The Lumineers

Fierce Bad Rabbit at the Oriental Theater, 01/11/13 (review)

[caption id="attachment_59399" align="aligncenter" width="609"] Fierce Bad Rabbit performed with the Yawpers on Friday, Jan. 11 at Oriental Theater. Photo courtesy of the band.[/caption] The current buzz behind Denver bands like the Lumineers and Churchill is beginning to characterize Denver’s scene as a kind of folksy wellspring.

Mile Marker: The Lumineers

No band has help put the Denver music scene on the map over the past year quite like the Lumineers. Wes Schultz and his band of Great-Depression-era-garb-pop-folk gypsies seemed to appear out of thin air in the second half of 2011.

The Lumineers are ready for their close-up

[caption id="attachment_49610" align="aligncenter" width="610" caption="The Lumineers will play two sold-out shows at the Bluebird Theater this weekend. Photo by Jason Tang."][/caption] The Lumineers might just be the most exciting thing happening in Colorado music right now — and that's funny for a number of reasons.