Rojo Cancion: Pistolera

Pistolera. Photo courtesy of M. Sharkey. Last week, Pistolera made their debut appearance in Denver for Museo de las Americas’ annual Rojo Cancion concert and fundraiser. Their performance at Su Teatro on F...

Soundcloud Gems: Bad Bad Hats

Blithe little Shirley Temples a stack of books, and a pillowed window seat would make the perfect companion to Minneapolis duo Bad Bad Hats. A delightful indie rock swing through the end days of summer, thei...

Brain Pickin’: Paper Diamond

If you are a regular at electronic shows in Denver or Boulder, chances are you’ve seen Alex Botwin aka Paper Diamond watching the stage from the bar, quietly smiling and nodding to friends and fans. But behind ...

Brain Pickin’: Digitalism

Known for bringing cutting-edge, up-and-coming dubstep, glitch and trip-hop artists to Colorado and the Bay Area, Denver/San Francisco based promoters, Euphonic Conceptions (EC), surprised fans this summer by b...

Event Horizon: Cobraconda at the Larimer Lounge

Graham Nation is one third of Denver's deliciously raunchy DJ trio, Cobraconda, and cut my hair in a button-down, tie and vest the first time I met him. With a spiderweb of tattoos wandering the length of his a...

Soundcloud Gems: Clams Casino

Hip-hop has so many different striations and variations now--from the poetics of Saul Williams to the astute rhymes of CunninLynguists to more instrumental renderings a la Blue Sky Black Death. I can even appre...

Brain Pickin’: Krewella

Chicago will forever be known as the city where house music originated, but it won’t be long before Chi’s West Loop natives, Krewella, highlight the city’s underground hard electro and dubstep scene. The...