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Crowded House - Concert Denver 2023 - Paramount Theatre

Crowded House & Liam Finn at Paramount Denver

Most people who know me know that I have loved Crowded House since I was a teenager. I still remember being late to work at the Mall while listening to “Don’t Dream It’s Over” on my car radio and then waiting for them to tell…
The Band Skillet - Denver Concert Photos & Review

Skillet & Theory of a Deadman at Mission Denver

I have seen both Skillet and Theory of a Deadman before, but when they came to Denver together, I knew I could not miss the concert. Theory of a Deadman consists of vocalist Tyler Connolly, guitarist Dave Brenner, bassist Dean Back, and drummer Joey Dandeneau.…
Ipecac - Denver Band - HiDive Concert Photos

Denver Band Ipecac at Hi-Dive

The Denver rock scene is a vibrant community that has been thriving for several decades. But I feel like I am learning about new bands every single day – and try very hard to get out and see as many as I can. Such was…

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Tips for Mindful Travel to Hawaii

Tips for Mindful Travel to Hawaii

As the world opens back up after lockdown, I think travel destinations are taking a look at how they can guide visitors to be more thoughtful in their choices as they travel anywhere, but especially climate sensitive locations like Hawaii. Recently, I met with representative…
List of the Best Restaurants in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Top 10 Restaurants in Puerto Vallarta – The Best Places to Eat

We are headed to Puerto Vallarta soon! We have only been to the Riviera Nayarit in that area of Mexico before, and did not get a chance to explore the city much. So I started gathering a bucket list of all the yummy restaurants there.…
Moon Palace Cancun Review – Nizuc (& Sunrise) – Tons of Photos!

Moon Palace Cancun Review – Nizuc (& Sunrise) – Tons of Photos!

Note: Palace Resorts provided my stay, however all words and photos are mine. I am a Palace Resorts affiliate partner and may receive a commission for purchases made through links on this site. I have wanted to visit the Moon Palace Cancun for years, back…

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Half-o-ween Halloween Party in April - Denver Bands

Halloween in April: Denver Bands “Stitched” Together for Alf’s Half-O-Ween

My pal Alf always has the most complicated events. It usually takes me a few minutes to explain, but hold on, it's worth it. See, Alf is a big fan of Halloween and always wondered why should we have to wait for October? Voilà: HALF-O-WEEN…
Westword Out To Brunch - New Food Tasting 2023 - Presale Code

Westword Out To Brunch Presale Code – New Food Tasting Event

On Saturday, June 10th, for the first time, Westword Out to Brunch will bring together all of your favorite Denver brunch spots for bottomless brunch bites in a beautiful venue. I personally have never been to York Street Yards, but I am excited to check…
Dazzle Denver Jazz Club - Women's History Month Lineup

Jazz at Dazzle Denver for Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle Denver will be featuring a women-centric lineup. Jazz is a uniquely American music style, with its roots in the Black community. Women have always been a part of the jazz tradition, but historically female instrumentalists haven't had equal…

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Nonetheless - Denver Band Interview

Interview with Denver’s Nonetheless + New Video Directed by Altr

I always love meeting new Denver bands, so it was great to chat with Nonetheless, which is actually a duo comprised of vocalist Brenden Worthington and Guitarist Taylor Spain. Their new song “Better Off” is a rock banger, perfect for a mysterious late night cruise.…
Interview With The Trujillo Company - Denver Band - Local Music

Interview with The Trujillo Company

I have known all the members of The Trujillo Company through various bands in Denver over the years, but never done a sit-down interview with the current group. I was able to get on Zoom with Mike Trujillo recently to talk about their how they…
The band Liily - Interview

Interview with Liily

Recently, I loved getting to online chat with Dylan and Charlie from the band Liily to talk about their new music, their new direction, and playing Miley Cyrus' New Year's Eve Party. The band heads out with FIDLAR later this month (dates below) but they promised…

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The Roots - Denver Concert Photos - Mission Ballroom

The Roots at Mission Denver

The Roots had to postpone their holiday show in Denver, but made it back to us in late winter. The packed crowd at Mission Ballroom was ready for their high-energy hip hop, that often combines elements of funk and rock. I have been lucky enough…
Denver 303 Day Colorado - Music Concert Photos

303 Day with 3OH!3, The Maine & Wildermiss at Mission

March 3rd is always a holiday around here! 303 is Denver's main area code, and we've turned it into a celebration of all things Colorado, especially local music. KTCL Channel 93.3 mounted a big party at Mission Ballroom for 2023's 303 Day with the most…
Jerry Harrison & Adrian Belew - Denver Concert Photos 2023

Jerry Harrison & Adrian Belew at Ogden Denver

Sometimes you can just tell a show will not only be a favorite of the year, but maybe the decade. Such was the case when Jerry Harrison and Adrian Belew joined forces for the Remain In Light tour, starting here in Denver. Jerry Harrison is…