Music

Carlos Santana wants to save the world with music

Carlos Santana wants to save the world with music

“I’m not show biz and entertainment, I’m an activist,” he said.

CONCERTED EFFORTS: New Fiddlers owners hope renovations, lineups will put venue back on map

CONCERTED EFFORTS: New Fiddlers owners hope renovations, lineups will put venue back on map

“There was a floor that looked like it had bugs in it. Flies came because there was no roof, no air conditioning,” Morris said during a walk around the backstage area at Fiddler’s earlier this week. “These famous artists were eating in the sun, with bugs all over. That was the worst.”

Macklemore apologizes for offensive costume

Macklemore apologizes for offensive costume

Macklemore wrote that he randomly chose the pieces of the costume he wore at Friday’s performance so that he could disguise himself and move freely around during the secret show. He said it wasn’t meant to be a caricature of a Jewish man.

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

In a city full of fun offerings, here’s our picks for things not to miss through Sunday

Denver accepts tweaks to pot-themed concerts

Earlier, city attorney Scott Martinez had expressed concern that audiences were going to smoke marijuana in public, which is illegal even though selling and consuming marijuana has been legal under Colorado law since January.

Denver symphony makes pot-themed shows invite-only 

DENVER | The Colorado Symphony says a series of marijuana-themed fundraising concerts will be invitation-only in an attempt to address concerns that audiences were going to break the law by smoking weed in public. In a statement Tuesday, the symphony also …

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

Aurora Symphony Orchestra presents “Arts for a Better Tomorrow,” 3 p.m., Sunday, Gateway High School, 1300 S. Sable Blvd. Tickets start at $15. Information: 303-873-6622 or aurorasymphony.org. Details: The Aurora Symphony Orchestra will wrap up its 2013-14 season with a …

Simon makes 1st public appearance since arrest

Simon makes 1st public appearance since arrest

“After my fee of a million is deducted, that’s $100,000,” Simon said to laughs.

Sellars and Berry share Sweden’s Polar Music Prize

It said Sellars has showed that classical music is not about dusty sheet music, but “a way of reflecting and depicting the world.”

Miranda Lambert leads CMT nominations

Miranda Lambert leads CMT nominations

Lambert will be hard to beat this year, with three videos in the top category of Video of the Year and two in the Collaborative Video of the Year category.