Indie

Tennis at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Tennis @ The Bluebird Theater 11/7/14

It was homecoming weekend for Denver’s Tennis who played a festive mid-tour gig at the Bluebird Theater on Friday night in support of their glossy and bold new release, “Ritual In Repeat.”



Best Colorado shows this week: The Black Keys, Thee Oh Sees, OpenAir’s birthday and more

The Black Keys at the 1stBank Center on May 1, 2012. Photo by Glenn Ross, heyreverb.com.

Don’t you feel like the popular one? You have, not one, but two, parties to attend this weekend. The OpenAir Birthday, the Hi-Dive 11th Anniversary party and more make our picks of best Colorado concerts this week.



Hi-Dive celebrates 11 years of holding down South Broadway indie scene

Hi-Dive celebrates 11 years of holding down South Broadway indie scene

A dozen-plus local and national bands are helping South Broadway mainstay the Hi-Dive celebrate 11 years on the indie scene.



Deerhoof, “La Isla Bonita” review: Still fresh and still weird

Listening to Deerhoof's “La Isla Bonita” is like riding a wooden rollercoaster. It’s twisting, jolting and jarring, full of bumps and sharp turns, and somehow still fluid as a whole ride.

Listening to Deerhoof’s “La Isla Bonita” is like riding a wooden rollercoaster. It’s twisting, jolting and jarring, full of bumps and sharp turns, and somehow still fluid as a whole ride.



New Father John Misty album, “I Love You, Honeybear,” due out in February

The Walkmen

The new Father John Misty album, “I Love You, Honeybear,” is due out in February. Watch the artist perform a new track on “The Late Show.” Also, Misty has announced tour dates.



Election Day playlist: 10 songs about voting, democracy and the end of political ads

Outkast performs during the Mad Decent Block Party at Fiddlers Green Amphitheatre on August 22, 2014 in Englewood, Colorado. Photo by Seth McConnell, heyreverb.com.

It’s Election Day in Colorado, meaning you’ve probably already mailed in your ballot (hopefully) and, more importantly, the constant assault of political attack ads (on YouTube, Hulu, TV, Spotify) are over! To celebrate, we made a playlist, because that’s what we do.



Listen: CHVRCHES “Dead Air” from “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, pt. 1″ Soundtrack

Listen: CHVRCHES "Dead Air" from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, pt. 1" Soundtrack

CHVRCHES has shared “Dead Air” from “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, pt. 1″ soundtrack. Listen to the somewhat creepy track here.



DeVotchKa celebrates Day of the Dead at the Boulder Theater (photos, review)

DeVotchKa @ Boulder Theater 11/1/14

DeVotchKa performed a colorful set of Gypsy folk at the Boulder Theater for their annual Day of the Dead celebration.



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.



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.