Punk/Hardcore

Man, or Astro-Man? at the Larimer Lounge, 7-19-14 (photos, review)

Man or Astro-Man, Sallie Ford Larimer

Man, or Astro-Man? landed in Denver on Saturday night and wowed a rowdy group of longtime fans with more than an hour of fast, sample-laden guitar instrumentals (and some with lyrics), goofy sci-fi visuals and often hilarious banter.



The Big Gig with Panic! at the Disco, Twenty One Pilots and more at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre (photos, review, video)

Big Gig 2014

For nearly eight hours on Saturday, Channel 93.3′s Big Gig brought a mix of rock, punk, pop and even folk music to the newly remodeled Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre.



Riot Fest Denver moves to Sports Authority Field at Mile High: “We were duped”

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

A week after being denied temporary-use permits in Byers, Riot Fest organizers have announced that the three-day music festival will now take place at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.



Death From Above 1979 tour includes a Colorado stop

Death From Above 1979 tour includes a Colorado stop

As Death From Above 1979 readies its first album since 2004, it will embark on a tour that includes a stop at Boulder’s Fox Theatre.



Riot Fest decision expected within 10 days

Riot Fest Day One Seth

With Riot Fest scheduled in Byers less than three months away, it’s not known what might happen to the three-day punk and rock festival — and the thousands of fans who plan to attend — should Arapahoe County deny a permit for the show.



Album review: Old Crow Medicine Show, “Remedy”

Album review: Old Crow Medicine Show, "Remedy."

“Remedy” is a landmark album for Old Crow Medicine Show: it’s the first album without Willie Watson, and the first sign that might be a big problem.



Trash Talk, Left Brain play free show at the Hi-Dive, 6-24-14 (photos, review)

Trash Talk

“You F***ing got into this show for free,” Trash Talk’s Lee Spielman kept yelling at the packed and thrashing Hi-Dive audience, egging them on into a mosh pit that stretched to the bar and toward the back of the venue.



Riot Fest Denver shares daily lineup, announces single-day tickets (exclusive)

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Riot Fest has shared with us the daily lineup breakdown and more info on the 2014 music festival.



Trash Talk to play free show in Denver next week

Trash Talk @ the Bluebird Theater

California punk band Trash Talk will play a free show in Denver next week at a venue that is to be announced. See RSVP details here.



Nashville Pussy, the Yawpers at the Marquis Theatre, 6-15-14 (photos, review)

Nashville Pussy with The Yawpers

The Yawpers and Nashville Pussy have a few things in common: Both growl about living fast into whiskey soaked microphones. Both play straight up country punk and apologize for nothing. Both wrecked the Marquis Theatre on Sunday.