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Five artists you must listen to after SXSW 2014: Future Islands, Wye Oak and more

SXSW 2014 - Day 3

After a week at SXSW from March 11-16, we put together a list of five stand-out artists to watch this year — Future Islands, Wye Oak and more.

Kiss and Def Leppard tour includes a stop at Denver’s Pepsi Center

KISS @ Comfort Dental 8/8/12

No need to check the calendar. It is indeed 2014 and not 1980. But all the same, Kiss and Def Leppard have announced a lengthy summer tour that stops in Denver at the Pepsi Center this summer.

SXSW 2014: Damon Albarn, Parquet Courts, Schoolboy Q and more (video, photos)

SXSW 2014 - Day 3

Damon Albarn, Parquet Courts, Schoolboy Q and Future Islands showed how artists deal with the marathon of SXSW differently.

SXSW 2014: Colorado artists hope to support crash victims with donations

Paramedics transport a person who was struck by a car on Red River Street in downtown Austin, Texas, at SXSW on Wednesday March 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner)

In the wake of the car crash that killed two and injured dozens Thursday morning at SXSW 2014, members of the Colorado music scene are looking to give back to victims.

SXSW 2014: Watch Future Islands, Wye Oak, Hospitality, Chain Gang of 1974 and more

SXSW 2014 - Day 2

On Thursday at SXSW 2014 we caught sets from Future Islands, Wye Oak, Hospitality, Chain Gang of 1974 and more. Watch clips from the band’s sets here.

Will women rule SXSW 2014?

SXSW 2014 - Day 1

St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, Perfect Pussy and more are proof that women are bringing some of the most forward-thinking music to SXSW 2014.

Phish announces three-night run at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Phish - Day 2 @ Dick's Sporting Goods Park

Once again Phish will return to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park for a three night run that fans lovingly call “Phish Dicks.”

Colorado makes an investment in music industry at SXSW 2014

MORRISON, CO. - MARCH 06: Margaret Hunt, director of Colorado Creative Industries, on the stage at Red Rocks Thursday afternoon, March 06, 2014. Colorado Creative Industries is sending a large contingent to the upcoming SXSW event in Austin Texas to promote Colorado music. (Photo By Andy Cross / The Denver Post)

For the first time, Colorado has invested money at SXSW 2014 to support artists through the Colorado Music Party and help grow the state’s music industry.

Lana Del Rey to make her Colorado debut at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Lana Del Rey has announced a Red Rocks show on May 19. Photo courtesy of the artist.

With a new album expected to be released this year, Lana Del Rey has shared North American tour dates on her Facebook page.

Are Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden coming to Red Rocks?

Nine Inch Nails

While nothing has been confirmed yet, Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden have hinted at a joint North American tour, with clues pointing to a Red Rocks date.