Westword Music Showcase Lineup and Schedule Revealed
You know when your mom sometimes goes on and on about how handsome you are, or how talented you are and whatnot, and you're all like, "Ah, ma', you're supposed to say that crap. You're my mom"? Keep that sentiment in mind right now as we tell you just how wicked cool our kid is. The lineup is for this year's Showcase is bananas. Seriously. Check out who's playing after the jump.
Okay, so we promised fifty of Denver's best bands. We actually ended up making room for over eighty -- plus Adam Cayton-Holland, our resident funny man, has talked his Wrist Deep Productions crew into putting together a comedy showcase for us because, well, that's just the kind of dude he is. (They're pretty funny. Swear. Check out their recent encounter with Flobots below.)
Oh, and lest we forget, some other bands from out of town called Ra Ra Riot and the Drive-By Truckers will also be there. We're told they kill.
So, yeah, Golden Triangle. Next Saturday, June 14. Let's get it on, shall we? -- Dave Herrera
Main Outdoor Stage 12th and Acoma 2:00 p.m. - The Chain Gang of 1974 3:00 p.m. - The Heyday 4:00 p.m. - Laylights 5:00 p.m. - The Swayback 6:00 p.m. - Born in the Flood 7:00 p.m. - Ra Ra Riot 8:15 p.m. - Drive-By Truckers
Bar Standard 1037 Broadway 2:00 p.m. - A Shoreline Dream 2:45 p.m. - Astrophagus 3:30 p.m. - Overcasters 4:15 p.m. - Widowers 5:00 p.m. - Red Orange Yellow 5:45 p.m. - Astra Moveo 6:30 p.m. - Cat-A-Tac 7:15 p.m. - Hot IQs 8:00 p.m. - Hearts of Palm
Andrews On Lincoln 1111 Lincoln St 2:00 p.m. - Speak In Vowels 2:45 p.m. - Vices I Admire 3:30 p.m. - Epilogues 4:15 p.m. - Black Lamb 5:00 p.m. - Ghost Buffalo 5:45 p.m. - Autokinoton 6:30 p.m. - The Knew 7:15 p.m. - American Relay 8:00 p.m. - Bad Luck City
The Sutra Room 1109 Lincoln St. 2:00 p.m. - Rachael Pollard 2:45 p.m. - The Wheel 3:30 p.m. - The Hollyfelds 4:15 p.m. - (die) Pilot 5:00 p.m. - Achille Lauro 5:45 p.m. - Hello Kavita 6:30 p.m. - Paper Bird 7:15 p.m. - Ian Cooke 8:00 p.m. - Bela Karoli
1144 1144 Broadway 2:00 p.m. - 29th St. Disciples 2:45 p.m. - Red Stinger 3:30 p.m. - No Plot Kill 4:15 p.m. - Lyin’ Bitch and the Restraining Orders 5:00 p.m. - Spools of Dark Thread 5:45 p.m. - No Fair Fights 6:30 p.m. - Horse 7:15 p.m. - To Be Eaten 8:00 p.m. - Conspiracy Assassins 9:00 p.m. - Immortal Dominion
La Rumba 99 W. 9th Ave. 2:00 p.m. - Home 2:45 p.m. - Filthy Children 3:30 p.m. - Meniskus 4:15 p.m. - Something Underground 5:00 p.m. - Set Forth 5:45 p.m. - Potcheen 6:30 p.m. - Savage Henry 7:15 p.m. - P-Nuckle 8:00 p.m. - Kinetix
DC:10 940 Lincoln St. 2:00 p.m. - Ichiban 2:45 p.m. - F.O.E. 3:30 p.m. - Dent 4:15 p.m. - Spoke In Wordz 5:00 p.m. - Debajo Del Agua 5:45 p.m. - Infinite Mindz 6:30 p.m. - 3 the Hardway 7:15 p.m. - ManeLine 8:00 p.m. - UmConscious
Milk Bar 1037 Broadway 2:00 p.m. - Tim Pourbaix 2:45 p.m. - Jen Korte 3:30 p.m. - Tifah Al-Attas 4:15 p.m. - George Inai 5:00 p.m. - Jessica Sonner 5:45 p.m. - Wrist Deep Productions Comedy Showcase 7:15 p.m. - Dan Craig 8:00 p.m. - Angie Stevens
Dazzle Supper Club 930 Lincoln St. 2:45 p.m. - Jason Vigil 3:30 p.m. - Rob Drabkin 4:15 p.m. - Reed Foehl 5:00 p.m. - Joshua Novak 5:45 p.m. - Gregory Alan Isakov 6:30 p.m. - John Common 7:15 p.m. - Tito del Barrio Malaga 8:00 p.m. - Greg Harris Vibe Quintet
Bar Standard Patio 2:00 p.m. - Brian Howe 3:10 p.m. - Matthew Orloff 4:20 p.m. - Ivy 5:30 p.m. - Soup 6:40 p.m. - Wesley Wayne 7:50 p.m. - Michael Trundle