Sid Vicious

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2014

    The Eleven Best Shows in Denver This Week

    It's another busy week here in Denver: The wildest in the Hank Williams lineage plays tonight at the Ogden, Keys N Krates returns with a set at Cervantes' Other Side and indie mainstay Of Montreal plays the Bluebird. There are plenty more -- the rest of our picks follow.

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2014

    Ten best new Denver bars of 2013

    This year, Denver will undoubtedly welcome a slew of new Denver bars and breweries to an already burgeoning beer and cocktail landscape--but before we hail the next new thing, we should celebrate the newcomers that graced us in the last year. Here, in no particular order, are our favorite watering h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    The ten best music biopics

    Word came down recently that André 3000 of Outkast will be playing the highly influential Jimi Hendrix in a biopic called All Is By My Side, which centers on the iconic guitarist's early years. With inspired and estimable casting like this, it made us think about the other memorable biopics that ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2013

    Sedaris and Klosterman: literature as standup comedy

    Becoming a comedian will get you laid, and becoming an author will get you respect, but from the perspective of a professional audience member like myself, the two really aren't all that different. When I'm doubled over by the lyrical whimsy of local comic Jordan Doll, I could be cracking up over To ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    Filmmaker Alex Cox on Repo Man, his next project and the beauty of black and white film

    When filmmaker Alex Cox finished shooting Repo Man in 1983, the first thing he did with the left-over money was option the film rights to the science fiction novel Bill, the Galactic Hero. Now both projects are back in the spotlight. The Criterion Collection recently released a Blu-Ray edition of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2012

    Blag Dahlia of Dwarves on kicking ass and not being old guys going through the motions

    Dwarves are one of the most notorious punk bands of all time. In a time when punk rock has become a kind of brand rather than an authentic lifestyle, Dwarves are always dependable to show what the real thing looks, feels and sounds like. With a reputation for dangerously raucous live shows often inv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    The Sex Pistols signed with A&M outside Buckingham Palace 35 years ago today

    In the history of rock there has never been a greater example of media manipulation than the Sex Pistols. From the Stones refusing to wear a tie to Bowie claiming he was gay to Ozzy biting the head off a dove, press savvy rockers have been tricking the media into endless headline coverage as long as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Damned Damned Damned turns 35

    It's unfortunate that so many people assume that U.K. punk was all about politics. When Bill Maher interviewed Green Day's Billy Joe Armstrong on his show Real Time with Bill Maher last year, he questioned the singer's punk credibility for working to help elect Barack Obama in 2008, referring to Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Buffy vs. Twilight: Is there really a question of what will win?

    ​Ugh, vampires. They've been everywhere for the past few years, and now the Twilight brand is hitting Red Rocks tonight for Film on the Rocks. To coincide with the modern sparkle vamps, the Denver FilmCenter is also showing the original, campy Buffy the Vampire Slayer film (tonight at 9:30 p.m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    Billy Duffy of the Cult on punk's influence and playing with Morrisey in the Nosebleeds

    ​ Many people heard The Cult after its breakthrough album, Love, which contained the classic single "She Sells Sanctuary," was released in 1985. But The Cult increasingly became a worldwide phenomenon with its following two albums, Electric and Sonic Temple.

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2007
  • Music

    November 22, 2007

    Buck 65

    This Halifax rapper left his heart in Colorado.

  • Music

    December 14, 2006


    Music biopics Hollywood won't make.

  • Music

    January 26, 2006

    DJ Swamp

    Aztlan Theater

  • Music

    March 3, 2005

    Guitar Wolf

    Tuesday, March 8, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.

  • Music

    January 1, 2004

    Living Out Loud

    Jimmy West revs up the Rok Tots -- again.

  • Music

    May 16, 2002

    In Like a Lion

    In Black Lamb's eyes, hard rock was never broken. Why fix it?

  • Film

    June 8, 2000

    Young Guns

    Never mind the rumors; here's the Sex Pistols.

  • Music

    March 9, 2000

    The Grandfathers of Punk

    Denver's early punk rock pioneers are remembered

  • Music

    November 25, 1999


    Live 4/30/96
    (Blackball Records)

  • Music

    February 11, 1999

    Skull Session

    Skull Flux kicks the breakup bug and lives to rock another day.

  • Music

    October 15, 1998

    Here Come the Punks

    Thinking of getting married? Then Rancid may be the band for you.

  • Film

    March 26, 1998
  • Film

    March 20, 1997
  • Music

    August 8, 1996
  • Calendar

    July 25, 1996
  • Music

    February 14, 1996
  • Music

    September 14, 1994
  • Music

    May 25, 1994