music’ orgs

Teacup Gorilla

Bass & Vocals: Dark indie-rock soundscapes with evocative poetry

Ersatz Robots

Bass: Trans-femme 90’s-alt sad-girl rock

Raven Jane

Multi-Instrumetalist: indie roots-rock featuring Rachel Eisenstat

Dirt Circle Dogs

Multi-Instrumetalist: Blues-inflected bright/dark music

101 ‘music’ episodes

2019

Music & Poetry ShowcaseThe Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

PRF BBQ DenverThe Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

Last Bullet @ Seventh Circle Sessions

| music video

live-filmed music video

A Dark Plain @ Seventh Circle Sessions

| music video

live-filmed music video

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

2018

Teacup GorillaRoss-Cherry Creek Library

| gig | Denver, CO

Not the UMSRemixed Gifts

| gig | Denver, CO

Speaking of Pride @ Invisible City

| gig | Denver, CO

An LGBT concert of writers and composers by the Playground Ensemble, with three works by LGBT authors and the composers.

JANE/EYRE @ The Bakery

| theater

We are not here to flatter egotism, or prop up humbug; we are merely telling the [queer] story. We value what is good in the book; but we believe in the existence of other, and more vivid kinds of goodness.

Wolf, Woman, Man (with Dancers)The Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

2017

Punk for Positive Change (AIDS Benefit)Surfside 7

| gig | Fort Collins, CO

Dsm-73: Queer Rock NightMoon Room at Summit Music Hall

| gig | Denver, CO

Bands With BenefitsMutiny Information Cafe

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup Gorilla7th Circle Music Collective

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaSyntax Physic Opera

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaGlobe Hall

| gig | Denver, CO

Claudzilla Curated Musical MayhemSkylark Lounge

| gig | Denver, CO

Queer in the Headlights, Pride PartyLarimer Lounge

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaLost Lake

| gig | Denver, CO

ACLU BenefitThe Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

2016

Empowerment Benefit ShowDeer Pile

| gig | Denver, CO

Halloween House Party

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaGlobe Hall

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaSyntax Physic Opera

| gig | Denver, CO

Underground Music Showcase @ Illegal Pete’s

| gig

Founded in 2001, The UMS is an annual three-day celebration of music featuring hundreds of bands across multiple venues.

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

Beat Soft Pop Album ReleaseLost Lake Lounge

| gig | Denver, CO

Afternoon House Party

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaThe Squire Lounge

| gig | Denver, CO

2015

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup GorillaLion’s Lair

| gig | Denver, CO

Underground Music Showcase

| gig

Founded in 2001, The UMS is an annual three-day celebration of music featuring hundreds of bands across multiple venues.

Species of the Stars @ The Bakery

| music video | Denver, CO

We’re excited to be part of the single release for Species of the Stars by our good friends Open to the Hound!

EP Release Party @ Hi Dive

| album | Denver, CO

Teacup Gorilla’s debut album

Teacup GorillaMerchant’s Mile High Saloon

| gig | Denver, CO

Gorilla Hound PartyThe Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

2014

Mile High Erotic Spoken Word (#4)The Bakery

| gig | Denver, CO

Queen City Magnetic @ BandCamp

| album

Not our album, but we did write a few of the songs…

2013

Teacup GorillaToad Tavern

| gig | Littleton, CO

Teacup GorillaZach’s Garage

| gig | Denver, CO

Bouldering Poets303 Vodka

| gig | Boulder, CO

2012

Leon Presents a Reading Series #6www.facebook.com

| gig | Denver, CO

2010

Raven Jane @ BandCamp

| org

For a few years, Teacup Gorilla performed & recorded music with Rachel Eisenstat – initially as Iron City, and later as Raven Jane.

Iron City @ BandCamp

| album

For a few years, Teacup Gorilla performed & recorded music with Rachel Eisenstat – initially as Iron City, and later as Raven Jane.

FundraiserThe Packing House

| gig | Denver, CO

Teacup Gorilla

| gig

Missa Populi @ PackingHouse Center for the Arts

| theater

Combining the sacrifice, transcendence, blood, and circumstance of the Catholic Mass with history, live music, science, dance, literature, and pop culture to find a wholly modern communion experience. What we have left is our selves, broken and battered, but surviving together.

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