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The Fray: Opens for U2 at Invesco Field Sat + Plays Secret Show at the Fox Tonight. The Band’s Isaac Slade Talks with the Daily About the Shows + New Record

The Fray helped put the Colorado music scene on the map, but the band’s ready to shake things up. The local group’s recording a new album that’s heading into full-tilt rock ‘n’ roll mode — and The Fray’s ready to … Continue reading

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Phish Plays Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colorado Sept. 2-4. General Public Tickets on Sale June 4

  You can’t keep Phish away from Colorado for very long, and now the ultimate jam band’s ready to return for a Labor Day weekend run of shows.  Yes, the jamsters will play Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City … Continue reading

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GlowFest 2011 at CU Boulder: Savoy and Crystal Castles Help Debut New Electronic Fest April 22 at Balch Fieldhouse

Crystal Castles play CU Boulder’s Glowfest 2011 Get your glow sticks out — ’cause the CU Program Council’s debuting the new electronic music fest called Glowfest 2011. The electronic music party features former Boulderites Savoy, red hot electro act Crystal … Continue reading

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Pretty Lights at Red Rocks Aug 13 — Tix on Sale Sat. And Widespread Panic Plays the Rocks June 24-26 Pre-Sale Tix on Sale Thursday

 The best place on the planet to see concerts is Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre. That’s why Pretty Lights and Widespread Panic are hosting big summer shows on “The Rocks.” Pretty Lights is set to play Red Rocks Aug. 13 and … Continue reading

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Rodrigo y Gabriela CU Boulder Show Postponed to April 27 — Due to “Unforseen Scheduling Conflicts”

CU students were psyched to have Rodrigo y Gabriela play a special sold out show at Macky Auditorium on Friday. Late this afternoon, it was announced that Rod and Gab were postponing their shows due to an “unforseen scheduling conflict … Continue reading

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Electric Forest Music Festival: June 30 – July 3 in Rothbury, Michigan with String Cheese Incident, Pretty Lights, Bassnectar, Chiddy Bang, Skrillex and More. Tickets Go On Sale Saturday.

The hottest electronic and improvisational music party of the summer’s about to come to Rothbury, MI. The music party’s been dubbed Electric Forest  and it will take place June 30 to July 3.  The music party will feature outdoor amenities, amazing light displays … Continue reading

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Mile High Music Festival 2011: Colorado’s Annual Music Party Goes on Hiatus Due to the Economy.

Let’s face it, the economy’s putting the crunch on lots of things. The latest victim is Denver’s Mile High Music Festival. The event ran for three seasons and featured headlining performers like the Dave Matthews Band, Widespread Panic, Jack Johnson … Continue reading

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Rose Hill Drive: Plays Glenn Miller Ballroom March 5. Boulder Band Ready to Rock CU. Tix on Sale Now!

Boulder’s own Rose Hill Drive is ready to rock the University of Colorado. The local quartet is back with a vengeance, and the band’s ready to show off its new line-up and music for Boulder. Rose Hill Drive’s set to play CU’s Glenn … Continue reading

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Christina Aguilera Screws Up National Anthem at Sunday’s Super Bowl. Singer Comes Up with Unexpected Lyrics for the “Star Spangled Banner.”

  Ok, it’s not easy to sing the “Star Spangled Banner,” but you can at least memorize the words. Singing diva Christina Aguilera created her own version of the national anthem at Sunday’s Super Bowl game — and it became … Continue reading

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The White Stripes Officially Break Up: Today Rock Duo Announced The End of the Band. Check Out the Band’s Farewell Statements

All good things come to an end, but music fans were hoping that The White Stripes would stick around for awhile. Nope. Today, Jack White and Meg White said The White Stripes were over.  That translates to the band breaking up, … Continue reading

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