Juneteenth Live Music Showcase
Sun Jun 18 2023 at 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm
Urban Sanctuary | Denver, CO
About this Event
Join Urban Sanctuary and DZIRAE GOLD & friends in our courtyard space for Juneteenth weekend. Come together in community, enjoy some music in the old Harlem of the West, in the Five Points Neighborhood.
Juneteenth celebrates the day African Americans in Texas learned of their freedom two years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Celebrated in cities across the country, Denver is home to the Juneteenth Music Festival, a dynamic community event which annually attracts 50,000 people. In 2021, Juneteenth was recognized as a commemorative holiday by Denver City Council.
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DZIRAE GOLD is a Denver based Soul Singer-Songwriter. Her sultry vocals have been described as "smooth as liquid gold" that shines and shimmers both on the jazz classics of yesterday and the Pop Hits of tomorrow. Her technical vocal skills demonstrate her classical training while her emotive expression exhibits her passion for her craft and her Chicagoland upbringing.
Read more at her website here
A Denver-based singer and songwriter, Rebecca Hartt is an upcoming artist whose style is infused with R&B and pop influences. Through her lyricism and soundscapes, she hopes that her audience can feel inspired and uplifted through her music.
Linktr.ee | Instagram: @rebeccaohart
The enigmatic IAMGRÜV has been creating and curating sounds for over a decade. GRÜV never limits themselves to one medium, but music is their first true love. Whether on a mic or on a mixer, IAMGRÜV is always prepared to give a passionate performance.
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JJ Brown's passion for music started at a young age and he quickly developed a love for the sounds of classic funk and soul artists like James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and Roger Troutman. He honed his skills as a performer and songwriter, eventually forming his own band to bring his unique vision to life.
Listen to more music here
From the far reaches of outer space comes Kid Astronaut, a time + dimension traveling musician whose sights are set on becoming one of the greatest artists in the galaxy.
With inspiration ranging from R&B/Soul, Hip Hop and Punk music all the way to the multi-dimensional world building of Marvel Comics - Kid Astronaut builds a universe of music, film, art + more that his fanbase “The Aliens” can dive into and enjoy.
With a larger mission of sharing inspiration, motivation and love with the world, Kid Astronaut devotes his full love and attention to everything that he does and will continue to carve out a legacy of amazing art and positive influence for the future generations.
Kid Astronaut links + more here
Devan Blake Jones
Devan Blake Jones is a Colorado raised singer songwriter, recently a top contestant on season 20 of The Voice. Performing in Denver for over a decade, he has performed at Red Rocks twice, Billie Holiday’s Centennial celebration and more. His new single Frivolous was released on 5/5 and is now available on all platforms. Devan’s acoustic pop / soul energy brings light to any room and is sure to leave you wondering what he will do next.
Listen to music here
Where is it happening?Urban Sanctuary, 2745 Welton Street, Denver, United States
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