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Record Store Day buoys the resurgence of vinyl, neighborhood record shops

Nathaniel Rateliff @ Twist & Shout 4/10/14

Dave Wilkins is expecting customers to line up by the dozens outside of Wax Trax Records on Record Store Day to buy exclusive, limited-edition releases from Death Cab for Cutie, the Pixies and other bands.



Earth, Wind & Fire’s Philip Bailey on his trek from Denver to the rock hall of fame

Earth Wind and Fire @ Red Rocks

For all his accomplishments in Earth, Wind & Fire, which range from multiplatinum album sales and Grammy awards to a coveted spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, singer Philip Bailey has always viewed the band as a means to an end.



The Pack A.D. takes stripped-down rock from fake fights to European clubs

The Pack a.d. headlines the Hi-Dive in Denver on April 11.

There’s a moment in the video for “Battering Ram,” one of the singles from the Pack A.D.’s new album “Do Not Engage,” in which the scene at a gritty dive-bar turns unexpectedly violent.



Tickets on sale: UMS 2014, Fleetwood Mac and more

UMS 2013 Day Four SM

Here are the tickets going on sale this weekend — UMS 2014, Fleetwood Mac and more.



Guided by Voices announce June 2014 tour, Gothic Theatre date

Northside Festival

Guided by Voices announced June 2014 tour, Gothic Theatre date to promote new album “Cool Planet.”



Snoop Dogg to play 4/20 set at Gothic Theatre as DJ Snoopadelic

Snoop Lion Cannabis Cup

Remember when Snoop Dogg took over the Fillmore on 4/20 last year? Some people do. Vaguely. But that’s OK, because he’s coming back to Englewood’s Gothic Theatre next month for another 4/20 DJ set.



Adam Cayton-Holland joins Funny or Die’s “Road 2 Oddball Tour” in May with Brody Stevens, Howard Kremer

Denver comic Adam Cayton-Holland is joining Brody Stevens and Howard Kremer on Funny or Die's "Road 2 Oddball Tour." (Denver Post file photo)

Adam Cayton-Holland joins Funny or Die’s “Road 2 Oddball Tour” in May



Fred Armisen: “Portlandia” isn’t only for music and comedy nerds

Fred Armisen will host an advance screening of season three of Portlandia at Colorado's Gothic Theatre.

Fred Armisen talks about getting music and comedy elite to appear on “Portlandia” and how the audience is wider than you might think.



Colorado tickets on sale: Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, Kiss and more

Nine Inch Nails

Here are Colorado tickets going on sale — Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden, Kiss and more.



Sexpot Comedy to celebrate six-month anniversary with Andy Kindler at the Oriental Theater

Veteran comedian Andy Kindler will headline Sexpot Comedy's sixth-month celebration on May 30 at the Oriental Theater. (Photo provided by Sexpot Comedy)

Denver’s Sexpot Comedy show is bringing comedy icon Andy Kindler to Denver to celebrate sixth months on the scene in May.