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  • 5 must-see artists at SunFest 2018

    5 must-see artists at SunFest 2018

    SunFest 2018 has recently joined the ranks of summer festival lineup announcements, leaving attendees with the complicated and exciting choice of picking the acts they will try to catch. Part of what makes this year's SunFest so exciting is the substantial assortment of genres from which to choose...
  • Eric Clapton announces DVD and soundtrack release for documentary 'Life in 12 Bars'

    Eric Clapton announces DVD and soundtrack release for documentary 'Life in 12 Bars'

    Eric Clapton fans can tuck away some coin for the upcoming home video release of his 2017 documentary “Life in 12 Bars.” The film and soundtrack will be released in multiple formats on June 8 via Ume/Universal. The three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer dropped the news on April 13 at his official...
  • Top 15 best songs for Earth Day

    Top 15 best songs for Earth Day

    Since 1970, Earth Day has been celebrated yearly around the world to help spread awareness of how fragile this planet has become. Over the decades, many musicians have done their part to share the message with protests and donations. As expected, the easiest way for them  to convey their thoughts is...
  • Interview: Television City singer Brian Raleigh talks about band's self-titled debut

    Interview: Television City singer Brian Raleigh talks about band's self-titled debut

    There’s a new band in Detroit and soon fans the world over will be able to tune in to the music of Television City. The brainchild of veteran Michigan musician Brian Raleigh (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Television City will release their self-titled debut on April 27. Raleigh recruited members of...
  • The National to throw two-day music festival at Forest Hills with Jason Isbell, Future Islands and more

    The National to throw two-day music festival at Forest Hills with Jason Isbell, Future Islands and more

    The National will return to Forest Hills Stadium for the second consecutive year this September, but this time they won't be performing alone. The rock band announced their two-day There’s No Leaving New York festival on Monday, which will take place at the outdoor stadium in Queens, NY on Sept. 2...
  • Handwriting of John Lennon, David Bowie, Kurt Cobain and others turned into fonts

    Handwriting of John Lennon, David Bowie, Kurt Cobain and others turned into fonts

    In 1964, John Lennon published his own book of short stories and poems titled “In His Own Write.” Now, as Pitchfork pointed out, anyone can write in Lennon’s “own write.” If you’ve ever wanted to write like John Lennon, David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, or Leonard Cohen, now you can, in a purely...
  • 2018 jam and folk shows at Red Rocks

    2018 jam and folk shows at Red Rocks

    The Grateful Dead--universally recognized as the founding fathers of the modern jamband scene--made their debut at Red Rocks on July 7, 1978, the first of a two-night run for the iconic band at the iconic amphitheatre. While The Dead are one of the greatest rock band’s of all time and practically...
  • 2018 rock and alternative shows at Red Rocks

    2018 rock and alternative shows at Red Rocks

    While many have come to think of Red Rocks Amphitheatre as the place to see great rock concerts, it hasn’t always been that way. Before the early 60s, the venue mainly saw performances from opera singers, brass bands and orchestras. Fittingly, the first rock concert at the most famous venue in the...
  • Interview: Alan Parsons talks about the making of his forthcoming concept album

    Interview: Alan Parsons talks about the making of his forthcoming concept album

    When the Alan Parsons Project had a big hit with their Eye in the Sky album in the early ’80s, fans had to be content just with playing their copies of the album, as the band did not tour. That’s because there was no band. Parsons, the man who engineered the Beatles’ Abbey Road and Pink Floyd’s The...
  • EELS release new album and share hauntingly beautiful stop-motion video for 'Bone Dry'

    EELS release new album and share hauntingly beautiful stop-motion video for 'Bone Dry'

    To celebrate the release new album, The Deconstruction, EELS has shared a delightfully dark video for Deconstruction track “Bone Dry.” The visual perfectly captures the mood of EELS mastermind Mark Oliver Everett’s spooky tune.  The stunning stop-motion video--helmed by director Sofia Astrom and Art...
  • Paul Oakenfold, Thievery Corporation and others will remix Paul Simon's 'Graceland'

    Paul Oakenfold, Thievery Corporation and others will remix Paul Simon's 'Graceland'

    Paul Oakenfold is one of the top record producers and DJs working in the industry today. As a result, he gets some interesting opportunities and his next project will have a lot of people watching the results carefully. Oakenfeld, along with MK, Richy Ahmed and Groove Armada will work to rework the...
  • The Get Up Kids announce new EP, summer tour

    The Get Up Kids announce new EP, summer tour

    It’s been seven years since The Get Up Kids last released any new music, but now it looks like things are about to change. On Thursday, the Missouri-founded band announced plans to release a four-song EP in early June. The collection of new tunes will be titled Kicker and is set to be released on...
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    Photos: Black Lips and Black Angels unleash chaos at Brooklyn Steel

    Thursday night’s billing at Brooklyn Steel was pretty self explanatory. The Black Lips and The Black Angels were in town to wreak havoc with anyone willing enough to step into their world of heavily-distorted fun that could be categorized as either nouveau punk or the latest version of psychedelia...
  • Jeff Beck documentary 'Still On the Run' coming to DVD

    Jeff Beck documentary 'Still On the Run' coming to DVD

    A new look at the life of guitarist Jeff Beck, "Still On the Run: The Jeff Beck Story," was announced for release April 5 on DVD and Blu-ray on May 18 by Eagle Rock Entertainment. The documentary will cover much of his career including taking fans back to his days with The Yardbirds, which brought...
  • The Cult, Stone Temple Pilots and Bush to headline Red Rocks Beer Festival

    The Cult, Stone Temple Pilots and Bush to headline Red Rocks Beer Festival

    The Cult, Stone Temple Pilots and Bush will share a powerful triple bill on Aug. 19 in Morrison, Colo., at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The iconic 90s rockers will perform at the historic venue as part of the first-ever Red Rocks Beer Festival. The Cult announced the show on April 2 via Facebook as part...
  • Best concerts and shows in Denver for 420 2018

    Best concerts and shows in Denver for 420 2018

    It's been over five years after Colorado and Washington became the first states in the country to legalize recreational marijuana, and Denver is getting fired up for another big 420 celebration. For the first time since marijuana became legal to buy recreationally on January 1, 2014, 4-20 falls on a...
  • Volumes & Upon A Burning Body bring 2018 co-headlining tour to Denver's Bluebird Theater

    Volumes & Upon A Burning Body bring 2018 co-headlining tour to Denver's Bluebird Theater

    Metalcore bands Volumes and Upon A Burning Body are looking to make some noise this spring with a co-headlining tour across North America. If you're living in Denver, you'll be glad to know they're heading your way in a couple of months. Their tour, which kicks off on May 17, will make its way to...
  • Arctic Monkeys announce first album in five years with ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’

    Arctic Monkeys announce first album in five years with ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’

    The Arctic Monkeys have finally announced their new, highly anticipated studio album, the band's first since 2013’s AM. The new studio project will be titled Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, and is due out on May 11 via Domino Records. Arctic Monkeys announced the release on Tuesday morning with...
  • Julian Casablancas' The Voidz unveil society's ills in 'Pyramid of Bones' music video

    Julian Casablancas' The Voidz unveil society's ills in 'Pyramid of Bones' music video

    Julian Casablancas' The Voidz premiered the music video for "Pyramid of Bones" on March 29. The guys see the ills of society in the new clip. "Pyramid of Bones" is one of the songs on Virtue, the new album by The Voidz. It's the third one to receive a video following the old school-styled clips for...
  • Maps & Atlases announce new album and 2018 spring tour

    Maps & Atlases announce new album and 2018 spring tour

    Fans of Chicago indie rock Maps & Atlases have been waiting patiently for some new material from the three piece group. Luckily, the band have unveiled some good news for those individuals today. The band's fifth studio album is titled Lightlessness Is Nothing New, and it will be released on...
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