Live Reviews

Burgerama 4: Weezer, Ty Segall, FIDLAR and more (photos, review)

Burgerama 4: Weezer, Ty Segall, FIDLAR and more (photos, review)

Burgerama 4 offered clear evidence that Fullerton, Calif., based Burger Records has established itself as the brash new cool kid on the indie rock scene.



Ani DiFranco at the Boulder Theater (photos, review)

Ani DiFranco at the Boulder Theater (photos, review)

The audience at the Boulder Theater was ready to worship at the Church of Ani from the moment Ani DiFranco took the stage Monday night.



TV On The Radio at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

TV On The Radio at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

Focusing on material from their newest album, TV On The Radio’s rock-focused set on Thursday at the Ogden Theater gave the band the feeling of an artfully aged punk band.



Walk the Moon at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)

Walk the Moon at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)

After playing nearly every small venue in Denver, Walk the Moon headlined (and sold out) the Fillmore Auditorium on Wednesday.



Seth Avett, Jessica Lea Mayfield play Elliott Smith at the Boulder Theater (photos, review)

Seth Avett, Jessica Lea Mayfield play Elliott Smith at the Boulder Theater (photos, review)

Set up in an elaborate hipster kitchen, Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield honored Elliott Smith with an intimate and beautiful tribute to his music at the Boulder Theater.



SXSW 2015 photos: T-Pain, Big Sean, Will Butler and more

SXSW 2015 photos: T-Pain, Big Sean, Will Butler and more

As the rain came and went during SXSW 2015, we got drenched at the Spin party with Earl Sweatshirt and Will Butler. Then it was off to Fader Fort to catch Viet Cong, Big Sean, E-40, T-Pain and more.



SXSW 2015 photos: The Reverb Party with Spells, Creepoid, Rat Fist and more

SXSW 2015 photos: The Reverb Party with Spells, Creepoid, Rat Fist and more

Saturday at SXSW 2015 brought the return of Reverb’s day party to Austin. As the rain continued to fall, fans sought refuge from the weather with the rock of Spells, Rat Fist, Creepoid and more.



Sylvan Esso at the Gothic Theatre (review)

Sylvan Esso at the Gothic Theatre (review)

Much like its 2014 album, Sylvan Esso’s show at the Gothic Theatre on Saturday was immediate and heartfelt, effective and moving, and way better than you’d probably expect.



SXSW 2015 photos: Ghostface Killah, Viet Cong, Bleachers and more

SXSW 2015 photos: Ghostface Killah, Viet Cong, Bleachers and more

Ghostface Killah, Viet Cong, Bleachers, Courtney Barnett, Metz, the Vaccines, King Tuff and more perform on Thursday of SXSW 2015.



SXSW 2015 photos: King Tuff, Twin Shadow, Twerps and more

SXSW 2015 photos: King Tuff, Twin Shadow, Twerps and more

On Thursday of SXSW 2015 we caught sets from King Tuff, Viet Cong, Twin Shadow, Twerps, Tie Shi, Incubus and more.