Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week: In concert news, this August, Christie Front Drive is getting back together once again for old time's sake at the Larimer Lounge and Stiff Little Fingers are stopping by the Summit Music Hall. On local radio, Wheelchair Sports Camp, Mesita, Pacif ... More >>
In 1994, Westword published its eleventh Best of Denver issue, a celebration of the city that saluted everything from Best Italian Restaurant (the brand-new Carmine’s on Penn) to Best Makeover (the renovated Herb’s Hideout) to Best New Arts Venue (the Bug, on Navajo Street) to Best News for Blue ... More >>
John William Davis
We built this city on rock and roll.
The last gulp.
John Davis's vision of American roots music is wet, mean, dirty -- and downright brilliant.
From blues to kiddie core, the year 2001 was an odyssey in local music. Backbeat writers remember the best.
April 15-21, 1999
March 11 - 17, 1999
Blues singer-songwriter Mary Flower is back in season.
David Honeyboy Edwards wrote the book on blues in the twentieth century.
April 16 - 22, 1998
Feb. 5-11, 1998
Cephas & Wiggins are keeping a blues tradition alive.