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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • New Colorado Springs 10,000-square-foot concert venue kicks off fall series with Baskery

    Published: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    7 p.m. Sunday, The Gold Room, 
18 S. Nevada Ave., $15-$50; 634-4653,, A long-vacant, downtown Utilities building is now The Gold Room, one of the city's newest entertainment venues. The folk rock band Baskery, three sisters from Sweden, kick off the...

  • Local A&E news: Local artist in New York City exhibit

    Published: Thu, Aug 28, 2014

    Works by local artist Denise Dethlefsen will be featured in "The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition," at the Agora Gallery in New York City. The show will be up through Sept. 11.

  • Top 10: Reasons to visit the Colorado State Fair

    Updated: Sun, Aug 24, 2014

    Half a million people will head to the 142nd Colorado State Fair in Pueblo this year, according to the fair's media guide. Starting Friday, they'll wander across nearly 100 acres and through 60 permanent structures and attractions.\ They'll explore exhibits by 4-H and Future...

  • Chicago blues guy Joe Moss gives it all he's got on stage

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    4-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Gold Hill Mesa, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive, free; 633-2202, Joe Moss likes to take the blues and throw in half a dozen other musical genres. "My music really runs the gamut, from soul, funk, rock, jazz, a little bit of country sometimes,...

  • New entertainment venue joins downtown Colorado Springs scene

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Live music choices just keep getting better around here. The newest addition to the scene is The Gold Room, a 330-seat venue on the first floor of the old utilities building next to The Mining Exchange - A Wyndham Grand Hotel. It's owned by Perry Sanders, who's letting the Rocky...

  • Huey Lewis set to rock Colorado Springs, but not sure about his spot in pop culture

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    8 p.m. Friday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $55-$85; 520-7469, If you breathed air anytime near the '80s, you know the lyrics to at least a few Huey Lewis and the News songs. "The Heart of Rock & Roll," "I Want a New Drug," "The Power of Love," "Hip...

  • Australian indie band The Griswolds finds unexpected success, playing Colorado Springs

    Updated: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    7 p.m. Friday, The Black Sheep, 2106 E. Platte Ave., $10.34-$12; 227-7625, The Griswolds had a First World band problem: They shot to fame without having enough material to fill a 30-minute show or a debut album. It was a dream come true - a dream they didn't...

  • Local A&E news

    Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

    Monument man featured
 in New York fashion show Neil Grotzinger, of Monument, recently presented his fashion line in the Pratt Senior Fashion Show in New York. The 2010 Lewis-Palmer High School graduate was also named on Vogue's "Top 10 2014 Fashion Graduates to Watch." Compiled by...

  • Competing at altitude no joke for cyclists, other endurance athletes

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    Competing at high altitudes is no joke for endurance athletes. Kiel Reijnen, a professional cyclist from Boulder, knows all about it. "There's a shortness of breath, and it's easy to get dehydrated. Staying hydrated is one of the biggest things people miss," said Reijnen, 28....

  • Blog: I Dirty Dashed and lived

    Updated: Tue, Aug 19, 2014

    I did it. I survived a three mile run with obstacles in the mud. And now I want more, more, I tell you! I can see how those races get addictive. Saturday morning, instead of trotting off to teach a vinyasa yoga class at CorePower Yoga, I cruised down the interstate with my bestie...