditoriumMonday, November 16, 2009See more photos on the slideshow page.Better than: having whores in your head.  About six decades before the Pixies released their watershed album Doolittle in 1989, Salvador Dali and Luis Bunuel teamed up to make a sixtee ... More >>

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    November 17, 2009

    Last Night: Pixies at the Fillmore Auditorium (bonus review)

    For those with tickets to tonight's Pixies show, here's a bonus review with another perspective, to give you a clear idea of exactly what to expect this evening. If you haven't already check out Jon Solomon's review.Adam Perry​PixiesFillmore AuditoriumMonday, November 16, 2009Better than: having w ... More >>

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    September 9, 2009

    Pixies, Bob Dylan, Yonder Mountain String Band shows announced

    ​As we reported in July, the Pixies will visit the Fillmore Auditorium Monday, November 16 as part of a nine-city US tour celebrating the twentieth anniversary of act's 1989 watershed album Doolittle. The original line-up of Black Francis, Kim Deal, Joey Santiago and David Lovering will play Dooli ... More >>

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    May 13, 2009

    Last Night: Ghost Buffalo at 3 Kings Tavern

    Ghost Buffalo, one last time as seen through the lens of Jon SolomonGhost Buffalo, Eyes and Ears, Brian Hartley, Sonic Vomit Tuesday, May 12, 2009 3 Kings Tavern Better than: The death of a person -- that just sucks. Out of the death of a band, at least there came a great show The night was bitters ... More >>

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    May 29, 2008

    Last Night…the Breeders and the Montana Boys @ the Ogden Theatre

    The Breeders and the Montana Boys Wednesday, May 28, 2008 The Ogden Theatre, Denver Better Than: The last two times that the Pixies played live in Denver. The show started early, so I missed the entire Montana Boys set, even though I made it to the Ogden by 8:30. They sure do run a tight ship aroun ... More >>

  • Music

    December 8, 2005

    Dandy Man

    The Dandy Warhols' Courtney Taylor-Taylor wanders through celebreality.

  • Home Entertainment

    October 6, 2005
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    May 5, 2005

    The Brunettes

    Tuesday, May 10, Fillmore Auditorium, 303-830-8497.

  • Music

    September 30, 2004

    Happy Together

    The Pixies are reunited, and it feels so good.

  • Music

    September 4, 2003

    Frank Black and the Catholics

    Show Me Your Tears (spinART)

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    That's a Wrap-Up

    Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.

  • Music

    October 3, 2002

    Critic's Choice

    Seana Carmody

  • Music

    February 21, 2002
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    February 17, 2000

    Takako Minekawa

    (Emperor Norton)

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    January 21, 1999
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    September 10, 1998
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    July 25, 1996

    Deal With It

    For Kelley Deal, a drug bust wasn't the end, but a new beginning.

  • Music

    April 18, 1996
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    April 4, 1996

    Running on Fumes

    Seven years down the road, the members of Gas Huffer are breathing easier.

  • Music

    April 5, 1995