Metal

PHOTOS: Rodrigo y Gabriela Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review)

Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Red Rocks, 8/17/14

When Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo joined Rodrigo y Gabriela onstage at Red Rocks on Sunday, it showed the true strength of the flamenco guitar duo — but not in the way you’d expect.



Warped Tour 2014 photos and review: Anberlin, Air Dubai, K.Flay and more

Warped 2014 Bands

Signs reading “You Mosh, You Crowd Surf, You Get Hurt, We Get Sued, No More Warped Tour” couldn’t stop fans at Warped Tour 2014 in Denver on Sunday.



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.