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Burgerama 4: Weezer, Ty Segall, FIDLAR and more (photos, review)

Burgerama 4: Weezer, Ty Segall, FIDLAR and more (photos, review)

Burgerama 4 offered clear evidence that Fullerton, Calif., based Burger Records has established itself as the brash new cool kid on the indie rock scene.



Johnette Napolitano’s Soiled Dove show in Denver cut short

Johnette Napolitano's Soiled Dove show in Denver cut short

Johnette Napolitano ended her sold out show at the Soiled Dove in Denver after only 20 minutes on Saturday.



The Church at the Gothic Theatre (photos, review)

The Church at the Gothic Theatre (photos, review)

“Some say we’re the grandfathers, or the great-grandfathers of psych rock”, explained The Church’s Steve Kilbey to a mostly sedate, middle aged crowd at the Gothic Theatre on Tuesday night.



The Flaming Lips at the Ogden Theatre (review)

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips perform during the first day of Riot Fest at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Photo by Seth McConnell, heyreverb.com.

“C’mon you guys… this is the last great New Years Eve Party of 2014!’” promised Wayne Coyne as the Flaming Lips opened the night at the packed Ogden Theatre on Sunday.



Los Lobos at Boettcher Concert Hall in Denver (photos, review)

Los Lobos at Boettcher Concert Hall on 11/29/14.

While Los Lobos’ show at Boettcher Concert Hall teased at a collaboration with the Colorado Symphony, none of the orchestra members were present on Saturday and the room proved too stuffy for the bar band.



First Aid Kit at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

First Aid Kit at the Ogden Theatre 11/18/14

Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit has the poise, the looks and, most importantly, the songwriting talent to back up its sold-out crowds.



The Afghan Whigs at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Afghan Whigs at The Bluebird Theater on 10/29/14.

Maturity has not softened or quieted Greg Dulli and the Afghan Whigs, as the band showed at Denver’s Bluebird Theater on Wednesday.



Foxygen at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Foxygen at the Bluebird Theater on 10/20/14.

Foxygen frontman Sam France is a beautiful, eye-linered rock and roll mess, and the band’s raucous show at the Bluebird Theater in Denver on Monday night was much the same: pretty, fun, and messy.



The War on Drugs at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

War On Drugs @ Ogden 10/10/14

At the tightly packed Ogden Theatre in Denver, The War on Drugs was more polished and more relaxed than when they played to a smaller crowd at the Bluebird Theatre in March.



Temples at the Fox Theatre in Boulder (photos, review)

Temples @ The Fox 10/1/14

Temples headlined a strong lineup of psychedelic rock music at Boulder’s Fox Theatre on Wednesday night.