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“Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” a lofty look at rock, studios and blues legends

Foo Fighters @ Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Dave Grohl packs a lot of history, sentiment and personality into “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” — and the huge project almost gets away from him.



Watch: Foo Fighters play “Polk Salad Annie,” leave Letterman choked up with “Miracle”

Foo Fighters @ Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Foo Fighters showed their bluesy side on Wednesday, performing “Polk Salad Annie” with Tony Joe White, followed by an emotional take on “Miracle” on the “Late Show With David Letterman.”



Now Snoop Dogg is rapping about Mike Dunafon, too

Snoops Wellness Retreat

Joining Wyclef Jean, Snoop Dogg has rapped his endorsement for Mike Dunafon as a remix of “The Trap.”



Snoop Dogg throwing a music, comedy fest for Colo. governor hopeful Mike Dunafon

Snoops Wellness Retreat

Snoop Dogg is organizing a multi-day music and comedy festival in the Denver area on Halloween weekend — a.k.a. a few days before the general election — that Snoop will perform at to raise awareness for Colorado gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunafon, the Dunafon campaign told The Cannabist on Wednesday.



Little Big League “Tropical Jinx” review: Some lovely almost-punk

An album like "Tropical Jinx" is hard to put a succinct description on. Little Big League has made something close to punk, but not quite it.

An album like “Tropical Jinx” is hard to put a succinct description on. Little Big League has made something close to punk, but not quite it.



Big Freedia at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Big Freedia at The Bluebird Theater on 10/14/14.

Big Freedia brought enough shaking and twerking to the Bluebird Theater on Tuesday to fulfill Denver’s yearly booty quota.



American Authors, the Mowgli’s at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

American Authors

American Authors headlined what was essentially a living Honda Civic commercial at the Ogden Theatre in Denver on Tuesday.



Watch: Shakey Graves, Denver’s Esme Patterson play “Dearly Departed” on Conan

Watch: Shakey Graves, Denver's Esme Patterson play "Dearly Departed" on Conan

Denver’s Esme Patterson joined Shakey Graves for a performance of “Dearly Departed” on Conan on Tuesday night.



Neil Young tells Howard Stern his secret on getting high sans paranoia

Neil Young performs at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in 2012. Photo by Evan Semon, heyreverb.com.

Neil Young tells Howard Stern how to get high without paranoia.



UPDATED: Jack White’s keyboardist, Denver-affiliated musician Isaiah Ikey Owens has died

Isaiah Ikey Owens performing with Jack White. Photo courtesy of Third Man Records.

Jack White Keyboardist Isaiah Ikey Owens has died, according to the Third Man Records’ website. Owens, who performed with the Mars Volta and Free Moral Agents, had ties to the Denver music scene.