TVD Vinyl Giveaway: Grieves’ Together Apart

Lately, it has been hard to remember that it is in fact winter in Colorado. Jackets are light, and the snow has been lighter, and this January has turned your favorite slope into the world’s longest water slide. While the elusive snow may inhibit some crucial downtime on the slopes, it definitely will make for a more pleasant outdoor experience at Icelantic’s Winter on the Rocks.

This is the first winter concert in Red Rocks’ history, featuring Grieves & Budo, Atmosphere, and Common, this Friday, January 27th, at Red Rocks Ampitheater, so at least for this week, I am rooting for the warm weather.

Wrap up warm, and Grieves’ chill beats will help defrost your dancing shoes. Colorado native Benjamin Laub (aka Grieves) is a lyrical talent to watch; his music is derived from real pain and experience that bring the words and the emotion to life. He paired up with Budo in 2008, and they have been supplying a steady dose of hypnotic flow with multi-instrumental rhythms and intensified lyrical narratives. The duo is joining the likes of T-Pain and Gym Class Heros for the 2012 SnowStorm Music Tour starting in February, but you have the chance to see them first at Red Rocks.

Along for the ride is the Minnesota hip hop group Atmosphere, who is continuing to sell out shows across the world after the release of their highly successful, and 7th studio album, The Family Sign in 2011. American hip hop and music icon Common will also be freezing his rocks off this Friday promoting his latest album The Dreamer/The Believer, which is in stores now.

Enjoy the weather, enjoy the show, but most importantly take advantage of our latest vinyl giveaway to enjoy the latest release from Grieves. To win a copy of Grieves’ Together Apart, name in the comment box below a song that best describes Colorado’s recent menopausal hot flash.

We are going to go ahead and call Billy Idol’s “Hot in the City.”

The winner will be chosen in one week, on Tuesday, January 31st, and must have a mailing address in North America.

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  • bboro03

    It’s raining men

  • Chantale DAoust

    I’m going to go as a classic…

    Drop It Like It’s Hot

    Snoop Dogg feat. Pharrell

  • Jordan Coffey

    The American Dollar

  • MikeFritzVignola

    Ring over fire. Johnny cash

  • Jordan Coffey

    Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff – Summertime

  • Alex Meyers

    sunny side of hell – grieves

  • frankyy714

    Sunshine by atmosphere

  • mseiple


  • vegancraig

    Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) by the horrible C+C Music Factory

  • JimmiePea

    Hots On for Nowhere- Led Zeppelin

  • Brandon Hayes

    Twisted Sister “Burn in Hell”

  • MorganManwaring

    The Trammps – Disco Inferno

  • ScottSchlesinger

    Atmosphere – Trying to find a balance

  • DarenDavey

    Atmosphere – Sunshine

  • Brandon Hayes

    Tech N9ne “Psycho Bitch”

  • arcele

    Roots – Rolling With Heat

  • deefacee

    Right Said Fred- I’m too Sexy.

  • proDREWcer

    Pigeon John ft. Eligh & The Grouch – Sleeping Giants

  • InfiniteBeenie

    Big Yellow Taxi- Joni MitchellThe cause^

  • InfiniteBeenie

    Big Yellow Taxi-Joni Mitchell (The cause)

  • mega_dawn

    Here Comes the Sun–The Beatles!

  • Ashouraita

    Gamma Ray – Beck.

  • JacobMesser

    “Burn” – Deep Purple

  • lucasboland

    Heatwave – Martha & the Vendellas

  • Daniel Salas

    Jimi Hendrix-fire

    asia- heat of the moment


    atmosphere-nothing but sunshine

    • OliviaCabadas

      brilliant ideas you have mister!

  • jmelenchuk

    sunny side of hell- grieves

  • Daniel Ruggiero

    Some Like it Hot- The Power Station

  • Jipman

    After Mild Winter by I’m Not Jim

  • DarenDavey

    Atmosphere – nothing but sunshine

  • Daniel Salas

    the specials – Too hot

  • spencer morrison

    Eddie Vedder – Hard sun

  • Daniel Salas

    Lovin Spoonful – summertime in the city

  • apgr5505

    Atmosphere – Sunshine

  • apgr5505

    Kiss – I Was Made For Loving You

  • apgr5505

    NOFX – Eat The Meek

  • apgr5505

    Sublime – Ebin

  • apgr5505

    Mad Caddies – State of Mind

  • apgr5505

    Sublime – Get Ready

  • WrennAndrew

    Sir Psycho Sexy – Red Hoy Chili Peppers

  • WrennAndrew

    Sir Psycho Sexy- Red Hot Chili Peppers

  • apgr5505

    No Doubt – “Total Hate”

    The Slackers – “Happy Song”

    The Selecter – “Selling Out Your Future”

    Sublime – “Badfish”

  • Daniel Salas

    mungo jerry – in the summertime

  • Daniel Salas

    red hot chili peppers – zephyer song

  • Daniel Salas

    heatwave – too hot to handle

  • Daniel Salas

    acdc – highway to hell

  • Daniel Salas

    stevie ray vaughan – couldnt stand the weather

  • Daniel Salas

    the cure – hot hot hot

  • oliviaung

    The winner has been notified. Check your email!

  • Daniel Salas

    who won?

    • oliviaung

      @Daniel Salas The winner has been notified and has confirmed. Thanks for entering!


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