The Arapahoe Pinnacle

The Gothic Theatre on South Broadway in Englewood.

Review: Denver Black Sky brings fine names in festering extreme metal underground to the Gothic

December 7, 2015

South Broadway’s famous Gothic Theatre hosted the third annual Denver Black Sky festival over the weekend for a grimy underground metal showcase. The...

The Colorado Symphony at the Denver Center for Performing Arts.

Review: Colorado Symphony impresses with Stravinsky and Berlioz, and prepares for Beethoven

December 1, 2015

In their latest concert, Conductor Andrew Litton and the Colorado Symphony performed selected works from Stravinsky and Berlioz as part of their Masterworks...

Marquis Theater in LoDo offers good music and good food

Jake Tharan, Arapahoe Pinnacle Music Critic

December 1, 2015

The live music venue situated a block from Coors Field hosted a stacked heavy metal bill last Monday, Nov. 5.  Concert-goers were treated to five bands playing ferocious music as well as excellent pizza. The Marquis Theater is also home to Marquis Pizza, which features monster NY style pizza.  Their specialty pies are delicious and also bear names taken from actual ban...

Review: Led Zeppelin’s remastered fourth record is one of the greatest

Review: Led Zeppelin's remastered fourth record is one of the greatest

Jake Tharan, Arapahoe Pinnacle Music Critic

December 1, 2015

Often cited as one of the most iconic rock n’ roll records ever released, Led Zeppelin’s fourth record is a monument to music. Now available in a remastered...

ACC Music plans choir concert for Dec. 14

November 19, 2015

The ACC Music Department will present one more concert in December. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will take place in the Waring Theater (Room 2900) and begin at 7 p.m. • Monday, Dec. 14: ACC Choir (directed by Ron Kientz) For more information, please contact ACC Music Department Chair Dr. Hidemi Matsushita or call 303-797-5867. ...

Klobnak Quintet to perform at ACC Nov. 19

November 19, 2015

The Jason Klobnak Quintet will perform on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Waring Theater. Klobnak is a music instructor at the ACC Littleton and Parker campuses. He teaches music appreciation, music theory and trupet. The event is free and open to the public For more information contact Dr. Hidemi Matsushita at [email protected] or 303-797-5867.

Maintenance staff's Shecobie Richardson is pro musician

Maintenance staff’s Shecobie Richardson is pro musician

November 11, 2015

Humans of ACC is a series of Q&A presentations about students, faculty and staff. Today’s focus is on Shecobie Richardson, Current ACC Maintenance...

The Rawkus, a Colorado Springs venue.

Review: ‘Machine Head’ assaults the senses, delights audience

November 10, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS – Bay Area heavy metal band Machine Head graced the Springs with their presence over the weekend, and what a presence it was. The...

Review: Intergalactic heavy metal band is out for blood in Halloween set

Gwar, an intergalactic heavy metal band, at Denver's Summit Music Hall.

Jake Tharan, Arapahoe Pinnacle Music Critic

November 3, 2015

Intergalactic heavy metal band Gwar was kind enough to pay a visit to Colorado for a blood-soaked Halloween performance amongst us humans. The Summit...

Review: King Diamond is great act for Denver’s venerable Fillmore Auditorium

King Diamond at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver.

Jake Tharan, Arapahoe Pinnacle Music Critic

November 3, 2015

If you’re new to Denver, the older but marvelous Fillmore Auditorium on Colfax must be added to your list of venues to attend a show. Last week, the...

One Flew West: (L-R) Jonah Bartels, Dillon Mount, Linden Jackson (front, crouched down), David DiSalvo, Jordan Gurrentz and Joe Pineda (very back).

Review: ‘One Flew West’ has the usual instruments — and a cowbell

November 3, 2015

This band comes with some edge. One Flew West has six members, all of whom are young and ambitious. One Flew West classifies its music as “rock ...

At the Hi-Dive on South Broadway.

Review: Hi-Dive, music and beer make a great evening on S. Broadway

October 27, 2015

You will have no choice but to enjoy the high volume at the Hi-Dive in Denver. Not that that’s a bad thing. It’s actually extremely positive as...