Mr. Lif

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2014

    Skrillex, Robert Plant, Dillon Francis Shows on Sale This Week

    As part of his 27-date 2014 American fall tour, Skrillex headlines CU's Balch Fieldhouse on Wednesday, October 15 with GTA, Nadastrom and Alesia on the bill as well. Early bird tickets ($40, available while supplies last) and general admission seats ($50) go on sale Friday, August 15 at 10 a.m. Ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    George Strait & Reba, Sleigh Bells, Cypress Hill shows announced. Tix on sale this weekend.

    ​Country superstars George Strait and Reba McEntire have sold close to 125 million records. combined. In his career, which spans more than three decades, Strait has had more number-one singles than Elvis, and his latest effort, Twang, debuted at the number-one slot on Billboard's Top Country A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Billy Joel & Elton John, Bebel Gilberto, Imogen Heap shows announced

    ​Billy Joel and Elton John, both legendary pop singers and pianists, have been on their Face 2 Face tour since March will visit the Pepsi Center Sunday, November 22. After opening the show with a series of duets, each playing pianos and trading vocals, Joel and John will play sets with their own b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2008

    This Just In 12/11-12/17/08

    The Pretenders visit the Paramount Theater Feb. 24.  The Paramount Theatre announced some stellar shows this week, including the Pretenders show on February 24 and jazz heavyweights Chick Corea and John McLaughlin teaming up with Kenny Garrett, Christian McBride and Vinny Colaiuta on March 25. ... More >>

  • Music

    September 6, 2007

    Sound Tribe Sector 9 Kicks Out the Jams

    This quintet’s quirky brand of high-tech spontaneity resists categorization.

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2007
  • Music

    July 27, 2006

    Mo' Substance

    Mr. Lif's thought-provoking rhymes take you back in time.

  • Music

    July 20, 2006

    Cut Chemist

    The Audience¹s Listening (Warner Bros.)

  • Music

    April 28, 2005

    Conversation Peace

    The Perceptionists are holding out for a better tomorrow.

  • Music

    December 4, 2003

    Rock Steady

    Don't call Aesop Rock the savior of hip-hop. He's just trying to be original.

  • Music

    September 25, 2003

    Critic's Choice


  • Music

    June 12, 2003

    Mercy Mercy Me

    MURS is already a legend. Now if he can just get folks to stop thinking of him as the new guy.

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    January 23, 2003
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    December 26, 2002

    That's a Wrap-Up

    Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.