Nate Mendel

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    Blair Shehan of the Jealous Sound: "Anything else didn't feel like the right suit to put on"

    The Jealous Sound (playing tonight at the Marquis Theater) came together when former Knapsack guitarist and singer Blair Shehan got together with some of his friends who had also been members of melodic punk bands of the '90s, including Padro Benito of Sunday's Best, John McGinnis of Neither Trump ... More >>

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    September 17, 2009
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    June 23, 2009

    Sunny Day Real Estate reunion tour hits Denver this September

    By now you've probably heard that Sunny Day Real Estate, one of my all-time favorite bands and an act whose influence can not be overstated, is reuniting and heading out on the road for twenty dates with the original line-up. We just received word that the tour, which kicks off on September 17 in Va ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2008

    Live Review: Foo Fighters and Year Long Disaster at Red Rocks

    Photo: Aaron Thackeray Dave Grohl doing what he does best. Foo Fighters, with Year Long Disaster September 8, 2008 Red Rocks Earlier this summer, in a review of KTCL's Big Gig, I confessed to having underrated the Offspring simply because the band's been so damned consistent and reliable for so ... More >>

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    June 24, 2008

    Rock Band: Denver Dream Team

    So Jason Hayes from the Last Seen and I were standing around smoking outside the Atomic Cowboy this past Friday night before the Fluid show, when he presented me with a hypothetical proposition: If I were to form and front a band right now and could choose any musicians in town to play with, what wo ... More >>

  • Music

    November 2, 2006

    Jeremy Enigk

    Saturday, November 4, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.

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    June 3, 2004

    Rain Men

    Don't let the downpour fool you. Aveo's clever pop is far from overcast.

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    October 2, 2003

    Critic's Choice

    The Fire Theft

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    October 8, 1998

    Bring Back That Sunny Day

    After a three-year hiatus, Sunny Day Real Estate is in business again.