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Denver musicians acquire ownership stake in national indie label Misra Records

Denver musicians acquire ownership stake in national indie label Misra Records

Members of the Denver indie supergroup Somerset Catalog have announced an ownership stake in Dayton, Ohio’s Misra Records



Album review: Superchunk, “I Hate Music”

Superchunk's tenth studio album finds the band in a more wistful state of mind than usual. (Merge Records)

Superchunk’s 10th studio album “I Hate Music” finds the longtime indie rock quartet in a more wistful state of mind than usual.



Parquet Courts bring jerky, propulsive fun back to indie rock

Parquet Courts play the Larimer Lounge on Wednesday.

Parquet Courts’ Austin Brown on where the band’s talky, sonically compelling sound comes from.



Robert Pollard, Smug Brothers and Motel Beds: Dayton rises (record reviews)

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Robert Pollard, Smug Brothers and Motel Beds: Dayton rises (record reviews)



Lambchop brings “Mr. M” to Boulder’s Fox Theater (interview)

Lambchop's shifting sound is a product of the band's delicate structure, which emphasizes inspiration over releasing an album for its own sake. Photo by Bill Steber, courtesy of Merge Records.

Eclectic Nashville indie band Lambchop brings its latest album, “Mr. M,” to Boulder’s Fox Theater. We talk to leader Kurt Wagner in advance.



Live review: Crocodiles @ the Larimer Lounge

Crocodiles @ Larimer Lounge

Live review of Crocodiles at the Larimer Lounge in Denver, Colorado



Live review: Foster the People @ the 9:30 Club

Foster The People @ 9:30 Club

Photos: Foster the People at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. as part of the “Pumped Up Kicks” band’s 2011 tour



Pop & Circumstance: Foster the People and the art of the mainstream crossover

Foster the People have certainly seen pumped up sales in recent months. Photo courtesy of the artist's website.

Foster The People’s “Pumped Up Kicks,” and the concept of going from indie to mainstream in a heartbeat



Album reviews: The War On Drugs, Jeff Bridges

MILE MARKER: WAR ON DRUGS

Album reviews: The War On Drugs, “Slave Ambient” and Jeff Bridges



Album reviews: The Horrors, Tig Notaro

Album reviews: The Horrors, Tig Notaro

Album reviews: The Horrors “Skying” and Tig Notaro “Good One”