Rock

Austin City Limits 2014 photos: OutKast, Eminem, the Replacements and more

Austin City Limits 2014

The first weekend of Austin City Limits 2014 brought sets from Eminem, Pearl Jam, OutKast, Skrillex, Beck and more to Texas.



Robert Plant at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)

Robert Plant @ Fillmore 10/4/14

Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant brought fresh takes on his classic songs to the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver on Oct. 4.



Warpaint at the Gothic Theatre in Englewood (photos, review)

Warpaint at the Gothic Theatre 10/2/14

After a busy 2014 in Colorado, Warpaint finally got its own headlining set at the Gothic Theatre on Thursday.



Best Colorado shows this week: Slow Magic, Robert Plant and more

Reverb SXSW Party

Slow Magic, Ex Hex, Speedy Ortiz and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.



The Kooks at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

The Kooks @ The Ogden 10/2/14

After the Kooks show at the Ogden Theatre in Denver, it’s clear that the band has finally gotten some stateside draw.



Temples at the Fox Theatre in Boulder (photos, review)

Temples @ The Fox 10/1/14

Temples headlined a strong lineup of psychedelic rock music at Boulder’s Fox Theatre on Wednesday night.



Ex Hex’s debut, “Rips,” brings Mary Timony back to Earth

The Speedy Ortiz and Ex Hex co-headlining bill was an excellent match-up -- noisy and biting respectively -- at the Hi-Dive in Denver on Thursday.

In Ex Hex, which headlines the Hi-Dive on Oct. 9 , Mary Timony is abandoning her droning chords and alternate tunings for a throat-grabbing directness.



Tom Petty at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers @ Red Rocks

“This is a full-length, industrial-strength rock and roll show,” said Tom Petty early in his 100-minute set at Red Rocks Tuesday night, the first of three he and the Heartbreakers are playing at the storied venue.



Temples’ James Bagshaw doesn’t want you to smoke weed during his show

Temples @ The Bluebird 4/22/14

About five months ago, Temples’ singer James Bagshaw asked his Denver audience to stop smoking weed. Now his band returns to Colorado on Oct. 1.



PHOTOS: Interpol Ogden Theatre show in Denver (review)

Interpol @ the Ogden Theatre 9/27/14

Interpol gave a polished, exciting set in Denver on Saturday night during a headlining show at the Ogden Theatre that was framed by artful, abstract screen art, shadowy lighting, and a packed house that hung on every dour note and esoteric lyric.