Monthly Archives: July 2010

Chiddy Bang: MTV Buzz Band Headlines CU Boulder’s WelcomeFest on Aug. 21 with Pnuma Trio, Rapper XV and Air Dubai

The wait is over. The line-up for CU’s annual WelcomeFest was just revealed and it looks like this is going to be another great concert. Every year, the CU Program Council hosts a free welcoming concert for new and returning … Continue reading

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Michael Franti Interview: Red Rocks Show with Spearhead Set for Saturday + New Album “The Sound of Sunshine” is Ready for Fans. Find Out More About the Inspiration Behind the Positive New CD

  Michael Franti had a musical awakening after he went through an emergency appendectomy last summer. It’s all good. Franti got a new lease on life and started writing the upbeat songs for his upcoming album “The Sound of Sunshine” … Continue reading

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Paper Bird Takes Off with New CD “When the River Took Flight.” Colorado Band Holds CD Release Parties at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art on Thursday– and the Gothic on Friday.

  Colorado band Paper Bird’s become known for its modern folk blends and harmonious vocals. The local band’s career has been flying high and now Paper Bird’s ready to release its new CD “When the River Took Flight.” The group … Continue reading

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The Game Plays the Fox Saturday. Enter the Colorado Daily’s Facebook Contest to Win Five Pairs of Tix to the Rapper’s Boulder Show. Check This Out

Free is always good — especially free concert tickets! The Colorado Daily’s giving readers a chance to win five pairs of tickets to this Saturday’s Fox Theatre show with rapper The Game. The rapper’s considered a driving force in bringing … Continue reading

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The New Pornographers: Indie Rock Supergroup Hits Denver’s Ogden Theatre Wednesday with A.C. Newman, Neko Case, Kathryn Calder and Dan Bejar.

The New Pornographers line-up can change on a dime, but the Canadian indie rockers are coming to town with their A-list line-up. The band’s set to play the Ogden Theatre Wednesday and The New Pornographers line-up will feature A.C. (Carl) Newman, … Continue reading

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Mile High Music Festival 2010: Fest is Doing Everything but Throwing in the Kitchen Sink to Draw in Concert Goers. How about a Ferris Wheel and a Chance to Meet the Dave Matthews Band?

The Mile High Music Festival is going to do whatever it takes to draw fans into the Aug. 14-15 event. Start thinking of this fest as a carnival with musical attractions, ’cause these guys are bringing in everything but the … Continue reading

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Ween: Halloween 2010 at 1st Bank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. Tix on Sale Today. And — Check Out Who’s Playing Halloween in Boulder

Halloween is one of the Colorado music market’s biggest holidays, and bands are alway booked way in advance for Boulder and Denver shows. Here’s the big music news: Ween is set to play Broomfield’s 1st Bank Center on Haloween night, … Continue reading

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String Cheese Incident Interview: Red Rocks Shows Sold Out This Weekend! Find Out More About the Incident Shows and What’s Next for SCI

The String Cheese Incident has been putting in massive rehearsal hours and now the band’s ready to play it’s summer run of “Incident” shows. SCI’s geared up to play Red Rocks this weekend for a three-night run — that’s Friday … Continue reading

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Mile High Music Festival 2010: Stage Schedule Released + Fest Adds Electronic Music Beta Beach for Aug. 14-15

It’s taken a few months, but Colorado’s  Mile High Music Festival just finalized its stage schedule  for the Aug. 14-15 music event at Dick’s Sporting Good Park. Here’s the updated listing of bands and stages: http://www.milehighmusicfestival.com/images/stories/schedule/schedule-print.jpg Mile High is doing everything to … Continue reading

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Civil Twilight Interview: South African Band Hitting Big on MTV with New Single “Letters From The Sky.” The Indie Rock Band plays the Bluebird in Denver Tonight with Neon Trees

  There’s nothing like a great indie rock dance party. Tonight, South Africa’s Civil Twilight joins forces with Neon Trees to play the opening party of Denver’s Underground Music Showcase at the Bluebird. Civil Twilight is riding high with the … Continue reading

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