Riot Fest adds Julian Marley, Devotchka 2 Chainz and more

[caption id="attachment_118357" align="aligncenter" width="398"] Julian Marley has been added to Denver's 2016 Riot Fest. Photo courtesy of Riot Fest. [/caption] Note: An earlier edition of this article said that the Flaming Lips had been added to Denver's Riot Fest.

Devotchka ring in a melancholic New Year’s Eve at the Bluebird Theater

[caption id="attachment_106173" align="aligncenter" width="576"] FILE: DeVotchKa performs at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on July 23, 2015. Photos by Tina Hagerling,[/caption] Denver’s own DeVotchKa welcomed in the new year with a sold-out audience in paper top hats, feathered and glittery showgirl crowns and “Happy New Year” necklaces provided by the Bluebird Theater.

Devotchka shine on their Halloween homecoming

For the ninth year in a row, Devotchka turned Halloween into a spectacle for their home crowd in Colorado. The Boulder Theater played home to this year’s iteration, filled with a decidedly all ages crowd for the first of two nights.

DeVotchKa, Colorado Symphony Orchestra at Red Rocks (photos, review)

Nick Urata is aging. Of course he is -- we all are. But with Urata, it's almost impossible to tell. His visage, anchoring the brilliant Colorado Symphony Orchestra at Red Rocks on Thursday night (the fourth consecutive year the two musical giants have combined efforts at the iconic amphitheater), revealed little change from the first time his band DeVotchKa shared this stage with them.