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PHOTOS: The Breeders Summit Music Hall show (review)

The Breeders @ The Summit Music Hall, 9/5/14

“Make up your own words to this song, and if they’re any good, please send them to us,” Breeders frontwoman Kim Deal told the Summit Music Hall on Friday before launching into a new track that had her humming in place of the lyrics.



PHOTOS: Arctic Monkeys Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review, video)

Arctic Monkeys at Red Rocks - 09/04/14

Comfortable in the rain, Sheffield’s Arctic Monkeys brought thick riffs and effortless cool to its first headlining appearance at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.



Courtney Barnett at the Larimer Lounge, 7-1-14 (photos, review, video)

Courtney Barnett @ The Larimer Lounge, 7/1/14

The Larimer Lounge was the perfect setting for Courtney Barnett’s wry, confessional songs.



The GOASTT at the Bluebird Theater, 5-27-14 (photos, review)

The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger play the Bluebird on 5/27/14.

With the GOASTT, Sean Lennon doused the Bluebird Theater in the music of his father’s generation on Tuesday.



Photos: Austin Psych Fest 2014 with War on Drugs, the Black Angels and more

Austin Psych Fest 2014

Now in its seventh year, Austin Psych Fest has come into its own with sets from War on Drugs, the Black Lips, the Black Angels, Panda Bear, Avery Tare’s Slasher Flicks and more.



Bombino at the Larimer Lounge, 4-8-14 (photos, review)

Bombino plays The Larimer Lounge on 4/8/14.

Bombino made it feel like springtime in the Sahara at the Larimer Lounge in Denver on Tuesday.



The War on Drugs at the Bluebird Theater, 3-27-14 (photos, review)

The War on Drugs play The Bluebird Theater on 3/26/14.

The War on Drugs gave the sold out Bluebird Theater in Denver “the best emotional meltdown ever.”



Cheech and Chong, War at the 1stBank Center, 3-22-14 (photos, review)

Cheech and Chong with WAR @ 1stBank Center, 3/22/14

Is it possible for lovable old stoner outlaws to stay relevant (and funny) in the age of marijuana legalization? That was the question on Saturday night at the Cheech and Chong with War show at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield.



Dead Meadow, Prism Waves at Lost Lake, 3-7-14 (photos, review)

Dead Meadow @ Lost Lake, 3/7/14

Dead Meadow showcased the Lost Lake’s excellent new soundsystem with with a strong psych-rock set on Friday.



DeVotchKa at the Mercury Cafe, 2-15-14 (photos, review)

DeVotchKa @ Mercury Cafe 2/15/14

DeVotchKa wrapped up a three-night, intimate run at the Mercury Cafe in Denver on Saturday.