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The Bands of Riot Fest Denver 2016

The Bands of Riot Fest Denver 2016

Riot Fest Denver returned to the National Western Complex this Labor Day weekend, with three days of shows on Friday, September 2 through Sunday, September 4, 2016. There were too many bands for our photographers to shoot all of them, but what follows is a selection of sets from Death Spells, Dan Deacon, Fucked Up, Planes Mistaken for Stars, Fitz and the Tantrums, Jake Bugg, Death Cab for Cutie, Jane's Addiction, Diet Cig, Meat Puppets, the Dandy Warhols, Against Me!, the Hold Steady, Sleater-Kinney, Yo La Tengo, Ween, Converge, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Sleigh Bells and more. All photos by Miles Chrisinger and Aaron Thackeray. 



Riot Fest Denver returned to the National Western Complex this Labor Day weekend, with three days of shows on Friday, September 2 through Sunday, September 4, 2016. There were too many bands for our photographers to shoot all of them, but what follows is a selection of sets from Death Spells, Dan Deacon, Fucked Up, Planes Mistaken for Stars, Fitz and the Tantrums, Jake Bugg, Death Cab for Cutie, Jane's Addiction, Diet Cig, Meat Puppets, the Dandy Warhols, Against Me!, the Hold Steady, Sleater-Kinney, Yo La Tengo, Ween, Converge, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Sleigh Bells and more. All photos by Miles Chrisinger and Aaron Thackeray. 


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