Riot Fest Toronto 2015 dates announced

Riot Fest has announced that it will return to Toronto on Sept. 19-21. This is a couple weeks later than the 2014 Riot Fest Toronto, which featured The Cure, City and Colour, Billy Talent, the National, Death Cab For Cutie, the Flaming Lips, Death From Above 1979, the Head and the Heart, Taking Back Sunday and more.

Taking Back Sunday at Summit Music Hall in Denver (photos)

Taking Back Sunday stopped in Denver for the third time in less than a year on Wednesday night. The band has been touring relentlessly in support of its latest album, "Happiness Is." Having played the Ogden Theatre with the Used in April and Riot Fest Denver in September, Taking Back Sunday finally got its own headlining slot at the Summit Music Hall in Denver.

The “Blurred Lines” trial is drawing to a close: Here’s where it’s at

BY ANTHONY MCCARTNEY AP ENTERTAINMENT WRITER LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Marvin Gaye was part of the soundtrack of Pharrell Williams' life growing up, and the Grammy-winning singer-producer told a jury that he did not borrow from his idol's work to craft the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines." Williams' testimony about how he wrote the song could be crucial to a federal jury that will soon decide whether "Blurred Lines" improperly copied from Gaye's 1977 hit, "Got to Give It Up." Read More»

Sound of Ceres connects decades of Colorado indie-pop history: From Apples in Stereo to Candy Claws

During high school in the early 2000s, Fort Collins’ Ryan Hover came across a sound that changed his opinion on music. “I started getting into the Elephant 6 stuff (a music collective which includes iconic indie acts like Apples in Stereo, Neutral Milk Hotel and Olivia Tremor Control) and I started realizing that one of the most interesting challenges is making pop music that’s still artistic, that’s not mindless,” Hover said.

How musicians can stay healthy on tour

People think it’s weird that Maxwell Hughes eats baby-food packets while on tour. But the Fort Collins singer-songwriter and former member of the Lumineers swears that it’s the cheapest and easiest way to get fruits while traveling from state to state, couch to couch and stage to stage.

ILoveMakonnen is playing in Boulder … on a Tuesday

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=avFq9errZCk What are you doing on Tuesday May 12? Well, you're probably going to be bumping ILoveMakonnen's "Tuesday" as you do on every Tuesday. But on this particular Tuesday in May, you can actually hear ILoveMakonnen play his unexpected hit live in Boulder.