Ohio Players (Band)

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2014

    No one is topping Lionel Richie at Red Rocks

    Lionel Richie is real, there's no question. His star was born decades ago and solidified through so many hits I had even forgotten some of them where his (and the Commodores, of course.) It was refreshing to see someone so real perform -- the last time I was at Red Rocks, it was for Lana Del Rey. Wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Five best concerts in Colorado this weekend

    See also: - Brennen Bryarly goes Into the Night as option4 - Parting words: A Sauna Q&A before its farewell show - Sharon Van Etten Q&A: "I get nervous sometimes that my songs are too personal" - Q&A with Brendan Perry of Dead Can Dance - Q&A with Derek Vincent Smith of Pretty Lights Welcome to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Ten things to do for $10 this weekend, June 15-17, 2012

    There's a lot to celebrate this weekend. And whether you're celebrating gay rights, dads, seeing Old School projected on a sports field...or all three!, there's plenty of fun to be had for under $10. So get out and enjoy another eclectic Denver weekend. For a full listing of events, you can always ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Weekend's best nightlife: Audio Injection, Calverton & TC, Monty Luke and more

    Ah, the weekend is finally here and the weather is perfect for getting out and getting down. While PrideFest is probably the biggest shindig in the city this weekend, there's a bunch of other parties and celebrations happening, including Juneteenth Music Festival in Five Points, and of course there' ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Juneteenth Music Festival to be the biggest and best yet

    Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, effectively ending slavery for all Americans. But the news did not reach Texas until June of 1865, when Union General Gordon Granger stormed into Galveston with 2,000 troops to tell the people of Texas that, under General Order ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    Summer Guide 2012: Juneteenth Music Festival

    Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863. But the news did not reach those still enslaved in Texas until June 19, 1865, when Union Major General Gordon Granger stormed into Galveston to enforce the proclamation, declaring that all slaves were free. Since then, June 18 ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 2000

    Lady Sang the Blues

    Monica Janzen had a great voice, a solid band and a new record. She also had breast cancer.