This Song is Sick and Big Gigantic Present 2 NIGHTS of ROWDYTOWN III at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

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We couldn't be happier to announce Big Gigantic's third annual Rowdytown on Sept. 26th and 27th at the world renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre! In years past, they've packed the rocks with incredible support acts including Macklemore, GRiZ, Dillon Francis, Adventure Club, Carnage, Manic Focus and more. The first act to ever use projection mapping on the rocks, Big Gigantic is planning a 2-night return to the Rocks that will be bigger and better than ever! The amazing support acts for this year will be announced in the coming weeks, so stay tuned!! 

Last year the event sold out over a month in advance, so don't sleep on grabbing your tickets! See you on the rocks!!! 

Prepare yourself as pre-sale tickets are on sale this Wednesday (tomorrow), April 2nd @ 10am MST. BUY PRE-SALE TICKETS THROUGH THIS LINK: 
https://www.tixr.com/biggigantic/

Once the pre-sale tickets clear out have no fear as General public on-sale is this Friday, April 4th @ 10am MST BUY GENERAL ON SALE TICKETS THROUGH THIS LINK: http://www.axs.com/series/634/big-gigantic-tickets?skin=redrocks​

[PREMIERE] SnowBall Music Festival 2014 Announces Huge Lineup For New Denver Location

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SnowBall 2014 Lineup

T he music festival SnowBall claimed its fame by bringing a ridiculous lineup of artists to perform in the mountain towns of Vail and Winter Park. Now the event has moved to a new home right in the heart of Denver, Colorado. The festival will be turning The Park at Mile High at Sports Authority Field into a winter wonderland taking place over the weekend of April 4th – 6th

The lineup had to be strong to coincide with the move, but they have delivered. Bringing in some of Colorado's heroes Pretty Lights, GRiZ and the Pretty Lights Music cast begins to set the tone just right. Then mix in some great DJs, live bands and rappers and this sounds like a party no one can miss out on. Featuring acts Knife PartyKill the Noise, MK, Earl Sweatshirt, Busta Rhymes, YeasayerClockworkThomas Jack, Henry FongTrippy Turtle, The Floozies, LuniceBrother Ali, Twin Shadow, MiMOSA, Kap Slap and so many more. See the Full Lineup After the Jump Below. And there are a few 3-day passes for $129.95 (or $299.95 for VIP) you can grab while still available here. Stay tuned with us and SnowBall for any lineup additions, late night parties and more info!

Early Bird 3 Day Passes to the Festival Are Still On Sale Here

SnowBall Music Festival – 2014 Lineup Video

Full After The Jump (Click Here)

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[BREAKING NEWS] Pretty Lights, Bassnectar, Dada Life and Above & Beyond to play in Colorado for New Years Eve at Decadence Music Festival

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Yes you read that, Pretty Lights, Bassnectar, Dada Life and Above & Beyond have all teamed up to play in Denver, Colorado for New Years at Decadence Music Festival put on by the good people at Triad Dragons who are responsible for the 3 day Global Dance Festival at Red Rocks annually. So far those are the only 4 acts that are confirmed, but we have heard rumors of some other pretty big names.

Colorado fans should be freaking out about now to see Pretty Lights returning home for New Years after spending last year in New York. He will be playing on the festivals “Illumination Arena” which should most likely contain several of the Pretty Lights Music cast.

This festival boasts 2 huge stages at the massive Colorado Convention Center over December 30th and 31st.

You can buy early bird tickets this Friday, October 4th at 10am MST available through the Decadence Website Here

More details on lineup and everything else will be updated as they come in.

 

[GIVEAWAY] WIN VIP TICKETS TO THE FREE FOOLS GOLD DAY OFF CONCERTS IN BOULDER, LOS ANGELES or MIAMI with A-TRAK, DANNY BROWN, CARNAGE and MORE!

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FOOL’S GOLD made sure to send off summer with their annual “FOOL’S GOLD DAY OFF” free party in New York City and will now be properly setting fall off by making stops with their FREE concert series in Boulder, CO on October 13, 2013, Los Angeles, CA November 10th, and Miami, FL is TBA.

The diverse lineup for the 2nd stop of the ”FOOL’S GOLD DAY OFF” party in Boulder, Colorado  on Sunday October 13tth will be artists A-TRAK,  Danny Brown, Carnage, Casey Veggies, Nick Catchdubs, Gladiator and special guests to go along with this already stacked group of artists. LA and Miami lineup coming soon. THIS EVENT IS FREE. RSVP HERE and PURCHASE VIP TICKETS HERE

FOOL’S GOLD have been kind enough to let us give away 5 pairs of VIP tickets to each city which include guaranteed entry, VIP viewing, a free 1 month trial of the “The “Goldmine”, FOOL’S GOLD drip.fm music download subscription service and more which is listed below.

Enter the contest below, we are picking 5 lucky winners in each city .

Grand Prize (5 winners per city)

- 2 Guaranteed VIP tickets to the FOOL’S GOLD DAY OFF party in your city (No waiting in line)

- VIP viewing & 1 Drink Ticket per person

- 1 month free trial of “The Goldmine”, Fool’s Gold drip.fm subscription service for each person

1. Enter through widget here (You must answer the question specifying which city) (Every vote increases your chances)

2. Share this post socially above or below

 

Boulder winner picked on October 9th at 6 pm (Notified Through Email)

Los Angeles Winner picked on November 6th at 6pm (Notified through E-Mail)

Miami Winner picked on TBA (Notified through E-Mail) 

 

Big Gigantic Rowdytown at Red Rocks sells out and announces Pre-Party at Fillmore

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Our annual concert with Big Gigantic at Red Rocks Amphitheater, Rowdytown taking place for it’s second year on September 28th just sold out and the group has announced a brand new Pre-Party the night before at The Fillmore in Denver on September 27th. This is perfect for those who missed out on grabbing tickets in time.

A limited number of lower service-fee presale tickets ON SALE TODAY AT 12pm MST, September 6th through Thissongissick Ticketing Here.

BUY TICKETS AT 12pm MST TODAY HERE

General public on sale will begin this Saturday at 12pm MST via biggigantic.net

GRIZ at The Ogden Theater 3/1/13 Presented by Thissongissick.com | Photos, Tickets, and Bonus The Who Remix

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GRiZ is an artist we have loved supporting over the past year and half ever since premiering his “Where Is The Love” track. We have enjoyed watching him as an artist really explode. We got to be apart of bringing GRiZ to The Fox Theatre here in Boulder, and if didn’t go you may have heard about the historic show where he brought out his own production full of lights, lasers and more. We are happy to announce that we are helping out with his next legendary Colorado show, this time down in Denver.

On March 1st, GRiZ will be taking over  The Ogden Theater in Denver which is one of the coolest indoor venues in Colorado. He has told us that he is going to be unveiling his even newer bigger production that is sure to be even better then before (See pictures above / below). The supporting artists have not been announced yet, but I would imagine somehow dope. See below for details and music.

His last Colorado show in Boulder at The Fox Theater SOLD OUT in under 5 hours after going on sale. Although this venue is around 3 times the size of The Fox, tickets are already half sold out. They are also on sale now for $17 while they last. Don’t wait and get forced to buy tickets over face value. Trust us when we say this is going to be a night to remember, you don’t want to miss out. Also included is an exclusive remix from GRiZ of The Who – “Behind Blue Eyes”.

 Purchase Tickets Here: http://www.ogdentheater.net/eventdetail.php?id=39410

UPDATE: The show is completely SOLD-OUT! There will be 30 tickets left at the door day of show for $20. They will be on a first come first serve basis. Thanks everyone who grabbed a ticket in time! This is going to one to remember!

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Here is a sampling of some of the latest GRiZ tunes, including a bonus throwback exclusive remix to The Who – “Blue Eyes” that we featured on our SnowBall 2012 Mixtape last year, which is pretty cool because Griz will be one of the headliners at this year’s SnowBall Music Festival as Grizmatik (Griz + Gramatik).

GRiZ & Big Gigantic – Power

Grizmatik (GRiZ & Gramatik) – Digital Liberation is Mad Freedom

BONUS: The Who – Blue Eyes (GRiZ Remix) | Download

SnowBall Music Festival 2013 Complete Massive Lineup

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It already been announced that the massive 3 day long Colorado snow music festival SnowBall had relocated from the Vail area to Winter Park for 2013. The festival has always had one of the freshest most diverse lineups not just in Colorado but on the West coast. They have consistently had a great blend of the hottest new electronic, live band, and hip-hop acts all at the same festival to enjoy while freezing your ass off. Well now for the big switch of locations, this lineup completely makes up for the move. The headliners include past attendee Colorado electronic icon Pretty Lights who knows how to shut a festival down. STS9 makes their highly anticipated debut Snow festival appearance which is sure to be one to remember. Rowdytown headliner, fellow Colorado Native Big Gigantic are set to unleash their new stage setup. The man bringing real hip-hop back to American mainstream… Kendrick Lamar. One of our favorite rising Electro stars Porter Robinson is set to have a epic headlining performance. Datsik will probably drop bass louder then you have ever heard.. literally. Flying Lotus is one of the most intelligent producers and will take you too another world with his future sounding productions. The collaboration project between GRiZ and Gramatik aka Grizmatik will be performing their first official festival performance with live production. And those are only the headliners playing the festival, look above / below at the rest of the jaw dropping lineup. These are more then enough reason to rage in the freezing snow for 3 days for an unforgettable weekend filled with snow and music. Hope to see everyone out in the snow this year!

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[GIVEAWAY] Decadence New Years Eve Event ft. Zeds Dead, Wolfgang Gartner, Krewella, Flosstradamus, ATB & More : Contest Giveaway

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2012 is coming to an end and there are some incredible events to be attending this New Years Eve, and we are in the holiday spirit. Light All Night in Dallas and Snow Globe in Lake Tahoe, and then Decadence takes the place for the best electronic event in the Rocky Mountain area in Denver, Colorado taking place at the luxarious Colorado Convention Center. Last year the event hosted Flux Pavillion & Doctor P, Bad Boy Bill & Feed Me among others. This year year the event 2 rooms featuring Zeds Dead, Mimosa, Flosstradamus, ATB, Wolfgang Gartner, Krewella & Paul Basic among others. This event is thrown by Triad Dragons, the amazing crew that brings us Global Dance Festival to Red Rocks every summer among other huge EDM events throughout the year. Purchase tickets here and enter to win some for you and your friends. Hope to see all our Colorado fans out there!

Purchase Tickets to Decadence | Decadence Website

We are excited to announce that we are teaming up with Triad to bring you a HUGE NYE Giveaway. We are giving away a VIP 4 pack and 5 General Admission tickets. Read below on details to enter.

Enter for you chance to win:

1st Place Prize of a 4 pack of VIP tickets

2nd Place Prize of 2 General Admission Tickets

(2 Winners Will Be Picked)

Here’s the 3 steps to enter the contest

1. “Like” or “Tweet” this contest blog post

2. “Like” the Global Dance Festival and Thissongissick.com Facebook Pages

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3. “Share” the post on our facebook wall and “Comment” on the facebook post answering “Why you want to spend your New Years at Decadence?”

Congratulations to the winners Brooke Balsley and Stephani Robberts!

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Big Gigantic – Colorado Mountain High : Marijuana Becomes Legal In Colorado Tribute BANGER

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Yes the title is correct. Amendment 64 just got passed in the election last night. Meaning that on January 1st in Colorado Marijuana will be legal. Anyone over the age of 21 will be allowed to posses up to an 1 ounce of Marijuana.

To honor this historic occasion Colorado electronic duo and one of Thissongissick’s favorites Big Gigantic droped a fresh new track “Colorado Mountain High”. This massive bass packed track featuring some samples from Lil Wayne creates potentially one of the best hardest hitting Colorado anthems I’ve ever heard. The song is fittingly 4 minutes and 20 seconds long. Turn this up, light one up, enjoy!

Big Gigantic – Colorado Mountain High | Direct Download

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Knife Party Haunted House Tour vs Skrillex Spooky Tings Halloween 2012: 5 Shows (New York, California, Colorado, Chicago)

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Friday, October 26th – Pier 94, New York | Buy Tickets

Saturday, October 27th – Congress Theater, Chicago | Buy Tickets

Wednesday, October 31st – 1st Bank Center, Colorado (W/ SKRILLEX) | Buy Tickets

Friday, November 2nd – Fox Theater, Oakland, CA | Buy Tickets

Saturday, November 3rd – Day of the Dead, Los Angeles, CA | Buy Tickets

Knife Party has just announced The Haunted House Tour, a Halloween run of concerts hitting 6 cities in just over a week. Friday, October 26th they will be kicking off the tour in New York at Pier 94, Saturday, October 27th in Chicago, IL at Congress Theater.

Then on October 31st, Halloween day, they will be hitting Colorado and taking over the 1st Bank Center alongside Skrillex, where he tore the place down last Halloween alongside Nero.

Finishing up the tour with Friday, November 2nd in Oakland, CA at Fox Theater, then ending in Los Angeles, CA at Day Of the Dead Music Festival.

All tickets are on sale now, look above for ticket links

You Can Purchase Tickets to the Colorado Knife Party date featuring Skrillex starting Friday, September 14th at 10am here.

BONUS AUDIO: Knife Party – Internet Friends (Revolvr Bootleg) | Download

 

 

Mumford & Sons – I Will Wait (Music Video) : Amazing Music Video Shot At Red Rocks Amphitheater

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Mumford & Sons have been added as another great group to play at one of my favorite venues in the world, Red Rocks Amphitheater. This video shows them playing their newest single “I Will Wait” live, and with such energy. I missed this show and was regretting the second I saw friends instagramming how amazing it looked, and the regret has only gotten to an absolute max after seeing this video. This song is on their upcoming Babel album, due out September 24th. Watch and escape to Red Rocks for 5 minutes. Enjoy!

Mumford & Sons – I Will Wait | Pre-Order Album Here

Skylab Blackout Music Festival : Porter Robinson, Zedd, Gareth Emery, Borgore, and more : Contest + Music

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Triad Dragons, the people who have brought Global Dance Festival, (the epic EDM festival at Red Rocks Amphitheater her in  Colorado), have also been throwing another electronic event for years called Skylab with a futuristic space theme taking place at Denver Coliseum in Denver, Colorado. Wolfgang Gartner played 2 years ago, and Avicii played last year, this time around they have brought out one of their biggest lineups yet. Porter Robinson and Zedd are going to be headlining with a special Back 2 Back set, Gareth Emery, bass heavy hitters Downlink and Borgore and more. It’s going to be a straight EDM space themed event filled with huge light displays, loud music, and good times. Make sure you grab tickets, and enter to win a pair of VIP tickets below.

Buy Tickets or Skylab Blackout Here | Skylab Blackout Website

SEE CONTEST TO WIN VIP PASSES BELOW!

Porter Robinson – Language | Beatport

Zedd – Spectrum | Beatport

Cedric Gervais – Molly (Borgore Remix) | Direct Download

Enter to win a pair of VIP passes to Skylab BLACKOUT

Winners picked September 18th at 8pm MST 

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