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Video: Snoop Dogg will play Alaska concert if voters there legalize weed

Snoop Lion Cannabis Cup

How’s this for activism: Snoop Dogg said he’ll schedule a concert in Alaska if voters there approve a ballot measure that will legalize recreational marijuana in November.



Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos, review of day three with Wu-Tang Clan, the National and more (video)

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day Three

As Riot Fest Denver has now taken on Colorado stages twice, and on both occasions it has poured rain on the music festival’s final day, it is now tradition. There will be rain on the last day of Riot Fest Denver.



The National blames weather for poor sound, frustration at Riot Fest Denver

Outside Lands, 2013 - Day 1

The National blames Sunday night’s rain for its poor sound and visible frustration on stage at Riot Fest Denver.



Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos, review of day two with the Cure, Social Distortion and more (video)

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day Two

Riot Fest Denver turned its freak factor down significantly on Saturday, the festival’s hump day.



Questlove on Colorado marijuana: “Dude it’s everywhere”

Questlove attends the Clive Davis Institute Of Recorded Music 10th Anniversary Party at Gallow Green at the McKittrick Hotel on September 26, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

As Jay Z and other celebrities invaded Crested Butte this weekend, Questlove was also in town, but more impressed with Colorado’s weed offerings.



The Avett Brothers at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 7-11-14 (photos, review)

Avett Brothers @ Red Rocks 7/11/14

There they were, the world-famous Avett Brothers, lined up alongside one another in a chorus line of stringed instruments on Friday night at Red Rocks.



Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2014: Sheriff’s Office made zero arrests for the first time in history

Telluride Bluegrass 2014 Day 4 - 06-22-14

San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters says the office made zero arrests during Telluride Bluegrass Festival for the first time in history.



Did rock band Low lose a gig because of the lead singer’s “ganja history”?

Low performs at the Ethical Culture Concert Hall in New York City on March 20, 2013. Photo by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

Indie rockers Low aren’t often ones for controversy, so it was surprising when singer Alan Sparhawk posted on Twitter about losing a gig because of his so-called “ganja history” on June 25.



Ozomatli’s Ulises Bella on Culture Jam, working with the Eurythmics and more

Ozomatli @ Fox Theatre

We caught up with Ozomatli founding member Bella about the band’s eighth record “Place in the Sun,” working with Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics and their big show at Culture Jam on Saturday at Left Hand Brewing Company in Longmont.



Lionel Richie, CeeLo Green at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 6-11-14 (photos, review)

Lionel Richie

Wednesday night at Red Rocks Amphitheatre was all about Lionel Richie’s many, many hits — as the show’s name plainly said, “All the Hits, All Night Long.”