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John Hickenlooper: A timeline of music moments with Colorado’s rock governor

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper plays banjo as Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show sings as the two perform at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on July 16, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Photo by Seth McConnell, heyreverb.com.

From performing on stage at Red Rocks with Old Crow Medicine show to hanging out at Katy Perry concerts, we’ve created a timeline of musical moments from John Hickenlooper’s first term as Colorado governor.



The death of CDs: Vinyl is the future at record stores

Michelle Johnson looks over a large selection of vinyl available at Wax Trax in Denver, Co on April 16, 2014. Photo By Helen H. Richardson, The Denver Post.

If the CD isn’t dead already, its days are certainly numbered at record stores.



Photo show contrasts Denver musicians’ lives at home and on stage

A photo of Esme Patterson from Glenn Ross’s new exhibition, At Home / On Stage.

Glenn Ross’ photo exhibition At Home / On Stage contrasts Denver musicians’ lives in the spotlight with their writing spaces.



Is East Colfax facing its next live-music renaissance?

Is East Colfax facing its next live-music renaissance?

As the Bluebird Theater ends its 20th year, East Colfax Avenue is entering its next live-music renaissance with Lost Lake and Goosetown and more small venues hosting concerts.



Best albums of 2014: St. Vincent, Run the Jewels and more

The best albums of 2014.

Here are the best albums of 2014 with St. Vincent, Run the Jewels, Ty Segall, the War on Drugs and more.



Iggy Azalea announces 2015 spring tour with a Pepsi Center show in Denver

Iggy Azalea performs during KS 107.5's Summer Jam at Fiddlers Green Amphitheater on June 6, 2014 in Englewood, Colorado. (Photo by Seth McConnell/The Denver Post)

She’s 24 years old, she’s released one album and on April 27 Iggy Azalea will be headlining the Pepsi Center in Denver.



Shakey Graves finds a harmony with Denver’s Esme Patterson

Powered by the success, "Dearly Departed," his collaboration with Denver’s Esme Patterson, Shakey Graves plays four sold out shows in Colorado on Dec. 11-14.

Powered by the success, “Dearly Departed,” his collaboration with Denver’s Esme Patterson, Shakey Graves plays four sold out shows in Colorado on Dec. 11-14.



You Me & Apollo breaks up, announces final show

You Me & Apollo @ hi-dive 02/03/13

After a brief and bright run that included an official spot on the 2013 SXSW lineup, and early comparisons to the Lumineers and Churchill, You Me & Apollo has announced it is breaking up, according to a Facebook post.



(R)evolve: New Denver label looks to revolutionize jazz in the digital age

Nick Spreigl and Jared Atol are looking to make jazz more accessible in the digital age with their new Denver record label, (R)evolve.

Nick Spreigl and Jared Atol are looking to make jazz more accessible in the digital age with their new Denver record label, (R)evolve.



Joe Bonner: Denver musicians, Gov. John Hickenlooper remember the late jazz legend

Denver musicians and Gov. John Hickenlooper remember Joe Bonner, the internationally known jazz pianist who died at the age of 66 on Nov. 20. Photo courtesy of Travis Broxton.

Denver musicians and Gov. John Hickenlooper remember Joe Bonner, the internationally known jazz pianist who died at the age of 66 on Nov. 20.