Over the last decade or so, mixtapes have revolutionized the rap game and altered how marketing in general is approached. Not only have the rappers received substantial acclaim, but the DJs have realized just as much stardom. Although there are numerous DJs -- guys like Statik Selektah, Trap-A-Holic ... More >>
Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week. On the concert front: The Flaming Lips have announced a co-headlining date with Primus this August at Red Rocks. Kenny Chesney is also at the Rocks in July, and Panic! at the Disco is due at the Ogden in June. Meanwhile on local radio, Air ... More >>
Tickets? We've got 'em. Consider us your hookup for the hottest shows this week and weekend. Raekown at Summit Music Hall? Check. People Under the Stairs at the Marquis? Indeed. Snowdown 2011 with DJ Z-Trip and Lloyd Banks? Bet. Kraddy at the Bluebird? Gotcha covered. Would you and a guest ... More >>
With all the hype surrounding Kanye West's latest effort, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, it's not surprising that disc, released last week on Def Jam, debuted at number one at Independent Records and Twist & Shout. But West didn't make the top ten over Albums on the Hill, where Metallica' ... More >>
Kanye West has been busy the past couple of months making everyone else in music look lazy. Not only did he perform on Saturday Night Live over the weekend with two of the best musical performances we've seen in a while, but he's also been dropping free MP3s in a series called "G.O.O.D. Fridays." ... More >>
Somehow, when we spoke with 50 Cent on the phone recently for this week's Rough Mixes entry, he neglected to mention anything about losing more than fifty pounds recently for an upcoming movie he's starring in called Things Fall Apart. Weird, you'd think that he'd mention something like tha ... More >>
This year's Red Rocks line-up has been filling in rather nicely, and there's been a few more additions this week, including a second Sting date that's been added, Blues Traveler's annual Fourth of July show, the Barenaked Ladies, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Reggae on the Rocks, Celtic Woman and To ... More >>
T*O*S: Terminate on Sight
G Unit/Interscope Records
Monday, May 22, Gothic Theatre, 1-866-468-7621.
NBA All-Star Weekend
Monday, September 27, Boulder Theater, 303-786-7030.
Straight Outta Cashville (G-Unit/Interscope)