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  • English politician arrested for quoting Churchill's remarks about Islam
    English politician arrested for quoting Churchill's remarks about Islam
    On Saturday, April 26, Paul Weston, chairman of the party Liberty GB in the UK and candidate in the May 22nd European Elections in the South East, was arrested in Winchester, England, for quoting anti-Islam rhetoric, originally voiced by Winston...
  • Charles Krauthammer: Things That Matter
    Krauthammer on Churchill: The indispensable man
    One of the goals of every writer should be to have those that read his work regard him brilliant. Another goal, and a far more difficult and important one, is to have that reader think brilliant thoughts while reading that work. Whether or not...
  • Senator Ted Cruz
    Claim: Ted Cruz is Chamberlain, Obama is Churchill, and Assad is Hitler
    Writing in The Hill on September 9, 2013, Brent Budowsky suggested that President Obama was the equivalent of Winston Churchill facing down Adolf Hitler in his desire attack Syria and that, by implication, Sen. Ted Cruz, along with fellow...
  • Honoring Their Last Full Measure
    Honoring Their Last Full Measure
    By Michael IsamSt. Augustine, Fla, (May 27, 2013) – Prosthetic arms, prosthetic legs, heads in bandages, a face with a look that says “My lights are on, but I have temporarily left the building.” Such was the scene as groups of...
  • Deanna Durbin dies: Child actress dead at 91
    Deanna Durbin dies: Child actress dead at 91
    It was reported on May 1, 2013, that Deanna Durbin died at age 91. The depression-era child actress retired at age 28 and was the highest paid woman in the world according to The Hollywood Reporter."The actress' son, Peter H. David, was...
  • OneRepublic
    OneRepublic announce summer 2013 North American tour dates
    On April 23, 2013, American rock band OneRepublic announced headlining tour dates for the summer of 2013 in an issued press release. The North American tour begins July 19 in Tulsa, Okla. and ends Aug. 18 in Whites Creek, Tenn. You can view a...
  • Sick Puppies at 106.5 Radio Station's Not So Acoustic Xmas show in Charlotte
    Concert photos: Charlotte radio station 106.5's annual Not So Acoustic Xmas
    Amos' Southend in Charlotte, North Carolina hosted local radio station 106.5 The End's annual Not So Acoustic Xmas concert on Friday, December 14. This year's band line up featured Churchill and Breaking Laces with Sick Puppies as the...
  • Not So Silent Night 2012
    Not So Silent Night 2012 brings fun. to Denver
    Channel 93.3’s annual Not So Silent Night 2012 (held Thursday night at 1stBank Center in Broomfield) was one of the best in recent memory—not to mention one of the best attended. Approximately 7000 people crammed into the arena to see...
  • Libby Hill Park
    With Mayor Jones "River Front Plan," a chance to preserve history
    Richmond City Council has delayed approval of Mayor Dwight Jones' idea for making the James River a central attraction for the city, citing development issues. Fifth District Councilman E. Martin Jewell and Council Vice President Ellen...
  • Churchill
    Churchill signs with A&M Octone Records
    Churchill signs with A&M Octone RecordsA lot of Denver music fans have seen this one coming for awhile. Folk rock band Churchill has become the latest Denver act to land a record deal, announcing today that they have penned a deal with...
  • Danielle Ate the Sandwich
    Westword Music Showcase 2012 recap
    Saturday, June 23 saw thousands of music lovers flocking to Denver’s Golden Triangle area for the annual Westword Music Showcase, braving the heat in one of the hottest days of the year in Denver.Indeed, as temperatures soared to a record...
  • Barcelona
    Barcelona comes to Wooly's on June 11
    Piano rocker trioBarcelona will make a tour stop at Wooly's (504 East Locust Street) in Des Moines. Denver-basedacoustic rockers Churchill and the Des Moines indie pop band Parlours will open the show. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m., and the...
  • The Fray at Red Rocks
    The Fray’s Homecoming: Red Rocks Amphitheatre May 11
    Friday night at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the cold, rainy weather couldn’t dampen the spirits of the capacity crowd that braved the elements to see Denver hometown boys The Fray—the first night of a 2-day stopover as the band tours their...
  • Churchill EP release
    Churchill releases “The Change EP,” performs at the Bluebird Friday, Mar. 9
    Since winning the 2011 Hometown for the Holidays band contest in Denver last December, indie-rock band Churchill has certainly not been resting on its laurels. After spending the past few months in the studio, the band is set to release a new EP...
  • My Body Sings Electric
    Denver bands and artists to watch in 2012
    2011 has been a great year for local music in Denver (click here to see a piece I wrote for CBS Local on the top Denver bands in 2011). As we did last year, though, it’s time now to look forward, and to identify some Denver acts that are...