Neil McIntyre

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    The Que Pastas' new video for "Mr. Butterfly" is kid-tested, mom approved

    ​Weird Turn Prose may be the name of Gene Davis's main band, but it's also a pretty fitting description for the music he's been making lately with a group called the Que Pastas -- well, not weird so much as unexpected. When Davis interned here a few years ago before moving on to the Denver Dai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    Selko's a beatmaker who thrives in the shadows

    ​ You may not have heard much about Selko, and there's a good reason for that. With the exception of some occasional tweets and the placement of his ninja stickers around town, he's kept a relatively low profile. Tomorrow night at Herman's Hideaway (with Yo, Flaco!, the Dendrites, Gamerlife a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Win tickets to see Kurtis Blow tomorrow night

    ​Last time we checked in with Neil McIntyre, he had just realized a dream of trading verses with Kurtis Blow, a bona fied hip-hop legend if there ever was one, on a Littleleague track called "Magic Words." Tomorrow night at Cleo Parker Robinson, McIntyre will be get to perform alongside the re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2009

    Week in Review: 2/2/09 - 2/6/09)

    Undoubtedly, the biggest news this week was word that Jim Dalton had been asked to join Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, replacing his friend, departing guitarist Steve Larson. This was also the week that the Fray's new album hit stores, which made for a great photo opportunity for Locals Only host, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Neil McIntyre collabs with Kurtis Blow

    It was all a dream. I used to read Word Up magazine... Right about now, Neil McIntyre can relate to the sentiments in the opening lines of "Juicy," as Biggie Smalls reflects on the framers/heroes that came before him. McIntyre, we just found out, traded verses with rap legend Kurtis Blow on a brand- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    Friday Rap-Up: Showcase Hip-Hop History, Grandmaster Flash, Nas, Eminem and LL Cool J

    LOCALS ONLY With Westword’s Music Showcase going down this weekend, let’s take a quick look at what the last five hip-hop winners have been up to the last five years: The Pirate Signal (Yonnas and DJ A-What) who won in 2007, has just released its new mixtape The PS Pt. II: Of Gods and Gangster ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008

    Littleague Makes Hip-Hop Safe for Kids

    Grown-up hip-hop has lost its luster for Neil McIntyre.

  • Music

    October 26, 2006

    California Dreaming

    Yo, Flaco! says goodbye to Denver.

  • Music

    June 29, 2006

    And the Winners Are...

    Feeling the love at the Westword Music Showcase Awards.

  • Music

    June 15, 2006

    Westword Music Showcase 2006

    Be there or be square!

  • News

    June 23, 2005
  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    The Beatdown

    South by So What? Not this year, thanks to Vaux and other Denver bands.

  • Music

    December 23, 2004

    Moovers and Shakers

    In 2004, Mootown's best and brightest gave us something to write home about.

  • Music

    April 29, 2004

    The Beatdown

    Amazing what can be done with two turntables and a microphone.

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2004
  • Music

    November 6, 2003

    The Beatdown

    The Rock In' Freak Fest was all that -- and more.

  • Music

    June 22, 2000

    Good Time Gang

    Yo, Flaco! was recently named the best unsigned band in America. They couldn't be happier.