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2014 Stories by Bree Davies

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  • Please Release Me

    published September 11, 2014

    There is nothing traditional about the programming at Off-Center@The Jones — including how this interactive sendup of oft-stuffy theater... More >>

  • Why the Highland Vs. Northside Debate Is All About Gentrification
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    Why the Highland Vs. Northside Debate Is All About Gentrification

    published Sep 16, 2014

    Back in August, I wrote a love letter to Denver, the city I used to know. Though my intention was to remember the good things about my city that are gone now, it was also, perhaps, a thinly veiled cri... More >>

  • Ten Things to Do in Colorado Before Summer Is Officially Over
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    Ten Things to Do in Colorado Before Summer Is Officially Over

    published Sep 16, 2014

    Last week's 24-hour cold snap was an instant reminder that fall is on its way. But as with any typical season change in Colorado, that just means we have a little more time left before summer is offic... More >>

  • OpenAir Live & Local Is a New TV Show Featuring Some of Colorado's Best Music
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    OpenAir Live & Local Is a New TV Show Featuring Some of Colorado's Best Music

    published Sep 12, 2014

    Beginning September 27, Colorado music lovers can get a listen and look at some of the state's best musicians as they come through Colorado Public Radio's OpenAir Studios via a new television show, Op... More >>

  • Country Time

    published September 4, 2014

    In 1948, Denver’s partnership with its first-ever sister city, Brest, France, proved to be ahead of the curve. It wasn’t until eight... More >>

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    The Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Show Is Spectacular

    published Sep 11, 2014

    First of all, whoever decided to present Drake and Lil Wayne in a staged performance competition was fucking brilliant. Taking two radio hip hop stars and giving them equal stage time by weaving their... More >>

  • Overdue Celebrates Denver Public Library's 125th Birthday and Local-Music Catalogue Launch
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    Overdue Celebrates Denver Public Library's 125th Birthday and Local-Music Catalogue Launch

    published Sep 10, 2014

    Though the Denver Public Library's local-music catalogue Volume Denver launched this past summer, the well-received program is getting some extra love in the form of an official launch party happening... More >>

  • From Joan Rivers to Lauren Bacall, Feminists Aren't Always Labeled
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    From Joan Rivers to Lauren Bacall, Feminists Aren't Always Labeled

    published Sep 09, 2014

    Feminism, like most radical ideas, doesn't have to be labeled in order to be effective. In 2014, the debate over who is a feminist and if what they do is feminist in nature is the topic for discussion... More >>

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    The Breeders - Summit Music Hall - September 5, 2014

    published Sep 08, 2014

    Siblings are the best. Siblings are people who understand your weirdness because they too, are usually a product of the same upbringing. They are often the only people to agree with you when the rest ... More >>

  • Park Place

    published August 28, 2014

    Today, Rocky Mountain National Park is kicking off a centennial celebration that will last 365 days. Modeled after other national parks' yearlong... More >>

  • A Winning Team

    published August 28, 2014

    “It’s kind of like a sportscast gone awry — we’re on our toes the entire time,” says Steve O’Neill, co-host of... More >>

  • Artist Sharon Feder on Her Show <em>BUY</em> and Finding Nature in Empty Buildings
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    Artist Sharon Feder on Her Show BUY and Finding Nature in Empty Buildings

    published Sep 05, 2014

    Sharon Feder has been painting for as long as she can remember. Along with studying painting under the mentorship of Colorado modernists like Ed Marecak and Mark Zamantakis, Feder also has had decades... More >>

  • GravesEnd Records Is Releasing Albums One Black-and-White Photocopy at a Time
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    GravesEnd Records Is Releasing Albums One Black-and-White Photocopy at a Time

    published Sep 04, 2014

    When it comes to playing the music industry game, sometimes it is easiest to take the industry out of the picture altogether and do it yourself. This is the ethos behind GravesEnd Records, a self-proc... More >>

  • Governor Jack Brings Betsy Sodaro and More National Improv Stars to Denver
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    Governor Jack Brings Betsy Sodaro and More National Improv Stars to Denver

    published Sep 04, 2014

    Denver's Governor Jack has been busy in 2014 -- the improv group has been performing across the U.S. this year, hitting the Detroit Improv Festival, the Omaha Improv Festival, the Del Close Marathon i... More >>

  • Retail and the Lost Art of Customer Service
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    Retail and the Lost Art of Customer Service

    published Sep 02, 2014

    This past weekend, I decided to take a trip back to my old stamping grounds, the Cherry Creek Shopping Center. Working there off and on from 1996 to 2013, I spent a lot of time wandering the building'... More >>

  • Culture Club

    published August 28, 2014

    Using the latest in global satellite technology, Digital Earth: Mesa Verde takes viewers on an unparalleled visual journey through... More >>

  • Life’s a Beach

    published June 12, 2014

    It has been said that the only thing Colorado’s near-perfect landscape is missing is an ocean. O.penVAPE's Ink Monstr Poolside Summer... More >>

  • Share and Share Alike

    published August 21, 2014

    “Sometimes it feels like you’re working in a vacuum; its nice to have a camaraderie with other artists to inspire you and make your... More >>

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    Future Islands' Sam Herring Is the New Freddie Mercury

    published Aug 28, 2014

    The way Sam Herring moves on stage can be frightening: One moment he's slashing at the air with a balled-up fist, the next he's pounding that fist into his chest with brute force. He crawls across the... More >>

  • 50 Ways to Support Your DIY Music Community
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    50 Ways to Support Your DIY Music Community

    published Aug 28, 2014

    The way a do-it-yourself music community/scene works is exactly like it sounds: by doing it yourself. DIY is an ethos that transcends genre. Regardless of what your music sounds like, you can create i... More >>

  • Picture Perfect

    published August 21, 2014

    It was a simple walk around his own neighborhood — and the beauty of a Denver Urban Gardens project there — that inspired Eric... More >>

  • All Ears

    published August 21, 2014

    Almost as old as the city itself, Loveland’s Old Fashioned Corn Roast Festival began in 1894 as a way for farmers to celebrate the... More >>

  • Ferguson, ISIS and the Ice Bucket Challenge: What Happens When We Choose Our News
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    Ferguson, ISIS and the Ice Bucket Challenge: What Happens When We Choose Our News

    published Aug 26, 2014

    The other day, while talking with a friend, I referenced how some media outlets had botched coverage of Ferguson, half expecting said friend to agree with me. Instead, he asked me what Ferguson was. ... More >>

  • <i>Sign Painters</i> Shines A Colorful Light on the History of a Hidden Craft
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    Sign Painters Shines A Colorful Light on the History of a Hidden Craft

    published Aug 25, 2014

    For filmmakers Faythe Levine and Sam Macon, an in sign painting was born one day when Levine happened to observe a sign painter changing the hours on a restaurant's window with a paint brush. Throug... More >>

  • The Denver Public Library Is Now One of the Best Places to Find Local Music
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    The Denver Public Library Is Now One of the Best Places to Find Local Music

    published Aug 25, 2014

    Back in December of 2013, the Denver Public Library put out a call to local musicians asking for song and album submissions to be considered for a future database that could be accessed by DPL card ho... More >>

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