An idiosyncratic style has taken Nick and his band to the national charts and the world’s biggest stages, even Hollywood.
As a singer and entertainer, Lannie has brought happiness to the Denver music scene for four decades.
Colorado never had local rock heroes like Big Head Todd & the Monsters. The trio, graduates of Columbine High School, took the buzz to a national level through hard work, representing a truly organic success story.
Big Head Todd
& the Monsters
King Sunny Ade - 1983.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Photojournalist Bill Warren shot practically every concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in the early and mid-1980s. He picked this assemblage of his archival images exclusively for the Colorado Music Experience.
Denver Coliseum 1956-1960
George Kealiher, Jr.
George Kealiher, Jr.’s relationship with management allowed him—and his camera—backstage when national acts were booked at the newly constructed Denver Coliseum, which started operation in 1952.
Telluride Bluegrass Festival
The Telluride Bluegrass Festival is widely regarded as one of the world’s most important outdoor festivals. Tim Benko, who has shot TBF for more than three decades, shares some of his favorite images.