Mumford & Sons add second Denver show
[caption id="attachment_102666" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Mumford & Sons at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 28, 2012. Photo by Seth A. McConnell, heyreverb.com.[/caption] The pop-folk revolution may be over, but Mumford & Sons is still a hot ticket.
The National announce massive, star-studded Grateful Dead tribute album
Because of the Grateful Dead's undeniable contribution to music -- the group's improv-y style mirrored the free-spirited ideology of the band and their followers -- many a cover band, parody and tribute album has been fashioned in their name.
Finally: Kanye West and Mumford & Sons team up on collaborative album
[caption id="attachment_107713" align="aligncenter" width="571"] Kanye West performs at the Billboard Music Awards. Larry Busacca / BMA/Getty[/caption] NEW YORK (AP) — Mumford & Sons and Kanye West will participate in a collaborative album inspired by fans and activists from the advocacy organization, Global Citizen.
Officials say woman contracted plague while in Colorado for Mumford and Sons festival
[caption id="attachment_107673" align="aligncenter" width="576"] Governor John Hickenlooper introduces The Flaming Lips at the Gentlemen of the Road Salida Stopover in August. Photo by Michael McGrath, heyreverb.com[/caption] By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post A Michigan woman is recovering after contracting bubonic plague while visiting southern Colorado for a music festival late last month, health officials say.
How did Mumford & Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road event fare in Salida? (photos, review)
For music festivals, location can be everything. And in Colorado, location for any new music festival can be the toughest part of the equation. While introducing Gentlemen of the Road Stopover (a one-off event curated by Mumford & Sons that officials anticipated to bring 25,000 fans) headliner the Flaming Lips on Friday in Salida, Gov.
Best Colorado shows this week: J. Cole, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats and more
J. Cole, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats and more make our picks of the best Colorado shows this week. See you there, and if you don’t make it out, follow our music musings on our Twitter @RVRB and our selfies on Instagram @heyreverb.
Mumford & Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road Stopover lineup in Salida
[caption id="attachment_102666" align="aligncenter" width="577"] Mumford & Sons at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 28, 2012. Photo by Seth A. McConnell, heyreverb.com.[/caption] One year ago, most Coloradans would have had no idea what a Gentlemen of the Road Stopover is.
Watch the best moments of Bonnaroo 2015: Chance The Rapper, Kendrick Lamar, Jon Hamm and more
[caption id="attachment_104777" align="alignnone" width="800"] Chance the Rapper performs at Bonnaroo 2015. Photo by Jason Merritt, Getty Images.[/caption] There are few constants in life. My Morning Jacket playing Bonnaroo is one them.
Mumford & Sons, “Wilder Mind” review
[caption id="attachment_103423" align="alignnone" width="700"] "Going electric" on "Wilder Mind" probably isn't going to change any fans' minds. This is the same old Mumford & Sons you love or hate.[/caption] The saying “the more things change, the more they stay the same” comes to mind while listening to Mumford & Sons' “Wilder Mind.” The band traded rollicking folk for glossy rock and it had about as much the same effect as changing out of suspenders and into leather jackets.
Mumford & Sons announce 2015 tour dates
[caption id="attachment_102666" align="alignnone" width="800"] Mumford & Sons at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 28, 2012. Photo by Seth A. McConnell, heyreverb.com.[/caption] Not that it would make sense if they did otherwise, but Mumford & Sons' only Colorado show this year will be the Gentlemen of the Road Stopover in Salida.
Watch: Mumford & Sons on SNL, performing “The Wolf,” “Believe”
Since Mumford & Sons have traded their signature banjoes for electric guitars, the UK act seems to be training itself for arenas around the world.
Listen: New Mumford & Sons song, “The Wolf”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsP-MjIueL4 This generation's "Bob Dylan goes electric" moment is here. Mumford & Sons have ditched their banjos and have decided to explore a world of the future.
Listen: New Mumford & Sons song, “Believe”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dW6SkvErFEE&t Nearly a minute into the new Mumford & Sons song, "Believe," fans will be somewhat relieved when they finally hear -- though subtly -- the band's familiar four on the floor kick drum.
Marcus Mumford details new Mumford & Sons album, Colorado ties, Salida music festival
[caption id="attachment_101082" align="alignnone" width="610"] We caught up with Marcus Mumford to talk about the new Mumford & Sons album, the frontman's time living in Denver and the upcoming Salida music festival.
Mumford & Sons to headline two-day music festival in Salida
[caption id="attachment_100946" align="alignnone" width="610"] Mumford & Sons played to a sold out crowd at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 to kick off their two night stand at the historic Colorado venue.
Mumford & Sons goes on hiatus for a “considerable amount of time”
After a big 2013 that included a Grammy in February for "Babel," Ben Lovett told Rolling Stone that "there won’t be any Mumford & Sons activities for the foreseeable future." Read more »
Watch: Mumford & Sons’ “Hopeless Wanderer” video with Jason Bateman and Co.
Mumford & Sons had a pretty successful weekend by all accounts. The guys crushed Grant Park on day two of Lollapalooza 2013 and released a new video for the finger pickin' diddy, "Hopeless Wanderer." Read more »
Lollapalooza 2013 photos day two: Mumford & Sons, Kendrick Lamar, Foals and more
On Saturday, Lollapalooza 2013 brought performances by Mumford & Sons, Shaun White's band Bad Things, Kendrick Lamar, Foals, Baauer, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Charles Bradley, Reignwolf, Pujol and Frontier Ruckus.
Lollapalooza live stream Saturday: Watch Mumford & Sons, Postal Service, Lumineers and more
If you're not in Chicago this weekend, don't worry. You can still catch performances by some of the best acts at Lollapalooza 2013. On Saturday you can catch the Lollapalooza 2013 live stream, which includes performances from Mumford & Sons, the Postal Service, Denver favorites the Lumineers, the National and many of the other top acts at the festival.
Glastonbury 2013: Watch Mumford & Sons, Vampire Weekend team up to cover the Beatles
After a string of canceled US shows because of bassist Ted Dwayne's brain surgery, Mumford & Sons made a monumental return at Glastonbury 2013. There, the band teamed up with Vampire Weekend, the Vaccines and First Aid Kit to perform the Beatles classic, "With a Little Help From My Friends." Read more »
Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2013 day one: Steve Martin and more (photos, review)
For the 40th time, the gates of Telluride’s Town Park opened to a stream of tarps rushed in by a group of dedicated festivalgoers, or “festivarians” as they are called here.
Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2013: The four greatest moments in 40 years
After 40 years, the Telluride Bluegrass Festival has developed some long-standing traditions: late-night jam sessions, house bands and musicians who have returned for decades. And maybe it’s partly because of this well-loved, established culture that something unexpected happened when tickets went on sale for the 2013 festival: Four-day passes sold out in three hours before a single act had even been announced.
Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2013: Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers replace Mumford & Sons
Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers will headline Thursday's Telluride Bluegrass Festival, replacing Mumford & Sons who canceled last week. On June 13, Mumford & Sons announced they would have to back out of performances at Telluride Bluegrass Festival and Bonnaroo after the band's bassist Ted Dwane underwent surgery for a blood clot on the surface of his brain.
Mumford & Sons cancel Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Bonnaroo shows
Mumford & Sons have been forced to cancel performances at Telluride Bluegrass Festival and Bonnaroo while bassist Ted Dwane recovers from brain surgery. On Tuesday, the band canceled three shows when Dwane was rushed to the hospital to be treated for a blood clot on the surface of his brain.