Event Horizon: Lupe Fiasco Tonight

Fresh off the success of 2011’s Lasers and “Vava Voom,” his recent collaboration with Bassnectar, Lupe Fiasco will make his first appearance in the 303 tonight since last fall. If you weren’t lucky enough to...

Soundcloud Gems: Anomie Belle

Otherworldly music that transports me from my own skin to somewhere other than here always garners a guaranteed future listen; when combined with decomposing trip-hop beats and pneumatic synths, my ears get wea...

Dear Mama: From Hip Hop With Love

From the two that have seemed to become the mothers of hip hop, Afeni Shakur and Voletta Wallace, to Debbie Mathers, topics of moms and motherhood have been a mainstay in hip hop. So, for your listening pleasur...

Soundcloud Gems: The Always Unprofessional

If you put a poppier Bob Dylan in a room with a less reflective Leonard Cohen that was biding his time chewing on a Jayhawks record, the musical meanderings of The Always Unprofessional might lope out at the en...

RIP Beastie Boys’ MCA

It's a sad day for music fans today as Adam "MCA" Yauch passed away at the age of 47. If you haven't heard of MCA or the Beastie Boys, I imagine you've been incarcerated in Joe Arpaio's "Tent City" since '86...

Event Horizon: Boombox Tomorrow

Ladies and gentlemen, if you have not yet gotten tickets to the Ogden Theatre's soiree a la mode, get in line: this is Boombox. The duo consists of Russ Randolph and Zion Rock Godchaux; the two will take the to...

Soundcloud Gems: Sameblod

Sweden continues to produce some amazing music–whether it’s airy, acoustic indie rock  or sweeping electro-pop , the country’s music scene begs a smile. Stockholm spells youth this time around with electroni...

Soundcloud Gems: Sooko

"Chill out or get out," says the mantra of the the Sunday folk or those of us whose lives revolve around the owls of the night even if the office doth come calling in the morning. You know what I'm talking abou...

2Pac’s Alive! Oh, wait…

In case you haven't heard, 2pac made a posthumous appearance at Coachella as a hologram (or some kind of illusory visual image) alongside Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg. He appeared onstage and some of the first wo...

Soundcloud Gems: Brick + Mortar

Summer in Denver rumbles just below the surface...it's so close that we almost just want to tear it up from under the last breaths of spring so that the annual adventures may officially begin. I always associat...