Join The Band: A Tribute to Paul Barrere

On Saturday evening I woke up from a nap in a Denver hotel room. A quick rest before gearing up for a night of music at The Ogden. I reached over for my phone and turned my alarm off. Then the notification from a friend “Just saw Paul Barrere passed. I know you guy’s were friends.” Sometimes you fall sleep and the world is one thing and you wake up and it’s something else.


[Photo Stories] St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Photography by Vic Brazen, Wheels N Waves Media

St. Paul & The Broken Bones played at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA this past Saturday. The band is traveling with an expanded eight-piece lineup. Longtime members Paul Janeway (lead  vocals), Jesse Phillips (bass, guitar), Browan Lollar (guitars), Andrew Lee (drums), Al Gamble (keyboards), and Allen Branstetter (trumpet) are joined by Jason Mingledorff (saxophone, clarinet, flute), and Chad Fisher (trombone).


[Photo Stories] Spafford at The Ogden

Photographer Jason Gold, @new_octave

Spafford played two stellar shows in Denver this past weekend at The Ogden Theater and set the tone for the run of shows leading up to their Halloween run in their home state of Arizona. Night one left fans dizzy as the quartet opened the show with a jam-driven 80 minute first set which treated the crowd to a chronological jam medley featuring themes from the last 5 years of Spafford Halloween performances. The band weaved 5 different instrumental theme songs together with jams and ended where they started with the theme for the movie "Halloween".