Recent Articles
  • DEVO's Mark Mothersbaugh retrospective opens soon at MCA Denver

    DEVO's Mark Mothersbaugh retrospective opens soon at MCA Denver

    Mark Mothersbaugh is best known as the co-founder of DEVO, and has written music for films like “Rushmore,” “The Royal Tenenbaums,” “The Lego Movie” and even “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse.” What you may not know, however, is that Mothersbaugh is a prolific artist and has been creating his own unique artistic...
  • Lewis Black 'The Rant is Due Fall Tour' tickets on sale

    Lewis Black 'The Rant is Due Fall Tour' tickets on sale

    Lewis Black may be one of the biggest names in comedy today, due to his unique style and angry ranting that so many are eager to relate to. You’ve probably seen Black on Comedy Central on his regular series “Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil” or during one of his many regular appearances on “The Daily...
  • Altas release their debut album tonight at the Hi-Dive

    Altas release their debut album tonight at the Hi-Dive

    When a band releases their debut album, a mountain of expectations can build. The album must accomplish so much as a first-time release can make or break a band. Tonight at the Hi-Dive, Denver experimental rock trio Altas will host a release party for their debut album, Epoca de Bestias. After...
  • Pre-holiday theater: Four November shows to see before the holiday mania hits

    Pre-holiday theater: Four November shows to see before the holiday mania hits

    Early November is that unique time in which theater companies close all the horror and scary stuff and prepare for the big holiday shows for the season to come. However, in between the ghost and the tinsel lies this magical time of other shows, that don’t feature holiday messages of any kind. It...
  • In Their Honor: A free concert for Veteran's Day

    In Their Honor: A free concert for Veteran's Day

    Veteran’s Day is Tuesday, November 11, and it’s important to find a way to honor the day and to pay your respects to the men and women who have fought for freedom in the United States. If you are not sure how to spend the day, consider attending the Annual Veteran’s Day Concert “In Their Honor” with...
  • The JAAMM Festival: A celebration of Jewish artists throughout history

    The JAAMM Festival: A celebration of Jewish artists throughout history

    How much do you know about the contributions of Jewish artists, authors and musicians throughout history? You may not realize just how many Jewish names have been attached to so many different artistic contributions. That is the goal of the JAAMM Festival at the Jewish Community Center, now in its...
  • Rusted Root bringing their musical 'Movement' to the Gothic Theatre

    Rusted Root bringing their musical 'Movement' to the Gothic Theatre

    Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root doesn’t just see himself as a bandleader: he sees himself as a leader of a movement. “The Movement, means a new work ethic to me - it's going from the industrial age to the individual spiritual age,” Glabicki is quoted as saying about the band’s latest release, aptly...
  • 5 best places to buy Halloween costumes in Denver

    5 best places to buy Halloween costumes in Denver

    The year is rapidly coming to a close, and for many people Halloween marks the beginning of the holiday season. With so many great Halloween events in Denver it's important that you look your spookiest! If you haven't already found your costume, there are plenty of opportunities to find the perfect...
  • Win and they're in: Colorado State Rams fans selling out Hughes Stadium again

    Win and they're in: Colorado State Rams fans selling out Hughes Stadium again

    Forget “build it and they will come,” Colorado State doesn't need a new, stinking stadium to host sellouts. No, in Fort Collins, the saying is “win and they're in” as in, win and the fans will fill-in Hughes Stadium. We've seen it in recent weeks, and it's an exciting new development in Northern...
  • 5 spooky shows to catch on Halloween night

    5 spooky shows to catch on Halloween night

    What is the best way to get into the Halloween mood? Catch a spooky show before you head out for a night at the bars or clubs. There are a lot of great plays and musicals happening all over town, perfect to inspire the creepy, crawly, spooky atmosphere you want before you dive into a night of...
  • The most haunted places in Denver

    The most haunted places in Denver

    Even those who are not big fans of horror thrills look for a fright or two during the Halloween season. The costumes, pumpkins, and haunted houses, what’s not to love about Halloween? Denver residents are huge fans of Halloween, and I’m not just talking about the living ones. The city of Denver is...
  • Denver singer-songwriter Andy Palmer releases new tunes, talks songwriting

    Denver singer-songwriter Andy Palmer releases new tunes, talks songwriting

    "I used to wait for the muse; I don't do that anymore," says Denver-based singer-songwriter Andy Palmer about his creative process. "My life's a little fuller [than before], so now I actually structure things more, where I try to sit down intentionally at least once a week and bang out something...
  • Get to know a Denver band: Rossonian

    Get to know a Denver band: Rossonian

    Preparing to hit the road to tour throughout their home turf, the Midwest, Mile High City electro-sensual rock ‘n’ roll quartet Rossonian is also in the process of mixing their newest EP, set to be released in early 2015. Don’t worry Denver fans of this one-of-a-kind, garage soul band! You can catch...
  • Peyton Manning sets new record, wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week

    Peyton Manning sets new record, wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week

    Peyton Manning is a machine. He's a cadence-calling, touchdown-throwing, scoring and record-breaking machine. Week after week it seems Manning is breaking records, now it's been two in four days. On Sunday, Manning set a new NFL record with his 509th (and then 510th) touchdown passes, which both...
  • Denver Broncos better in at least one aspect this year: Rushing the passer

    Denver Broncos better in at least one aspect this year: Rushing the passer

    2013 was all about offense. In this NFL, it's all offense, all the time. Any casual or die-hard football fan can tell you that. They'd also likely tell you, “defense wins championships,” which was supported by the Seattle Seahawks' blowout of the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII. And during that...
  • Trap and release: Keys N Krates prove the power of performance at Denver show

    Trap and release: Keys N Krates prove the power of performance at Denver show

    The very nature of electronic music makes it easy for those who create it to get lost onstage in concert. When you’re DJing from behind a computer and the typical delineations between songs are smoothed over in the mix, it’s challenging to stand out as a performer, no matter how great your set. Keys...
  • Honest, rowdy and charismatic: Meet Planes!

    Honest, rowdy and charismatic: Meet Planes!

    Planes! is as much of a rap collective as it is a business. From a hierarchy to roles to a shared goal, the large group is all moving in the same direction: towards success through financial freedom and notoriety. The fact that they recently incorporated Planes! LLC only validates this point further...
  • 20 amazing beards from Great American Beer Fest

    20 amazing beards from Great American Beer Fest

    Move over biker gangs, lumberjacks and wizards — beer drinkers may have taken over the top spot for the best beards on the planet. As AXS descended on the Great American Beer Festival in Denver, CO this past Thursday, the fabulous fuzz that was on display put Santa Claus to shame. “Flavor. Saver...
  • Foxygen leads old timey rock 'n' roll revival at Denver's Bluebird Theater

    Foxygen leads old timey rock 'n' roll revival at Denver's Bluebird Theater

    It had a good run, but in 2014, rock ‘n’ roll is so passé. The orgiastic audio-visual experience of EDM shows, the blunt immediacy of hip-hop, even the instrumental virtuosity of the jam band scene all seem to hold a greater appeal to modern audiences than the staid formalism of traditional rock...
  • Best haunted houses in Denver

    Best haunted houses in Denver

    Do you already have plans for Halloween? Even if you don’t visit a haunted house on Halloween night, checking out a haunted house during this season is a tradition. After all, what’s Halloween without a few horror stories and frights? Below are the best haunted houses in Denver. Gather your friends...
Sponsor

Sign up for our weekly event guide email.

Be the first to know. Get personalized event announcements, updates, and reviews every week with the AXS.com event guide email.

Privacy Policy