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  • Blogs

    August 22, 2014

    The Eleven Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend

    It's a weekend of superlatives in Denver: The biggest reunion of the year (OutKast), the biggest drum set on the planet (Terry Bozzio), the king of Tex-Mex Guitar (Joe King Carrasco)...All great shows. There are more, including the annual Reggae on the Rocks and NedFest for the people who miss the o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Riot Fest 2014 lineup for Denver announced

    Riot Fest has just announced its 2014 lineup, and it features Slayer, The Cure, Wu Tang Clan, Die Antwoord and more. The festival will make its second appearance in Denver (well, technically Byers, where the host May Farms is located) from September 19 to 21. A limited number of early bird tickets a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2013

    The best concerts to see in Denver this week

    FRI & SAT | BIG GIGANTIC at FILLMORE, RED ROCKS | 9/27-9/28 Last year's Big Gigantic date at Red Rocks was the best EDM shows of the year in this state, and that speaks volumes, given how many stellar acts there were to choose from. The feeling of hometown pride, in both the band and the crowd, was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2013

    Sebadoh's Lou Barlow on how experimenting with eight-tracks influenced his early recordings

    Sebadoh started as a kind of solo recording project of Lou Barlow toward the end of his tenure with Dinosaur Jr. in the late '80s. Upon his departure from Dino in 1989, Barlow focused on his songwriting with Sebadoh, and his recording aesthetic became synonymous with "lo-fi" of the 1990s, alongside ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2013

    Scott Kelly of Neurosis on how he and the band treat every show like it's the last one they'll play

    Founded in 1985 by a group of teenage friends who had been part of the Bay Area hardcore scene, Neurosis was never just a conventional band. Dabbling in heady ideas and archetypes of the human imagination, Neurosis is one of the most influential metal band of the last two decades, casting a shadow o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Starz Denver Film Festival's wonderful closing weekend: Silver Linings Playbook and more

    Although the variety of flicks at the Starz Denver Film Festival lets movie lovers tailor their own fest, the marquee events serve as signposts -- and this year's opening night feature, A Late Quartet, and Big Night spotlight, Quartet, underwhelmed compared to the $2.5 million gift from Anna and Joh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Brent Loveday of Reno Divorce: "Originality is the evolution of influence"

    Reno Divorce (due tomorrow night at the Marquis Theater) began in the middle '90s when frontman and guitarist Brent Loveday founded the outfit while still living in Orlando, Florida. Some early, glowing press came the way of the band's 7-inch. But it wasn't until Loveday relocated to Denver and disc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    Straight-edge pioneers Youth of Today and D.Y.S. doing one-off show in Denver

    Youth of Today, back in the day.​The Summit Music Hall will continue what's become a rotation of classic punk and metal bands playing its stage (Bad Brains, Stiff Little Fingers, Saint Vitus come to mind) November 10 when Youth of Today and D.Y.S. are scheduled to perform. What makes this show ... More >>

  • Music

    August 18, 2011

    Stiff Little Fingers

    Saturday, August 20, Summit Music Hall, 1-866-468-7621. 

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Mile Highlights: This week's concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales

    Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week: In concert news, this August, Christie Front Drive is getting back together once again for old time's sake at the Larimer Lounge and Stiff Little Fingers are stopping by the Summit Music Hall. On local radio, Wheelchair Sports Camp, Mesita, Pacif ... More >>

  • Music

    March 3, 2011

    Bare Wires

    Monday, March 7, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Heavy Rotation, our top spins for the week of February 8, 2010

    ​As music critics -- and people who generally think about, talk about, listen to and make music -- the most common question we get asked (and ask each other, for that matter) is, "What are you listening to right now?" The pervasiveness of this query is precisely what inspired Heavy Rotation. ... More >>

  • Music

    May 28, 2009
  • Music

    September 18, 2008

    The Fire Drills

    Cheap Lies EP

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2008

    MP3 Freeloader: The Fire Drills

    Photo: Jon Solomon Jason Heller is a badass. And I'm not just saying that because he was my amiable sidekick here at the paper for years. Besides being an extremely level-headed, insightful music writer with astounding sensibilities, undeniable depth and gloriously lyrical writing, dude's also an ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2007
  • Music

    September 13, 2007

    The Vibrators

    Wednesday, September 19, 3 Kings Tavern, 303-777-7370.

  • Music

    February 3, 2005

    The Fight

    Wednesday, February 9, Club 156, Boulder, 303-443-2227.

  • Music

    November 20, 2003

    Perfect Rx

    Ted Leo and the Pharmacists find that just a spoonful of anger helps the medicine go down.

  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Punk of Ages

    Down by Law's Dave Smalley still emits a positive charge.

  • Music

    October 1, 1998

    Killer Punk

    Convicted murderer Sammy Town sinks his teeth into Fang.

  • Music

    October 9, 1997
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    March 9, 1994