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Our favorite brand fails at SXSW 2015

Our favorite brand fails at SXSW 2015

From McDonald’s to Dell, we put together some of our favorite brand fails at SXSW 2015.



Six acts you must hear after SXSW 2015: Courtney Barnett, Twin Peaks and more

Courtney Barnett performs at SXSW on March 18, 2015. Photos by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

After catching dozens of shows during our week at SXSW 2015, here are the bands you need to check out: Courtney Barnett, Twin Peaks, BRONCHO and more.



Viet Cong’s one-armed drummer is a better surprise than Miley Cyrus at SXSW

Viet Cong drummer Mike Wallace performs with one arm at SXSW 2015. Photo by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

Viet Cong could have canceled their SXSW shows. Instead, they took the stage with a one-armed drummer and defined themselves as musicians.



How artists are selling themselves with Tinder at SXSW

How artists are selling themselves with Tinder at SXSW

You could hand out flyers, you could put up Facebook posts, you can shake hands, but you could also use Tinder to get people to see your band at SXSW.



On the road to Treefort, Denver musicians build a connection to Boise

In the Whale performs at the Hi-Dive during the Underground Music Showcase on July 27, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Seth McConnell/The Denver Post)

Using the model similar to The Underground Music Showcase, Treefort has grown substantially in the last three years, helping boost Boise’s visibility as a music market and building its connection to other markets — specifically Denver.



Among trying times, TV on the Radio is optimistic, relaxed

TV on the Radio performs during the final day of Riot Fest at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Riot Fest wrapped up its second year in Colorado on Sunday at Sports Authority Field. (Photo by Seth McConnell/The Denver Post)

After the tragic death of a bandmate and a near breakup, TV on the Radio has released its most optimistic album yet.



U2 expands 2015 tour to include a Denver Pepsi Center date

U2 360 Tour @ Invesco Field

U2 has expanded its 2015 tour to include a show at Denver’s Pepsi Center.



The new Kendrick Lamar album is out now

The new Kendrick Lamar album is out now

The new Kendrick Lamar album, “To Pimp a Butterfly,” is out now, a week ahead of its March 23 release date.



SXSW 2015: Rat Fist, Creepoid, Sales and more to play the Reverb day party

SXSW 2015: Rat Fist, Creepoid, Sales and more to play the Reverb day party

Conserve your energy during SXSW 2015, because the Reverb party is returning to the heart of 6th Street on March 21.



Best Denver-area shows this week: Stevie Wonder, Keggs & Eggs, Inner Oceans and more

Keggs and Eggs 2014

Stevie Wonder, Inner Oceans and more make our picks of the best Colorado shows this week.