Hard rockers Lola Black headlined the annual Locals Only christmas show at Summit Music Hall on December 20. Tattooed Strings, Flood of Souls, Inelements and Extreme Turbo Smash all provided support. All photos by Eric Gruneisen
OneRepublic appeared at the Ogden Theatre on December 20 as part of the third annual Denver Acoustic Christmas. The concert raised funds for ongoing flood relief efforts. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
For the past 17 years, Oblio's Pizzeria has served up wine and fresh pies in Park Hill. On December 18, the restaurant opened its second location, Oblio's Cap Hill Tavern, in Fleur Bistro's old spot on Logan Street. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Comida Cantina to give her take on their Mexican cuisine. Read the full review of Comida Cantina by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
Tigran Mkhitaryan, a.k.a. MiMoSa, brought his hip-hop-influenced brand of dance music to the Fillmore on December 14. All photos by Eric Gruneisen. See also: Mimosa: "I don't have an ultimate goal. I'm just doing what I love, and following my heart"
Anchored by a reformed Skinless, 18 local and national metal bands convened at the Gothic Theatre on December 14 for Black Sky, a celebration of heavy music. Organized by Skinless's Sherwood Webber, other bands included Exhumed, Dying Fetus, Ghoul, and Speedwolf. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
Wit's End Taproom celebrated the reemergence of its winter seasonal ale Ugly Sweater Returns with -- you guessed it -- an ugly sweater party. Patrons donned their worst woolens for a bash featuring door prizes, an ugly sweater contest, and plenty of beer. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
Designers ranging from New Yorker Geoffrey Mac to locals Melissa May, Tess Vigil, and Rachel Marie Hurst showed off their latest creations during Fashion Feast 2013 at EXDO Event Center. Drag queen Sharon Needles, best known as the fourth-season winner of RuPaul's Drag Race, added a little...
3 Kings and Sounds on 29th played host a local, live version of the classic variety-slash-game-show The Gong Show on December 12. MC Sid Pink oversaw the proceedings, while a panel of comedians, including Jordan Doll, Sam Tallent, and Kristin Rand, acted as judges and, occasionally, rang the...
Fans converged on Blake Street's Summit Music Hall on December 12 for Alice in Winterland, headlined by homegrown superstars The Fray. The bill also featured Oregonian singer ZZ Ward and Denver's Rachael James. All photos by Aaron Thackeray.
A lot has happened in the year since Amendment 64 made pot legal in Colorado. America's first commercial hemp harvest in over 50 years took place, anti-tax activists handed out free joints in Denver and Boulder, and a Central City dispensary became the first-ever establishment to receive a...