Brothers of Brass set Denver’s George Floyd protests to music

The Brothers of Brass performs at a George Floyd rally at Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado on Friday, June 5, 2020. (Hyoung Chang, The Denver Post) For Brothers of Brass band founder Khalil Simon, there are two essential tools of protest: a megaphone and a sousaphone. During the past week’s protests calling for police… Continue reading Brothers of Brass set Denver’s George Floyd protests to music

Denver’s Meadowlark Bar accused of music copyright violations by ASCAP

The Meadowlark is a long-running bar and music venue at 27th and Larimer streets. (Hyoung Chang, The Denver Post) River North Art District mainstay the Meadowlark was hit with a lawsuit from ASCAP this week alleging that the bar, at 27th and Larimer streets, is profiting from the works of various musicians without permission. The lawsuit… Continue reading Denver’s Meadowlark Bar accused of music copyright violations by ASCAP

Underground Music Showcase 2019 in Denver — The Know

Fans refill their water bottles as William Elliot Whitmore performs on the Knock Out Stage at Punchbowl Social during the Underground Music Showcase on July 27, 2019 in Denver, Colorado. (Seth McConnell, Special to the Denver Post) The Underground Music Showcase celebrated its 19th year over the weekend with hundreds of bands playing over a… Continue reading Underground Music Showcase 2019 in Denver — The Know