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Best Denver concerts this week: J. Mascis, Reel Social Club Arcade, Flying Lotus and more

Dinosaur Jr @ the Bluebird, 10/15/12

J. Mascis, Reel Social Club Arcade, Flying Lotus and more make our picks of best Denver concerts this week.



Watch Jimmy Fallon and the Roots fill in for U2, perform “Desire” on “The Tonight Show”

Watch Jimmy Fallon and the Roots fill in for U2, perform "Desire" on "The Tonight Show"

Who needs Bono and U2? Not Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, that’s for sure.



Marilyn Manson to play Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium

Marilyn Manson performs during a tour stop in Denver June 3, 2013 at Red Rocks. (Photo By John Leyba/The Denver Post)

Marilyn Manson will bring a past generation of goth rock back to Colorado next year.



Brad Paisley to play Colorado Springs’ Broadmoor World Arena

Brad Paisley

Pop country superstar Braid Paisley will return to the Rocky Mountain region next year with a show at Colorado Springs’ Broadmoor World Arena.



Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Poco, Firefall, Manassas to be inducted into Colorado Music Hall of Fame

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Poco, Firefall and Manassas will be the latest induction into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame, the organization announced today.

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Poco, Firefall and Manassas will be the latest induction into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame, the organization announced today.



Best Colorado shows this week: The Wytches, Run the Jewels, Jane’s Addiction and more

Uproar Festival 2013

The Wytches, Run the Jewels and more make our picks of best Colorado concerts this week.



The Wytches aren’t as dark as you think, but they’re still weird

CMJ 2014 - Album 2

It’s been less than three months since the Wytches released its debut album, three years since the band formed and on Nov. 14 it will play its first headlining show in Denver at the Hi-Dive. But even in the band’s infancy, it’s already feeling misunderstood.



The Black Keys at the Pepsi Center in Denver (photos, review)

The Black Keys

With fame, Grammys and legions of fans, the Black Keys have been thrust into the role of an arena rock band. How did the band perform at the vast Pepsi Center in Denver on Thursday?



The Elliott Smith you might not know

In his new movie, "Heaven Adores You," Nickolas Rossi explores Elliott Smith's life as a whole, rather than focusing in on the beloved songwriter's darker final years. What he reveals of Smith's unsung days might be a surprise to fans.

In his new movie, “Heaven Adores You,” Nickolas Rossi explores Elliott Smith’s life as a whole, rather than focusing in on the beloved songwriter’s darker final years. What he reveals of Smith’s unsung days might be a surprise to fans.



Selling out is dead: Denver bands turn to brands for support in a struggling industry

The Joy Formidable

Selling out is a thing of the past. As the music industry continues to struggle, Denver bands are entering unique and nuanced partnerships with brands like Red Bull Sound Select and Illegal Pete’s Greater Than Collective that move the sponsorship into artist development territory.