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  • Behind the Scenes at Lower48 Kitchen
    In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Lower48 Kitchen, our choice for Best New Restaurant in Denver this year, to give her take on their dishes. Read the full review of Lower48 Kitchen by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
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  • The 20 best hats of Anomalycon 2014
    Steampunk fans got gussied up last weekend for Anomalycon, an annual celebration of retro sci-fi. Photographer Danielle Lirette explored the halls of the convention to find the best headgear on display.
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  • Mardi Gras and Miley Cyrus: March 2014 in photos
    Westword's photographers got around in March, shooting everything from brewery openings to concerts by Miley Cyrus and Lorde. Here, we share 30 of our favorite snaps from the past four weeks.
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  • Ten Enduring Conspiracy Thrillers
    With the approaching release this week of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, many critics, including L.A. Weekly’s own Amy Nicholson, have noted the film’s similarities (starting with the obvious: Robert Redford) to the string of conspiracy thrillers that dominated American cinema during the...
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  • Dr. Krishna and Voltaire's Maniacal Steampunk Ball
    Top hats and goggles were the attire of choice at Dr. Krishna and Voltaire's Maniacal Steampunk Ball at the Church on March 30. Timed to coincide with Anomalycon, the event featured stiltwalkers, belly dancers, and more. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
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  • Astronautalis at the Marquis Theater
    Rapper Astronautalis took the stage the Marquis Theater on March 29. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.
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  • Broncos cheerleader tryouts 2014
    The Broncos auditioned prospective cheerleaders during tryouts at Mile High on March 30. All photos by Kyle Huninghake.
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  • The Fashion of Ultra Music Festival 2014
    Competing with all the lights and sounds at Ultra Music Festival is the loud and colorful fashion the fans bring to the event. This year was no exception. From Speedos to candy colors to Grumpy Cat, Ultra fans wait all year to try to outdo each other and become the talk of the festival grounds....
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  • Ultra Music Festival 2014 Day Three
    Ultra Music Festival 2014 closed out on Sunday after a weekend filled with the best EDM acts. The final day included the State of Trance arena with Paul van Dyk, Gaia, New World Punx, and more, while the main stage featured Hardwell, David Guetta, Steve Angello, Afrojack, and Jack U. Meanwhile,...
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  • Ultra Music Festival 2014 Day Two
    On day two of Ultra Music Festival 2014, Deadmau5, AKA the King Rat, reigned over the main stage. It also rained and poured and drizzled. (But not until after Martin Garrix, Krewella, Nicky Romero, and Alesso has already gotten the ravers wet and sweaty.) Over on the live stage, 2manydjs and...
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  • Hops and Handrails 2014
    Hops and Handrails combined a beer fest with a rail jam at Left Hand Brewing Company on March 29. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
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  • People of Anomalycon 2014
    Convention attendees painted a picture of a past that never existed at the Denver Tech Center for Anomalycon 2014, Denver's steampunk con. Besides the annual costume contest, this year's attractions included a murder mystery, panels, and performances by Clockwork Flamingo and Keldari Station....
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