The Mars Volta guy used to spend $1,000 a week on pot
If you've ever listened to The Mars Volta, this should come as no surprise, but singer and guitarist Cedric Bixler-Zavala used to spend $1,000 a week on pot.
BET Awards 2015 video highlights: Diddy falls on stage, Kendrick Lamar crushes with “Alright” performance
The 2015 BET Awards could have been over just as they began on Sunday in L.A. Kendrick Lamar opened the award ceremony with the performance of the night.
Twin Shadow returns for first Denver show after bus crash
Twin Shadow has rescheduled a Denver performance that was canceled after the band's tour bus was involved in a multi-vehicle accident hours before an April show.
Rick Ross arrested on kidnapping, assault charges
BY JEFF MARTIN ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA (AP) -- Rapper Rick Ross is facing kidnapping and assault charges after a U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force and deputies arrested him at his mansion south of Atlanta early Wednesday, authorities said.
Riot Fest 2015 second lineup announcement: System of a Down, Death Grips and more
Remember all those big question marks on the initial Riot Fest 2015 lineup announcement in May? Well, those questions have been answered. System of a Down, Death Grips, the Prodigy, 88 Fingers Louie, Chef’Special and Input & Broken have been added to Riot Fest 2015.
22 drunken fans arrested at Kenny Chesney concert in Green Bay
Police say alcohol was a factor in 22 arrests at a Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean concert at Lambeau Field on Saturday, according to the Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Taylor Swift is more powerful than Apple
BY BRANDON BAILEY AP TECHNOLOGY WRITER PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) -- Taylor Swift has Apple changing its tune. Hours after the pop superstar criticized the giant tech company in an open letter posted online, Apple announced Sunday that it will pay royalties to artists and record labels for music played during a free, three-month trial of its new streaming music service.
The Who adds Denver show at Pepsi Center to 2015 tour
The Who just added one single date to its 2015 tour, and lucky for us, that is one Denver show. Making it their second Colorado stop on their last two tours, The Who will play the Pepsi Center on Dec.
Chris Brown allowed to cross state lines for 2015 tour, Denver show
Is Chris Brown allowed to cross state lines? It appears that even with all his numerous run-ins with the law, he is, given that he's announced his "One Hell of a Nite" tour, which will stop in Denver later this year.
Dave Grohl releases hilarious, heartfelt statement about broken leg
Oh Dave Grohl, the always personable and immune to pain Dave Grohl. After breaking his leg on stage in Sweden and continuing to finish the show, he has some words for us, the music community, who have found a newfound respect for our superhuman rock hero.
Governors Ball 2015 schedule: Solving the five toughest conflicts
It's the paradox of the festival goer. You're surrounded by great music for three days, but it's (nearly) impossible to see it all. You have to make decisions -- tough decisions.
Toby Keith hangs out with the Rockies at Coors Field
https://www.facebook.com/RynoAndTracy/posts/765100800274650:0 Sports/country music fans are about to go nuts. Not only was country star Toby Keith hanging out at The Rockies' Coors Field yesterday, he was also wearing a Denver Broncos cap.
Iggy Azalea cancels tour, Denver show … again
Iggy Azalea is starting to resemble Morrissey at this point. The Australian pop starlet has canceled her "Great Escape Tour" and Denver appearance scheduled for Sept.
Fun Fun Fun Fest announces 2015 Lineup
Austin, TX is easily one of the most spoiled cities when it comes to music festivals. When festival season has died down everywhere else, Austin has snuck in yet another festival between Halloween and Thanksgiving.
Riot Fest Denver shares initial 2015 lineup: Modest Mouse, the Pixies and more
Riot Fest Denver has shared the first round of acts on its 2015 lineup, which will bring headliners Modest Mouse, the Pixies, Snoop Dogg, Iggy Pop and more.
U2 manager Dennis Sheehan dies at West Hollywood hotel
U2 manager Dennis Sheehan has died at Marquis Hotel in West Hollywood, ABC 7 reports. According to ABC 7, the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to a cardiac arrest call at 5:40 a.m.
Record Store Day expands to a weekly event, Vinyl Tuesday
As the conversation continues over the ever-growing biannual Record Store Day, organizers have announced that the program will expand into a weekly event, Exclaim!
Claims that B.B. King was poisoned are ridiculous, lawyer says
BY KEN RITTER ASSOCIATED PRESS LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days have accused King's two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King's estate called the claims ridiculous and police said there was no active homicide investigation.
B.B. King, “King of the Blues”, dead at 89
BY KEN RITTER ASSOCIATED PRESS LAS VEGAS (AP) -- B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas.
Watch: Beyonce, Pharrell honor this Denver-raised music legend
Before he was close friends and colleagues with the likes of Beyonce, Jay Z and Usher and one of the most powerful men in the music industry, Jon Platt was just a kid, bouncing around the Denver area in the mid-'80s and learning to DJ from neighborhood friends.
Foo Fighters play surprise show at California fair as Chevy Metal (watch)
The people of Thousand Oaks, Calif. were in for a surprise when the band Chevy Metal took the stage at the city's county fair.
Puddle of Mudd’s Wes Scantlin misses court date for arrest at DIA
DENVER (AP) — The Puddle of Mudd lead singer has missed a court date after being arrested for riding the oversized luggage carousel at the Denver International Airport last month.
Watch: People don’t recognize U2 busking in the subway for Fallon
It's not easy being one of the best selling rock acts of all time. Just ask Bono. The legendary lead singer of U2 took multiple black eyes over the course of the last year stemming from an act of benevolence ("Songs of Innocence" free album) and another of misfortune with a nasty bicycle spill.
GWAR kicked out Vulvatron, its only female member, and we’re truly bummed
With a heavy heart, we share the news that GWAR has kicked out Vulvatron, its only female member, who was sent back in time from the year 69,000 to stop her band members from destroying the planet.