Shopping & Services

Comments (0)

BEST URBAN OUTPOST Denver 2006 - Independent Records and Video - CLOSED

Independent Records and Video

Independent Records and Video

937 E. Colfax Ave.

Denver, CO 80218

303-863-8668

Map & Details>>

Let's face it: Denver's still pretty damn white -- a city with umpteen wine bars and rock venues but just a handful of halfway-decent jazz or hip-hop joints. Independent Records and Video -- the store with the big, beautiful display windows filled with big, beautiful photographs of African-American recording artists -- is one sign of urban life in D-town. The store carries an impressive selection of music in every genre -- it's the only place in town where you can satiate a midnight Big Star jones on a Tuesday -- but its primary trade is hip-hop and R&B. True, white kids could be the ones who are buying it all up, but who really cares? As the only storefront on Colfax to proudly represent black culture, Independent gets a big holla.
My Voice Nation Help
0 comments
Sort: Newest | Oldest
Loading...