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Denver music scene reacts to Ferguson grand jury decision

A scene from the Denver solidarity march. Photo courtesy of Wild Baby Records.

Denver musicians have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts after a Ferguson grand jury revealed they would not pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.



Watch: Run The Jewels’ Killer Mike gives passionate speech after Ferguson grand jury decision

Run the Jewels @ the Gothic Theatre

Ahead of the band’s show in St. Louis on Monday, Run the Jewels’ Killer Mike — who has been vocal since Brown’s death in August — delivered a passionate speech about the Ferguson decision.



The Summit Music Hall installs new sound system

Summit Music Hall has installed a new state-of-the-art sound system. Photo courtesy of Svetlana Joukova and Summit Music Hall.

If you’ve been to one of the 20-plus shows at the Summit Music Hall since early October, you’ve likely noticed a difference in the sound.



4/20 Denver 2015: Method Man, Redman, Cypress Hill to play Cervantes

4/20 Celebration at Cervantes

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom has announced one of the first 4/20 Denver 2015 concerts with Method Man, Redman, Cypress Hill and more.



Denver rapper KL Tha General identified as victim of deadly bar shooting

Friends are identifying the victim of a deadly bar shooting as Denver rapper Kevie Durham, known as KL Tha General. Photo courtesy of the artist's Facebook Page.

Friends are identifying the victim of a deadly bar shooting as Denver rapper Kevie Durham, known as KL Tha General.



American Music Awards 2014 photos: Lorde, One Direction, Sam Smith and more

American Music Awards 2014

One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.



Listen: Two new Beyonce songs, “7/11″ and “Ring Off”

MTV VMAs 2014

Listen to the two surprise new Beyonce songs, “7/11″ and “Ring Off” here.



Nathaniel Rateliff to release EP + full length with the Night Sweats, tour with Gregory Alan Isakov

Denver singer-songwriter Nathaniel Rateliff is poised for a busy 2015. (Provided by Sacks and Co.)

Nathaniel Rateliff to release EP + full length with the Night Sweats



Watch: Run the Jewels are terrible EMTs in the “Blockbuster Night Part 1″ video

Watch: Run the Jewels are terrible EMTs in the "Blockbuster Night Part 1" video

Killer Mike and EL-P are smoking, speeding, lazy EMTs in the new Run the Jewels video for “Blockbuster Night Part 1.”



Bono’s bike injuries are worse than originally revealed

U2 360 Tour @ Invesco Field

On Sunday, reports surfaced that Bono had injured his arm in a cycling accident in New York City, but today, Rolling Stone reports that the injuries are worse than originally revealed.