Rock

Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij makes Broadway debut

Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij performs at Governors Ball 2014 in New York. Photo by Joe McCabe, heyreverb.com.

Rostam Batmanglij, the guitarist, keyboardist and co-writer for alt-music darlings Vampire Weekend, is making his Broadway debut – albeit only sonically – alongside Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin and Tavi Gevinson.



PHOTOS: Portugal. The Man Larimer Lounge “secret show”

Portugal. The Man @ Larimer Lounge 8/20/14

After teasing their fans for a week about a secret show, Portugal. The Man delivered at the Larimer Lounge on Wednesday.



PHOTOS: Jack White Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review, video)

Jack White Red Rocks 2014

The audience drank water and Jack White drank gasoline at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Wednesday, as White fueled the audience through a steady rain storm.



Breaking down Jack White’s color obsession

Breaking down Jack White's color obsession

Jack White is a known color obsessive. Here we break down all of his distinct hues from black and yellow to red and white.



PHOTOS: Aerosmith, Slash Pepsi Center show (review)

Aerosmith

Legacy rock acts need to take a lesson from Aerosmith, who possibly sounded better Tuesday at the Pepsi Center than they ever have in their career.



Jack White is hanging at Rockies’ batting practice at Coors Field

Jack White at Rockies' batting practice at Coors Field. Photo courtesy of Alexis Perry.

The day before his sold out Red Rocks show, Jack White stopped by Coors Field to take batting practice with the Colorado Rockies. He was even decked out in his own Rockies gear.



Tame Impala accused of stealing “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards”

Tame Impala @ Boulder Theater 10/26/13

A Chilean news site is accusing Australian psych-rock band Tame Impala of plagiarizing “Océano” from the Argentinan singer Pablo Ruiz.



Denver Psych Fest 2014 photos: Vacant Lots, the Cosmonauts, Tjutjuna and more (review)

Synesthesia: Denver Psych Fest- 8/16/14

The Denver Psych Fest returned bigger and better for its second year, with sets from Vacant Lots, the Cosmonauts, Tjutjuna and more.



PHOTOS: Deer Tick Bluebird Theater show in Denver

Deer Tick @ Bluebird Theater

Deer Tick returned to Denver on Friday to play a sold out show at the Bluebird Theater.



Folks Festival 2014 photos, review: Dispatch, Brandi Carlile, Randy Newman and more

Folks Festival at Planet Bluegrass 8/15-17/14

“I’m here to say how important Planet Bluegrass and Lyons are to Colorado,” shouted Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper before introducing Imelda May at the Folks Festival on Saturday evening.