Warrant (Band)

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2014

    Failure's Ken Andrews on the Absurdity of Hair Metal

    Failure is slated to perform at Riot Fest this Friday, September 19th. Though the band enjoyed a great deal of popularity during its first run before splitting in 1997, its influence has loomed large on a good deal of guitar rock that has come along since. If someone writes a book like Our Band Coul ... More >>

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    August 22, 2013

    The fifteen best hair metal bands of all time

    Before grunge scrubbed the smeared makeup off of the face of hair metal and trimmed its flowing locks, an endless parade of longhaired dudes did their level best to destroy the ozone layer, fueled by a steady diet of sex, drugs, rock and roll. Oh, and, well, depending on the band, more sex and lots ... More >>

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    December 28, 2012

    The most notable venues and clubs that opened in 2012

    This year, the club scene wasn't quite as busy as it was in 2011, when a large number of spots entered the scene -- but 2012 still welcomed a strong number of clubs and venues with live music and entertainment. Here's a rundown of some of the more promising places that opened in the past year. Tell ... More >>

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    July 10, 2012

    Grizzly Rock grand opening this Saturday

    See Also: Grizzly Rock opening in former After the Gold Rush/Club Arriba spot Voice Places: The Grizzly Rose Voice Places: The Grizzly Rock When Grizzly Rose owner Scott Durland took over the former After the Gold Rush space last year, he was originally hoping to open Grizzly Rock in its place by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2012

    Peaches, Kottonmouth Kings, Why?, Warrant, Cinderella and Skid Row lead this week's shows

    Now that we're moving into the thick of summer concert season, the fall schedule is starting to take shape with new dates from Peaches, Kottonmouth Kings, Why?, Warrant, Cinderella and Skid Row on the books. Page down for the full rundown on this week's new show announcements, as well as local radio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2011

    The ghost of Denver's hair metal past visits and comes bearing a holiday gift that keeps on giving

    ​In the hierarchy of things that happened in the pop metal world after Nirvana's Nevermind was released, this one has to rank pretty high in the pantheon, at least locally. The year was 1993: The music industry was booming, hair metal was fading and a handful of Denver rock enthusiasts were ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Four years after break up, Drug Under gets offered indie record deal with Down Boys Inc.

    Chris Romero ​Chris Romero has been a member of the scene for more than two decades, from his early days playing in bands like Tipper Gore to fronting hard rock acts like Sick, one of the first unsigned Denver bands to be added to regular rotation on local radio, and its offshoot, Drug Under. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Cherry Pie: Top 5 Warrant songs you likely know

    Heaven isn't too far away.​By now you've heard that another rocker has left the show early. Jani Lane, known for his sweet, sweet '80s style, his stringy golden locks, and his high pitched vocals as lead singer of Warrant, was found dead last night at a hotel room in California. Although Lane ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    Last dance for The Pole?

    The logo for 101.5/The Pole.​Last week, Max Media replaced its well-regarded Indie 101.5 format (still audible online at with The Pole, described as "Stripper Radio." Jeff Norman, the general manager of 101.5 and its sister station, Hot 107.1, has thus far avoided publicly admitt ... More >>

  • Music

    April 30, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 17, 2008

    Bandicoots: An Excerpt from Elaine's Book

    In the spirit of collaboration - and to further prove the IQs in the band - this week, I've opted to devote this space to my drummer Elaine Acosta. The following is a chapter from her forthcoming book, Holy Sweet Goddamn: The Memoirs of An Aspiring Rock Star and Psychiatric Nurse/Patient. It's brill ... More >>

  • Music

    July 13, 2000


    Mötley Crüe...WOO...still rules, dammit!