Temples at the Fox Theatre in Boulder (photos, review)

Temples @ The Fox 10/1/14

Temples headlined a strong lineup of psychedelic rock music at Boulder’s Fox Theatre on Wednesday night.

Ex Hex’s debut, “Rips,” brings Mary Timony back to Earth

The Speedy Ortiz and Ex Hex co-headlining bill was an excellent match-up -- noisy and biting respectively -- at the Hi-Dive in Denver on Thursday.

In Ex Hex, which headlines the Hi-Dive on Oct. 9 , Mary Timony is abandoning her droning chords and alternate tunings for a throat-grabbing directness.

Temples’ James Bagshaw doesn’t want you to smoke weed during his show

Temples @ The Bluebird 4/22/14

About five months ago, Temples’ singer James Bagshaw asked his Denver audience to stop smoking weed. Now his band returns to Colorado on Oct. 1.

PHOTOS: Interpol Ogden Theatre show in Denver (review)

Interpol @ the Ogden Theatre 9/27/14

Interpol gave a polished, exciting set in Denver on Saturday night during a headlining show at the Ogden Theatre that was framed by artful, abstract screen art, shadowy lighting, and a packed house that hung on every dour note and esoteric lyric.

PHOTOS: Ty Segall Bluebird Theater show in Denver (review)

Ty Segall - Bluebird Theater

There was a clear note of maturity in Ty Segall’s sound at the Bluebird Theater, even if he spent most of his time clowning around on stage.

Lykke Li: “Denver your fumes made me high”

Lykke Li: "Denver your fumes made me high"

Lykke Li tweeted a picture of herself with the text, “Denver your fumes made me high,” the day after her Ogden Theatre show.

Best Colorado shows this week: Ty Segall, Phantogram and more

Phantogram @ the Ogden Theatre 4/15/2014

Ty Segall, Phantogram and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.

PHOTOS: Lykke Li Ogden Theatre show in Denver (review)

Lykke Li @ The Ogden, 9/25/14

Thursday night at the Ogden Theatre, Lykke Li — who just released the emotionally tortured “I Never Learn” — seemed to be uncharacteristically happy.

New Thom Yorke album, “Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes” available now via BitTorrent

New Thom Yorke album, "Tomorrow's Modern Boxes" available now via BitTorrent

Happy Friday! There’s a new Thom Yorke album available now via BitTorrent.

Esme Patterson to play Conan with Shakey Graves

Esme Patterson to play Conan with Shakey Graves

Days after announcing her split with Paper Bird, Esme Patterson has shared the news that she is going on tour with folk act Shakey Graves, including a performance on the Conan O’Brien Show.