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Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos of the crowds and culture on day three

Denver Riot Fest 2014 - Sunday

Photos of the people and culture at day three of Riot Fest 2014 in Denver.



Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos, review of day two with the Cure, Social Distortion and more (video)

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day Two

Riot Fest Denver turned its freak factor down significantly on Saturday, the festival’s hump day.



Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos and review of day one with Weezer, Slayer and more

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day One

Despite Riot Fest’s best efforts, something feels lost this year in a parking lot rather than the plains, but that didn’t stop Weezer, Die Antwoord and more from delivering memorable sets on Friday.



Riot Fest 2014: Watch five videos with Weezer, Flaming Lips and more

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day One

Weezer kicks off its run through “The Blue Album,” Wayne Coyne walks across the audience, and more videos from Riot Fest 2014 in Denver.



David Bowie to release a new album soon, says long-time producer

David Bowie

David Bowie’s long-time producer says another album of new material will be out “soon.”



Best Colorado shows this week: Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.



Julian Casablancas + the Voidz stream: Listen to “Tyranny” in full

Julian Casablancas + the Voidz perform at Governors Ball in New York on June 7, 2014. Photos by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

After getting a few teases and tracks in the last few months, you can now listen to the debut album from Julian Casablancas + the Voidz in full.



Jack White and Foo Fighters explain Thursday’s fight

Jack White Red Rocks 2014

After exchanging words today, Jack White and Foo Fighters attempt to explain today’s fight: “All is well in the rock n roll world.”



Are front-to-back album concerts sucking the fun out of live music?

An increasing number of acts have been booking dates around the idea of performing their most popular, iconic albums from start to finish. That includes multiple acts at Riot Fest Denver. But in the rush to monetize nostalgia, is something lost in the live experience?

An increasing number of acts have been booking dates around the idea of performing their most popular, iconic albums from start to finish. That includes multiple acts at Riot Fest Denver. But in the rush to monetize nostalgia, is something lost in the live experience?



Alt-J new album stream: Listen to “This Is All Yours” in full a week early

Alt-J @ the Fillmore 9/5/2013

The wait is over for the much anticipated followup to Alt-J’s Mercury Prize winning “An Awesome Wave.”