Isa Jones writes about music for Westword works as a community reporter at the Longmont Times-Call. Her writing has appeared all over the internet and occasionally in print. She likes Texas, live music and skiing. She dislikes mornings, seafood and Canada.
2 days ago | The Industry
It’s been an emotional few days for the Denver Music Community. On Sunday afternoon, Gary Lee Bomar — owner of Gary Lee’s Motor Club and Grub — passed away at a Denver Hospital after sustaining a severe head injury earlier this week. . Bomar was i...
3 days ago | Music News
A curator and lover of Denver music needs help. Gary Lee Bomar, owner of Gary Lee’s Motor Club and Grub — the South Broadway bar that has hosted hundreds of bands and is a staple during the Underground Music Showcase — is in the hospital due to a ...
7 days ago | Commentary
My top five favorite bands are the Strokes, Death Cab For Cutie, Neutral Milk Hotel, Stars and the Clash, in that order. Don’t try to argue with me, it’s a fact — one of the few things in life I know to be true. Purchasing Is This It at the...
28 days ago | Concerts
“Just scrub the insides of your cheeks like you’re brushing your teeth for a good twenty seconds,” said a smiling volunteer, handing out cotton swabs to attendees of the recent Underground Music Showcase. That volunteer was working for the Love, H...
29 days ago | Music News
Over the next three weeks, the Flobots will visit fifteen towns across Colorado, playing everything from a fundraiser to a street party, hosting workshops at museums and having a powwow and song-sharing session with the Ute tribe. The tour is the ...
1 month ago | Music News
“This beer is for chugging or chucking,” shouts In The Whale frontman Nate Valdez, right after a shiny, labeless can is thrown past his head. The punk rock duo is on stage at Black Shirt Brewery. It’s the Saturday night release party for the band'...