More Slideshows

  • Caffeine go-go dancer auditions at the Church
    Caffeine Music & Arts Festival goes down on March 31, 2012 at the 1STBANK Center, but like last year, go-go dancer auditions went down, this time on Friday, March 9 at the Church nightclub. Photographer Javid Rezvani brings back this photo essay of last night's events.
    86 images
  • Umphrey's McGee at the Fillmore
    Umphrey's McGee played to a sold-out crowd at the Fillmore Auditorium on Friday, March 9, 2012. Photos by Britt Chester. Also Read: Umphrey's McGee: "It's good when people can look back at a show and say, 'How did that happen?'"
    41 images
  • In the kitchen at New Saigon
    While Denver has dozens of ridiculously good pho shops, at New Saigon you can taste the full spectrum of that country's culinary canon. Continue reading Laura Shunk's New Saigon restaurant review. Photos by Mark Manger.
    20 images
  • Girls in spirit hoods
    Love them or hate them, spirit hoods have taken hold of Colorado culture -- and from the amount of hoods we've been seeing around Denver lately -- they aren't going away any time soon. Curated by Claire Delahorne, from photos shot between September 2011 and March 2012 in and around Denver.
    21 images
  • Best of the SnowBall Music Festival
    If you didn't make it to the Vail Valley Friday, March 2 to Sunday, March 4, 2012 for the SnowBall Music Festival, rest assured Backbeat has you covered. We present a slice of SnowBall in these photos by Britt Chester for Westword. More SnowBall 2012 coverage: - Review: Bassnectar at SnowBall...
    91 images
  • Aurora's tourist destinations on East Colfax
    Read "Aurora's not exactly a tourist trap, but you might just visit it anyway," by Melanie Asmar. Photos by Brandon Marshall for Westword.
    11 images
  • Quidditch in City Park
    Quidditch -- the official sport of Harry Potter fans the world over -- is alive and well in Colorado, as the Denver Dementors and the UNC Golden Griffins faced off on Sunday, March 4 in City Park. "Though our brooms don't fly," wrote the organizers, they did entice the public with the question:...
    20 images
  • Frozen Dead Guy Days 2012
    While wind blew back many of planned events from Saturday to Sunday, March 4, Frozen Dead Guy Days still went on up in Nederland, complete with coffin races, a "polar plunge," sand/snow volleyball, lots of beer and a tour of the Tuff Shed where Bredo Morstol's body still lies, frozen by...
    45 images
  • Snoop Dogg at the Fillmore Auditorium
    Snoop Dogg is the coolest motherfucker on the planet. Continue reading Ru Johnson's Snoop Dogg at the Fillmore concert review. Photos by Eric Gruneisen for Westword.
    35 images
  • February 2012 in Photos
    Mardi Gras, food porn, an "undies run," nu-metal, hair metal, electronic music, a tour of on-mountain "smoke shacks" and the story of Tara Perry, sentenced to 40 years in prison, plus a slam poet who made our cover in February. It's your Westword month-in-photos. Curated by Claire Delahorne.
    29 images
  • In the kitchen at Axios Estiatorio
    At Axios Estiatorio, Telly Topakas took over this address last year after Brasserie Felix shut its doors. The restaurateur had owned a Greek spot in Colorado Springs for more than a decade with his brother, but when he decided to open a place of his own in Denver, he wanted to do things...
    14 images
  • F*ck the Police Rally
    While the Fuck the Police rally on Saturday night, February 25, 2012 wasn't an official Occupy Denver rally -- although a number of its members were there supporting -- the protest, set up apparently by Internet hacker group Anonymous and an "array of other activists," went on, leading to...
    40 images
Loading...