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The Railbenders

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    October 15, 2014

    Beer Calendar: New Brews, a GABF Winner and Pumpkins

    Tickets go on sale tomorrow for the third annual Denver Bacon and Beer Festival, which will run from 2:30 to 5 p.m. November 16 at the Curtis Hotel. This year's event will feature eighteen breweries and more than 25 restaurants; one beer-bacon team will be crowned Best in Show win $750 to donate to ... More >>

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    July 24, 2014
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    May 27, 2014

    Here's the schedule for this year's Live from Elway's Backyard summer music series

    The outdoor summer concert series keep rolling in. Today, we have the full lineup for (of all places) a fancy steakhouse. But Elways Cherry Creek is no tourist in music. This year marks the steakhouse's tenth Live from Elway's Backyard series, and it will feature some impressive local talent. The Ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Herman's Hideaway debuting new patio this weekend

    Herman's Hideaway, which is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary and thirty years of live music this year, is debuting a new patio tonight at the Railbenders show. Mike Roth, the venue's co-owner, says they're still putting the finishing touches on the open-air patio, but it will be completely funct ... More >>

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    December 15, 2011

    Jim Norris Rockbar benefit tonight at 7 p.m.

    ​Tonight, the first in a series of benefits that have been organized for 3 Kings Tavern co-owner Jim Norris takes place at Rockbar. Jeri Theil, who's spearheading the event with the help of Shannon Boyles and Karen Cuda, has given us the full lineup for tonight's benefit (see below) and more i ... More >>

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    November 22, 2011

    Meet the Jekylls, a new act featuring members of the Hollyfelds, Railbenders and Sunday Girl

    If you don't already have plans for New Year's, you might want to consider starting your night off at the Skylark around 9 p.m. That's when The Jekylls, a brand-new band featuring Tony Asnicar and Graham Haworth of the Railbenders, plus Keith and Eryn Hoerig from the Hollyfelds and Jody Rodney of Su ... More >>

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    May 17, 2011

    2011 Denver Day of Rock schedule announced

    With the exception of the main headliners (Dennis DeYoung and the Gin Blossoms) and a handful of new local acts, the lineup for this year's Denver Day of Rock Concerts for Kids (taking place for free on five stages along the 16th Street Mall, between 15th and 16th Streets, on Saturday, May 28) doesn ... More >>

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    September 14, 2010

    Saints, Something Underground and Kintetix spun at local radio. See who else got spins

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows including, KTCL's Locals Only, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show, The Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over Col ... More >>

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    August 13, 2010

    Rockaway Tavern set to open tonight

    ​After a few months renovating the former Triangle Denver space at 2036 Broadway, former 15th Street Tavern owners Myke Martinez and Kris Sieger, and 3 Kings Tavern owner Jim Norris are set to celebrate the Rockaway Tavern's grand opening on Friday, August 13. Supersuckers frontman Eddie Spagh ... More >>

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    June 6, 2010

    Going to the People's Fair today? Here's the lineup.

    The Trampolines are just one of 65 acts on today's lineup.​It's that time again, and somehow it sort of snuck up on us this year: Time to whip out the sunscreen, bring beer money and ear plugs and head over to Civic Center park for the 39th annual Capitol Hill People's Fair. From the looks of ... More >>

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    May 18, 2010

    TaunTaun, Elephant Revival, Something Underground get spins on local radio this week. See who else got love.

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows including, Radio 1190's Local Shakedown*, KTCL's Locals Only, KBCO's Local Edition, The Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broad ... More >>

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    February 9, 2010

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows including, Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over Colorado, ... More >>

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    January 19, 2010

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows including, Radio 1190's Local Shakedown*, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over Colorado ... More >>

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    December 11, 2009

    The Weekend Showdown: Nathaniel Rateliff heads a stacked lineup at the Bluebird

    ​ We would hate for you to miss out on all the awesome that happens every weekend in our fair city, so we've decided to run down three of the best shows in one easy-to-swallow post, with video and audio. Tell us -- and the rest of the world -- what we missed in the comments.

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    December 9, 2009

    Heavy Rotation, our top spins for the week of December 7, 2009

    ​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. For t ... More >>

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    December 8, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only*, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show*, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Get the new Railbenders CD for free at next weekend's CD release party

    ​Outlaw country men, The Railbenders, whose frontman, Jim Dalton, is currently moonlighting with Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, are preparing to release a new album on Friday, December 11 at the Bluebird. And since value seems to be the order of the day these days in the world of music, the band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show*, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show*, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show*, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's long-running Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    ​Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's long-running Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over ... More >>

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    June 23, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    Here what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. We're currently tracking the playlists a number of different shows, including Radio 1190's long-running Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the Colorado Sound, which originates at KRFC and is re-broadcast all over Col ... More >>

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    June 11, 2009
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    May 8, 2009

    MP3 Freeloader: Tonight, the Calf Branders CD release party at the Skylark

    This evening at the Skylark, the members of Colorado's rowdier rockabilly inspired country bands, the Calf Branders, will be tucking in their cowboy shirts, plugging in their Fender Twins and kicking off a party to celebrate the release of their new disc, the fittingly titled, It's Time to Party. S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Dialed In: This week's local music radio playlists

    Here are the playlists from the area's local-centric specialty radio shows this week. This week marks the addition of 99.5 the Mountain's Home Grown Show, whose playlist we've added to in additon to the others we're already tracking: Radio 1190's long-running Local Shakedown, KTCL's Locals Only, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Jim Dalton joins Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers

    Although we heard grumblings about this last week, we held off reporting anything until we received confirmation. (You know, journalistic due diligence and all that.) Well, we now have confirmation: Railbenders frontman Jim Dalton has been asked to join Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers to replace dep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Update: Jim Dalton due at inauguration party in D.C.

    Next week, Jim Dalton, the Railbenders' affable frontman, is slated to perform a song at an inauguration party in Washington, D.C., hosted by Norman Lear, the man responsible for This Is Spinal Tap and the classic '70s sitcoms that are now TV Land mainstays, such as All in the Family, Maude, Sanfo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    This weekend: Sharon Rawles tribute at Herman's Hideaway

    Photo: David Barber This weekend, a cluster of bands from Denver's past and present will be gathering at Herman's Hideaway to celebrate the life of Sharon Rawles, who passed away at the end of September. A cherished member of the music community, Rawles had an undeniable impact on the scene over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2008

    This Just In 9/25-10/1

    Chris Cornell and Timbaland team up at the Ogden October 17. It's been a fairly quiet week with show announcements this week. Former Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell and hip-hop producer Timbaland will join forces at the Ogden Theatre October 17; Staind, Seether and Papa Roach hit the Fillmore De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2008

    Last Night: DNC Media Party at Elitch Gardens

    Photo: Hugh Graham Flobots rockin' Elitch Gardens Flobots, Railbenders Saturday, August 23, 2008 Elitch Gardens, DNC Media Party Better than: A vacation at Pleasure Island. It’s a scene that’s disturbing in its darkness, and eerie in its implications. In Walt Disney’s 1940 feature film Pin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2008

    Sex in the City: Elway's

    While Elway's patio can be a perfectly civilized place to while away an hour -- or six -- this space should be a lot wilder tonight, when Elway's kicks off its first Wednesday night patio party, Live from Elway's Backyard, and the action spills onto the sidewalk beyond the restaurant. For these week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2008

    AEG Live's Mile High Music and Arts Festival Lineup Announced

    Update: Click here and here for live blog coverage of the entire event. Tom Petty and Dave Matthews will be bookending AEG's inaugural Mile High Music and Arts Festival, on Saturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20, respectively. The rest of the bill will be filled out by top shelf acts like John Mayer ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 24, 2008

    Moguls Gone Wild!

    Watch Denver's finest take on a mechanical bull.

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    January 17, 2008

    Garden of Healing

    Cash Scanlon Phillips is gone, but his memory lives on.

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    June 28, 2007
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    June 14, 2007
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    May 24, 2007
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    January 11, 2007
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    February 16, 2006

    Life's a Ball

    Elegance and class reign at this Mardi Gras fete.

  • Music

    July 14, 2005

    The Beatdown

    Local DJs bring more than just tunes to their respective 'tables.

  • Music

    June 9, 2005

    The Beatdown

    If everything works out, Maris the Great will Bury Your Dead at Ozzfest.

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
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    March 24, 2005

    Best New Club (Since March 2004)

    Bender's 13th Avenue Tavern

  • Music

    July 22, 2004

    The Beatdown

    The Westword Music Showcase Awards wrap-up.

  • Music

    April 1, 2004

    The Beatdown

    Scenes from SXSW

  • Music

    March 11, 2004

    The Beatdown

    A long-awaited Hip-Hop Summit looks like the real deal.

  • Music

    July 3, 2003

    The Beatdown

    The lowdown on the Music Showcase awards.

  • Music

    June 27, 2002

    Backwash

    Sid Pink makes the audience see red as Westword Music Showcase Awards winners are announced.

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    April 19, 2001

    Backwash

    The city's new all-ages policy draws jeers -- but no beers.

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