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The Black Keys at the Pepsi Center in Denver (photos, review)

The Black Keys

With fame, Grammys and legions of fans, the Black Keys have been thrust into the role of an arena rock band. How did the band perform at the vast Pepsi Center in Denver on Thursday?



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

Bleachers @ The Bluebird Theater

On a night of record-breaking temperatures in Denver, Bleachers faced an uphill battle to warm up the freezing Bluebird Theater.



Should you go see the Black Keys’ Denver show at Pepsi Center?

The Black Keys @ 1st bank

New members, poppier songs, arena tours… The Black Keys ain’t what they used to be. Is it worth seeing the band come to the Pepsi Center this week?



The Elliott Smith you might not know

In his new movie, "Heaven Adores You," Nickolas Rossi explores Elliott Smith's life as a whole, rather than focusing in on the beloved songwriter's darker final years. What he reveals of Smith's unsung days might be a surprise to fans.

In his new movie, “Heaven Adores You,” Nickolas Rossi explores Elliott Smith’s life as a whole, rather than focusing in on the beloved songwriter’s darker final years. What he reveals of Smith’s unsung days might be a surprise to fans.



WATCH: Waka Flocka Flame hires a blunt roller

WATCH: Waka Flocka Flame hires a blunt roller

Remember when rapper Waka Flocka Flame announced that he was going to hire a blunt roller for a $50,000/year salary?



The 1975 at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)

The 1975 @ Fillmore 11/11/14

Fans lined the sidewalks surrounding the Fillmore Auditorium on Tuesday wrapped in blanket to protect against the bitter cold while waiting for doors to open for the 1975.



Slipknot, Korn at the Denver Coliseum (photos, review)

Slipknot

So much fire, so many black t-shirts. Slipknot and Korn brought mainstream rock from the early 2000s and 1990s back to the Denver Coliseum.



Foo Fighters “Sonic Highways” review: A dull path to complacency

On "Sonic Highways," Foo Fighters pull out the usual and reliable style in the way a machine in a factory puts together a clock.

On “Sonic Highways,” Foo Fighters pull out the usual and reliable style in the way a machine in a factory puts together a clock.



Selling out is dead: Denver bands turn to brands for support in a struggling industry

The Joy Formidable

Selling out is a thing of the past. As the music industry continues to struggle, Denver bands are entering unique and nuanced partnerships with brands like Red Bull Sound Select and Illegal Pete’s Greater Than Collective that move the sponsorship into artist development territory.



Bobby Shmurda, “Shmurda She Wrote” review: It’s no “Shmoney” dance, but it’s a start

Bobby Shmurda can rap and has an incredible ear for beats. “Shmurda She Wrote” seems a bit rushed, but with more time and creative concepts, he’ll truly be an MC with staying power.

Bobby Shmurda can rap and has an incredible ear for beats. “Shmurda She Wrote” seems a bit rushed, but with more time and creative concepts, he’ll truly be an MC with staying power.