Denver has a prominent and diverse music scene and is very active with jazz, blues, classical, and rock. The jazz and classical communities are known for nurturing many national and international musicians.
Many people associate Denver with the obscure Southern Gothic scene that was popular in the '90s and early 2000s, which is a "dark" form of southern gospel meets country, popular Southern Gothic groups from Denver include 16 Horsepower.
Denver is also known for "jam and stoner" metal popularized in trendy underground clubs.
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