Denver blog posts have class. At our Backbeat blog, Tom Murphy chats with Thurston Moore, the Sonic Youth legend who's spent four years' worth of summers teaching at Boulder's Naropa Institute. At Denver Stiffs, Nate Timmons notes that the Nuggets' Kenneth Faried is now officially a finalist for t ... More >>
Denver has scored its first World Football Film Festival just in time for the World Cup, which starts June 12. Sponsored by Denver Film Society, America Scores Denver, Soccer Electric and Three Lions Pub, the inaugural festival will run June 5 through June 8 at the Sie FilmCenter. See also: World F ... More >>
On Saturday, the Colorado Rapids are taking on the Portland Timbers at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in a game that should feature much nicer weather than last weekend's FIFA World Cup Qualifier at the same venue. And we've got free tickets! Continue reading for details on how to win four tickets (and ... More >>
It's fair to say that the fans who stuck it out at Friday night's FIFA World Cup qualifier match at Dick's Sporting Goods Park were the diehard variety. During the game between the U.S. men's soccer team and Costa Rica, Mother Nature covered the field in layer upon layer of snow while he U.S. worked ... More >>
Kris Baehre's earliest memory is watching the 1974 World Cup final with his dad, which cemented a lifelong obsession with soccer, particularly the Arsenal. The Armoury, which is slated to open on New Year's Eve in the former Euphoria Lounge space at 2048 Larimer Street, is named after the English so ... More >>
www.TellurideWorldCup.comGovernor John Hickenlooper and others who are eager to put together a Colorado bid for a future Winter Olympics Games must be making a case study out of our state's worldliness this month. Since Thanksgiving, Colorado has hosted the Aspen Winternational FIS Women's Wo ... More >>
Paul the Octopus.One of the annual oddities of the Starz Denver Film Festival is the scheduling of the closing night film (this year, the unintentionally hilarious Black Swan) on the event's second-to-the-last day. As usual, Sunday, the day after, featured a full slate of cinema, with The Peo ... More >>
Our tutor, Jaime Carande.Sorry, world: Most Americans didn't care one bit about yesterday's World Cup finals. I did, though -- and now I know the secret to getting more Americans to love (or at least better understand) the game the rest of the world knows as football. Each of us should be as ... More >>
Last week, we asked you to guess what Westboro Baptist Church might hate next after they declared their loathing for the American flag. Now, just in time for the Fred Phelps Traveling Circus' threatened appearance in Fort Collins, here are the hilarious results.
In honor of the US's best World Cup soccer performance in, well, ever, Weezer has weighed in with "Represent," the unofficial US soccer anthem. Don't get too excited though -- there are no vuvuzela solos in the song. Instead you get a somewhat forgettable tune -- pounding drums, big riffs and kin ... More >>
FlickrWorld Cup soccer is a little different from your kid's rec league team. Here are a few of the things soccer moms (and dads) need to know. 10) Team moms not responsible for halftime snacks 9) Coach may not tie players' shoes on the field
The British Bulldog may have had the crowds on the opening day of World Cup soccer, but there were a few other spots around town to get your soccer hooligan on -- especially if you like Irish whiskey. Can you guess where I'm drinking? Special bonus: Anyone who gives the first correct answer to ... More >>
This World Cup game will make you shout like Andrés Cantor.
Early last Friday morning, Colorado went Cup Crazy for soccer.