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4/20 Special: Does smoking weed make music better?

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Reverb music critic Dylan Owens reviews an album sober, then reviews the same album high. Here are the results.



4/20 in Denver: The rise of a new entertainment holiday

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April 20 is now a full-on entertainment holiday in Colorado with promoters and entrepreneurs looking to capture a slice of the massive audiences in the same way they might on Halloween or New Year’s Eve — and music fans are the winners with a dizzying array of music throughout the city.



Flume at the Gothic Theatre, 4-17-14 (photos, review)

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At 22 years old, Flume (aka Harley Streten) has seen a career’s worth of success. The question after his sold out Gothic Theatre show on Thursday is: Can he keep it going?



Record Store Day buoys the resurgence of vinyl, neighborhood record shops

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Dave Wilkins is expecting customers to line up by the dozens outside of Wax Trax Records on Record Store Day to buy exclusive, limited-edition releases from Death Cab for Cutie, the Pixies and other bands.



4/20 playlist: Not your cliche weed-inspired songs

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Listen to our 4/20 playlist with Parquet Courts, The Weeknd, Animal Collective, Curren$y, King Krule and more.



Record Store Day 2014 guide: Here’s what’s going on around Colorado

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We’ve gathered some info on Record Store Day 2014 events and promotions around Colorado.



The String Cheese Incident to play free concert on The Hill in Boulder

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To celebrate the band’s first studio album in nine years, the String Cheese Incident will play a free concert on The Hill in Boulder.



Say Hi at the Lost Lake Lounge, 4-16-14 (review)

Say Hi performed at Denver's Lost Lake Lounge on April 16, 2014. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Maybe it was the smoke of the wood-burning fireplace, or the un-rated version of “Desperado” playing on the television behind the bar, but the DIY atmosphere of Denver’s Lost Lake Lounge was perfect for the Casio-heavy Say Hi on Wednesday.



Chance the Rapper at the Ogden Theatre, 4-16-14 (review, video)

Chance the Rapper

Chance the Rapper celebrated his 21st birthday at the sold out Ogden Theatre in Denver, complete with cake, new songs and a rare performance of “Juice.”



Riot Fest announces a return to Denver in 2014

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Riot Fest, which last year brought the Replacements reunion, Blink-182, Public Enemy and more, is returning to Denver in September.