Interviews and Features

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.



Wu-Tang Clan battles group turmoil ahead of new album, Riot Fest

Wu-Tang Clan performs at Riot Fest Chicago. Photo courtesy of Riot Fest.

After a fight between RZA and Raekwon nearly halted the making of Wu-Tang Clan’s reunion album, Inspectah Deck says the group is now back in the studio.



Album review: Blake Mills, “Heigh Ho”

Album review: Blake Mills, "Heigh Ho"

On his sophomore album, “Heigh Ho,” Blake Mills keeps his dizzying fretwork to a minimum, letting his songwriting seize the spotlight instead.



Goldrush Music Festival wants to challenge your music tastes

Chris Rehm of the band Caddywhompus performs at Goldrush 2013 at the Sidewinder Tavern. Photo by Zach Roif, courtesy of Goldrush.

Passion project Goldrush Music Festival returns to Denver this weekend with another slew of music you don’t know, but gotta check out.



Tennis escapes an “existential tailspin” to write third album, “Ritual In Repeat”

Tennis Feature

After months of writer’s block and an “existential tailspin,” Tennis had to do something drastic to write its third album, “Ritual In Repeat.”



JAS Aspen Snowmass: From jazz to Earth, Wind and Fire, OneRepublic

Earth Wind and Fire @ Red Rocks

JAS Aspen Snowmass generates hundreds of thousands of dollars annually for its nonprofit parent, bringing acts such as Earth, Wind and Fire, OneRepublic and others.



Future Islands finally gets its moment after a decade of waiting

Nearly a decade into its career, Future Islands is finally having its breakout year. The band plays Colorado's Gothic Theatre on Aug. 27. Photo courtesy of 4AD.

Nearly a decade into its career, Future Islands is finally having its breakout year. The band’s William Cashion tells about years of struggle, the sudden fame and what they’re thinking for the next album.



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.



Edward Sharpe’s Alex Ebert on Jade Castrinos’ departure, the next album

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros @ Red Rocks 6/2/13

Ahead of Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros’ headlining set at Chive Fest Denver, Alex Ebert talks to Reverb about the band’s split with Jade Castrinos, recording the next album and more.



Listen: The 10 best Spoon songs

Listen: The 10 best Spoon songs

While we waited patiently for “They Want My Soul” to be released, we created a list of the 10 best Spoon songs. Listen here.