The sheer amount of talent in the city this weekend is truly dumbfounding. It's like the promotional powers-that-be are testing the boundaries of our dimension by packing as much dance-driven energy into as little square footage as possible. Needless to say, if you're looking for somewhere to shake ... More >>
See Also: Tonight: Wymond Miles at the hi-dive
Wymond Miles is better known to the rest of the world for his scintillating guitar work in the San Francisco psych-garage pop band the Fresh & Onlys. But Miles grew up in Aurora, and during the second half of the '90s and going on for around a decade, ... More >>
A.H. GoldsteinPacific PridePacific Pride, Weed Diamond, Green Typewriters
What it was like: Making the most of a menu of three or four chords.
The stark sounds of Pacific Pride's CD release show at the hi-dive on Friday seemed especially fitting this weekend. Following the su ... More >>
Bailey FergusonRecalling the frayed pop sounds of New Zealand indie-rock bands of the
'80s and the angular, contorted psychedelia of Pavement, Pacific Pride
has always focused more on quality over quantity. Beginning in 2004
after the dissolution of the original lineup of the May Riots, Pacific
P ... More >>
Chad FahnestockThe Swayback turned in one of their best sets in a packed Bar Standard.
See more photos from Bar Standard at westword.com/slideshow.
MS = main stage, P = patio
Six Months to Live - 12:00 - MS
Actually, this got started at more like 12:20 or so. What, a festival running late? Incon ... More >>
Update: As with year's past, before the ink's even dry on the schedule, we've had to make made some minor more changes. Among the recent ones: We've moved the metal showcase from Andrew's to Broadways (two doors down from Bar Standard, next to the pawnshop), and moved the punk line-up to Bannock Str ... More >>
Well, sadly, the rumors that have been swirling about for a while now are indeed true. Autokinoton is about to be put to rest. Despite issuing word this past summer that there wouldn't be one, the act's final show is slated for Saturday, February 28, at 3 Kings Tavern, with Kingdom of Magic, Spirit ... More >>