James Murphy thinks commercial EDM is “repellent”

LCD Soundsystem @ the Fillmore Auditorium

James Murphy doesn’t like today’s dance music. And when the former frontman of LCD Soundsystem finds something “repellent” we have to take his word for it.

The Fray find happiness in life, but vulnerability on “Helios”

The Fray @ The Biennial of the Americas

The Fray are sitting in a break room in the back of Denver’s Twist & Shout records admiring the vinyl pressing of their new album, “Helios,” for the first time.

Will Jimmy Fallon’s music taste follow him to “The Tonight Show?”

Jimmy Fallon and the Roots perform the "Sesame Street" theme song with a bunch of muppets.

Jimmy Fallon made his “Tonight Show” debut with Will Smith and U2. Will the “Tonight Show” carry on the pattern of musical excellence Fallon has fostered?

The music of “Girls,” the one reason to keep watching

Lollapalooza 2013 Day Three

With characters with serious personality flaws, aggravating 20-somethings and more, the music is the reason to keep watching “Girls.”

Paul Simon, Sting at the Pepsi Center: songs they should cover

Sting @ Red Rocks

With Sting and Paul Simon bringing the “On Stage Together” tour to the Pepsi Center in Denver on Tuesday, Reverb looks at songs we’d like to see the two cover from each other’s catalogs.

Crooks on Tape improvise musical getaway on thrilling debut

Misra Records act Crooks on Tape contains members of seminal indie and noise bands like Skeleton Key and Brainiac.

Crooks on Tape’s John Schmersal talks to Reverb ahead of the band’s show at Hi-Dive on Feb. 5.

Album review: Broken Bells, “After The Disco”

Album review: Broken Bells, "After The Disco"

Broken Bells’ “After The Disco” is, as its name suggests, post-disco, granting equal time to classic four-on-the-floor beats and odd digital effects.

Watch: Super Bowl halftime show 2014 with Bruno Mars and Red Hot Chili Peppers

Super Bowl Halftime Show Bruno Mars Red Hot Chili Peppers

As the Broncos struggled to reach the end zone, Bruno Mars lifted Denver spirits at the Super Bowl halftime show.

Super Bowl playlist: Listen to the best Denver songs to cheer on the Broncos

Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2013 - Day 4

To cheer on the Broncos on their path to the Super Bowl, Reverb put together a playlist of the best Denver songs, featuring Hank Williams, Jr., Pavement, DeVotchKa, Duke Ellington, Pries, Railroad Earth and more.

Grammys 2014 predictions: Will Daft Punk, Lorde, Lamar or Swift take top honors?

Lollapalooza 2013 Day Two

Looking at past Grammys decisions, critics’ reviews and our own gut feeling, we estimated each nominee’s chances of winning on Sunday. See our Grammys 2014 predictions here.