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Happy 2014 “Mix Tape” I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve posted anything for this blog.  Although Growler Record Store closed in 2012, I still think about the project often.  In fact, I still have quite a bit … Continue reading

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Growler Records Videocast #1

Introducing Growler Records Videocasts!  What is that?  I’m not sure myself, but I am somewhat sure that the project will gel as some episodes get under my bloomers.   Please check out what I’m excited about, what’s going on round … Continue reading

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Hang out with Growler this weekend! Overcasters! Afro-Punk! Sunday In-Store!

Gathering of the Clouds Festival Denver band The Overcasters have put together the best album release party ever.  Three days of local bands and DJs performing at City Hall.  And, Growler Records will be table-ing.  Kick ass! Thursday, Feb 23 … Continue reading

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What a great weekend coming up at Growler Records!

The Mid-Winter Punk Film Fest has turned out quite well so far.  Somewhere between 20 and 25 folks showed up last week to watch “Downtown ’81.”  We had hot apple cider in a crock pot and fresh popcorn on the … Continue reading

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On why I love doing research.

Back in the good ol’ days of college I loved doing research and hated writing papers. Card catalogs, yes. Creepy basement rooms full of untouched journals on obscure topics, yes. Contemplative stillness, yes! And the trend continues in my life. … Continue reading

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Hey, some news!

From the hinterlands of snow laden Denver…… more specifically, from the Santa Fe Arts District currently blanketed in snow, not so hinterland, but cold, yes, and I am also sick with a cold. So, I’m writing this under the influence … Continue reading

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Do you know Sunn O)))?, and more records from Southern Lord!

Today I want to talk about a great addition to the droney-stoner-metal-ambient litany.  I just got the Sunn O))) double LP “Monoliths and Dimensions” (released in ’09 on Southern Lord Records), and the seamless guitar sounds seem to usher in … Continue reading

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Things are coming along nicely…..

…if I do say so myself. I paid my first month’s rent for the room in the back of Yellow Feather Coffee Shop, and soon it will be Growler Record Store, located at 742 Santa Fe Drive in Central Denver. … Continue reading

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a musician’s journal

I’m reading about Bratmobile in the previously mentioned (in this blog) book Girls to the Front (I can’t find the underline function on this stupid thing, but that’s proper format for a book title, I know.)  If Bikini Kill were the … Continue reading

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