Sofar Sounds Throws Secret Shows in Denver

Sofar Sounds Throws Secret Shows in Denver
One of his primary goals as Sofar City Leader is to spread awareness of the event to music fans in Denver as well as to musicians regardless of musical genre. Sofar initially catered to acoustic acts for pragmatic purposes but the project has expanded …
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Music Preview: This Week In the Boulder-Denver Area
Portland, Oregon-based electronic producer Doug Appling adds a twist to his mostly electronic sound by layering it with violin instrumentation. Appling has been playing music since he was four and producing for 11 years, unearthing his distinct sound …
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Latest Denver Travel News

Did you buy a Cancun vacation through this Denver firm? Your trip may be canceled
Denver travel technology company Fresh Trips is getting burned on social media after failing to deliver on a vacation package to Cancun it sold in a Cyber Monday sale. "It was an online promotion. It was a very good price," said Larry Gallis, who …
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Stage version of 'Frozen' to kick off in Denver in 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney has announced that Denver will be the place where it tests its upcoming "Frozen" musical. Disney Theatrical Productions said it will mount the show at the Buell Theatre in the Denver Center for the Performing Arts in August 2017.
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Shawn Matthias, 6-foot-4 and 231 pounds, “excited” to join Avalanche
Matthias remains in Toronto, currently unable to travel to Denver because of visa issues. He might not be available to play Wednesday against the San Jose Sharks at the Pepsi Center. “I have to stay here a little while and work on my visa, until I can …
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Denver Men, Women Win Third Consecutive Summit League Titles

Denver Men, Women Win Third Consecutive Summit League Titles
University of Denver men and women ended their respective meets on a high note, each notching their third consecutive wins. While there were no surprises on the men's side, the women's meet had some drama on Day Four; University of South Dakota …
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Inside Denver's Sports Castle as it prepares for big Sports Authority store
After 45 years as Denver's biggest destination for sporting goods, the Sports Castle is taking on a new role: Liquidation center. The sprawling complex at 1000 Broadway — the local flagship store for the Sports Authority retail chain — is selling off …
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I-70 reopens near Central Park Boulevard in Denver after 4-car crash
Interstate 70 in Denver was closed for about three hours Saturday night after a four-car crash. The crash, near the Central Park Boulevard intersection, sent two people from one car, the driver and a passenger, to the hospital with injuries police said …
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Latest Denver Arts News

The Beginning
It was an eight-man tournament, all taking place on the same night in Denver. Last man standing wins. At first I thought it was a pro wrestling thing. This couldn't be for real, right? Then I looked closer and saw that it was something called “mixed …
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Colorado Theater Openings, Feb. 19-25, 2016
Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center, 721 Santa Fe Drive, Denver; 303-494-0523 or storiesonstage.org. Town Hall Arts Center's "The Man Who Came to Dinner". Feb. 19-March 20: A celebrated and acerbic theatre critic makes himself at home in an …
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'Rolling Papers' documentary gives the straight dope on Denver Post's
One enterprise that unexpectedly benefited from its location in the first of two states in the nation (Washington was the other) to make it legal was The Denver Post, Colorado's biggest newspaper, and, like this newspaper, a Digital First Media property.
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Get behind the architecture at Denver exhibit

Get behind the architecture at Denver exhibit
Architectural designs can be art. At least, that's a message that can be taken away from the Denver Art Museum's upcoming exhibition. “Case Work: Studies in Form, Space and Construction” will open at the museum on Jan. 24 and will run until April 17.
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AFC Championship gameday entertainment announced
DENVER – Most Denver Broncos fans are primarily excited to see the Broncos take on the Patriots in the AFC Championship game on Sunday, but for the viewers who are less interested in football and more interested in entertainment, Andy Grammer and …
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Super Bowl 50: Entertainment schedule for Super Bowl City
Media interview Denver Broncos players at the SAP Center during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Related Coverage. Metallica, Pharrell part of Super Bowl concerts …
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Latest Denver Attractions News

Yelp Users' Picks for Denver's Ten Weirdest Attractions
Yelp has become an indispensable online resource — and an entertaining one, too, since users have such widely varied opinions. For proof, look no further than the Yelp-generated roster of weird attractions in Denver. Some of the items in the top ten …
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Here are metro Denver's 12 most-popular cultural attractions (Slideshow)
Caitlin Hendee is digital producer and social engagement manager for the Denver Business Journal, is lead editor of the Morning Edition email newsletter and contributes to the "17th & Lincoln" blog. Email: chendee@bizjournals.com. Phone: 303-803-9226.
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HauntedHouses.com List of 2015 Scariest Haunted Houses and Attractions Unveiled
DENVER, Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — HauntedHouses.com has unveiled its 2015 List of Top 13 Haunted Houses in America. Those recognized by the website represent some of the most frightening, elaborate, and detail-oriented haunted attractions in …
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Latest Denver Music News

Music Preview: This week's shows in Boulder and Denver
The emergence of progressive rock band moe., from its humble Buffalo, New York roots, has marked a shift in the progressive rock world. Signed to Sugar Hill Records, moe. intermingles guitar, vocals, bass, percussion, vibraphone and drums to create …
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Punk Rock Bowling Coming to Denver with Buzzcocks, Millencollin, FLAG and More
Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival, which was started in 1999 in Las Vegas by brothers Shawn and Mark Stern (owners of BYO Records), is coming to Denver for the first time at Summit Music Hall Thursday, June 2 through Saturday, June 4.
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Matt Duchene on country music and his NHL All-Star Game experience
So did Matt Duchene have more fun playing hockey or playing the guitar onstage with country music star Lee Brice at the All-Star Game festivities over the weekend in Nashville, Tenn.? "Probably about 50-50," the Avalanche forward said after Colorado's …
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Latest Denver Sports News

Report: Peyton Manning attempted to discredit sex assault accuser
A new report from the New York Daily News details the sexual assault allegations made against Peyton Manning by an athletic trainer on the football staff during his time at Tennessee. The report cites court documents, which it also uses to support its …
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Demaryius Thomas' Mom Sports Custom Jersey At 1st Broncos Game
DENVER (CBS4)– Demaryius Thomas's mom is sporting her son's jersey at Sunday's AFC Divisional Playoff game in Denver. It's the first time Katina Smith has seen her son play professional football. Smith and Thomas were pictured together on Sunday …
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IPFW holds off Denver in wild finish 88-84
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Max Landis scored 30 points on 9-for-13 shooting and passed out seven assists to help IPFW hold off Denver 88-84 Saturday night and maintain a share of first place in the Summit conference standings with South Dakota State.
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Latest Denver Travel News

Have Art, Will Travel: Kasia Mosaics Back in Denver After an Epic Road Trip
Mosaic artist Kasia Polkowska and her partner, Kyle Cunniff, took their show on the road last year, teaching twenty weekend-long mosaics workshops to students around the country. The idea for traveling art classes came to Polkowska in 2014, while she …
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Germany's Merkel to travel to Turkey next week over migrants
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Ankara on Monday to meet with Turkey's prime minister as she tries to reduce the migrant influx to Europe, the German government said Friday. Merkel and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu …
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Orbitz.com Data Reveals 146% More Denver Fans Traveling to the Bay Area for
CHICAGO, Jan. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Denver and Carolina will face off at the Super Bowl. But, according to Orbitz.com® air booking data, Denver is already in the lead with 146 percent more fans than Carolina flying from their hometown airports …
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