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  • Blogs

    February 24, 2014

    The best concerts in Denver this week

    FRI | PENTAGRAM at SUMMIT MUSIC HALL | 2/28/14 If you've seen Last Days Here, you're familiar with the frustrating tale of Pentagram. Formed in Virginia in the early '70s, the pioneering psychedelic metal band should have, by all accounts, realized massive worldwide fame. Instead, success evaded the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    The five best jazz shows in Denver in November

    SAT & SUN | HOUSTON PERSON at DAZZLE | 11/30-12/1 While tenor saxophonist Houston Person, who turns 78 on November 10, has recorded a number of soul jazz albums under his own name since the mid '60s, he's also played on platters by Horace Silver, Eddie Harris, Cedar Walton, Charles Brown and Lena Ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2013

    Photos: Construction alerts on Colorado highways this summer and beyond

    We've all experienced the excitement of hitting the road for a much-deserved trip into the high country, followed swiftly by the disappointment of getting stuck in a traffic jam as a result of endless construction delays. To help drivers avoid such nightmares, the Colorado Department of Transportati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    The five best jazz shows in Denver this May

    FIVE POINTS JAZZ FESTIVAL @ FIVE POINTS | SAT, 5/11/13 Since starting a decade ago, the Five Points Jazz Festival has been celebrating the music, culture and history of Denver's historic Five Points neighborhood by highlighting local jazz acts. Acts on the main stage of this year's festival include ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    Top ten hemp legends: Which myths are true -- and which went up in smoke?

    Did Henry Ford really make a car out of hemp? Was the Declaration of Independence written on hemp paper? Did Abraham Lincoln use hemp oil in his lamps? The hemp plant, a variety of Cannabis sativa that's the subject of this week's cover story "Green Acres," is steeped in lore. Some hemp legends ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    The five best jazz shows in Denver this month

    We've got another great month of jazz on tap for January with a number of great shows, including saxophonist Joe Lovano and pianist Freddy Cole (Nat "King" Cole's brother), who will be at Dazzle for two-nights, as well as dates from the Uri Caine Trio, the Latin Jazz All Stars and Greg Garrison, who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    The five best jazz shows in Denver this month

    Like fans of pretty much every other genre in this town, the jazz connoisseurs here are spoiled with a steady stream of great shows. In the past few months, we've been treated to shows from the likes of Esperanza Spalding, Ron Carter, the Bad Plus, the Vijay Iyer Trio, Keith Oxman and David Torn, am ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    Coady Willis on playing parties with projectile vomiting and people jumping out of windows

    Coady Willis and Jared Warren formed Big Business in the wake of break ups by the Whip and Dead Low Tide. Prior to that, the two had been in a number of noteworthy -- even legendary in some circles -- Pacific Northwest bands like Karp and the Murder City Devils, groups that essentially helped to def ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2012

    Artists take their easels outdoors for the Denver Plein Air Arts Fest

    Paint the town! Local artists registered in the Denver Plein Air Arts Fest have been taking their talents to the streets -- and the foothills -- painting locations around town.The artists "set up an easel and then they have to paint what they see and they have to finish the piece in one standing," s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Forty new restaurants are participating in Denver Restaurant Week -- and we've got the sneak-peak list

    ​The entire list of restaurants participating in Denver Restaurant Week (or weeks, since the dates for Denver's best deals on meals actually stretch from February 26 through March 11) goes live today at the stroke of noon, but even before those restaurants are revealed, we've got the scoop on ... More >>

  • Music

    September 30, 2010

    John Abercrombie Quartet

    Tuesday, October 5, Mount Vernon Country Club, 303-526-0616.

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Brandon Flowers, Rob Halford, the Judds shows announced

    ​The Killers' frontman Brandon Flowers is hitting the road this fall in support of his solo debut, Flamingo, which hits stores today on Island. He'll be at the Ogden Theatre on Thursday, November 18. Tickets ($30) go on sale Saturday, September 18 at 10 a.m. Another frontman heading out on t ... More >>

  • Summer Guide

    June 12, 2008
  • Culture

    June 12, 2008
  • Calendar

    January 17, 2008

    Getting Jazzed

    The renowned Jerry González sounds off.

  • Calendar

    July 27, 2006

    Flower Power

    Tour the City Beautiful with Denver Parks and Recreation.

  • Calendar

    April 6, 2006
  • Film

    June 30, 2005

    You So Lazy

    Martin Lawrence in a crappy kid movie? Whassup with that?

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Calendar

    April 8, 2004

    Tapping Creativity

    Female dancers click into gear

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2003
  • Culture

    August 7, 2003

    Jetsons in Jeffco

    A dream of the future from the past still looks great right now.

  • News

    February 14, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of February 14, 2002

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Something in the Air

    Lookout Mountain is a hot spot in the battle over broadcast emissions.

  • News

    June 10, 1999

    Nothin' but Net

    The NBA tournament begins this week, but the players in the Denver County Jail have their own championship to worry about.

  • Calendar

    May 20, 1999

    Night & Day

    May 20 - 26, 1999

  • Calendar

    February 11, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 11 - 17, 1999

  • Music

    November 5, 1998
  • News

    September 3, 1998

    To the Manner Born

    Who rules children's etiquette with impeccable manners and an iron fist? Linda Hill, of course. But you may call her Miss Hill.

  • Calendar

    August 27, 1998

    Night & Day

    August 27 - September 2, 1998

  • Music

    July 30, 1998
  • Music

    February 26, 1998
  • Culture

    September 25, 1997
  • News

    June 12, 1997

    Mr. Wellington, I Presume?

    Denver's mayor plans an international summit, with a little help from his friends.

  • Calendar

    March 6, 1997
  • Music

    April 11, 1996
  • Music

    March 28, 1996
  • News

    March 7, 1996

    Fur Fight

    Colorado trappers are having a bad snare day.

  • Calendar

    January 24, 1996
  • Music

    September 13, 1995
  • Calendar

    September 21, 1994
  • Music

    August 31, 1994

    DANNY BOY

    THE FEW UPS AND MANY DOWNS OF GUITAR MASTER DANNY GATTON.

  • Calendar

    March 23, 1994
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