The shows continue, as always. Peelander-Z, which does crowd participation better than anyone on the planet, is in town on Wednesday. You have a chance to check out good-time local Pizza Time tonight at Larmier Lounge, or you can head to Boulder for Kate Nash. It's OK if you're staying in tonight. ... More >>
Hanna Raskin, formerly the food critic for two of our sister papers, just published Yelp Help: How to Write Great Online Restaurant Reviews. The book's a how-to guide for contributors to sites such as our own Voice Places, where you can weigh in with your opinions of local restaurants. We asked her ... More >>
I don't know about you, but I'm a little surprised by the assumption that Americans can't take the heat. In this week's review of Mali Thai Cuisine, general manager Alex Tongbua didn't come right out and say it, but he did soft-shoe around the point by noting that "American people, some never eat Th ... More >>
This week, Gretchen Kurtz tried to beat the heat at Mali Thai Cuisine, Jason Lebeau of Coohills spoke with Lori Midson about the science of baking, and Mark Antonation rushed up Federal Boulevard to New Saigon Bakery & Deli for the banh mi before the place closed for the day. There was lots of add ... More >>
Danielle LiretteFor years, much of what was sold as coffee was so light, sweet and flavored, it had little relation to the actual drink. But now the trend is moving in the other direction, with craft baristas letting the inner bean shine through, pouring strong black coffee never to be sullied with ... More >>
Thursday, September 27, Ogden Theatre, 888-929-7849.
It's officially fall now, according to the calendar -- and, well, the thermometer -- but that doesn't mean things have cooled down here in the Mile High City. While most of the shows have moved indoors, there's still plenty to choose from, including Rise Against at the Fillmore tonight and tomorrow ... More >>
Williams.Last December, Senator Suzanne Williams was involved in a crash in Texas that killed Brianna Gomez, who was pregnant. Last month, a grand jury declined to indict Williams, who currently faces three tickets in the incident, even though a Texas Highway Patrol report on view below recom ... More >>
We just glimpsed the lineup for the sixth annual Yonder Mountain String Band's sixth annual Harvest Music Festival -- taking place Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16 at Mulberry Mountain in Arkansas (site of this weekend's Wakarusa Festival) -- and let's just say it may make you ... More >>
Kentaro MuraiLust-Cats of the Gutters in Moscow, IdahoThere is something really awesome about being able to wake up and look at a day and think, I'm probably going to be in at least two states during the course of the next 24 hours. This is the epitome of what tour feels like, when it's going well, ... More >>
Colorado State Senator and Majority Caucus Chair Suzanne Williams was driving her Honda CR-V near the Texas panhandle town of Channing on Sunday night when she swerved into oncoming traffic and collided head on with a GMC Yukon. Thirty-year-old Brianna Michelle Gomez, who was seven months pre ... More >>
Update: Full schedule for all three days posted after the jump.Original Post (07/08/09): All right, just when you think we've reached critical mass in terms of summer music festivals comes word of yet another brand new one. This one's totally worth checking out if you're a dyed-in-the-wool, unapolog ... More >>
When I first met Steve Shoppman and Steve Bouey more than two years ago, their plan sounded a little crazy. The longtime roommates and adventure lovers had read a 1967 memoir called Who Needs a Road?, about a road trip all the way around the world, and they decided to repeat the journey -- a story t ... More >>
The Breckenridge Massive Beer Festival makes people smile.
The January 11 Denver Post travel section included a Los Angeles Times story on Nick's Cove, a "chic, eccentric hideaway" an hour north of San Francisco -- but one with a significant Denver connection. Turns out the chef de cuisine at Nick's is none other than Adam Mali, the Montecito che ... More >>
While swearing, mistimed streamers and the occasional smoke bomb may be enough to upset a few spectators at Dickâ€™s Sporting Goods Park -- see our August 7 feature story on Colorado Rapids fans for more on that -- this kind of behavior pales in comparison to what is exhibited by soccer fans around ... More >>
Friday, January 25, Boulder Theater, Boulder, 303-786-7030; Saturday, January, 26, Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom, 303-297-1772.
Frasca is famous so why is its chef doing an infomercial?
You have to crack a few eggs to make a Denver omelet.
Alimata ran a long way from the Ivory Coast, and now she can rest her heels here permanently.
Adam Malis peachy-keen idea.
This “festival film” puts globalization on trial.
Chef Adam Mali has mastered the art of California cuisine.
Andrew Whiteman creates a whole new Scene.
The greening of Bradford Heap.
Okay, so the last place I ever expected to find a fantastic sandwich was at Montecito -- the new restaurant from the Master family, open since December at 1120 East Sixth Avenue. Some great fish? Yes. Great apps? Absolutely -- and constantly being tinkered with by chef Adam Mali. And I knew the ... More >>
The fate of Alimata, whose story was part of a 2005 Westword profile of immigration attorney Lilian Shea (pictured), is up in the air for at least another year. A former high school philosophy teacher and published novelist, Alimata is from the Ivory Coast. She is of the Dioula class, and after a c ... More >>
Friday, April 8, Daniels Hall, Swallow Hill, 303-777-1003.
Colorado Ballet's Don Quixote rides again
TangoMujer puts women in the spotlight
The legend of Sundiata uplifts both director and audience.
A trip to Mali spawns a cultural fusion for a Boulder dance troupe.
West African groups find ways to spread the music and dance.
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August 5 - 11, 1999