Posts Tagged: Denver

Dark Star Orchestra at The Ogden 3-30-13

My friend, Melody was celebrating her annual trip around the sun, so it was it great excuse to come down to The Ogden for a night of rowdiness with the Dang Ol’ Dark Star Orchestra. With the exodus for John K for greener pastures, Jeff Mattson has filled the void nicely with his spot on… Read more »

Mickey Hart Band with African Showboyz 3-1-13

The world renowned drummer of the Grateful Dead Mickey Hart came to town for a MusicMarauders Presents show at The Oriental Theater in the Highlands of Denver. Mickey and his band, which includes Widespread Panic bassist Dave Schools along with Crystal Monee Hall on vocals, Joe Bagale on vocals, guitar, and keys, Gawain Matthews on… Read more »

A Conversation with Reid Genauer

Recently, I sat down with Assembly Of Dust and former Strangefolk front man Reid Genauer. On the verge of releasing their Kickstarter Campaign funded album Sun Shot, Assembly of Dust spent a couple of nights performing in Colorado. I talked with Reid about everything from whether or not jam is dying to his infatuation with… Read more »

Assembly of Dust with West Water Outlaws

Assembly Of Dust is a rare but welcomed sight on the Front Range. They have been a regular of Summer Camp performing there twice as well as all the other moe.-hosted festivals. I would love to see them back on the lineup in the future. The  brainchild of bandleader Reid Genauer, Assembly Of Dust is… Read more »

Trampled By Turtles with honeyhoney

For the majority of my posts I focus on bands that have played Summer Camp in the past. For this post I’d like to focus on a band that should play Summer Camp. The fact is that they are a midwestern bluegrass powerhouse, so it only makes sense for them to be at Summer Camp…. Read more »

Pigs on the Wing

Last night I got the chance to see an amazing show… It started with a local Denver band called Tiger Party.  This band is like a funky electronic future disco, and I like it.  With members of the bands The Malah, Octopus Nebulah, and Signal Path, you should know that these guys know that they… Read more »

moe. at The Ogden with The Congress – 12-1-12

Show two from moe. was on the dock and ready to jump into the icy lake that is the Ogden. After a strange first night I was ready for a more chill experience and some classic jamming from one of my favorite bands. I spent the day playing some disc golf and then lounging at… Read more »

moe. at The Ogden with YAMN – 11-30-12

moe. made their jubilant return to Denver, as makeup for two missed shows in July. Their drummer Vinnie Amico came down with a case of mono, and they had to postponed several shows at the end of the summer tour. The wait was long but worthwhile, as the shows added openers for both nights that… Read more »

Dancin’ In The Streets Music Festival – July 3rd and 4th, 2012

Dancin’ In The Streets featured so many Summer Camp bands, that it might has well have been the Denver version of the festival. In actuality SCamp stalwarts Cornmeal, Greensky Bluegrass, as well as classic veterans like Jerry Garcia Band with Melvin Seals all played this fest on the Lawrence St. After three years in absentia,… Read more »

Willie Waldman Project with Bukaty, Wisdom, Keener, & Callerman

After witnessing an amazing set at Summer Camp from Banyan featuring Stephen Perkins and Willie Waldman, I was happy to see Mr. Waldman was on his way to Denver. This set was a bit different as it featured four incredible live painters performing with the band. This year Summer Camp invited several artists to paint… Read more »