One of the reasons Denver is such a unique place for music is the number (and quality) of live music venues here. In light of the Westword Music Showcase taking place this Saturday, June 21, we asked a number of local artists what their favorite venues are and tracked down some reasons why. The hi- ... More >>
In years since it became Lost Lake Lounge, the strip mall bar sitting on Colfax at the edge of Colorado Blvd. has maintained a low-key, log cabin-like atmosphere; beers were sipped at the front room's small crescent-shaped bar and bands played in the back room on the floor. The space has a long hi ... More >>
For national acts touring through Denver, "the party doesn't have to stop at the encore," says Lipgloss co-founder Michael Trundle (boyhollow). Instead, bands can walk across the street from the Bluebird, fresh from playing to a packed crowd, and DJ at Lost Lake Lounge. They did twice last weekend: ... More >>
Nearly four years after Matt LaBarge took over the former Bulldog Bar at 3602 East Colfax and transformed it into the Lost Lake Lounge, he has sold it to Larimer Lounge owner and AEG talent buyer Scott Campbell. Campbell, who officially took over the space yesterday, says one of the reasons for buyi ... More >>
The hi-dive is in the process of changing hands. Rest easy, though: We know the new owners, and we like them. A lot. And trust us: So do you. Like the place they're taking over, these dudes and their investors have got plenty of history in the scene, from playing in countless bands and booking shows ... More >>
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