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Travie McCoy Interview: Gym Class Heroes Star Flies Solo: Plays Denver’s Summit Music Hall Monday

  Travie McCoy loves his alternative rap outfit Gym Class Heroes, but he’s been taking some time off to promote his solo career. McCoy’s now on a solo tour to promote his latest album “Lazarus.” The record features his hit … Continue reading

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Rose Hill Drive Opens Stone Temple Pilot Shows in April and May for East Coast Run of Dates

It didn’t take local band Rose Hill Drive very long to renew its career. The Boulder rockers are recording a new album and now they’re ready to hit the road to show off their new tuness. Rose Hill Drive will … Continue reading

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Girl Talk Interview: Gregg Gillis Talks About His New Music and Friday and Saturday’s Shows at the Ogden

  Gregg Gillis is pretty excited about Girl Talk’s new music and stage show. The producer has a new mash-up of music he’ll be bringing to the Ogden Theater Friday and Saturday. Gillis invites less people onto the Girl Talk … 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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BoomBox Interview with Zion Godchaux: Electro Duo Sells Out Friday’s Fox Theatre Show

Zion Godchaux is the son of Grateful Dead veterans Donna and Keith Godchaux, so he knows a thing or two about the music business. Godchaux started off as a DJ, but now he co-runs the rootsy electro duo BoomBox. The … Continue reading

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Dum Dum Girls Are One Smart Band: Retro Pop Outfit Hits the hi-dive Monday. Check out the Daily Interview with Dee Dee Penny

The Dum Dum Girls wowed indie music fans opening for Vampire Weekend and MGMT.  Now the band’s heading off on its own headlining tour to show off its vintage, edgy pop sounds. There’s a big retro, indie-pop movement, and the Dum Dum Girls … 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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DeVotchKa Interview with Nick Urata: Band Plays Valentine’s Show at the Fillmore on Saturday + Shows Off Tunes from New Record, “100 Lovers”

The best way to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Colorado is to attend DeVotchKa’s annual  concert. Saturday, the local band hosts its special Valentine’s party at the Fillmore — and plays music from its new record, “100 Lovers.” DeVotchKa will also bring its usual cast … Continue reading

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DeVotchKa Plays Neil Young Tribute Show at NYC’s Carnegie Hall Thursday with The Roots, Patti Smith, Pete Yorn, The Wood Brothers, Jakob Dylan, Ben Ottewell of Gomez and More

Colorado’s DeVotchKa is ready to rock 2011. The band’s about to release its new record “100 Lovers” and DeVotchKa’s scoring serious gigs.  Thursday, the local outfit plays NYC’s famed Carnegie Hall. DeVotchKa is part of the Neil Young tribute show. The … Continue reading

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