12 Artists to See at the 9th Edition Titwrench Music Festival – Mercury Café – Denver, CO – August 25 & 26, 2017

TITWRENCH is a platform and production company dedicated to centering and lifting up women, non-binary and LGBTQ+ performers, producing all ages-friendly art events and featuring new work pushing boundaries of genre + form.
The Titwrench Music Festival is a 2 day festival with over 30 artists, workshops, and more that highlights original and experimental music nationwide. It includes Colorado artists Get Aong, Kimet & Dough, The Maybe So’s, Esmeralda Strange, and more. 10% of All Funds Raised Go to Webs of Support –  https://www.facebook.com/websofsupport/
Chicharra – This NM 5 piece is led by Monica & Marisa Demarco. Chicharra means “cricket.” This cricket is a bass & drum driven metal tinged group – https://www.facebook.com/chicharraNM/
Cthulha – Monica Demarco, of Chicharra,  leads this experimental metal act that sometimes features drums & violin – NM – Experimental Metal – https://www.facebook.com/Cthulha/ & http://www.monicademarco.com/
Glassmen – Wisconsin – Sarah Jennings Evans learned to make unique music when suffering a joint condition. It took 5 long years before she was on guitar again and is joined by Vivian Lin on drums. Their new album is called Seagulls in Spotlighthttp://www.glassmenband.com/
Glitter Vomit – Jazmyn Crosby & Caleb Anderson make up this NM minimalist band. They mix poetry & spoken word with ambient sound to make a captivating mix. Their latest album is Cayenne.  https://www.facebook.com/Glitter-Vomit-505448336327033/
Litter Brain – Litter Brain is a 6 piece NM punk band featuring 2 guitars, 2 bass, drums and vocals. – https://www.facebook.com/LitterBrain/
Midwife – Madeline Johnston is Midwife. Weaving heart wrenching lyrics with a fuzzy guitar Johnston paints pictures of heartache. Her new album is Like Author Like Daughterhttps://midwifeco.bandcamp.com/
Milch De La Maquina – This New Mexico band has 8 members now, but has had tens more come in and out. They are a performance art group. https://www.facebook.com/MilchdelaMaquina/
Nizhoni Girls – The Nizhoni Girls are a 3 piece Navajo band from NM. Nizhoni means “Beautiful” in Navajo. They are led by Rebecca Jones, formerly of Weedrat, and a staple of the punk scene. https://www.facebook.com/nizhonigirls/
Kate Olson (KO Solo)  – Coming from Seattle, Kate Olson plays saxophone both solo and as part of an ensemble. It is instrumental jazz at its purest. Her latest album is Dreamer Onehttp://www.kateplayssax.com/
Laura Ortman – Laura Ortman is a Native American (White Mountain Apache) violinist from NY. She has numerous awards and fellowships to her name. She is a multi-instrumentalist who latest album is My Soul Remainder https://thedustdiveflash.bandcamp.com/
Prism Bish – Prism Bitch (Prison Bitch) is a 5 piece punk band from NM. Getaway is their latest EP.  https://www.facebook.com/PrismBish
Shooda Shook It – Dawn & Kee Copps lead this Tucson new wave band. The band is s supergroup of Arizona scene. https://www.facebook.com/shoodashookit/
August 1st, 2017