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Best Colorado shows this week: Spoon, Residual Kid and more

Governors Ball - Day 2

Spoon, Residual Kid and more make our picks of best Denver concerts this week.



AEG-owned AXS becomes exclusive ticket provider for all Denver venues, including Red Rocks

Chromeo, Cut Copy and Flume perform at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 5, 2014. Photos by Dylan Langille, heyreverb.com.

The city of Denver has finalized a five-year contract to make the AEG Live-owned AXS the exclusive ticket seller for all city venues, Denver Arts & Venues spokesman Brian Kitts said Thursday.



Fleetwood Mac will return to Denver’s Pepsi Center in 2015

Fleetwood Mac @ Pepsi Center 6/1/13

Fleetwood Mac has expanded its reunion tour and will return to Denver’s Pepsi Center in April of 2015.



Christmas music: What makes a holiday song? Not just sleigh bells, right?

Christmas music: What makes a holiday song? Not just sleigh bells, right?

When you hear Christmas music you know right away what it is. But why? What makes a holiday song? Is it the structure? The lyrics? The instrumentation? Or maybe how we’ve been trained.



Shakey Graves finds a harmony with Denver’s Esme Patterson

Powered by the success, "Dearly Departed," his collaboration with Denver’s Esme Patterson, Shakey Graves plays four sold out shows in Colorado on Dec. 11-14.

Powered by the success, “Dearly Departed,” his collaboration with Denver’s Esme Patterson, Shakey Graves plays four sold out shows in Colorado on Dec. 11-14.



You Me & Apollo breaks up, announces final show

You Me & Apollo @ hi-dive 02/03/13

After a brief and bright run that included an official spot on the 2013 SXSW lineup, and early comparisons to the Lumineers and Churchill, You Me & Apollo has announced it is breaking up, according to a Facebook post.



Foo Fighters add second Colorado show at Fiddler’s Green

Foo Fighters @ Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Foo Fighters have added a second show at the 18,000 capacity Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre.



Elvis Costello to kick off solo tour in Boulder

English singer-songwriter Elvis Costello with The Imposters perform during 'The Revolver Tour' at a sold out Beacon Theater in New York. Photo by Chad Batka.

Elvis Costello has announced 13 solo tour dates, which kicks off on March 1 in Boulder.



Creed’s Scott Stapp placed on psychiatric hold, according to reports

Creed@TheParamount

Days after posting a 15-minute video on Facebook in which he claimed to be penniless and living in a Holiday Inn, TMZ is reporting that Creed singer Scott Stapp has been placed on psychiatric hold.



Best Colorado shows this week: Jenny Lewis, Johnny Marr and more

Beck @ Red Rocks 8/15/14

Jenny Lewis, Johnny Marr and more make our picks of best Colorado shows this week.