THE VELVETEERS: A Heavy Dose of Real Rock & Roll

***All photography by Kirsten Cohen*** By: Dawn Duncan The Velveteers are one of the fastest-rising, hippest acts around. The duo have seemingly exploded onto the Colorado rock scene in the past two years, quickly escalating from playing small shows around Boulder and Denver to expanding their market rapidly and going on national and international tours. The accolade they are receiving isn’t hype. This band is the real deal and they play […]


The Velveteers Land Their First International Tour

The Velveteers, a local Denver band led by 19-year-old Demi Demitro,  recently announced they will be going on their first tour with LA band, Deap Vally. The Velveteers will be touring all over the UK in support of  Deap Vally’s new record, Femejism. Both bands played together back in 2015, when lead singer Demitro was only 17 years old. The two bands hit it off, kept in touch, and after The […]

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The Velveteers : Rocking at UMS

By: Allison LeCain In the age of pop princesses, there is one rock n’ roll queen taking Denver by storm— Demi Demitro of The Velveteers.   The Velveteers took the stage last Sunday, July 31, at the Hi-Dive during the Underground Music Showcase (UMS). This heavy rock duo is led by 19-year-old Demitro, and though she’s young in age and small in stature, she practically rocked the walls off of the Hi-Dive. As lead singer and guitarist, Demitro’s on stage energy […]