<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![CDATA[J.J. Grey & Mofro cancel tour, Boulder show]]> <![CDATA[Andrew Bird's performance at Chautauqua was the anti-Kanye]]> When I first heard that Kanye West had referred to himself as “the Michael Jordan of music,” I immediately recalled the first time I heard Andrew Bird’s instrumental Useless C]]> <![CDATA[Review: Lovable cops and terrifying cartels in 'End of Watch']]> Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena are a new breed of L.A. cops in End of Watch, writes Alison Willmore for MovieLine, and they're facing a new breed of enemy.]]> <![CDATA[Pics from The Motet's Mixtape 1975 Halloween show]]> Each Halloween the Motet unites costume-clad fans of the Front Range and transport them to a funkified era of the bands choice. Nobody knows how to start a dance party better than this Colorado-]]> <![CDATA[Foals and Cage the Elephant, uncaged]]> I'll be honest: I didn't expect much going in to see Cage the Elephant at the Ogden Theater on May 18. I was there for the opener, Foals. ]]> <![CDATA[McCartney: Yoko didn't break up the Beatles]]> Nothing's more gripping and thrilling than 40-year-old debates, right? Right folks??]]> <![CDATA[Justin Bieber's pet monkey: Stunner, it's a terrible idea]]> It doesn't matter how popular singer Justin Bieber is or how many albums he sells. It's a bad idea for him or for anyone else to own primates as pets.]]> <![CDATA[A reanimated Gorillaz is back , this time with real-life musicians]]> When the sprawling British ensemble Gorillaz reunited to close out the final night of Coachella in April, anyone familiar with the band might have been shocked at what they saw.]]> <![CDATA[Meat Puppets stage a hodown at The Fox]]> Moistboyz and Meat Puppets hosted a grungy, moshy hoe-down at the Fox on Tuesday, April 2. Moistboyz, a hard rock, heavy metal punk group lead by Mickey “Moist” (also known as Mickey M]]> <![CDATA[Nick Jonas confirms he could become 'American Idol' judge]]> Nick Jonas has confirmed he's in the running to be a judge on American Idol.]]> <![CDATA[Jaime Escalante, teacher who was subject of 'Stand and Deliver,' dies at 79]]> Jaime Escalante, the charismatic former East Los Angeles high school teacher who taught the nation that inner-city students could master subjects as demanding as calculus, died Tuesday. He was 79. The subject of the 1988 box-office hit "Stand and Deliver," Escalante died at his son's home in Roseville, in northern California, said actor Edward James Olmos, who portrayed the teacher in the film. Escalante had bladder cancer.]]> <![CDATA['The Sopranos,' 'Seinfeld' ranked best-written shows in history]]> The current state of television, both drama and comedy series, has inspired some to call this a period of renaissance for television writing. The Walking Dead, Mad Men, Game of Thrones and others earn accolades for the quality of their writing.]]> <![CDATA[Coates: Actually, 'Accidental Racist' is just plain racist]]> Country star Brad Paisley has made waves with a recent song that talks directly about issues of race and understanding. But, Ta-Nehisi Coates of The Atlantic writes, the song probably says a little more than Paisley realizes.]]> <![CDATA[The Beach Boys Set For Highest Charting Album in 37 Years]]> The Beach Boys are aiming for their highest charting album on the Billboard 200 in 37 years as "That's Why God Made the Radio" could debut in the top three next week. ]]> <![CDATA[New video from Boulder band, The Ridgelings]]> Boulder Americana band, The Ridgelings, is hustling the internet to put out its first album, no small feat even in the age of digital recording.  The band just gave a peek behind the curtain w]]> <![CDATA[Almost two years after his death, Bernie Mac is still missed]]> In his bathroom, Bernie Mac lit a firecracker, spread ketchup on himself and pretended that he had been shot — much to the horror of his wife. In a friend's bathroom, he placed fake dung on the ground, leading Super Bowl partygoers to believe someone had missed their porcelain mark.]]> <![CDATA[Tom Cruise suited up for time-trap blockbuster]]> Ever wanted to combine Groundhog Day and Starship Troopers?]]> <![CDATA[El Ten Eleven drops new E.P.]]> So-Cal "Power-duo" El Ten Eleven dropped a new E.P. online today.]]> <![CDATA[See Metallica freeze em all in Antartica]]> Chances are, you don't live in Antartica. And that means you probably missed Metallica's "Freeze 'Em All," show there earlier this month. That's okay. You can now see video of the ]]> <![CDATA[Oscars memorial attracts controversy ]]> A minor scandal emerged in an unexpected place during last night's Oscars broadcast: the recap of film industry folks that passed away in the last year.]]>