• Blogs

    August 7, 2013

    The ten best metal videos

    Music videos are the artistic representation of the band's music, a visual extension of muscle from the shoulder to the fist, jarring a deeper emotion in your brain. If music videos were never created, who knows what would've happened? Well, actually a couple things are certain: We would've been spa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2011

    Why are movies so damn boring?

    Pootie too good.​I have the attention span of a four-year-old. I can't sit still for very long and I don't like to watch things --particularly television shows and movies -- without having something else going on at the same time. (Like a massive laundry folding undertaking or an organization ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Harry Potter is over, but what will fans do now?

    ​Like Sting's most absurdly protracted tantra, the Harry Potter series of books and movies (and merchandise) has for over a decade been dangling the carrot in front of its fans: What's going to happen? Last night, the first of those fans found out the answer -- a revelation that left them most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Carmelo Anthony's people of Utah? What... the... hell?

    The latest TV commercial featuring Carmelo Anthony is flat-out bizarre, and not only because it represents his head as a sun rising above the horizon -- iconography that blends Teletubbies with the Unification Church. As you'll see in the clip above, the tribute to His Basketball Eminence is delive ... More >>

  • Music

    June 4, 2009

    Ear PWR

    Thursday, June 4, Rhinoceropolis, 303-641-9809.

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    The Westword Meth Project: Vote for your favorite fake anti-meth slogan

    From Tweet a request for fake anti-meth slogans and ye shall receive. Earlier today, we posted a blog offering alternative slogans for the fledgling Colorado Meth Project's new ad campaign. The ads are aimed at teenagers and feature gritty images aside such slogans as, "No o ... More >>

  • Film

    November 11, 2004

    The Edge of Treason

    Bridget Jones is betrayed by a dumb, dull sequel.

  • Music

    March 11, 2004

    Norah Jones

    Feels Like Home (Blue Note)

  • Calendar

    December 18, 2003

    Mini Cinema

    BYOB outings give parents and tots a treat

  • Music

    April 10, 2003

    Born Spree

    The bliss-tian soldiers in the Polyphonic Spree march on.

  • Music

    November 21, 2002


    Is he some kind of hypnotist? The Flaming Lipsí Wayne Coyne raises heck with Beck.

  • Calendar

    September 26, 2002

    The Last Yard Sale

    Fall provides one last chance to do the yard-sale dance.

  • News

    October 18, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of October 18, 2001

  • Music

    September 20, 2001

    Tasty Treat

    The Disco Biscuits give fans of electro-jam fusion something to snack on.

  • Music

    May 10, 2001

    Various Artists

    Reggae for Kids: Movie Classics (RAS Records)

  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Postivly Negativ

    Sampling ad infinitum with America's sonic outlaws.

  • News

    December 16, 1999

    Communication Breakdown

    The Boulder Valley School District has a hard time learning how to teach kids with special needs.

  • Music

    August 19, 1999


    The ABCs of Anarchism

  • Dining

    May 27, 1999
  • Music

    March 18, 1999

    The Jug Is Up

    For the 32-20 Jug Band, yesterday doesn't seem so far away.

  • News

    January 21, 1999
  • News

    January 21, 1999
  • Music

    January 7, 1999
  • Music

    December 17, 1998
  • Calendar

    April 23, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 23 - 29, 1998