October 30 | 2010

September 2 | 2010

We are playing two nights with Portugal. The Man and White Denim
at the Fox Theater in Boulder Colorado | ALL AGES |
Friday and Saturday October 22-23 | Buy tickets HERE

August 27 | 2010

Swayback DJ set at Beauty Bar Denver | Steely Dan--->Ministry.

Poster design by Dragondeer | Noah Van Sciver

August 01 | 2010

Swayback to play the Rock 'N Rev Festival at the 70th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Click HERE for more information and to purchase tickets

July 05 | 2010

Swayback voted best rock band in Denver 2010 by the readers of WESTWORD. Thanks Denver!

July 01 | 2010

Swayback featured with producer Andy Johns in the July issue of Music Connection Magazine.
View the article HERE


Die Finks | Produced by Andy Johns
Video by Robert Fraser, Tyler Ford, and Sara Ford

April 28 | 2010

Swayback w/ Melisa Auf de Maur and Glass Hits at the Hi-Dive in Denver May 8th. Buy tickets HERE

April 2 | 2010

We are playing with Girls April 14th at the Fox Theater in Boulder. Buy tickets HERE

March 16 | 2010

The Die Finks 7" is now availbale at Twist & Shout and Wax Trax records in Denver

500 Die Finks 7"s on clear vinyl were made for the video release party:

View Jackson Epstein's Die Finks illustrations HERE

Die Finks on: Lakland Bass | Denver Post || Westword | Westword pt.2| Huffington Post

February 15 | 2010

Swayback's Los Angeles show is live music pick of the week

February 11 | 2010

Our song Vampires In The Mirror is on tonight's Burn Notice (USA Network)

February 04 | 2010 Interview

December 09 | 2009

Swayback in the December issue of Music Connection Magazine

September 16 | 2009

We are shooting a video for our new song: Die Finks.
There are some nice stills at the director's blog
and The Onion wrote it up.

May 16 | 2009


Westword put up pictures of us recoriding at Capitol Studios HERE

April 29 | 2009

Our song All Bad News
was used for the season finale of Burn Notice on USA network.


February 7 | 2009
BBC Introducing with Tom Robinson on 6music
Our song What A Pity will be played on England's BBC 6 Music this Sunday night.
You can listen live or stream for seven days after the BBC's transmission on their web site HERE

November 20

We did a Denver profile for Germany's Indie Travel Guide.

From the publisher: "Do you as Indie lovers always wonder where to go in a foreign city? Are you also tired of the same old recommendations in common travel guide books? Then check out the “Indie Travel Guide” that features over 800 places to go recommended by 160 musicians and bands from all over the world." Tour guides include: Sonic Youth, The Duke Spirit, The Strokes, Tokyo Police Club, Fleet Foxes, and Apples In Stereo..

November 17

Just got back from a burning Los Angles
We recorded three songs with Andy Johns at Paramount Recording Studios in Hollywood this weekend.
Ice Cube recorded AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted at Paramount...
Hendrix and Zappa recorded there as well. Way cool!

Swayback is playing with Clap Your Hands Say Yeah at Belly Up in Aspen this Satuday November 22nd
http://www. bellyupaspen. com

September 14 | 2008
Swayback played the Monolith Festival at Red Rocks Ampitheater today.

September 4 | 2008
We are in Los Angeles at Serenity Sound Studio recording with legendary British knob turner Andy Johns

You can check out pictures of the recording sessions HERE

Swayback is featured in the September issue of SPIN Magazine

July 8
WESTWORD readers vote Swayback Best Rock Band in Denver 2008. Thanks Denver.

July 1
NPR will feature a ten minute piece on The Swayback today at 10AM and 7PM. You can listen live or archived on KCFR Denver: HERE There will be an interview as well as songs from Long Gone Lads and a llive recording from one of our Wednesday night JINXED! jams.

June 4
Swayback coverage on // //
San Diego CityBeat // Carpal Tunnel // Hybrid Magazine // Westword

May 31
Long Gone Lads is now available on iTunes

May 25
Swayback has been tapped to curate the live stage for Colorado's Electric Daisy Carnival June 14th.
The Los Angeles based electronic music event draws 40K in California and is projected to have 10K attendees in Colorado. There will be 4 stages and full size carnival rides. Check out the line up Swayback put together HERE

Our new record Long Gone Lads is available at Twist and Shout Records in Denver //

March 1
Colorado Muisc Buzz Feature


University of Colorado's Radio 1190 music director included Swayback's new record Long Gone Lads in Pat’s Album Picks

Swayback in the funny pages

The Long Gone Lads CD release show is scheduled for Saturday April 5th at the Blue Bird Theater in Denver. Details annonced shortly. Also check out The Swayback in Austin for SXSW Saturday March 15th at Trophy's Whoopsy Magazine party.

BBC Radio plays Swayback on Introducing with Tom Robinson: View the show HERE

Denver's Wesword talks about the forthcoming record:
"The Swayback’s new platter, Long Gone Lads, has all the makings of a career-defining record..." Read the full article HERE

Swayback is in the November 2007 NYLON Magazine. In the cover story: National Anthems: 100 New Homegrown Bands, NYLON "polled experts across the U.S. to unearth the best, unexpected local music scenes" Check out the article HERE

Next show is Saturday December 1st at Old Main on the University of Colorado campus in Boulder w/ Hot Iqs. *Limited seating. Tickets sold on day of show only. $10

Swayback plays with The Raveonettes and Moccasin Halloween night at the BlueBird Theater in Denver. Swayback will be spinning the after party at ROCKBAR. Poster

Swayback played at Red Rocks Amphitheater for the Monolith Festival September 15th w/ Flaming Lips, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Art Brut, Spoon, Kings of Leon, and Flosstradamus. Photo

Lakland Bass has made Eric a Lakland Artist

Swayback has recorded a cover of the Velvet Underground's I'm Waiting For the Man. Westword: "Fooking brilliant. Those were the exact words that came to mind when I heard the Swayback's recent cover of "I'm Waiting for the Man." The band's treatment and Eric Halborg's vocals more than do justice to the original" Brooklyn Vegan, Largehearted Boy and Ryan's Smashing Life were listening as well.