"Heh, heh. Nice John Wayne pin," says Don from behind the counter at the Holiday gas station on State Street in Salt Lake City. He's responding to the sight of my tourmate Alex Edgeworth -- who is the drummer and one half of Lust-Cats of the Gutters -- and her giant pin with Ronald Reagan's face on ... More >>
Update: Earlier this month, we told you that Warren Watson had been captured in Idaho after being named a person of interest in the slaying of Lakewood family attorney Claudia Miller; see our previous coverage in its entirety below. Now, a grand jury has named Watson in eighteen charges, including ... More >>
Last Saturday was scorching, and not just because the temperature broke 100 degrees. There was also blazing local music at the eighteenth annual Westword Music Showcase -- with a record-breaking 15,000 fans in attendance. While many focused on remaining hydrated with booze or water, others were fixa ... More >>
Director Rod Lurie has had Colorado on his mind in recent years. His 2007 film Resurrecting the Champ, co-starring Josh Hartnett and Samuel L. Jackson (with a cameo by John Elway), was partially filmed in Denver and based loosely on an article by J.R. Moehringer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of ... More >>
Photo: Tom Murphy Primasonic Boss 302 w/Primasonic and The Geds Saturday, July 26, 2008 3 Kings Tavern Better Than: Or rather, more fun than, a barrel full of monkeys. Primasonic had played a few songs by the time I got to 3 Kings and they were very much a different band than the outfit I had se ... More >>
The Colorado Shakespeare Festival follows Lady Macbeth's lead.
For this fifteen-year-old, it's been a long road to home.
Bas Bleu's thoughtful Elephant Man explores the spirit of outcasts.
The Elephant Man is still relevant to our current condition.
Saxophonist Wally Shoup blasts new life into free jazz.
Boulder Weekly editor Pam White creates a world in which romance novels and feminism co-exist.
From the week of September 5, 2002
D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it.
Ron Ruhr thinks a lot of himself, but not as much as Colorado wildlife officials did.
Dez wants to put Denver on the hip-hop map all by himself.
Elvis Costello isn't angry anymore.
The legislature says it's payback time for prisoners. So far, the prisoners haven't cooperated.