17 days ago | Music News
In all likelihood, Red Rocks will soon be a National Historic Landmark. That would be particularly gratifying for the group Friends of Red Rocks., which has been trying to get the designation for the park since 1999. “People thought it w...
18 days ago | Profiles
Amy Kress played music secretly for years. But when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, she decided it was time to share what she'd written. It was a nerve-wrecking for her to tell people about her music, let alone perform in front of others. Ma...
29 days ago | Music History
The Family Dog opened in September 1967 and closed just a year later. In that short span, the venue was home to plenty of epic experiences. Janis Joplin started off the Family Dog's time in Denver with the band Big Brother. The Doors, Jefferson Ai...
1 month ago | Marijuana
Elias Tempton, a grower for the Sicky Buds dispensary, also had a tiny grow operation for himself at home. He bought a radio and put it next to his plants, leaving it tuned to a classical music station twenty-four hours a day. "I noticed that ther...
3 months ago | Marijuana
The actors behind the Canadian mockumentary television show and series of films Trailer Park Boys were in Denver Tuesday evening for a performance and, later, a marijuana tasting. We attended both. The Dear Santa Clause Go Fuck Yourself Tour kicke...
3 months ago | Music History
Barber shop Roosters of Parker dedicated last month to local high school band programs. Jesse Shapiro, the shop's owner, donated five percent of all sales between October 28 and November 28 to band programs at Legend, Ponderosa, and Chaparral High...