First Take

News
12:19 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Colorado Experience: Season 2 on Rocky Mountain PBS

Even as a young state (celebrating 138 years as part of the Union this past August 1, 2014), Colorado has a few stories to tell.  The Rocky Mountain PBS show "Colorado Experience" is in its second season.  Producer Julie Speer visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis" with a preview of the episodes to come.

"We don't use narration, so it's all the voices of folks who know the stories best," said Speer.   First person accounts include survivors of the 1930 dust bowl.  This interview includes an audio segment of the program.

Read more
News
12:56 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Leo Nocentelli: a founder of funk guitar

Credit R. Scuteri / AP

On his way to appear in the "New Orleans All-Star Rhythm Revue" at Balistreri Vineyards in Denver this Saturday - part of KUVO's signature fundraising event "Live at the Vineyards" - guitarist Leo Nocentelli took a few minutes to talk on the phone with host o

Read more
New Orleans sound
1:50 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Henry Butler interview, Part 2

Credit facebook.com/HenryButlerMusic

Piano virtuoso Henry Butler visits Denver this weekend, as part of the "New Orleans All-Star Rhythm Revue" at KUVO's signature fundraising event, Live at the Vineyards, Sat. Aug. 9, 2014 at Balistreri Vineyards.

Read more
Eats & Beats
1:21 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Eats & Beats: Tony P's - family Italian, and Music!

Before we get to the Italian food that Tony Pasquini and his mother Judy serve up at 17th and Clarkson in Denver (and in the Highlands), those sure are snazzy delivery vehicles!  Italian, of course, a fleet of Fiat 500s with racing stripes.

Read more
Arts District
12:19 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Culturally curious? Meet Cross-Cultured

A member holds up their Cross Cultured pass en route to an event at the Denver Art Museum.
Credit Go Play Denver, via Twitter

Like many 20-somethings, Cory Montrevil is reluctant to commit to a long-term relationship.

Read more

Pages