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CMJ 2014 photos: DIIV, Cold War Kids and more

CMJ 2014 - Album 1

Reverb was among thousands of bands and fans hitting New York City this week for CMJ 2014.



Best Colorado shows this week: Alt-J, Cut Copy and more

Chromeo - Red Rocks

Alt-J, Cut Copy and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.



The MCA Denver takes a chance with Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 22: Artist and musician Mark Mothersbaugh is photographed in front of what he calls an untitled coagulation of rugs and video exhibit that is part of his show called Myopia at The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver (MCA Denver), in Denver, CO on October 22, 2014. These pieces are rugs that he created and there will be videos on each one making the images come alive. Mark Mothersbaugh is an American musician, composer, singer and painter. He is a co-founder of the new wave band Devo and has been its lead singer since 1972. (Photo By Helen H. Richardson/ The Denver Post)

Risk is all over “Myopia,” the mega-retrospective of art by Mark Mothersbaugh opening at the MCA Denver this week. The DEVO founder is famous, rich, talented, and, until now, he hasn’t been a member of the fine art community.



The new One Direction video for “Steal My Girl” stars Danny DeVito for whatever reason

The new One Direction video for "Steal My Girl" stars Danny DeVito for whatever reason

The new One Direction video for “Steal My Girl” is out and for some reason it stars Danny Devito.



The Afghan Whigs’ beastly worldview: seedy, sordid and better than ever

The Afghan Whigs @ The Ogden 10/30/12

Greg Dulli of the Afghan Whigs talks travel and inspiration in advance of his band’s Oct. 29 concert at Denver’s Bluebird Theater.



Pearl Jam at the Pepsi Center in Denver (photos, review)

Pearl Jam @ Pepsi Center / by John Leyba

It had been 11 years since Pearl Jam last headlined a show in Denver, and on Wednesday night at the Pepsi Center the band proved that it was well worth the wait.



Beta Nightclub introduces new lighting rig, now 21+ on Saturdays

The Crystal Method @ Beta 7/30

Denver’s Beta Nightclub is introducing a few changes this weekend — a new lighting rig and 21+ Saturdays.



Do smart or dumb people listen to your music? This graph will show you

Do smart or dumb people listen to your music? This graph will show you

Radiohead, Bob Dylan, Sufjan Stevens and Beethoven are musicians that smart people listen to and Lil Wayne, Beyonce and the Used are for dumb people, according to a new study by Cal Tech’s Virgil Griffith.



SXSW 2015 lineup: Colorado’s Publicist UK among first batch of official acts

SXSW 2014 - Day 4

The first batch of official SXSW 2015 artists have been announced, and Colorado’s Publicist UK is among the names.



Taylor Swift has a file on men who have threatened to kidnap or kill her

Taylor Swift @ Pepsi Center

While the musical world of Taylor Swift is all bubblegum pop and starry eyes for New York City, at least one aspect of her personal life seems utterly terrifying.