The twentieth annual Westword Music Showcase is tomorrow. There are over 150 bands on the bill, which is a lot. Too many to see in a day. We've come up with a few ways of helping you make your decisions. But just in case you need a few more, we present an assortment of random facts about a random se ... More >>
Stacy Peralta, a '70s-era skateboarding legend in his own right -- and co-founder of the Powell Peralta Bones Brigade skateboarding team that included Tony Hawk, Steve Caballero, Lance Mountain, Tommy Guerrero, Mike McGill and dozens of the top pro skaters of the '80s and '90s -- will be the feature ... More >>
Acknowledging the fact that many athlete-owned restaurants have the name to pull in the patrons but very rarely have the menu to support the buzz, The Daily Meal set out to separate the strike-outs from the home runs. The blog rounded up the ten best eateries owned by sports stars, including ... More >>
Tuesday, October 13, Marquis Theater, 1-866-468-7621.
The Birdman cometh! No, not Chris Andersen, you fairweather, bandwagon Nuggets fans. I'm talking about the original Birdman, Tony Hawk. It's not every day that the most famous skateboarder in the world shows up at a mellow, hippie enclave like Nederland. Hawk and and members of his Birdhouse skat ... More >>
Nederland doesnt have a skateboard store, but it has a skatepark.
Tony Hawk and friends make a ruckus.
As video games go indie, here's some ideas for a few likely pairings.
Getting Up is a flawed but fascinating ode to graffiti 's early years.
Extreme sports might be fun, but First Descent is not.
8 p.m. Monday, July 18, Forest Room 5, 303-433-7001; 10 p.m. Monday, July 18, 15th Street Tavern, 303-572-0822.
The Z-Boys roll into Dogtown again, and truth is cooler than fiction.
Colorado's becoming a mecca for skateboarders. But for the best parks, you'd better head for the hills.
The high-flying STREB troupe bounces into Boulder.
Americana explores the currents in our culture
East High's Brickyard skate crew is livin' large.
Miller keeps carving the slopes on film
Or: How Tony Hawk turned skateboarding into a multimillion-dollar international obsession.