John Baizley

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2014

    Colorado Springs Artist Heather Bingham on the Joy and Terror of Running Downhill

    As the daughter of a U.S. Air Force chaplain, Heather Bingham got to see a little bit of the world as a child: she was born in Turkey and spent several years on the island of Crete before her family moved back to Colorado Springs. And it was during her last year of high school in Colorado that Bingh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Baroness at Ogden Theatre, 8/21/13

    BARONESS @ BLUEBIRD THEATER | 8/21/13 After the year Baroness had, it was obvious the quartet was happy to out playing again, and the crowd at the Bluebird last night was likewise amped to see the band. This was displayed none more powerfully and vividly than during the performance of "Swollen and H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2013

    Baroness battles back from catastrophe

    By Jason Roche One year ago, Baroness was touring Europe in support of its criticially acclaimed record Yellow & Green. The ambitious double album was generating a strong buzz for the Georgia-based band. The momentum came to a screeching halt, though, on a rainy morning in August 2012, when the ban ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    Kylesa's Phillip Cope talks about his favorite horror movies

    Kylesa got its start in 2001 when former members of sludge-metal band Damad teamed up with guitarist and visual artist Laura Pleasants. From the beginning, this Savannah, Georgia-based band has shown no loyalty to a specific genre; as a result, the outfit's discography has been fascinatingly varied. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    The best concerts to see in Denver this week

    KVELERTAK @ LARIMER LOUNGE | 4/30/13 With a name that translates roughly to "stranglehold" in Norwegian, this sextet has spent the last six years cultivating a sound that feels like a mixture of black metal and the Stooges, Cave In and Converge. Fittingly, the frontman of that last act, Kurt Ballou, ... More >>

  • Music

    April 25, 2013


    Tuesday, April 30, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2012

    John Baizley of Baroness on his paintings and why his band resisted having an official website

    Baroness (due tomorrow night at the Ogden Theatre) is a band from Savannah, Georgia, known for making a true alloy of psychedelic metal, the precision of prog, and punk attitude. In that way, they're musical kin to bands like Kylesa and Mastodon. With the release of its debut full-length, 2007's Red ... More >>

  • Music

    October 9, 2008