The best EDM in Denver this weekend

SAT | ARTOPIA at SOCO CLUBS | 2/22/14 Pruitt Poythress has crafted a sound that translates his fascination with the storytelling styles of hip-hop's golden era into modern dance music. Creating big-room sounds minus the same old build-and-drop structure of most electronic sets, Pruitt works the ebbs and flows of his life into the beats that emanate from the sound system he's controlling. In advance of his appearance at this weekend's Artopia, we spoke with the recent North Carolina transplant about coming to Denver and the new flavor he brings to the scene. Catch Pruitt at Artopia with a lineup of producers and DJs handpicked from the local scene, including Mikey Thunder, Decadon, Lotus Drops, Pan Astral and much more.

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