Steve Turner

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    July 19, 2013

    The ten best shows in Denver this weekend

    "WEIRD" AL YANKOVIC @ BOULDER THEATER | SUN, 7/21/13 "Weird Al" Yankovic's zany parodies catapulted him to fame in the '80s, back when pop culture was in dire need of some deflation. He never got critical props for his oddball iconoclasm, though, and after his 1989 film, UHF tanked at the box office ... More >>

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    July 17, 2013

    Mark Arm of Mudhoney on not taking things too seriously because, well, "It is only rock and roll"

    Emily Reiman Mudhoney formed around the same time as Sub Pop, the record label with which its sound became synonymous; Mark Arm and Steve Turner had recently left Green River and teamed up with former Bundle of Hiss drummer Dan Peters and ex-Melvins bassist Matt Lukin. The band crafted an exhilarat ... More >>

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    July 15, 2013

    The ten best concerts in Denver this week

    MELVINS @ SUMMIT MUSIC HALL | MON, 7/15/13 Since 1983, the Melvins have been perfecting their brand of influential rock, inspired in part by punk and in part by the music Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover grew up hearing as kids in the '60s and '70s. With the Melvins, the two have taken that sound to dif ... More >>

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    January 7, 2012

    Review: Mudhoney at the Bluebird Theater, 1/6/12

    MUDHONEY @ BLUEBIRD THEATER | 1/6/12Though the mood hanging from the heads of the Bluebird Theater crowd last night was a heavy one, it was also bittersweet -- Mudhoney, the Fluid and the bands' mutual fans were gathered together to remember their friend, Fluid guitarist Ricky Kulwicki, who died in ... More >>

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    January 6, 2012

    Mudhoney, Cattle Decapitation, the Wailers and more this weekend

    Sub Pop / Shawn BrackbillCatch Mudhoney tonight at the Bluebird for the Kulwicki Twins benefit with the Fluid and the Purple Fluid​Even in the early part of January when the concert calendar is typically just barely beginning to ramp back up after the holiday season, there's still plenty of gr ... More >>

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    January 5, 2012


    Friday, January 6, Bluebird Theater, 1-888-929-7849.

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    November 23, 2010

    Mercury Cafe drops Wynkoop beers in favor of all-organic Asher Brewing

    ​Like every business owner, Marilyn Megenity has to make tough decisions. But one of her most recent ones was tougher than most. Earlier this month, she decided to switch all twelve taps at the Mercury Cafe from beer made by her neighbor, the Wynkoop Brewing Company, to beer made in Boulder b ... More >>

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    July 9, 2010

    Boulder breweries Asher and Twisted Pine expand tasting rooms

    ​Two of Boulder's successful small breweries are adding to their tasting rooms and helping to pump up the city's already strong beer culture. Twisted Pine Brewing Company -- which was founded in 1995 and moved into its current location at 3201 Walnut Street in 2003 -- will expand its producti ... More >>

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    February 13, 2008

    The Rest Is History

    After running with the idea of building a new and mostly subterranean Colorado History Museum within Civic Center for months (as discussed here in “Going Under?”) the board of the Colorado Historical Society, in a rare moment of clarity, formally rejected the idea at its January 31 meeting. T ... More >>

  • Music

    September 14, 2006

    Flying the Flannel

    Mudhoney still has a gift for the fuzz.

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    March 16, 2006


    Under a Billion Suns (Sub Pop)

  • Music

    August 16, 2001

    Here's Mud in Your Ear

    Seattle's Mudhoney sometimes wonders what all the fuzz was about.