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Arcade Fire Reflektor tour: What local band did they cover in your state? (map)

Arcade Fire

We created a map that shows which local act Arcade Fire covered in each U.S. state during their Reflektor tour this year.



Album review: Ty Segall, “Manipulator”

Ty Segall seizes the moment with "Manipulator," dispensing with the 27-year-old's usual fine layer of scuzz for a polished sound that's been burnished to a high gloss.

Ty Segall seizes the moment with “Manipulator,” dispensing with the 27-year-old’s usual fine layer of scuzz for a polished sound that’s been burnished to a high gloss.



Best Colorado shows this week: Future Islands, Princess Music and more

SXSW 2014 - Day 3

Future Islands, Princess Music and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.



PHOTOS: Portugal. The Man, Grouplove Red Rocks Amphitheater show (review)

Grouplove/Portugal. The Man @ Red Rocks 8/21/14

Portugal. The Man, Grouplove and STRFKR brought a night of genius cover songs to Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Thursday.



Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij makes Broadway debut

Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij performs at Governors Ball 2014 in New York. Photo by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

Rostam Batmanglij, the guitarist, keyboardist and co-writer for alt-music darlings Vampire Weekend, is making his Broadway debut – albeit only sonically – alongside Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin and Tavi Gevinson.



PHOTOS: Portugal. The Man Larimer Lounge “secret show”

Portugal. The Man @ Larimer Lounge 8/20/14

After teasing their fans for a week about a secret show, Portugal. The Man delivered at the Larimer Lounge on Wednesday.



Future Islands finally gets its moment after a decade of waiting

Nearly a decade into its career, Future Islands is finally having its breakout year. The band plays Colorado's Gothic Theatre on Aug. 27. Photo courtesy of 4AD.

Nearly a decade into its career, Future Islands is finally having its breakout year. The band’s William Cashion tells about years of struggle, the sudden fame and what they’re thinking for the next album.



Portugal. The Man plays “secret” Larimer Lounge show tonight

Portugal. The Man @ the Ogden 10/19/2013

After teasing it last week on Facebook, Portugal. The Man will play a “secret” Larimer Lounge show tonight.



Tame Impala accused of stealing “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards”

Tame Impala @ Boulder Theater 10/26/13

A Chilean news site is accusing Australian psych-rock band Tame Impala of plagiarizing “Océano” from the Argentinan singer Pablo Ruiz.



Listen: New Interpol song, “Ancient Ways”

Interpol @ Boulder Theater

Listen to the new Interpol song, “Ancient Ways,” which will appear on its forthcoming album, “El Pintor.”