Arcade Fire at the Pepsi Center, 4-23-14 (photos, review)

Arcade Fire

With Win Butler “deathly ill,” Arcade Fire was forced into a creative corner at the Pepsi Center in Denver on Wednesday.

Steal This Track from Wire Faces

Steal This Track from Wire Faces

Fort Collins is gearing up to show its musical might with FoCoMX this weekend. Think of it as the SXSW of Northern Colorado: tons of bands in all possible venues. Here, steal a brandy new track from Wire Faces, a power trio featured at FoCoMX.

Temples at the Bluebird Theater, 4-22-14 (photos, review)

Temples @ The Bluebird 4/22/14

Tuesday night was clearly Temples’ first time in Denver. Part way through the band’s set at the Bluebird Theater vocalist James Bagshaw asked the crowd to stop smoking weed.

Listen: The 15 best Arcade Fire songs

Coachella 2014 -- Day 3

In honor of the band’s biggest tour stop in Colorado, we sifted through their four excellent releases to pick the 15 best Arcade Fire songs.

Tokyo Police Club at the Bluebird Theater, 4-21-14 (photos)

Tokyo Police Club @ Bluebird Theatre

Canadian pop-rock act, Tokyo Police Club, played for an enthusiastic crowd Monday night at the Bluebird Theater.

Sleigh Bells at the Fox Theatre, 4-21-14 (photos, review)

Sleigh Bells @ Fox 4/21/14

Having just sung to masses in the desert at Coachella, Sleigh Bells’ Alexis Krauss was eager to perform for an intimate crowd at the Fox Theatre on Monday.

Kings of Leon add a Red Rocks date to 2014 world tour

Kings of Leon @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre

More than a month after headlining Lollapalooza 2014, Kings of Leon will return to Colorado to play Red Rocks Amphitheatre.

Drive-By Truckers at the Fillmore Auditorium, 4-19-14 (photos, review)

Drive-By Truckers @ the Fillmore Auditorium 4/19/14

Drive-By Truckers had a busy 4/20 Eve in Denver, playing at Twist & Shout Records, followed by a two hour show at the Fillmore Auditorium.

4/20 playlist: Not your cliche weed-inspired songs

Snoop Lion Cannabis Cup

Listen to our 4/20 playlist with Parquet Courts, The Weeknd, Animal Collective, Curren$y, King Krule and more.

Riot Fest announces a return to Denver in 2014

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Riot Fest, which last year brought the Replacements reunion, Blink-182, Public Enemy and more, is returning to Denver in September.