Headphone shopping can be a chore. The options (and price range) have no limit, and it can be hard to tell whether you're paying for the brand or the quality. So we decided to ask an expert: Rick Ramirez, who works as a live-sound engineer, primarily at the Larimer Lounge. He didn't give us the advi ... More >>
Immersive Studios based out of Boulder, Colorado, has an impressive resume. Its owners, Steve Vidaic and Mike Yach, are both Grammy award winning producers. Vidaic is a musician himself, at one time touring with the Motet and now playing as a solo act. Immersive already had some of the best record ... More >>
Using a greater palette of digital and physical controllers, modern electronic musicians are making music that is quite different from the current wave of EDM. Watt? Amplified and Supercharged Music Expression is a collaborative performance between Darren Kramer, Victoria Lundy and Mark Mosher that ... More >>
While having margaritas with his mother in Estes Park, Brandon Hagen looked at the Aerial Tramway and thought, "Wouldn't it be cool if you had some solo artist or a duo just sitting there playing a song for the length of that trip up the hill?" That initial thought sparked his idea for Colorado Secr ... More >>
The Other Side of Nowhere
See also: Purity Ring at Larimer Lounge, 8/29 Purity Ring came together when Megan James and Corin Roddick started writing electronic songs together after having served as touring members of experimental pop band Born Gold. Rather than rushing to put out material, this duo has spent the last couple ... More >>
Tuesday, August 30, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, 303-830-8497.
Okay, you've always heard that it could be done, and the Flaming Lips even went to the trouble of connecting the dots a few weeks ago at Red Rocks. But just in case you were too lazy or too stoned to try it at home yourself at some point, Bryan Pugh, a Brooklyn-based audio engineer has gone t ... More >>
The pianist and composer Raymond Scott, born Harry Warnow in Brooklyn in 1908, is probably best-known for his cartoon music, which he didn't even originally write for cartoons. But his history is way more more interesting than that: Scott was not only a pioneer in sound engineering and multi- ... More >>
Friday, April 15, Fox Theatre, 303-443-3399.
Saturday, January 8, Casselman's Bar & Venue, 720-242-8923.