Hang out backstage with Slug from Atmosphere, gaze upon a gloriously unhealthy burger in Castle Rock, view the art of an artist who focuses on his type-1 diabetes, drink a PBR with punk rockers at Summit Music Hall, inspect Aesop Rock's tattoo, and more. Here's your Denver month-in-photos for August 2011. By Westword photographers.
Jesus Moreno has mastered the tamale, though, and he made it the focus of Tamales Moreno, the Mexican joint he opened on this corner in Lakewood five years ago, adding breakfast burritos, burritos, tacos, enchiladas and menudo to the menu. Continue reading Laura Shunk's review of Tamales...
For the past year, C.S. Muncy has been documenting the Occupy Wall Street movement for us. Peaceful marches, intense police clashes, and everything in between--he's been there. Assembled here are some of his greatest shots.
More: Read the Village Voice's Occupy Wall Street Coverage
Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Keri Hilson and Far East Movement played the Comfort Dental Amphitheatre on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. Photos by Brandon Marshall.
Review: Lil Wayne at Comfort Dental Amphitheatre, 8/30/11
Peter Black's first Denver After Dark Music Festival saw people crowd the different venues on the 2700 block of Larimer Street last night for performances by a number of Denver musicians, including Hollagramz, Force Publique and Vitamins. Photos by Taryn Kapronica.
Christie Front Drive held a reunion show (with barbecue!) this weekend; Brandon Marshall was there to take photographs. Read Tom Murphy's full review of the Christie Front Drive reunion on the Backbeat blog.
The Christines returned last night for a reunion show in Denver. Formed in 1992, The Christines' song still sounded as psychedelic and robust as ever. The Overcasters and The Omans came out to play for the occasion too. Photos by Brandon Marshall.
The all-American Crave opened on July 4, 2010, and was such a hit that a second store will open in Colorado Springs this fall. Every time I've stopped by — whether at 8 p.m. on a Tuesday night or noon on a Sunday — Crave has been running a wait. Continue reading Laura Shunk's review of Cra...
Young Jeezy performed on August 23, 2011 at the Ogden Theatre with openers Young Doe and Freddie Gibbs. Aaron Thackeray brings back these photos of the faces on-stage and off.
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