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Akron/Family at the Larimer Lounge, 4-10-13 (review)

April 11th, 2013
Akron/Family at the Larimer Lounge, 4-10-13 (review)

With personnel changes over the past few years, Akron/Family’s sound has evolved from a sort of modernized freak folk into a solid post-rock bulldozer.



Akron/Family announces new album and tour with a Denver show

January 22nd, 2013
Akron/Family, pictured here as a quartet, makes an awful lot of (awesomely unclassifiable) racket for its relatively small size.

Akron/Family has announced a new album, and along with it a tour that includes a stop in Denver.



Akron/Family at the Fox Theatre, 4/20/12 (photos)

April 23rd, 2012

Akron/Family at the Fox Theatre in Boulder on 4/20/12. Photos of the concert.



Live review: Akron/Family @ the Marquis Theater

March 30th, 2011

Akron/Family brings psych-folk to the Marquis Theater



Live review: Akron/Family, Bad Weather California @ Quixote’s True Blue, Day 2

May 17th, 2010
Akron/Family, pictured here as a quartet, makes an awful lot of (awesomely unclassifiable) racket for its relatively small size.

Live review: Akron/Family @ Quixote’s True Blue, Day 2



Live review: Akron/Family, Bad Weather California @ Quixote’s True Blue, Day 1

May 17th, 2010
Colorado's jam band fans would do well to embrace Akron/Family's agreeably noodling tunes. Photo from MySpace.com.

Live review: Akron/Family @ Cervantes’ Other Side, Day 1



Live review: Sonic Youth @ the Ogden Theatre (and Akron/Family @ the Bluebird Theater)

August 3rd, 2009
Live review: Sonic Youth @ the Ogden Theatre (and Akron/Family @ the Bluebird Theater)

Sonic Youth singer-guitarist Thurston Moore was integral to his band’s vibrant performance at the Ogden Theatre on Friday. Photos by Tina Hagerling. After almost 30 years, Sonic Youth still wield an intoxicating power to wrangle noise, sludge and cacophony — and to transform it into […]



Akron/Family, Young Coyotes, Pee Pee @ the Oriental Theater

March 19th, 2009
Akron/Family, Young Coyotes, Pee Pee @ the Oriental Theater

Everyone was a member of Akron/Family on Tuesday. Hold on. The ride is about to start. Photos by Brian Carney. Ecstasy, anyone? Akron/Family is holding. Not the psychotropic drug, but after seeing them onstage March 17, I’m still experiencing flashbacks. The trio headlined a St. […]



Sasquatch! Music Festival expands to two weekends with separate lineups

June 13th, 2013
Sasquatch! Music Festival expands to two weekends with separate lineups

Sasquatch! Music Festival is expanding in 2014 to include two weekends with two completely different lineups a month apart.



Best Denver shows this week: Sigur Rós, Band of Horses and more

April 5th, 2013
Best Denver shows this week: Sigur Rós, Band of Horses and more

You can really open up some new horizons this week — the best shows in Denver are going to be straight up weird.