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Behind the Barren Volcanic Exterior, the Glorious Eden of St. Helena: Getting Really, Truly, Terminally Away From It All on the Looney Front (Part 6)

Mike Arkus | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

When you approach St. Helena from the sea nothing could seem more forbiddingly inhospitable than the jagged cliffs and soaring crags that rise precipitously out of the frothing ocean, impenetrable ramparts that scream 'keep out.'

Why Stonehenge May Have Made Ancient Pagans Feel 'Different'

Posted 05.03.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 05/03/2012 08:20 AM EDT on LiveScience The stone slabs of England's Stonehenge may have been...

Over the Weekend: Experience the urban-outfitted neon-infested loveliness of Monolith

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Westword's weekend was dominated by Monolith, the annual two-day hipsterfest at Red Rocks that this year featured the Mars Volta, the Yeah...

Monolith 2009, Day One: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Girl Talk, Of Montreal, the Walkmen and more

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Is this thing on? We're live from Red Rocks for Day One of Year Three of Monolith, the indie-hipster-Urban-Outfitted-neon-fest that mark...

Monolith Q&A: Thao with the Get Down Stay Down

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Thao with the Get Down Stay Down's latest record, Know Better Learn Faster, carries a wide menu of influences. Like the ensemble's previous...

Monolith: all our coverage in one place

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

​Over the course of this week, we've delivered a ton of Monolith coverage, so you'd be forgiven if you managed to overlook something. But ...

Our top 5 Monolith can't-miss acts

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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There's roughly a gazillion bands playing at Monolith over the next two days and there's no way you can see them all (see, there aren't a h...

Monolith Q&A: Depreciation Guild

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Brooklyn's the Depreciation Guild has spent the last few years fusing elements of synth pop, dream pop and experimental electronic music in...

Monolith Q&A: The Thermals

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Thermals new album, Now We Can See, represents more than simply a fresh recording for the Portland-based trio. After an amicable depart...

Monolith Q&A: The Glitch Mob

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Glitch Mob started out as a Los Angeles-based DJ collective that pooled its collective talent to make a more collaborative music with ex...

Monolith Q&A: Red Wire Black Wire

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Often compared to New Wave bands of the early '80s -- especially the Human League --Brooklyn, New York's Red Wire Black Wire, uses synthesiz...