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Jimmy Cliff at Denver Botanic Gardens, 7-28-14 (photos, review)

Jimmy Cliff @ Denver Botanic Gardens, 7/28/14

Jimmy Cliff performs at the Denver Botanic Gardens on July 28, 2014. Photos by Michael McGrath, heyreverb.com.

Jimmy Cliff unleashed his reggae revival on a surprisingly boisterous Denver Botanic Gardens crowd Monday night. The reggae evangelist rolled through his trailblazing hits while bounding across the stage, belying his 66 years with sweat-slinging aplomb.

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Chive Fest Denver: City Park neighbors concerned about ticketed music fest

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By Joe Vaccarelli

Those familiar with the phrase “Keep Calm and Chive On” probably knew that the music festival Chive Fest was headed to City Park on Aug. 16. But that news came as a surprise to many residents of the surrounding neighborhoods, and they are anything but calm about it.

Chive Fest will bring eight bands to two stages throughout a 10-hour festival that has patrons shelling out $77 per ticket.

Organizers will block off a portion of the park for the estimated 7,500 people who will come out to see the likes of national acts such as Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Cold War Kids and Talib Kweli. Chive Fest — started by the creators of thechive.com, a website for viral videos and photos — began this year and has had shows in Chicago and Seattle, with an upcoming date in Dallas.

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