Black Rock Desert

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    Denver music field guide, chapter two: Five kinds of music fans and how to spot them

    The city of Denver is known for its various species of beer geeks, outdoor enthusiasts and sports fans, but the varied climate of the Denver music scene cultivates a diverse cluster of fans, from metal heads to hippies to Juggalos. Here, in the first of several chapters in our handy field guide, you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Burn baby burn! Here's fifteen Burning Man GIFs that will make you want to go next year

    We're a world away from Burning Man Festival in Black Rock City, which took place this past weekend Nevada's Black Rock Desert, but that doesn't mean we can't get a taste of what we missed. Our West Coast Sound counterparts were on hand and took a slew of pics, allowing us to live vicariously throug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Ten items you'll need at Burning Man this year

    Burning Man is hands-down the biggest celebration of life, art, music and culture that America has ever seen. The week-long event held in the days leading up to Labor Day in the Black Rock Desert -- roughly 120 miles north of Reno, Nevada -- will have approximately 50,000 people in attendance this y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2012

    Burning Man tickets on sale today at 11 a.m.

    It's that time again: time to start making your festival plans for the coming year. Specifically, Burning Man, as tickets for the largest desert gathering since Moses led people to the Promised Land go on sale in about an hour (11 a.m. local time, to be exact). The festival, which is held every ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Expose yourself to the spirit of the playa at Marie Vlasic's Burning Man project fundraiser

    "Candice," by Marie Vlasic.​Denver artist Marie Vlasic is no Shrinking Marie, and it shows in her striking work: full frontal, super-real portraits that don't shy away from anything, make your jaw drop and sing the body electric. That considered, Vlasic is also an aficionado of the Burning Man ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    Enzo's End Pizzeria acquires a Bob's Big Boy -- and renames it Big Enzo

    ​ "I've wanted a Big Boy for years after my first trip to Burning Man," says Charlie Puma, owner of Enzo's End Pizzeria, 3424 East Colfax. Burning Man, an annual week-long art and dance festival held every year in the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, commences with a ritual burning of a ... More >>

  • Music

    January 17, 2008

    Lee Coombs

    Saturday, January 19, Vinyl, 303-860-8469.

  • News

    May 12, 2005


    Twelve hundred miles from Black Rock City, Apogaea keeps the home fires burning.

  • Music

    October 14, 2004

    The Beatdown

    Carolyn's Mother bids a fond farewell.

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2004

    Get Your Burn On

    Denver pitches in to help its Burning Man fans.

  • News

    September 12, 2002

    Burn This

    Colorado's pyro-fetishists light it up at Burning Man 2002.

  • Music

    December 20, 2001


    The City Council votes on the side of youth and music.