Acoustic Live at Lila B.

Lila B. is more than a bar and lounge. Lila B. offers live music and community events. Every Wednesday through Friday we present Acoustic Live, a year-round series where local artists preform live music on our beautiful patio (when weather permits) or inside our lounge from 5:30pm-8:30pm. Plus this summer,beginning May 3rd, Acoustic Live will continue to play on Saturday nights from 7:00pm-10:00pm. Join us early, Wednesday through Friday, for our Happy Hour Specials from 4:00pm-6:30pm.

Although Lila B. is a bar and lounge it is open for people of all ages to enjoy the music and food. However, every person that orders an alcoholic beverage will be carded.  
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July Live Music Series

July 23 – 25:   Coles Whalen

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Coles Whalen. Coles Whalen makes things happen! When she wanted to jumpstart her music career she bought a pickup truck and toured the country, while selling her CDs out of the trunk. When the opportunity came knocking, she picked up her guitar to open for artists like Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, Rufus Wainwright, and yes, even Akon in Montreal, Nashville, Denver, and all points in between. Her unwillingness to stop, along with her homespun blend of bluesy, swampy folk music has gotten Whalen to where she is today. Whalen recently released her sixth CD “Come Back, Come Back” now available for purchase.

Saturday, July 26:   Coles Whalen

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Coles Whalen. Coles Whalen makes things happen! When she wanted to jumpstart her music career she bought a pickup truck and toured the country, while selling her CDs out of the trunk. When the opportunity came knocking, she picked up her guitar to open for artists like Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, Rufus Wainwright, and yes, even Akon in Montreal, Nashville, Denver, and all points in between. Her unwillingness to stop, along with her homespun blend of bluesy, swampy folk music has gotten Whalen to where she is today. Whalen recently released her sixth CD “Come Back, Come Back” now available for purchase.

July 30 – August 1:   Andy Clifton

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Andy Clifton. Andy’s original music is rhythmic and fun, danceable, yet emotional and intimate. Andy’s songs are based in Rock with Jazz woven in. Some are heavier and some are sweeter, some are straightforward, some are deep, and even though they all have Andy-characteristics… they are all unique. For cover songs, Andy plays Dave Matthews, The Tragically Hip, Jamie Cullum, and many others. Andy was named “Individual Performer of 2004” by the Pike’s Peak Arts Council and has formed a band that goes by Andy Clifton and Company (AC&Co.).

August Live Music Series

July 30 – August 1:   Andy Clifton

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Andy Clifton. Andy’s original music is rhythmic and fun, danceable, yet emotional and intimate. Andy’s songs are based in Rock with Jazz woven in. Some are heavier and some are sweeter, some are straightforward, some are deep, and even though they all have Andy-characteristics… they are all unique. For cover songs, Andy plays Dave Matthews, The Tragically Hip, Jamie Cullum, and many others. Andy was named “Individual Performer of 2004” by the Pike’s Peak Arts Council and has formed a band that goes by Andy Clifton and Company (AC&Co.).

Saturday, August 2:   Katey Laurel

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Katey Laurel. Denver-based Folk-pop songstress Katey Laurel draws inspiration from her somewhat bohemian childhood. She crafts both introspective and upbeat songs from her life perspective. Katey’s music has been featured as part of Microsoft Windows 7 “Playlist 7” and Heineken “Ultimate Playlist” sponsored song programs. Most recently, she has been nominated as “Best Local Band” by Denver ABC Channel 7’s A-List. Katey has shared the stage with Howie Day, Matt Morris, Katie Herzig, Bill Mallonee, Trevor Hall and others. Katey is now on the threshold of releasing her most poignant and accessible work to date with her upcoming album “Periscope”.

August 6 & 7:   Esther Sparks

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Esther Sparks. Esther Sparks was born and raised in a castle in the west of Scotland and came to the United States in 1996. For 11 years she lived in New Orleans, where she played music with numerous wonderful musicians, including Mike West, of Truckstop Honey Moon, who produced two of Esther’s four albums. She now lives in Colorado where she daily enjoys views of the magnificent Rockies, plays music at every brewery, pub, wedding, arts event and food-joint she can for a living. Her latest release a live album called ‘Back to Life’ is a collection of songs which chronicles the past few painful years of Esther’s life and her re-emergence back into joy.

Friday, August 8:   Jack Hadley

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Jack Hadley. It all began for Jack at the age of 12 when his mother bought him an acoustic guitar to keep him busy. He learned to play music by ear, playing music by everyone from Hendrix to Dylan. In 2005 Jack started The Jack Hadley Band, focusing on writing and performing his original blues-based material. He also played lead guitar for Otis Taylor, performing at festivals and shows all over the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom. He appears on Otis Taylor’s 2007 Telarc release “Definition Of A Circle” and recorded two songs with keyboard wizard Steve McQuarry. Jack’s career is in high gear with a new release scheduled to drop in early 2014.

Saturday, August 9:    Vintage Highway Band

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Vintage Highway band. We have all traveled that highway of life and have collected our favorite songs and memories along the way. Tim Stiles and Roger Hughes have a combined music experience of 60+ years playing different styles in various venues. On any given night you can hear them perform original tunes by Tim Stiles as well as the songs of Dan Fogelberg, John Denver, Neil Young, and a host of others along the vintage highway. For Tim and Roger, music has been an integral part of their life experience. Both have spent many years in their musical workshop honing their skills and following their passion. It’s a never-ending task pursuing the ever-illusive belief that you ever arrive where you want to be. The joy is in the journey.

August 13 – 15:   Brandon Henderson

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Brandon Henderson. Brandon Henderson is a singer/songwriter based in Denver, who has been developing his craft and leaving lasting impressions on the hearts and minds of his listeners. His passion for songwriting has led him to create over 100 original songs. His most recent album, Embers, is his most complete work to date. From intimate acoustic tracks to soaring anthems, it offers a spectrum of sounds that take you on a journey, drawing pictures and telling of places along the way. If you like music that lifts you up and follows you on your own journey, then consider Brandon Henderson, one of Colorado’s best young talents!

Saturday, August 16:   Brandon Henderson

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Brandon Henderson. Brandon Henderson is a singer/songwriter based in Denver, who has been developing his craft and leaving lasting impressions on the hearts and minds of his listeners. His passion for songwriting has led him to create over 100 original songs. His most recent album, Embers, is his most complete work to date. From intimate acoustic tracks to soaring anthems, it offers a spectrum of sounds that take you on a journey, drawing pictures and telling of places along the way. If you like music that lifts you up and follows you on your own journey, then consider Brandon Henderson, one of Colorado’s best young talents!

Wednesday, August 20:   Eef

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Eef. Eef, a Dutch artist, seamlessly blends what is now considered traditional blues with funky and contemporary riffs, creating her own style she likes to call ‘Groovy Blues’. Her fans love her tasty guitar play, sultry voice and great stage appearance. Eef has self-produced three albums that get airplay across the US as well as in France, Belgium, The Netherlands and Argentina. Occasionally she tours Arkansas, Oklahoma, Tennessee and The Netherlands. She has appeared three times on legendary Sunshine Sonny Payne’s “King Biscuit” radio show and has shared the stage with many great musicians.

Thursday, August 21:   Phil & Jeana

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Phil & Jeana. Phil & Jeana have only been singing together for the past two years, but between the two of them, they have numerous years of experience entertaining audiences in many different venues and styles of music. They bring all of this together with a wonderful energy and magic that only the combination of two very talented and experienced entertainers can offer, a magic that only Phil & Jeana can create. They cover a wide variety of music from classic to current rock, folk, country and even some jazz standards. With two very gifted voices, either singing solo or in harmony, every audience and listening ear always enjoys the music these two create together.

Friday, August 22:   Hot Spell

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Hot Spell. As part of the local band Hot Spell, Ronnie Frosch and Janet Furnace know what audiences want to hear, and they deliver it. Ronnie has an extensive background as a professional musician, having played guitar in rock, blues, country, jazz and R&B bands for over 30 years. After studying piano and percussion for many years, Janet found her stride as a vocalist, and local fans are glad she did! Coupling Ronnie’s well-honed skills with Janet’s stunning stylistic range produces a captivating duo that will keep you interested as they lay down a wide variety of familiar cover tunes with artistry and passion.

Saturday, August 23:   Hot Spell

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Hot Spell. As part of the local band Hot Spell, Ronnie Frosch and Janet Furnace know what audiences want to hear, and they deliver it. Ronnie has an extensive background as a professional musician, having played guitar in rock, blues, country, jazz and R&B bands for over 30 years. After studying piano and percussion for many years, Janet found her stride as a vocalist, and local fans are glad she did! Coupling Ronnie’s well-honed skills with Janet’s stunning stylistic range produces a captivating duo that will keep you interested as they lay down a wide variety of familiar cover tunes with artistry and passion.

August 27 & 28:   Erik Gilbertson

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Erik Gilbertson. Erik has been surrounded by music performance all his life. As the son of a Lutheran pastor, Erik was highly influenced seeing his father sing and play guitar as he grew up. At the age of 5 he decided to pursue a career in music. Since then, Erik has fronted bands, lived and played in the UK and shared his music with the world playing in London, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Thailand and India. Erik brings a unique blend of vocal talent, energy and style to any stage. An all-inclusive crowd pleaser, he knows how to get the party started!

Friday, August 29:   Elizabeth Rose

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Elizabeth Rose. Elizabeth Rose is a songwriter, singer, pianist, and an actor. Notably she starred in the hit regional premier of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” at the Denver Performing Arts Center. She can be seen in “Fearless” at fearless.msn.com. Rose’s other film credits include: “Juncture,” “Sub-Urban,” “The Five,” and “The One Who Loves You.” Rose is currently working on her third solo record, due for release in Fall 2014. Her video for the single, “Sugarbowl,” is on You Tube and her first two solo records are available for download. Rose’s live shows include bass, drums and sax. The repertoire, originals and covers, appeals to new and old fans a like.

Saturday, August 30:   Elizabeth Rose

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present Elizabeth Rose. Elizabeth Rose is a songwriter, singer, pianist, and an actor. Notably she starred in the hit regional premier of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” at the Denver Performing Arts Center. She can be seen in “Fearless” at fearless.msn.com. Rose’s other film credits include: “Juncture,” “Sub-Urban,” “The Five,” and “The One Who Loves You.” Rose is currently working on her third solo record, due for release in Fall 2014. Her video for the single, “Sugarbowl,” is on You Tube and her first two solo records are available for download. Rose’s live shows include bass, drums and sax. The repertoire, originals and covers, appeals to new and old fans a like.

September Live Music Series

Saturday, September 6:   Alex Maryol

7:00 – 10:00

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Alex Maryol. The son of Greek-American restaurateurs, Alex Maryol grew up in Santa Fe New Mexico and was raised on the music of Chuck Berry, Fats Domino and Elvis Presley. He began songwriting during his teenage years while performing at smoky bars and coffee shops in downtown Santa Fe. While primarily influenced by blues greats such as Lightning Hopkins and Buddy Guy, Alex maintained a love for all musical genres from classical to grunge. Maryol has been the opening musical act for Etta James, Bo Diddley, Ani DiFranco, Michael Franti, Leon Russell, and G. Love and Special Sauce.

Thursday, September 11:   Antonio Lopez

5:30 – 8:30

Acoustic Live at Lila B is pleased to present the Antonio Lopez. Antonio Lopez is a new artist to watch on the Colorado music scene. Antonio is currently working on his sophomore project Cloud 9000. The Project consists of three EP’s, each being recorded in a different locale with a different producer and set of musicians- Alamosa, CO (where he grew up), Minneapolis, MN (where he recorded his debut album), and on the Front Range (where he now resides). Antonio Lopez’s emerging career is starting to take flight. His tune “Simple Life” is the theme song for the Morning show on KRZA radio. He has opened for Sarah Siskind who has written songs recorded by Grammy winners Bon Iver and Allison Krauss.


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