Kyuss (Band)

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    The ten best stoner metal bands

    No other musical genre (aside from reggae) has a stronger connection to the cannabis lifestyle than heavy metal, hence the term 'stoner metal.' But of course, this term describes a subgenre that can encompass different types of metal music and mean different things to different folks; whether you'r ... More >>

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    November 28, 2013

    Giving thanks for Blues for the Red Sun by Kyuss

    In what's now become an annual tradition for us, we asked a few members of Team Backbeat to take time to reflect on the albums they're thankful for this Thanksgiving. Kyuss isn't a band to listen to through on headphones. Ideally, you blast them on a warm, vintage stereo system, or through your c ... More >>

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    April 4, 2013
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    January 7, 2013

    The five best concerts in Denver this week

    Maybe it's just because we're claustrophobic and get all sorts of anxious being pressed in by tight crowds, but the thought of being trampled seems more than a little unnerving, which is precisely why we always avoid Black Friday. But being trampled by turtles, on the other hand, well, now that just ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2013

    Mondo Generator

    Tuesday, January 8, Marquis Theater, 866-468-7621.

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    August 2, 2012

    How fighting in bars and two subdural hematomas led to the Angry Hand of God

    See Also: Angry Hand of God at Bender's Tavern, 8/2/12 Angry Hand of God started in 2008 as a band inspired by the kind of slow, crushing, psychedelic metal that ran through most of the stoner rock bands at the time. Only this band has really strong riffs that have propelled it from the dark sludge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Low Gravity: "You have to create a desire for people to be there."

    Low Gravity (hosting its dual CD release party tomorrow night at 3 Kings Tavern with Jaded Poet) got together in the summer of 2009 when Jess Ellis -- who used to play in the noteworthy, and unconventionally literary, sludge metal band the Nod, as well as Half of Zero -- started jamming with Austin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Weekend's best live music bets: Sleigh Bells, Cults, Heartless Bastards and more

    TGIF! You've worked hard all week, now it's time to coast into weekend. Plenty of great music on tap to help you unwind -- or get wound-up, as the case may be. Tonight at the Ogden, Sleigh Bells assaults the senses, Mojo Nixon kicks off a two-night stand at the Lion's Lair, JJ Grey and Mofro get the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Wait, so Dave Grohl doesn't hate dance music? Evidently not.

    So Dave Grohl, through his peeps at Nasty Little Man, just clarified the seemingly incendiary remarks he made during his acceptance speech at the Grammy Awards last weekend when he was picking up his Gramophone trophy. Turns out, as suspected, he wasn't ripping on dance music specifically, his com ... More >>

  • Music

    March 24, 2011

    St. Vitus

    Tuesday, March 29, Summit Music Hall, 1-866-468-7621.

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    February 18, 2010

    Nick Oliveri

    Friday, February 19, 3 Kings Tavern, 303-777-7352.

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    November 23, 2009

    Them Crooked Vultures top seller at Twist and Shout

    ​Them Crooked Vultures, the supergroup that features drummer Dave Grohl (Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age), guitarist/singer John Homme (Queens of the Stone Age, Kyuss) and bassist John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin), grabbed the top spot at Twist & Shout with their self-titled debut, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2008

    Live Review: The Melvins, Big Business and Secret Chiefs 3

    Photo: Tom Murphy The Melvins' King Buzzo The Melvins, Secret Chiefs 3 and Big Business Thursday, July 31, 2008 Ogden Theater Better Than: Almost every heavy rock show I’ve ever seen. Maybe it was just the right day, or maybe the Melvins’ crowd is a cut above most, but I expected the show to ... More >>

  • Music

    July 27, 2000

    Queens of the Stone Age

    Rated R
    (Interscope Records)