Soundcloud Gems: Proofsound

Sound junkies think alike: we pick out composers both modern and classic upon hearing particles of a song, we pilfer through stratiform notes, beats, and bleeps focusing on a solitary effect or thrumming percus...

Hindsight: Kelly Clarkson @ 1st Bank Center

Staying true to her Idol style, Kelly Clarkson won yet another trophy with last night’s performance at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield. Granted, the show started late, but the crowd took their time in filling ...

Rock Stars Party Like Lea Luna

Lea Luna, a Denver-native singer/songwriter and DJ, is fixing to make 2012 her year to shine. Having now set up shop in Los Angeles, California, she has built her career over the past couple years by playin...

Soundcloud Gems: Baukhol

During a late-night jaunt on an interstate years ago, I tasted the first traces of music intoxication. The album was Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd and as physically lucid as I appeared, mentally I travele...

Event Horizon: Radiohead

Few bands are as revered as Radiohead. Legions of rabid fans around the planet likely consider the quintet one of the most original, inventive outfits in music history. And it's true to a large extent, but ...

Event Horizon: Vibesquad Tonight @ Summit

Another Re:Creation concert of crunkadelic IDM bliss blasts off tonight as Vibesquad checks into Summit Music Hall; it's going to be dirty and delicious. Aaron Holstein is the mad scientist behind Vibesquad, an...

The Regrettable Revival of Limp Bizkit

This is something I really didn't want to write about, but it kept coming up (and apparently isn't going away, wasn't a publicity stunt/joke, and is happening). It pains me to even mention it, but Cash Money si...

Soundcloud Gems: And Then

And Then is ethereal. Yes, ethereal. Feather-light and fairy-like, the Stockholm redhead's electro-pop meets indie acoustic piano pop is a soft breeze to try on. Youthfully carefree, Charlee Nyman's voice is al...

Soundcloud Gems: Zachary Friederich

Zachary Friederich is a bit of an acquired taste, but with a Conor Oberst-tinged twang once he's in your system, he's hard to get out. The Chicago singer-songwriter genre hops along the indie persuasion--from r...