Bree Davies is a writer, reporter and radio host born and raised in the Queen City of the Plains. An active member of the music community, she is the co-founder of Titwrench experimental music festival and co-host of Welcome to Rock Island, a podcast focused on the art and industry of music. Davies contributes regularly to Westword and has written for The A.V. Club, xoJane, Alternative Press and more about music, art, feminism, DIY culture and social justice issues. Follow Bree on Twitter.
2 hours ago | Colorado History
With election season in full swing, words like “immigration” and “detention” are repeatedly thrown around by candidates and the media; meanwhile, the people at the center of the immigration crisis are hardly ever given a voice. Detention Nation, a...
2 days ago | Holidays
Dinner by candlelight, roses, chocolate-covered strawberries and champagne — isn't that all at little passé for the modern lovers' Valentine's Day? Fortunately, Denver's V-Day weekend calendar is packed with sexy celebrations, chocolate-infused ta...
6 days ago | Breeality Bites
Last summer, as I sat in the basement of the downtown Comedy Works listening to Dana Crawford explain how and why she went to the lengths she did to save Larimer Square from demolition a half-century ago, my mind kept getting stuck on the same tho...
8 days ago | Architecture
Everyone knows that the Molly Brown House is a historic landmark in Denver: In fact, the fight to save the Victorian structure from demolition led to the creation of Historic Denver in 1970. But just because a building is old doesn't mean it's an ...
8 days ago | Longform
This is the first in a two-part story on Landmark Preservation in Denver. For an illustration of historic designation in action — including six buildings that are officially historic and six that are not — read this piece. Across from ...
11 days ago