Gallery 303 Magazine – The Best Photos from nightlife and events in the Mile High City
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Kill The Noise brought his heavy sounds to a packed house at Beta Nightclub on Friday the 17th. Shank Aaron started off the night, followed by DJ Fury, with X-TS Emcee on the mic. P.U.N.C.H.I.S. resident DJ André Orcutt started the night off for The Lounge, with headliners Will Azada and Alex Falk of the Proper Trax label finishing out the night. Photos by Jeremy Stephen
Marking it’s 108th year, the National Western Stock Show had quite the energy on Friday night! The show, which lasts sixteen days, hosts one of the worlds’s richest regular season professional rodeos, largest horse show and Colorado’s largest trade show. The event also included a special Claire Davis Memorial Horse Show to honor the memory of the the Colorado school shooting victim. Photos by Crystal Rhea
Today was United in Orange Friday and it was Time to Ride! From Littleton to Lodo, Southwest Plaza to Civic Center Park, the Mile High was electrified with Broncofandemonium. Civic Center Park was ground zero for the festivities and hosted the Bronco Fan Rally. Fans of all ages wore their Orange & Blue. Some traditional, some eccentric. The Bronco\'s Drum Line performed mad beats that revved up the crowd, Vance Johnson made an appearance as well as the Bronco Cheerleaders. Check the gallery to find yourself amidst the sea of Orange & Blue. GO BRONCOS! Photographed by: Rhonda DePalma
On Thursday, January 16th, 2014, The Blue Bird opened the doors to Pickwick. \"Pickwick is an American indie rock, garage rock, R&B band from Seattle, Washington. The group initially started out as a folk band, but after a 2008 tour in California the group discarded its material and changed their sound. The band\'s name stems from Pickwick Records, where Lou Reed was employed as a songwriter in the 1960s.\" The band was full of energy and their electrifying sound got the crowd shaking, dancing, and moving to a whole new sound. The lead singer\'s energy and rocker voice the crowd wanting more. Photographer Delmy Gooch
What an evening of pure nostalgia and fantastic songs from the Talking Heads and everyone\'s classic 80\'s favorites. Naive Melodies played and performed all the greatest songs from Talking Heads! The Goonies, an \"Ultimate 80\'s cover band\" sang favorites like \"Call Me\" \"Total Eclipse of The Heart\" and many more. Neptune\'s Only Daughter was a spectacular and lively opener to start this fun filled evening off. Photography by Camille Breslin
On Wednesday January 16th, Voodoo Doughnut celebrated the opening of the new store located at 1520 E Colfax Avenue. Mayor Michael B. Hancock attended and preformed a ribbon cutting to welcome Voodoo Doughnut to Denver. Check out the gallery to see photos of the grand opening! Photos By: Jackie Collins
On Saturday, January 11th. 2014, Apricot Lane opened their new location in Centennial. The 2 year-old women\'s boutique relocated from the Denver area in order to expand their business. Justice Kwesi Kwarteng, the key player in the grand opening, coordinated 3 days of festivities, a fashion show, and grand prices for attendees. Photographer Delmy Gooch
Colorado had a special treat come to the Bluebird - Roniit - one of Colorado\'s own, performed with beautifully melodic stage presence. Described as an independent Dark Electro Pop artist, she had a warm, inviting demeanor about her, while being lyrically mysterious. This was the kind of music that drew the crowd in and made Roniit so enjoyable to watch. Roniit\'s debut album released in 2011 and has toured in over 30 cities. Come see this great performance inside. Photos by Brent Andeck
Denver came alive Friday night with lasers, smoke, and plenty of bass at the Ogden theater as Adventure Club, the DJ duo from Montreal took the stage, and as soon as they did the crowd went nuts! The openers including JonTron really got the crowd warmed up and set the stage for a great night! Check the gallery for pictures of all the action and of you and your friends. Photography by: Adam Ripplinger
What a night with the all American rock band, Fox Street Allstars at the Bluebird Theater. This high energy and extremely entertaining group threw a spectacular show that had the crowd dancing all night. Also, the opening bands, Sophistafunk and Wagon Wheel Chandeliers got the audience grooving! Photography by Camille Breslin
The National Western Stock Show Kick-Off Parade started at Union Station and went down 17th St. in downtown Denver. The parade was filled with horse mounted cowboys, cowgirls, Rodeo Queens & Princesses, the Wells Fargo stage coach, remote controlled cars, as well as live heard of steer, the CSU Ram, tractors and public officials. The crowd was in giddy-up mode and yeehaws were heard along the route as children collected candy. Denver couldn\'t have asked for better weather for this annual tradition that starts of the festivities of the National Western Stock Show from January 11-26th, 2014. Check the gallery to see if you can spot yourself or your cowboy boots in the crowd! Photographed by: Rhonda DePalma
Toronto based ill.Gates play his heavy beats at Beta Nightclub Friday the 3rd. Sub.mission resident DJs Caustic and Lotus Drops opened the main floor’s Function-One speakers, each with their respective bass heavy sounds. In The Lounge, DeviousD started off the night followed by Josh Manke laying down a 3 hour set. Photography by Jeremy Stephen
On Friday, January 3rd, 2014, Jacob rocked the house at The Soiled Dove Underground in Denver. Who\'s this 15 year old sensation? This is what his Facebook fanpage states : \"The Jacob Larson Band is a blues, funk, and soul collaboration, combining powerhouse vocals with a highly-polished groove, to provide an exciting and dynamic live performance for fans throughout the Denver Metro area. At 14 years of age, Jacob Larson possesses a prodigiously soulful and powerful voice, and demonstrates a vibrant and moving stage performance far beyond his years. His band is comprised of some of Denver’s most revered and veteran blues/rock musicians, Steve Crenshaw (guitar) and Brian Hornbuckle (Bass) and Jeff Weidert (drums) whose combined experience includes national tours, recordings with world-class artists, and opening appearances with The Allman Brothers, Delbert McClinton, and BB King.\" Photographer Delmy Gooch
For those that were able to rally some energy after the New Year’s Eve celebration and attend Cora Vette’s High Beam Burlesque show, it was well worth it! The girls were full of energy as they sang and danced to uptempo songs and rocked the Voodoo Lounge. The skin clad show included great laughs and drink specials. Be sure to check back weekly for info on their high energy performances. Photos by Crystal Rhea
The 10th Anniversary of 93.3 Keggs & Eggs at LoDo's kicked off with a Denver home town band One Flew West. Brick + Mortar followed, then another Denver home town band called 3OH!3, and finally wrapping up this amazing Friday the 13th show was Dirty Heads. Find photos of the crowd and the bands here. Photography by Kim Baker.
The lush and pig-centric event Cochon 555 came to the Ritz Carlton in Denver on Sunday! This amazing food & booze festival boasted chefs from the best restaurants in town including Old Major, Mercantile, The Corner Office, Harman's, Basta, The Nickel, The Squeaky Bean, and Western Daughters butchers. See the food and amazing chefs who competed here! Photography by Lindsey Bartlett.
The NOH8 Campaign is an international movement promoting love and anti-bullying ideals worldwide. Co-creator and photographer Adam Bouska came to Denver for a once in a lifetime NOH8 photoshoot, in which Adam photographed a huge group of Denverites whos powerful faces could even be featured in a national NOH8 campaign. View photos from the inspiring event here! Photography by Lindsey Bartlett.
Yoga Live presented by Kindness Yoga and Live Nation was an amazing morning full of wonderful energy and a fit, fun yoga class. Instructors cool, calm voice and lesson ended up being an unbelievable workout at yogis from all over Denver joined in the celebration. Find your photo from Yoga Live here! Photography by Romeo Fernandez.
The world's greatest snowboarding event once again came to Vail, Colorado for the 3rd consecutive year. Top riders from all around the globe competed in men and women's slope style and half pipe. Entertainment include free concerts from Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Girl Talk, DJ Maseo & Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Grandtheft. See photos from the event HERE! Photography by: Roman Tafoya
Check out the dope performances by Yung Thug and Travis Scott at the Ogden Theatre in Denver 3/4. The crowd was absolutely pumped to watch the two rappers as they threw water, popped bottles, stage dove, smoked blunts, and killed it with flow and masterful set choices. Find your photo here! Photography by Lindsey Bartlett.
Motion City Soundtrack graced the Ogden theatre with their presence on Saturday night. Ten years since their debut album "Commit This To Memory", they played a sentimental and clear set that commemorated the best of the iconic album. Find out where all the emo kids went in our gallery here! Photography by Lindsey Bartlett.
Hozier came to the Ogden Theatre, Denver on Wednesday night and the sold out show was absolutely on edge to see this stunning performance. Less than one week after his appearance at the Grammys, Hozier front man Andrew Hozier-Byrne was filled with passion in his set list. Openers Asgeir killed it as well, find photos here! Photography by Lindsey Bartlett.
Standing in the barricade, you could feel it move with the amount of people cramped in the Fillmore anticipating Manson to take the stage. The crowd screamed and chanted as the band made their entrance. They played songs from their newest release and nostalgic songs that the crowd sang every word to. Photography by Camille Breslin
Last weekend of the National Western Stock Show wraps up in Denver, Colorado with some great events like Sheep Shearing, Stock Dog Trials - Cattle Finals. These dogs are truly amazing! And to complete your Stock Show experience a photo with a Brahma Bull or a Longhorn. Photography by Kim Baker.
X Games is known as one of the biggest extreme sports competitions in the Entire World - and this year did not disappoint. Athlete after athlete competed for X Games ESPN Gold, with death-defying vertical airs and unfathomable tricks and speed to match. Catch all the hottest action shots here complete with celebrity sightings, behind the scenes, VIP's, and a special ice-cold appearance by the Doggfather, Snoop Dogg. Photography by Brent Andeck
STS9's last night performing at the Fillmore Auditorium was yet another sold out event for Denver's music scene. The lights were glistening and illuminating the faces in the crowd and the entire building. Lots of dancing, smiles, and beautiful people to ring in 2015. Photography by Camille Breslin.