Metal

Here’s why Tool hasn’t released an album in almost a decade

Tool @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Day 1

Tool finally explains to fans why the band hasn’t released and album in almost a decade.



Gwar frontman died of a heroin overdose

GWAR frontman Dave Brockie has been found dead at the age of 50. Photo courtesy of the artist's Facebook page.

The Virginia medical examiner’s office says Dave Brockie, the frontman for the heavy metal band GWAR, died of an accidental heroin overdose.



Heavy metal is making your country a better place

Slayer

Citylab has linked a country’s quality of life to how many metal bands it has per 100,000 people.



Riot Fest 2014 lineup analysis: More big names, but missing surprises

Riot Fest People Day 2

With the night to digest the Riot Fest 2014 lineup we put together our analysis of the list of acts. Overall it brings big names from different genres, but lacks a big surprise like last year.



Slayer at the Fillmore Auditorium, 5-10-14 (photos, review)

Slayer

Slayer played a lackluster show at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver on Saturday, even chiding the audience for being too loud at a metal show.



Colorado summer concert guide 2014: Beck, Kendrick Lamar, Elton John and more

Telluride Blues & Brews - Thursday

To help you navigate the next few months of live music, we give you our heavily curated guide to concerts across Colorado this season.



Mastodon at the Ogden Theatre, 5-5-14 (photos)

Mastodon

Mastodon brought its wall of sound to the Ogden Theatre in Denver on Monday night.



Anvil at the Marquis Theater, 4-30-14 (photos)

Anvil at the Marquis on 4/30/14.

Anvil performed at Denver’s Marquis Theater on Wednesday.



Sevendust at the Gothic Theatre, 4-22-14 (photos, review)

Sevendust @ Gothic Theater 4/22/2014

With an all acoustic set and tour inspired by fan’s love for their 2004 “Southside Double-Wide” acoustic album, Sevendust brought down their normal heavy distortion while still raising the crowd up at Gothic Theater on Tuesday.



Volbeat at the Fillmore Auditorium, 4-3-14 (photos)

Volbeat at the Fillmore Auditorium

Danish metal band Volbeat kicked off its U.S. spring tour on Thursday at a sold out Fillmore Auditorium in Denver.