Bree Davies is a writer, reporter and radio host who grew up in Denver. An active member of the music community, she is the co-founder of Titwrench experimental music festival and host of the Colorado-focused Local Shakedown show every Friday on Radio 1190. Davies contributes regularly to Westword and has written for The A.V. Club, xoJane, Alternative Press and more about music, art, feminism and social justice issues.
4 days ago | Things to Do
Though not originally from Denver, DJ, producer and party thrower Max Klaw has spent a good amount of time here, bringing great events to the city. Klaw skipped off to New York about five years ago, leaving a legacy of successful nights across the...
5 days ago | Events
There are many things that make Denver a great city — and Colfax Avenue is definitely one of them. Running through Aurora, Denver, Lakewood and Golden, this 26-mile-long continuous strip carries a rich history of Colorado's people and transit. &nb...
7 days ago | Breeality Bites
I only braved two of the four days of UMS this year, which is still a lot considering I was able to catch dozens of sets by some incredible musicians. Now in its fifteenth year, the Underground Music Showcase works to bring hundreds of acts to the...
8 days ago | Music Festivals
This past weekend, I made a joke on Twitter that the hardest part about attending UMS isn't trying to see as many bands as you can fit into your schedule, but actually getting from one venue to another without running into (and talking to) 2,500 p...
11 days ago | Crowdfunding
I've interviewed hundreds of people over the course of my career as a reporter. One of those people is Keith Garcia, a person who went from source and media contact to good friend over years of our not-so-secret recorded phone conversations. Now m...
11 days ago | Music Festivals
Sometimes a geographical change is necessary for a band to find its own path. For Cassie McNeil and James Wayne, the Pacific Northwest felt like the right part of the country to re-root the duo’s work as Force Publique. Both musicians grew up in d...