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Blackalicious at the Marquis Theater, 01/18/13 (review)

Blackalicious @ Cervantes

It’s comforting to see such enthusiasm from a group whose popularity peaked more than a decade ago with 2002′s “Blazing Arrow.”



Video: Flying Lotus’ track with the new Moog Sub Phatty synth

Flying Lotus has premiered a new track on the Cartoon Network show "Adventure Time." Listen to the song here. Photo from the artist's Facebook page.

Flying Lotus received an advanced version of Moog Music’s new Sub Phatty synth, with which he created a new track, “Such A Square.”



Jim James Reddit AMA request answered on Tuesday

My Morning Jacket @ Red Rocks, 8/3/12

In support of his new album, “Regions of Light and Sound of God,” My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James will do an AMA, or “Ask Me Anything,” on the popular news/cat photo/meme aggregator Reddit on Tuesday at noon EST.



Watch the Lumineers on “Saturday Night Live” performing “Ho Hey”

The Lumineers @ the Ogden 12/30/12

Watch the Lumineers on “Saturday Night Live” performing the band’s hit, “Ho Hey,” here.



Listen to Cold War Kids’ new single “Miracle Mile”

Cold War Kids @ The Fox Theatre 10/28/11

Cold War Kids is months away from releasing its fourth studio album, “Dear Miss Lonely Hearts” and has released the album’s first single “Miracle Mile.”



Savoy releases new EP, kicks off 2013 tour

Snow Ball Day Two

Savoy posted its new EP, “Personal Legend,” onto Facebook earlier this week for free download. The record is also available on the Colorado-born electronic act’s website.



Big Head Todd and the Monsters mark the 20th anniversary of “Bittersweet” at Red Rocks with Trombone Shorty

Big Head Todd and the Monsters w/ Barenaked Ladies @ Red Rocks 6/9/2012

For any young musicians growing up in Colorado, Red Rocks sits on top of a pedestal — both literally on top of a mountain and figuratively as the greatest venue in the region, if not the whole country. This must make it all the more sweeter for Big Head Todd and the Monsters, the hometown boys with a large Rocky Mountain following, to return to Red Rocks Amphitheatre this summer — a venue the band has sold out seven times.



Watch Skrillex accidentally set his hair on fire (video)

Skrillex Red Rocks 2012

Skrillex accidentally set his hair on fire while blowing out the candles on his birthday cake on Wednesday night. Yes, there’s video you can watch here.



Chief Keef jailed for probation violation after Pitchfork video

Chief Keef. Photo courtesy of the artist's Facebook page.

In a surprise to no one, troubled Chicago rapper Chief Keef has been jailed for probation violation following a Pitchfork video showing him with a gun, the Chicago Tribune reports.



The Strokes confirm new album this year, maybe a new single soon

Coachella 2011 Day 3

Looks like we won’t have to wait long to see if the Strokes can release an album that lives up to its landmark first releases “Is This It” or “Room On Fire.” Billboard has confirmed that the band will release its fifth studio album sometime this year.