Strange Powers moved back to the Mile High City from Austin last fall. Austin, he says, is not all it's cracked up to be. And besides that, he missed the Queen City, the place where he grew up, and where, given the choice, he prefers to hang his hat (know the feeling, Strange). Anyhow, dud ... More >>
Lulu DevilWith the release of its Spring EP this past April, Houses has quickly become one of Denver's most exciting bands, both live and on record. If there's any outfit that personifies the exuberance and exhilaration of living in the Mile High City, it's Houses. So it's fitting then that the g ... More >>
After six years in Portland, the Minders revisit the city that put their pop on the map.
There are a million slogans in the naked city. We don't need any of them.
From blues to kiddie core, the year 2001 was an odyssey in local music. Backbeat writers remember the best.