<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![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[New fall series 'Terra Nova' is a high priority at Fox]]> <![CDATA[Mark Cuban's Reinvented Cable Channel Will Be All About Live Programming]]> Mark Cuban has sold a company for a billion dollars, won championships with the Dallas Mavericks basketball team and shown his business acumen on ABC’s Shark Tank, but the cable TV channel he launched in 2001, HDNet, hasn’t grown as he hoped in audience, profits, programming or carriage on cable systems.]]> <![CDATA[AMC renews ‘The Walking Dead’ for a third season]]> <![CDATA[Alec Baldwin says he's staying on '30 Rock'... and that the show is ending next season]]> Alec Baldwin has been on the brink of leaving 30 Rock since basically the beginning of 30 Rock. Playing Jack Donaghy revitalized Baldwin’s career — and helped to define the resurrection-through-self-deprecation second-act playbook of our modern reboot era. But the actor has regularly expressed an interest in leaving the show — usually in the winter, which either proves that he enjoys negotiations with NBC or that he suffers from a nasty case of Seasonal Affective Disorder.]]> <![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[The rise and fall and rise ... and fall of Rick Sanchez]]> <![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[Folk Pioneer Doc Watson Dead at 89]]> Folk music pioneer Doc Watson died on Tuesday in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, of complications from abdominal surgery, his manager has confirmed. He was 89 years old. Watson had been admitted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center on May 21st, after suffering a fall at his home in nearby Deep Gap.]]> <![CDATA[Obamas go to Chicago for taping of Oprah's show]]> <![CDATA[Scott Pelley named anchor of CBS 'Evening News']]> <![CDATA[Banjo Legend Earl Scruggs Dead at 88]]> Bluegrass pioneer Earl Scruggs died yesterday at the age of 88 at a hospital in Nashville, the New York Times confirms. Scruggs' distinctive picking style on the banjo influenced generations of players and helped define the sound of bluegrass music in the 20th century. His cause of death has not been revealed.]]> <![CDATA[Olbermann comes out swinging on Current's new 'Countdown']]> <![CDATA[Taylor Swift to release new 'Red' album in October]]> Taylor Swift surprised fans on Monday evening with the announcement that she'll release a new album, Red, on October 22nd – her first LP since 2010's Speak Now. The singer-songwriter revealed the news during a live chat with fans, during which she previewed her new single and spoke about her inspiration for the record.]]> <![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[Four or more for Music Director]]> Rumors have been swirling around Chautauqua all summer. When the Colorado Music Festival announced its summer season, it was stated that three of the guest conductors were candidates to replace ]]> <![CDATA[Oscar nominations: 'King's Speech' earns 12 nods, 'True Grit' follows with 10]]> "The King's Speech" dominated the nominations for the 83rd annual Academy Awards on Tuesday morning, earning 12 nods including best picture and best lead actor for Colin Firth as King George IV, who battles to eradicate his stammer when he suddenly takes the throne.]]> <![CDATA[Anthony Bourdain Exits Travel Channel for CNN]]> Globe trotting No Reservations star Anthony Bourdain is leaving Travel Channel for CNN.]]> <![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[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-]]>