Hindershot to release "It's Only Blood" 7-inch/digital EP at Beach Party this weekend!!!!

Feb 24

Hot Congress is proud to announce the release of Hindershot's debut EP, "It's Only Blood." The EP will be released on both 7-inch vinyl and digital formats. The band is celebrating the release with a listening party on Friday, February 25th at Hooked on Colfax (3213 E. Colfax) and a release show on Saturday, February 26th at the Hi-Dive (7. S. Broadway.) Also performing at Saturday's show will be Achille Lauro, Tommy Metz, and Ken Arkind. There is a beach party theme at the show, dress appropriately!

February 22nd, 2011 - Charly “the city mouse” Fasano and Vincent Cheap Art Show and Book Release this weekend

Feb 22

Denver poet and story-teller Charly "the city mouse" Fasano and twin brother Vincent Cheap will be presenting a free multi media art show called Deviants and Devices: Last Analog Broadcast at Three Kings Tavern's Phoenix Gallery (60 S. Broadway, Denver, CO) on February 25, 2011 and February 26, 2011 from 6pm to 8:30pm. The art show is an event to celebrate the release of two books by Charly "the city mouse" Fasano. Fasano will be presenting his handmade chapbook of linocut prints and poetry recordings called *Deviants and Devices (Fast Geek Press)* and a book of poetry called *Next Analog Broadcast* (Sunnyoutside Press).

Hindershot added to Delta Airlines Indie Showcase in-flight radio station

Jan 26

If you find yourself flying Delta Airlines this February you may hear a familiar voice on one of its in-flight radio stations. Indie-pop sextet Hindershot has had its song “Rain Fare” selected to appear on the “SonicBids and Noise Pop Indie Showcase” station on Delta Airlines in-flight radio. The song was one of twelve songs selected for the station and will be played throughout the month of February alongside tracks by the likes of The Dodos, Port O’Brien, Bears, and Birds & Batteries.

2010 in Review – Favorite Comics – Justin Couch of Lil Slugger

Jan 3

2011 is here, and various members of Hot Congress are volunteering up lists of their favorite music, art, movies, and other cultural ephemera from the year that was 2010. Today’s list of favorite comics and grapchi novels of the year comes courtesy of Justin Couch, one half of the timekeeping duo for Lil Slugger as well as co-curator of The Movie Advocate.

2010 in Review: Top songs/albums – Casey Banker of the Don’ts and Be Carefuls and The Outfit

Dec 28

2011 is nigh, and various members of Hot Congress are volunteering up lists of their favorite music, art, movies, and other cultural ephemera from the year that was 2010. Today's list comes courtesy of Casey Banker, guitarist and vocalist of The Don'ts and Be Carefuls and guitarist for The Outfit.

Roger, Roll to play final show, makes entire back catalog available for free

Dec 16

We've known of Eric Peterson's impending musical hiatus for some time now, but that doesn't make the news much easier to take. Peterson's been a fixture of the Denver music scene for nearly five years now, playing in bands such as Houses, Amazing Twin, I Am the Dot, and his solo project, Roger, Roll, who will be playing their final show this Saturday at the Hi-Dive. Below is the email we received from Eric about his reasons for taking a break from music as well as his intentions to focus more of his time on web site development.

Jon Evans Presents "The Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and PARTY!!!"

Dec 14

Well, happy holidays everyone! The much anticipated second volume in Jon Evans' (Achille Lauro) Christmas series is here and available for free download. Continuing down the path laid out by two-years-ago's "Jon Evans Wishes You a Merry Christmas" (also available for free download), this year's "The Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Party!!!" brings you five more freaked-out hip-hop Christmas jams.
So head on over to our download page to snag a free copy, or start by streaming "Winter Wonderland" above.


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