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  • Blogs

    July 28, 2014

    Patio of the Week: Play People-Watching Bingo at Paramount Cafe

    People watching is more than just a way to pass time while sipping drinks; it's a form of entertainment, a game even -- if done right. One of the benefits of public patio lounging is people watching -- but you have to choose the right location to get a quality voyeuristic experience. My favorite is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2013

    Wine, beer and more fun on tap this weekend

    The Lowry Beer Garden, 7577 East Academy Boulevard, has partnered with three Colorado craft breweries for a series of Oktoberfest festivities. The first begins today and runs through Saturday, September 14; Prost Brewing will be taking over the taps from 6:30 to 10 p.m., and there will be live music ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 12, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 10, 2013

    Ten patios for cocktails and conversation this summer

    It's no secret that in Colorado, we're graced with a ton of sunshine -- so much, in fact, that we brag about it (300 whole days of sunshine a year, if you just moved here last week and haven't heard). In honor of our great weather and equally boast-worthy bar-and-restaurant scene -- as well as a the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2013

    Nine Inch Nails' Denver date (well, Broomfield) at 1STBANK Center, Wednesday, November 13

    After a successful tour with How to Destroy Angels, which made a stop at the Paramount Theatre this past April, Trent Reznor has put the paddles to Nine Inch Nails, and is preparing to hit the road. Yesterday, "Came Back Haunted," a track from NIN's forthcoming album, Hesitation Marks, due out on Se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    How to Destroy Angels at Paramount, 4/21/13

    HOW TO DESTROY ANGELS @ PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 4/21/13 If you came into the Paramount Theatre last night halfway through How to Destroy Angels' first show in Denver, don't worry: It was the same as the first half. Trent Reznor's new post-industrial-electro-goth-whatever project, expertly executed and s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2013

    Reader: Most papers have an editorial section; Westword has Lisa Frank's diary

    Dear Diary: Both Josiah Hesse and Bree Davies had tough weeks. Adam Carolla called Hesse an "asshole" from the stage of the Paramount because of an earlier interview Hesse had done with the comic; Bree got hit with snow because, well, because she lives in Colorado. And they both got a blizzard of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2012

    Jackson Browne at the Paramount, 11/15/12

    JACKSON BROWNE @ PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 11/15/12 Very early into his set at the Paramount last night, Jackson Browne thanked the capacity crowd for putting up with the video cameras stationed in the balcony, at the exits and on the stage. A live concert special for AXS TV was being filmed, Browne expl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2012

    Alanis Morissette at the Paramount, 10/10/12

    ALANIS MORISSETTE @ PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 10/10/12 When Alanis Morissette first appeared at the Paramount last night, she didn't walk so much as float onto the stage, as if delivered by an invisible chariot. With a backing band that seemed too exuberant to believe, the singer whipped her hair as she ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Photos: Behind the scenes at the landmark Paramount Theatre, artifacts from 1930

    In this week's Westword cover story, "It's a Mall World After All," we recognize the 30th anniversary of the 16th Street Mall by visiting some of the most important sites and looking back on its history in the heart of downtown Denver. As part of this effort, we took a tour of the landmark Paramount ... More >>

  • News

    October 4, 2012
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    August 7, 2012

    New Denver Concerts: Bruce Springsteen, Waka Flocka Flame, Chevelle and more

    See Also: - Gov't Mule two nights in September, Primus in November and more - The Who, New Order, the Script, Minus the Bear, Cursive lead this week's shows - Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Odd Future, Atmosphere and XX lead this week's shows - Afghan Whigs, Amanda Palmer, Aimee Mann and Seether lead t ... More >>

  • Film

    June 7, 2012
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    April 20, 2012

    Counting Crows at Paramount Theatre, 4/19/12

    COUNTING CROWS @ PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 04.19.12 See Also: (Photos) Counting Crows at Red Rocks 7/09 Let's start with a piece of information that Counting Crows' Adam Duritz didn't share with the audience until the very end of last night's show at the Paramount: He felt like shit. Seriously. He was s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Contest alert: Win two tickets to see "hero of sustainability" Michael Pollan tomorrow night at the Paramount

    He's been called a "hero of sustainability," his name appears on Time Magazine's 2010 list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, and his bestselling books, including the Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, have made him one of the high priests of practicing -- and preachi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    Urban Method and FACE coming to the Paramount Theatre

    Denver's all vocal hip-hop group Urban Method, who made it to the final three on NBC's The Sing-Off, and Boulder-based all vocal rock band FACE, who was on the show in 2009, team up for a night of a cappella at the Paramount on Saturday, February 25. Tickets ($15/$25) are on sale now.

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2011

    Review: Lucinda Williams at the Paramount Theatre, 11/12/11

    ​LUCINDA WILLIAMS at PARAMOUNT | 11/12/11About a halfway through Lucinda Williams' two-hour set on Saturday night, it felt somebody hit a switch at the Paramount Theatre and all the sudden the place was electrified. For the first hour, the crowd of mostly middle-aged folks sat fairly complacen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Review: Puscifer at the Paramount Theatre, 11/10/11

    ​PUSCIFER AT PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 11/10/11This was not Tool. If this point wasn't already clear to those familiar with Puscifer, it was driven home, when Maynard James Keenan appeared on stage dressed like Kenny Chesney, black cowboy hat and all, in front of a goddamn Airstream trailer and barb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2011

    The 10 best David Sedaris quotes from last night's lecture, presented free of context

    Image via​David Sedaris is a tiny man with a huge life. Truly, the man is pretty darn small, and though his voice sounds like that of a timid librarian, it packs a biting combination of charm and painful humor that's strong enough to ring through even the spaciousness of the Paramount. Last ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Win tickets to see Julian Casablancas tonight at the Ogden

    ​ For those not attending Jonsi's show at the Paramount this evening, Julian Casablancas, frontman of the Strokes, with whom we spoke with last week, is due the Ogden Theatre, where he be bringing his solo album Phrazes for the Young to life. How would you and a guest like to be our guests at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2010

    Dixons Downtown Grill: Show us your ticket stub, save on grub

    ​Hey, culture snobs: The next time you think about tossing your ticket stub to the tenth performance of Phantom, think twice. Dixons Downtown Grill, 1610 16th Street, is offering 20 percent off your tab (food only) every time you present a manager with a stub or ticket from the Denver Center ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2010

    This Just In: Nick Jonas cancels show tonight at Paramount Theatre

    ​Brace yourself: We just learned that Nick Jonas -- he of the Jonas Brothers fame -- has canceled his show this evening at the Paramount. Jonas is reportedly under the weather. If you purchased tix through TicketHorse on your credit card, you can sit tight. An automatic refund is headed your w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    This Just In: Rose Hill Drive to open for Jane's Addiction, second Nick Jonas show added

    ​After Boulder's Rose Hill Drive played Led Zeppelin II in its entirety at the Boulder Theater last New Year's Eve, the band took a year-long hiatus. The band members made quite a few announcements saying they needed some time off to re-focus. Even so, there was some speculation that the act had b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Over the Weekend: Boozing and boarding

    ​The Rail Jam took over Cap Hill, Metroboom partied for charity, Puscifer rocked the Paramount, and on it went. See photos from a busy weekend in Denver on the slideshow page, and read reviews of Puscifer and Sun Circle on the Backbeat blog.

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    Steely Dan, Mark Knopfler, Rob Zombie, Puscifer shows announced

    ​It's been an insanely busy week of concert announcements that run the gamut from King Kahn & BBQ Show and Melt-Banana, Wolfmother and Ghostland Observatory to Stone Temple Pilots, Insane Clown Posse and Kevin Smith (yep, Silent Bob himself will speak). Steely Dan fans might get a bit giddy to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    Today's Featured Event: Record-break at Film on the Rocks' World's Largest Music Lesson

    Paramount Pictures/Lucasfilm Join Henry and Indy Jones at Film on the Rocks.​Film on the Rocks is, hands down, my favorite summer film series in the area. First, there's the gorgeous view of the city from Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 18300 West Alameda Parkway in Morrison. Then there's all the a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    Barron Christian and the continuing disaster of Imagine That

    Turns out Denver has a much smaller role in Imagine That than we originally thought. As you may recall, three weeks worth of filming for the Eddie Murphy flick took place right here in our Mile High home. And although you can still see a helicopter shot of the city and catch a glimpse of Melo ta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2009

    Imagine That: Denver-filmed movie's flop seals fate of movie executives

    Eddie Murphy's "Imagine That" went down the tubes -- and so did the jobs of two Paramount executives. Just as Colorado is belatedly trying to become friendlier to Hollywood moviemakers via the re-establishment of the state's Office of Film, Television and Media, the most recent studio flick to be s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    DeVotchKa at the Paramount

    Photo: Gary Isaacs DeVotchKa, Quixotic Friday, Feb. 13 Paramount Theater Better than: Seeing one of Denver's most effusive and entrancing local acts in a stripped-down, sullen setting. Atmosphere can make a big difference.I've seen members of DeVotchKa play in various incarnations and in a wide var ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    The Westword.com blog shortcut, February 12 edition

    Welcome. Make yourself at home. Today in Cafe Society: • Arugula's big night in Boulder. • Our Weekly Bread: Mendelson's Greenwich Village. • Veggie Girl: Il Vicino. • The Sandwich Solution. Today in Backbeat Online: • An evening with Yes tonight at the Paramount is a no-go. • A time-l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2008

    Last Night...Return to Forever @ Paramount Theatre

    Slide show by Jon Solomon Return to Forever Tuesday, June 3, 2008 Paramount Theatre Better Than: Going back to the future. When it comes to chops, Lenny White, Chick Corea, Al Di Meola and Stanley Clarke are heavyweights. Just seeing one of these guys on his own would be a treat, but to see all fo ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 10, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 10, 2007

    Over the Weekend ... Iron & Wine, Nick Urata and Tom Hagerman of Devotchka

    Iron & Wine December 8, 2007 Paramount Theatre “Well, there’s good news and there’s bad news,” I say to Maggie as she comes out of the balcony bathroom at the Paramount. “The good news is that, according to this [computer-printed sign taped to the wall], Nick and Tom from DeVotchKa are op ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    August 30, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    June 8, 2006
  • Music

    September 15, 2005

    The Fray

    Friday, September 16, Paramount Theatre, 303-830-8497.

  • Calendar

    April 28, 2005

    Star Date

    Captain Kirk leads the charge at Starfest 2005.

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    Fortunate Son

    Sahara has no reason to exist -- until you see who made it.

  • Film

    December 9, 2004

    Flick Pick

    White Christmas

  • Music

    November 21, 2002

    Backwash

    Is he some kind of hypnotist? The Flaming Lips Wayne Coyne raises heck with Beck.

  • Music

    July 25, 2002

    Backwash

    David Barber comes out of his COMA.

  • Music

    May 16, 2002

    Backwash

    Behind the scenes at the Paramount Theatre

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Off Limits

    Things to do in Denver when it's dead

  • Culture

    February 8, 2001

    Boldly Going, Again

    Seeking closure, Robert Wise finally finishes Star Trek: The Motion Picture -- 22 years later

  • Music

    May 20, 1999

    Peace and Love, Nineties Style

    A Sixties icon becomes a weapon in Denver's promotion wars.

  • Music

    July 2, 1998

    Two Organs Are Better Than One

    Bob Castle has spent over fifty years making the Paramount Theatre's Wurlitzers sing.

  • Music

    October 24, 1996
  • Dining

    August 30, 1995
  • Film

    June 14, 1995
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    September 28, 1994
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