Video games have come a long way since Space Invaders and Pong. These days, games are both a multi-billion-dollar-a-year industry and a genuine cultural force, enjoyed by people of all ages across platforms ranging from dedicated gaming consoles to Facebook. "The average age of a gamer is like 31 n ... More >>
All right, folk pop fans. Joshua Radin is bringing his acoustic guitar and best crooning voice to Denver tomorrow, where he'll play a sold-out show at the Gothic Theatre, 3263 South Broadway. If you absolutely can't wait to toss on a plaid shirt and be seduced by the man's heartfelt, confessi ... More >>
As with every year since 2001, the music industry in 2009 was kept barely alive by a ratag crew of baffling one-offs, mediocre hit makers and a few cameos from the dead. If dollars are votes, we have some weird taste in representation. In backwards order, this year's 11 saviors of the establishmen ... More >>
Chairlift Does You Inspire You Columbia Records Though it's no fun to watch talented Colorado musicians leave our fair state for glimmering destinations like Portland or Brooklyn, it is fun to watch them succeed. Such is the case for Boulder-founded synth poppers, Chairlift. Shortly after lightin ... More >>
No contemporary sportswriter is more decorated (or better paid) than Denver's Rick Reilly, and so no sportswriter is more regularly critiqued. Since leaping wallet first from the sinking Sports Illustrated to ESPN last year -- a move he outlined in the January Message column "Rick Reilly, Loving Lim ... More >>
Break out your aero-dynamic panties, ladies. The Obama campaign just announced that singer-songwriter Ben Harper will play "a few songs" at a rally in Civic Center Park on Saturday, to encourage people to vote for Barack Obama. Opening odds that someone shouts out "Burn One Down" at a highly inappro ... More >>
Please don't let this man near an Obama rally. It finally happened: After two years of waiting for him to slip up, to make some grave error that will end his bid to be the first guy named Barry to become president, Barack Obama on Thursday made the decision that will cost him his chance at history ... More >>
This Danish melodrama gives a hell of a lot more than a reception.
Friday, February 23, Ogden Theatre, 1-866-468-7621.
This singer-songwriter is a child prodigy turned adult prodigy.
Wednesday, October 11, Fox Theatre, Boulder, 303-443-3399.
Bad Santa meets Napoleon Dynamite in this tepid man-child comedy.
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Hand-wringing twenty-somethings ponder monogamy and matrimony.
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