Cut Copy, Rose Quartz at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

Cut Copy @ Ogden Theater 10/29/2014

Fans of dance music and 126 beats-per-minute (sometimes 120) got exactly what they paid for Wednesday night at the Ogden Theatre, by way of an endearingly straight-forward set from Australian indie-pop-rock-dance veterans Cut Copy.

Country Jam 2015: Keith Urban joins Tim McGraw, The Band Perry on lineup

Keith Urban & Little Big Town @ Red Rocks 8/30/13

Keith Urban will join headliners Tim McGraw and the Band Perry on the Country Jam 2015 lineup.

Mercury Prize 2014: Young Fathers wins, beats out Damon Albarn and others

Young Fathers have won the Mercury Prize 2014.

Young Fathers have won the Mercury Prize 2014 for the album “Dead.” Now go find them on Spotify.

We Were Promised Jetpacks at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

We Were Promised Jetpacks @ The Bluebird Theater

We Were Promised Jetpacks thrives with catharsis delivered in perfectly crafted and contained musical explosions.

So, here’s Daniel Radcliffe rapping Blackalicious’ “Alphabet Aerobics”

So, here's Daniel Radcliffe rapping Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"

What’s more magical than a world of wizards and dragons? How about Harry Potter AKA Daniel Radcliffe rapping Blackalicious backed by the Roots?

Listen: The Dead Weather, “Buzzkill(er)”

Dead Weather @ the Ogden Theatre

After a long wait, the Dead Weather has shared, “Buzzkill(er),” the new track of the band’s upcoming third album.

Alt-J at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)

alt-J @ The Fillmore Auditorium 10/28/14

If you saw Alt-J at Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium in September 2013 and then again on Tuesday night (aka 13 months later) at the same venue and felt the déjà vu creeping in, you’re not alone.

GWAR’s Vulvatron on battling sexism, Oderus Urungus, the band’s future

GWAR plays Denver's Summit Music Hall on Oct. 31.

Among talk of blood and sacrifices, GWAR’s first female member, Vulvatron, talks to Reverb about battling sexism, mourning Oderus Urungus’ departure and the future of the band.

War on Drugs breaks silence on Mark Kozelek fight

The War On Drugs

The War On Drugs’ Adam Granduicel has finally broken his silence about the band’s one-sided fight with Sun Kil Moon’s Mark Kozelek: “He’s such a douche.”

Panda Bear, “Mr Noah” review: Nearly captures the magic of Animal Collective

If you bear with the animal-centric cacophony of the first few spins, Panda Bear's surprise four-track EP, "Mr. Noah," delights with repeat listens.

If you bear with the animal-centric cacophony of the first few spins, Panda Bear’s surprise four-track EP, “Mr. Noah,” delights with repeat listens.