Scott Stapp

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    Six Musicians Who Are Way Better Than Their Music

    Do you ever wonder about the positive qualities you may be overlooking in the artists you hate? Probably not. Who has time to dig through the details to find out who's actually pretty cool, but an unfortunate victim of their own terrible art? Well, my friend, we do. That's why we're the profession ... More >>

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    June 30, 2013

    Sklar Brothers riff on Vonnegut, Bruce Jenner and Leno at Comedy Works

    Most identical twins will go to great lengths to convince you that while they may look the same, inside they are very different. But while the Sklar Brothers actually looked quite different at Comedy Works on Friday night -- with Randy in plaid shirt and beard, and Jason in black tie and grandpa gla ... More >>

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    May 20, 2012

    Review: Creed at the Paramount Theatre, 5/19/12

    CREED at PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 5/19/12There are two kinds of people in this world: those who can be open-minded about Creed and those who cannot. It's fair to say that the majority of the mainstream media falls into the first category, and perhaps for good reason: The '90s all-stars have had almost tw ... More >>

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    May 18, 2012

    Weekend's best live bets: Tech N9ne, Eric Church, Creed, Rammstein and more

    Welcome to the weekend! A wide variety of musical options await you over the next few days: Tech N9ne returns to Colorado, his home away from home, for a show at the Fillmore, Eric Church stops by Red Rocks, Creed relives the '90s at the Paramount Theatre, Fear Factory shreds the Summit Music Hall, ... More >>

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    May 16, 2012

    Creed's Scott Stapp on "how I used to be before the world got ahold of me."

    The story of Creed (due this Saturday, May 19, at the Paramount Theatre) begins in the mid-'90s, when the band changed its name to Creed from Naked Toddler and embarked on a career marked by hard riffs, mainstream metaphors and Vedder vocals. Not too long after winning a Grammy in 2001, the act nail ... More >>

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    March 18, 2012

    SXSW travelogue: Take to the Oars checks in from the streets of Austin

    There is a place somewhere in the pacific ocean that is essentially a cesspool for plastic waste and various other bits of debris and man-made trash. The rudimentary physics and science behind this collection is that all ocean currents from all over the world eventually whirlpool and cycle through t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Soundgarden cheats its way to a Platinum release: Here are five more bands that could use the boost

    ​ Soundgarden was just certified Platinum for sales of its best-of album, Telephantasm (which, incidentally, has the worst cover art of the year, beating out Hurley by a long shot) generated in one day. On the surface, this sounds like one hell of an accomplishment, until you read the fine pr ... More >>

  • Music

    February 14, 2008

    Celebrity Bucket List

    Amy Winehouse, Chuck Berry, Bobby Brown: Who'll be the first to go?

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    October 24, 2007

    The Rockies Make a Grand Entrance

    As promised in this week's Beatdown, the following is a breakdown of entrance music for many of your favorite Rockies players. The songs are reportedly chosen by the players themselves, and while some of the selections make total sense (Todd Helton and Josh Fogg's picks are no-brainers), others are ... More >>

  • Music

    May 25, 2006

    The BellRays

    Have a Little Faith (Cheap Lullaby)

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    April 27, 2006

    No Kidding Around

    Kid rocks, the Colorado Convention Center doesn't.

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    April 20, 2006

    Rock's Off

    The American Badass pulls out the stops on his latest tour.

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    April 13, 2006

    Rock On, Write Off

    This time of year is taxing, even for rock stars.

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    March 16, 2006

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases

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    May 24, 2001

    Life's a Drag

    The Southtown Kingz get the royal treatment as they trump gender roles -- and drive the audience wild.

  • Music

    April 26, 2001

    Various artists

    Now That's What I Call Music! 6 (Epic)