In the main event, this Saturday, September 18th, we’ll have international shows Young the Giant, Thundercat, Matoma and Hippo Campus playing on outdoor theaters, along with locals Dafna, 2MX2, N3ptune, Roka Hueka, Nay Renee and Brothers of Brass, Zanib, Holdfast. , Joseph Lamar, Ramakhandra, Neuma, A Mizzi, Ezcali and Yasi. After the outdoor festivities, Kaytranada and Duke Dumont will keep the party inside the Mission Ballroom in a special ticketing event.
On a free Friday night show (sorry, tickets are gone), dozens of acts like Wes Watkins, Pink Hawks, Old Man Saxon, One Flew West, Ray Reed, Bison Bone, Los Mocochetes, Slow Caves, Church Fire, Trayce Chapman, and Green Druid will play and LVDY venues throughout the RiNo arts district, including Bierstadt Lagerhaus, ReelWorks Denver, Ironton Distillery, Larimer Lounge, Meadowlark, Number Thirty Eight, RiNo Beer Garden, and Walnut Room.
The muralists will be painting all over the areaVendors will sell food and drink to quench your hunger and quench your thirst, and the party will rage.
To help you set your schedule, we’ve put together a playlist of 73 Spotify songs with tracks from every artist with a recording available. Pop punk music? I got you. Jazz? defy. Americana? We’ve got you covered. Hip Hop? naturally. EDM? Yes. You get the picture: There is something for music lovers of nearly every taste.
In fact, this four-and-a-half hour playlist will give you a great sense of what’s happening not only in the Showcase, but throughout the Denver music scene and beyond.
So what are you waiting for? Listen to Sounds of 2021 Westword Music Showcase.
For more information on the Westword Music Showcase, head over to Festival site.