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Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos and review of day one with Weezer, Slayer and more

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day One

Despite Riot Fest’s best efforts, something feels lost this year in a parking lot rather than the plains, but that didn’t stop Weezer, Die Antwoord and more from delivering memorable sets on Friday.



Riot Fest 2014: Watch five videos with Weezer, Flaming Lips and more

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day One

Weezer kicks off its run through “The Blue Album,” Wayne Coyne walks across the audience, and more videos from Riot Fest 2014 in Denver.



Best Colorado shows this week: Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.



Julian Casablancas + the Voidz stream: Listen to “Tyranny” in full

Julian Casablancas + the Voidz perform at Governors Ball in New York on June 7, 2014. Photos by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

After getting a few teases and tracks in the last few months, you can now listen to the debut album from Julian Casablancas + the Voidz in full.



Guided By Voices break up again, cancel remaining shows

Guided By Voices and Bobby Bare Jr. @ the Gothic Theatre 6-4-14

After reuniting in 2010 and releasing six studio albums, Guided By Voices has once again broken up.



Are front-to-back album concerts sucking the fun out of live music?

An increasing number of acts have been booking dates around the idea of performing their most popular, iconic albums from start to finish. That includes multiple acts at Riot Fest Denver. But in the rush to monetize nostalgia, is something lost in the live experience?

An increasing number of acts have been booking dates around the idea of performing their most popular, iconic albums from start to finish. That includes multiple acts at Riot Fest Denver. But in the rush to monetize nostalgia, is something lost in the live experience?



Riot Fest 2014 guide: You can’t miss these artists

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Need help navigating the three-days-worth of nostalgia, punk, indie and rock acts at Riot Fest Denver? Look no further than our guide to Riot Fest 2014.



PHOTOS: Conor Oberst Boulder Theater show

Conor Oberst @ Boulder Theater 9/16/14

Conor Oberst isn’t quite the dark and angsty teenager who once churned out music as if it was the only thing that kept him going.



Lykke Li gives advice on love and how to survive heartbreak

Lykke Li plays Denver's Ogden Theatre on Sept. 25. Photo provided by Press Here Publicity.

Lykke Li’s in a car, it’s sunny in LA, and she isn’t sure she’ll ever love like she’s loved before. We talk to the singer about how to overcome heartbreak and more ahead of her Denver show.



Alt-J new album stream: Listen to “This Is All Yours” in full a week early

Alt-J @ the Fillmore 9/5/2013

The wait is over for the much anticipated followup to Alt-J’s Mercury Prize winning “An Awesome Wave.”