S1:E7 – Amazing Adventures


Episode 7! Thank you DownBeat Denver community for helping us support these amazing local musicians. You rock!

We have a goal, and with your help we can reach 100 subscribers. If you’re an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching! M&M

About our guest: Denver based “Psych Rock Indy Pop” band lead by Donovan Armijo stop by the studio to perform their unique jazz inspired “buzz inducing” wall-of-sound. Maybe, along the way you’ll discover something about yourself or the world in which you inhabit with Amazing Adventures.

[From the band] The buzz: “It’s like if Mac Demarco actually knew how to do jazz stuff but was also better and played more pop punk…Idk but they’re really good.”- Exciting Basement Fest Vol. 2

The truth: Cosmic radiation filtered through the delicate electrical connections of organic machinery and transmitted as sonic waves

Most likely to: Study biology 

Least likely to: Pass on a yacht party 

File next to: Steeley Dan, Specific Ocean, Streetlight Manifesto, Homeshake, Men’s Breakfast, Kandin, Michael McDonald, (lowkey Jack Johnson) Board of Directors: Donovan Armijo (vocals/guitar), Adriana Perez (drumset), Anna Panella (trombone), Kevin Cincotta(Keys), Bridget Hartman (Saxophone), Ben Parrish (Bass).

Memorandum: Stay posted for our debut album “Burdens of Leisure” coming fall of 2019.

Links and Mentions:

Instagram: @amazing_adventures_music

ORPHEUS MUSIC FEST https://www.orpheusfest.com

UPSLOPE Brewing Co https://www.upslopebrewing.com

STEM Ciders http://stemciders.com

Merch! DM on Insta, they’re sure to help up your band shirt game @cereza_music @somethinglikeseduction @thesoltones

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S1:E5 – Cereza



Episode 5! Thank you to the DownBeat Denver community for helping us support these amazing local musicians. You rock! We have a goal, and with your help we can reach 100 subscribers. If you’re an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching! M&M

About our guest: Cereza is an alternative rock band comprised of 4 young Denver musicians. Drummer Keelan McDorman and front man Joseph Figueroa started creating music together in 2018. Since then, they’ve added bassist Dante Robledo and guitarist Sergio Castorena. Together, Cereza is making a big splash in the Denver music scene. You can catch them live around the local music circuit, or listen to their self-titled EP on all all streaming platforms.

Links and Mentions:

Cereza | Instagram: @cereza_music

Odell Brewing – Colorado Lager https://www.odellbrewing.com/beer/colorado-lager/

Odell Brewing – Drumroll APA https://www.odellbrewing.com/beer/drumroll/

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S1:E4 – Fisherman Matador


Episode 4! Thank you to the Colorado music community for your amazing response! We have a goal and with your help, we can reach 100 subscribers. We would love to know your thoughts, either in the comments below or on the social of your choice. If you are an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching! M&M

About our guest: Fisherman Matador are a two piece indie/alternative rock band based in Denver, Colorado. Bandmates Brandon Unpingco and Karsten Fischer have been creating music together since 2012. Having played a few shows around Denver, they are currently working on a brand new EP entitled ‘Braun’, an homage to their days living in Germany. Which also happens to be where they began their musical journey.

Links and Mentions:

Fisherman Matador Instagram: @Fisherman Matador

Tommyknocker Brewery https://tommyknocker.com/

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S1:E3 – Jackson Maloney


Episode 3! The continuation of a new Colorado music community and forum! We hope to serve as a resource for local and frequently visiting artist and bands to showcase their talents, along with open discussions and Colorado music related news. Please reach out and let us know your thoughts, either in the comments below or on the social of your choice. If you are an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching! M&M

About our guest: Published poet and musician Jackson Maloney writes his songs from a refreshingly genuine perspective. With topics ranging from love, hardship, inner turmoil, friendship, and family, Jackson reminds us of our innate ability to to relate through song. We were lucky enough to have him stop by the DownBeat studio and play 3 original songs for us; Those Who Have Not, Things To Live For, and Mom, She Redid The Kitchen. You can find Jackson touring the open mic circuits; he frequents the License No. 1 open mic in Boulder, and the Mercury Cafe open mic in Denver. You can also find the link to his poetry book titled, “Becoming” in the links below. Please give him a warm DownBeat welcome, and let him know how much you liked his performance!

Links and Mentions:

Instagram: @jacksonmaloney

Facebook: Jackson Maloney

Poetry Book “Becoming”: http://www.lulu.com/shop/jackson-maloney/becoming/paperback/product-23823343.html

Poetry Book “Becoming”: http://www.lulu.com/shop/jackson-maloney/becoming/paperback/product-23823343.html

Our Contact: 

Website: downbeatdenver.com

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Twitter: @DownBeat_Denver

S1:E2 – The Soltones


Episode 2! The continuation of a new Colorado music community and forum! We hope to serve as a resource for local and frequently visiting artist and bands to showcase their talents, along with open discussions and Colorado music related news. Please reach out and let us know your thoughts, either in the comments below or on the social of your choice. If you are an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching! M&M

About our guest: The Soltones are a 6 piece The Soltones are a brand new funk/jazz/soul group based out of Denver, CO. Beginning with an Instagram message and an offer to meet up and jam, The Soltones quickly grew from 2 members to 6 in the span of a few weeks. Blending traditional jazz and modern R&B, they are aiming to bring a new voice into the Neo Soul space. The band is comprised by veteran musicians Josh Van Wey (keys), Ryan Milliron (drums), Danny Petitti (bass), Jackson Feroe (trombone), T.J. Guardino (guitar), and fronted by powerhouse vocalist Jacob Adams. They stopped by the DownBeat studio to perform 3 original songs; Breakdown before the Breakthrough, Get ya Girl and I Wonder.

Links and Mentions: THE SOLTONES Instagram: @thesoltones Denver Open Mic https://www.openmicdenver.com Dream Feed https://www.dreamfeedmusic.com Avery Brewing Co https://www.averybrewing.com Odd13 Brewing http://odd13brewing.com __________

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S1:E1 – Something Like Seduction


This is it! The beginning of a new Colorado music community and forum! We hope to serve as a resource for local and frequently visiting artist and bands to showcase their talents, along with open discussions and Colorado music related news. Please reach out and let us know your thoughts, either in the comments below or on the social of your choice. If you are an artist or have a (reasonable) guest recommendation, let us know. Thank you immensely for watching!

About our guest: Something Like Seduction is a 3-piece band based out of Tucson, AZ that was formed in 2011. We were thrilled to have Connor (Vox, Guitar), Tyler (Vox, Bass) and Esteban (Drums) swing by at the end of their “Sonic Bliss” tour to share their fusion of reggae, rock, and alternative music. They performed 3 original songs; All I Want, Thank You, Late to Bed

Links and Mentions: SOMETHING LIKE SEDUCTION http://www.slseduction.com UNDERGROUND MUSIC SHOWCASE – July 26-28th https://www.undergroundmusicshowcase.com GRANDOOZY https://www.grandoozy.com VELORAMA https://www.veloramafestival.com VOODOO COMEDY https://voodoocomedy.com OSKAR BLUES BREWERY Dales Pale Ale – https://www.oskarblues.com/beer/dales/ Can-O-Bliss IPA –https://www.oskarblues.com/blog/can-o…

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