Earlier this week, the popular Boulder based electronic and hip-hop music blog, ThisSongIsSick.com announced that Soundcloud, the audio distribution platform has temporarily suspended their account, which blog creator Nick Guarino said gets approximately 1.5 million listeners every 24 hours.
In our series of coveted Colorado music-industry jobs, we've covered a range of jobs, from guitar tech and handling publicity to being tasked with overseeing digital music delivery from a vast electronic music catalog to band management. Today, we complete our list of the most coveted Colorado music ... More >>
In our series of coveted Colorado music-industry jobs, so far we've covered a range of jobs, from being a guitar tech and handling publicity to being tasked with overseeing digital music delivery from a vast electronic music catatlog to band management. Today, we bring you five more coveted gigs. Ke ... More >>
In the band's first attempt at headlining Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Colorado's own Big Gigantic sold out the famous venue. Westword has been following the talented duo since it was playing Denver's and Boulder's most prized venues, so with the inception of Rowdytown, the aptly named night for the seco ... More >>
It's not easy throwing parties, promoting them, getting people out and then getting them coming back, but LuLu Clair takes it on headstrong. With a slew of shows already under her belt this year, Clair and her Souls In Action Entertainment crew have partnered with ThisSongIsSick to present this week ... More >>
Here are the winners of the 2011 Denver #WebAwards in the category we're loosely dubbing "music," which means Backbeat scribes report on the happenings in these areas, right here on Backbeat. These are the winners only; for a complete list of finalists go here: "Here are your 2011 Denver #Web ... More >>
Photo by Britt ChesterDenver got a little taste of Boulder last night with Robotic Pirate Monkey nearly selling out the Bluebird Theater. At least seventeen kids missed the memo that unless you have an orange bracelet proving you are 21 years old, you can't drink. Add this to the five or so f ... More >>
Nick Guarino loves electronic music as much as he loves the local scene. Combining these two passions, Guarino has single-handedly developed the premier source for free electronic jams through his website, ThisSongIsSick.com.
Looks like Big Gigantic has gotten quite a bit bigger than anyone realized. Yesterday around lunchtime, the Boulder-based music blog THISSONGISSICK posted a new track from Big Gigantic, and within minutes, literally, the server crashed. Bam! Just like that. "I posted the link at 12:00 p.m.," says TH ... More >>