• Posts Tagged ‘live music’

    Don’t Miss Jack Name tonight at the Hi-Dive. You’ll know why before Dent May starts.

    by  • January 31, 2014 • Denver Venues, In Denver Live, National, NewsThreads, Record Reviews • 2 Comments

    Jack Name's "Light Show," released january 21, is some heady psychedelic stuff.

    Free this Saturday night (February 1)? Not any more, you’re not. Time for you to get your Gary Numan-meets-Alice Cooper groove on and go see Jack Name (aka John Webster John – touring as guitarist with White Fence) – opening for Dent May – at the Hi-Dive. Seriously, this Los Angeles psych-soothsayer promises to grab...

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    Heavy with Joy: An Inter/Review with Wovenhand’s David Eugene Edwards

    by  • November 15, 2012 • In Denver Live, Interviews, Local, National, NewsThreads, Record Reviews • 0 Comments

    David Eugene Edwards leads Wovenhand Friday night, November 16, at the Oriental Theater, kicking off a new tour of Western cities. (Photo: Wovenhand)

    Wovenhand released “The Laughing Stalk,” the Denver-based band’s seventh studio album, in September – so we may be a little late in reviewing. But then, so is Friday night’s CD Release Dance  at the Oriental Theater – November 16, 9:00 PM, with Reverend Deadeye – a little late in coming (and we’re happy to...

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    The 11th Annual UMS Starts Today – So do DenverThread’s lists – here’s day one

    by  • July 21, 2011 • Denver Venues, Locals Only, NewsThreads, ThreadedTweets, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    It's here! And it's definitely THE highpoint of Denver's summer music season! A full Red Rocks schedule, the Warped and other festival tours, multiple nights of Widespread Panic - even the monster U2 show in Invesco Field at Mile High - all pale in comparison to the magnitude of this weekend's pinnacle. The 11th...

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    New Threads – Inactivists release “The War on Jazz Hands” to a hungry public at the Walnut Room

    by  • April 1, 2011 • In Denver Live, Local, Locals Only, NewsThreads, Record Reviews • 0 Comments

    If there's one thing we need less of in this world, it's got to be those annoying flapping fingers at the end of swirling hands, and a more worthy cause for war probably doesn't currently exist. And yet, as a country, we're dang near broke. But I already digress . . . ...

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    The UMS, Day 3 – So many bands, so little time! More pre-kus from DenverThread

    by  • July 24, 2010 • Denver Venues, In Denver Live, Local, Locals Only, National • 0 Comments

    High-flying antics are in store when Lucha Libre Mexicana comes to the UMS! (Photo: giantbomb.com)

    Now that we've got two, fat and sassy days of the Underground Music Showcase under our belts, the real monster is being unleashed. This weekend, as in festivals past, begins the real UMS proper, and there are more bands, artists, venues, drinks and awesome food today than both of the previous two days combined! ...

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    New Threads: New tunes from Gypsy Nomads, Mad Dog and the Smokin’ Js and Deadbubbles

    by  • June 1, 2010 • In Denver Live, Local, National • 3 Comments

    The summer music overflow has begun, and Denver looks to be deluged with a constant influx, through-flux and home-spun-flux of music for the season, both live and recorded. Upstate New York’s Gypsy Nomads have released a new collection of twelve songs laced with oodles of magic - of both the cabaret/vaudeville and faerie ilk...

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    Who’s Playin’ What, Where? This Week – Katy Taylor, Salesman, Ideal Fathers

    by  • April 23, 2010 • In Denver Live, Locals Only, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    Katy Taylor plays a beautiful, easy and happy folk, perfect for happy hour, or an entire evening. (Photo: MySpace)

    With a beautiful, lilting voice delivering delicate and passionate songs that recall a younger, more relaxed Suzanne Vega, local troubadour Katy Taylor will be gracing Trios Enoteca this Friday night, to accompany the restaurant's well-made cocktails, beers, wines and foods. Taylor fits well in the smooth, low-lit atmosphere of Trios - though she would...

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    Lion’s Lair Art Shows: East Colfax finds Jesus, and he’s hangin’ at the Lair!

    by  • January 27, 2010 • In Denver Live, Interviews, Local, Locals Only • 1 Comment

    Matthew Hunter is keeping his artful promises, and this time the results approach the sacred - and may come close to a little of the profane as well. Hunter promised himself recently that he would hold a cooperative art show in the Lion’s Lair, Denver's venerated punk rock dive, every other month into...

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    Speedwolf hits the road to tour the midwest, after opening for Valient Thorr at Larimer Lounge

    by  • November 9, 2009 • In Denver Live, Local, Locals Only, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    Reed Bremmer leads Speedwolf through a set of screaming speed metal at the Larimer Lounge last Thursday, opening for Valient Thorr. (Photo: DenverThread)

    One of Denver's hardest working metal bands, Speedwolf, is about to embark on a week-long tour of the midwest to spread their raucous brand of speed metal to the heartland. Starting out in Des Moines, IA on Thursday, November 19, the band will play shows back-to-back every night for six nights, traveling through Chicago,...

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