The Weakerthans

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Tonight: Vandelay Industries at the Larimer

    ​We have to hand it to a band that makes us physically LOL. A searing vision of George Costanza running out of the bathroom, pants around his ankles and screaming "Vandelay Industries!" was one of the funnier scenes to resonate from the Seinfeld series -- and tonight at the Larimer Lounge, a b ... More >>

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    July 29, 2010

    Nautical Mile on playing pop rock in Boulder and how the band got its name

    Elliot Ross​ Nautical Mile first caught our attention back in July of 2009 , and since then has pretty much destroyed any notions people might have had about the quality of local music. With a slew of some of the most radio-friendly pop rock songs to ever come out of Colorado, Nautical Mile h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Ten musicians we'd like to see teach elementary school

    David Shankbone​ This weekend in New York City, Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth is evidently slated to give a lecture to kids between the ages of eight and twelve titled "A Dissertation on White Noise." This news got us to thinking: What other musicians would we like to see teaching our childre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Q&A with Fucked Up's Damian Abraham

    The February 4 profile "Fucked Up Pushes Punk Into the Future By Understanding the Past" is pretty hefty -- nearly 1,400 words. And yet it only uses a small portion of the quotes offered by Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham during a sprawling, wide-ranging and hugely entertaining conversation that c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2008

    45 Second Reviews: Goldfinger, The Weepies, The White Tie Affair 9th Wonder & Buckshot

    Goldfinger Hello Destiny… SideOneDummy 01:23-02:08 of “Without Me” Whoa. Goldfinger is still around. You know, I could pun the title and be like, “Hello Destiny, we still suck,” or “Hello Destiny, is this all we’ve worked for?” But that would be easy. And not really funny. Kind of l ... More >>

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    March 14, 2008
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    September 28, 2007

    Last Night: The Last Town Chorus and The Weakerthans @ Marquis Theater

    The Last Town Chorus and The Weakerthans Marquis Theater September 27, 2007 Better Than: Waiting in line at the DMV. Lead singer of the Last Town Chorus, Meghan Hickey, has a voice that is both sultry and seductive. Hickey's ability to handle her slide guitar is like watching the best flamenco gui ... More >>

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    The Last Town Chorus

    Thursday, September 27, Marquis Theater, 1-866-468-7621.

  • Music

    April 26, 2007

    The Still City

    These Songs Are Walls

  • Music

    May 11, 2006

    Kind of Like Spitting

    Monday, May 15, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.

  • Music

    April 29, 2004

    Roy Meets World

    For the members of Roy, home is where the art is.

  • Music

    November 6, 2003

    The Weakerthans

    Reconstruction Site (Epitaph)

  • Music

    May 17, 2001

    The Calm After the Storm

    The Weakerthans leave the noise, but not the idealism, of punk rock in their past.

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    On the Records

    Backbeat contributors reflect on the releases that helped them survive the year 2000.