Riot Fest Denver 2014: Photos, review of day two with the Cure, Social Distortion and more (video)

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day Two

Riot Fest Denver turned its freak factor down significantly on Saturday, the festival’s hump day.

PHOTOS: Elton John Pepsi Center show in Denver (review)

Elton John @ Pepsi Center

On Saturday at the Pepsi Center, Elton John proved that at 67 he’s still the quintessential showman.

Riot Fest 2014: Watch five videos with Weezer, Flaming Lips and more

Riot Fest Denver 2014 Day One

Weezer kicks off its run through “The Blue Album,” Wayne Coyne walks across the audience, and more videos from Riot Fest 2014 in Denver.

Best Colorado shows this week: Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more

Riot Fest - Day 1 People Dylan

Lykke Li, Riot Fest and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.

An analysis of Elton John’s sunglasses

An analysis of Elton John's sunglasses

From the “Better Than Bono” to “I Don’t Want to Detract from my Cape,” here’s an analysis of Elton John’s many sunglasses choices in recent years.

New Kendrick Lamar song, “I,” to drop next week

Cover art for the new Kendrick Lamar song, "I".

After a long wait since 2012’s “good kid m.a.a.d city,” Kendrick Lamar will drop a new song next week.

PHOTOS: Conor Oberst Boulder Theater show

Conor Oberst @ Boulder Theater 9/16/14

Conor Oberst isn’t quite the dark and angsty teenager who once churned out music as if it was the only thing that kept him going.

Lykke Li gives advice on love and how to survive heartbreak

Lykke Li plays Denver's Ogden Theatre on Sept. 25. Photo provided by Press Here Publicity.

Lykke Li’s in a car, it’s sunny in LA, and she isn’t sure she’ll ever love like she’s loved before. We talk to the singer about how to overcome heartbreak and more ahead of her Denver show.

PHOTOS: Yacht, White Fang Bluebird Theater show (review)

YACHT @ Bluebird Theater 9/14/14

A bizarre crowd situation gave an otherwise solid show from Yacht an eerie feeling Sunday night at the Bluebird Theater.

REVIEW: Goldrush Music Festival 2014 (videos)

Aja Vision at performs at the Meadowlark on Sunday during Goldrush Music Festival. Photo by Ashley Dean.

Goldrush music festival’s goal is to challenge musical tastes. It’s uncertain whether the crowds on Saturday and Sunday were challenged, as they mostly swayed, nodded or wildly arm-danced along with the 27 experimental artists that played the Larimer Lounge and Meadowlark.