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  • Widespread Panic lit up Red Rocks for their three-night opener on Friday, June 23.

    Fans revel at Red Rocks for Widespread Panic three-night opener

    It was uncharacteristically cool for the opening night of Widespread Panic’s annual three-night run at Red Rocks, which usually comes around the summer solstice. The band returned to the famed venue in 2017 after passing a milestone last year of 50 consecutive sold out shows, a record that the...
  • Concerts and shows to check out July 4th weekend in Denver 2017

    Concerts and shows to check out July 4th weekend in Denver 2017

    The Denver area is more than ready to celebrate the July 4 holiday. There are a number of great concerts in the area for the holiday weekend. Those looking to get outside and enjoy the day can easily find a show in their favorite genre to attend. Here are just a few options. Deftones June 30 @ 6:3...
  • About Face: Boulder's biggest vocal band talks roots, Red Rocks debut and more

    About Face: Boulder's biggest vocal band talks roots, Red Rocks debut and more

    Face Vocal Band consider themselves a rock group. They just don’t look like it. “By instrumentation, you would call us a cappella because we’re all vocal,” says Mark Megibow, the beat-boxer/ vocal percussionist/ pneumatic drummer for Face. “But really the genre is rock music. We try to create that...
  • Matt Farley

    Photos: Ryan Adams returns to Red Rocks

    The Ryan Adams faithful gathered at Red Rocks on Tuesday (June 20). A cloud billowed to the left of Creation Rock; every now and again lightning flashed and a few drops of rain sprinkled, refreshing after the 95-degree day. While there were no pinball machines or classic video games, stacks of...
  • From performances to food and lodging, your complete guide to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience

    From performances to food and lodging, your complete guide to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience

    Ah...Aspen in June. The majestic peaks are still capped with snow but the weather is balmy. And the town’s namesake, the aspen trees, shimmer and whisper in the summer breeze. That’s probably all one needs to know to get in gear and head up to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience, taking place...
  • Complete guide to July 4th in Denver 2017

    Complete guide to July 4th in Denver 2017

    It's almost time to paint the Mile High City red, white and blue. This year, July 4th is on a Tuesday, which might seem like a downer, but that just means Independence Day will becomes Independence Weekend and Denver has plenty planned to make it a weekend to remember. Check out these handy guides...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Jon Batiste

    5 things you didn't know about Jon Batiste

    You might know him as the bandleader on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” But pianist Jon Batiste is so much more. Batiste is a composer, educator and multi-instrumentalist who has dabbled in a wide-variety of genres. Since forming his band Stay Human while at Juilliard in 2005, Batiste has...
  • 5 things you didn't know about Lisa Fischer

    5 things you didn't know about Lisa Fischer

    Singer and songwriter Lisa Fischer is perhaps most well-known for her work as a backup singer, most notably with the Rolling Stones. Fischer has sung with The Stones on every one of their tours since 1989. After singing with the legendary band for so long, Fischer has developed her own following...
  • Face Vocal Band announce winning bands that will open for them at Red Rocks on Aug. 6

    Face Vocal Band announce winning bands that will open for them at Red Rocks on Aug. 6

    The Boulder-based Face Vocal Band are both celebrating and giving back to the local music scene at their first-ever Red Rocks performance on Aug. 6. In addition to donating $5 of every ticket sold to support Colorado music education, the five-man vocal group also invited local artists to enter a...
  • Family friendly July 4th events in Denver 2017

    Family friendly July 4th events in Denver 2017

    The 4th of July in Denver will be a splendid time for families to come together and celebrate everything there is to be an American. There will be a plethora of events that will be geared to the entire family for America’s birthday, and if you’re searching for the best events Denver has to offer...
  • Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Denver 2017

    Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Denver 2017

    Denver is one of the best cities in America to celebrate the 4th of July. Why? Because the area will have a plethora of firework displays that will light up the Rocky Mountain sky, and if you’re on the hunt for some 4th of July fireworks, here are the five best that you can take in on America’s...
  • BoomBox will be back in Denver in December to ring in the New Year.

    Colorado favorites BoomBox announce 3-night New Year's stand at the Gothic

    We may be in the midst of the summer, but it’s never too early to begin making your New Year’s plans. The funktronic band BoomBox have just announced a three-night run at the Gothic Theatre in Denver, which should be a fun NYE option for the band’s many fans in the Mile High City. Like they did last...
  • Denver Comic Con: 'The Burning Metronome' creators talk new trade book, Denver scene and more

    Denver Comic Con: 'The Burning Metronome' creators talk new trade book, Denver scene and more

    The best science fiction allows us to explore the nature of mankind through the prism of the fantastic. Pitched as a hybrid of “The Twilight Zone” and “The Usual Suspects,” the new comic “The Burning Metronome” doesn’t shy away from pressing social issues like police brutality, but its skillful...
  • Kevin Staunton

    Photos: Dead & Company return to Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado

    The latest incarnation of the Grateful Dead, Dead & Company, returned to Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado for a two-night run Friday and Saturday, June 9 and 10. The band features three of the four original Grateful Dead surviving members in guitarist Bob Weir, drummer Bill Kreutzmann and...
  • Red Rocks Classic Rock Offer brings you the music of Brit Floyd, ABBA and more for one low price

    Red Rocks Classic Rock Offer brings you the music of Brit Floyd, ABBA and more for one low price

    There’s a famous quote attributed to H. Jackson Brown, Jr.: “When you look back on your life, you'll regret the things you didn't do more than the ones you did.” Music fans who missed out on seeing Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, The Beatles or ABBA can undoubtedly vouch for that one. Whether due to death...
  • Michael McDonald is back with a new album and young fan base

    Interview: Michael McDonald talks new album, playing with Thundercat and why he's having more fun than ever

    There are few jobs that get more enjoyable the longer you work them; by the age of 65, most of us are ready to step away from our careers and ease into the warm waters of retirement. But that's not the case for Michael McDonald. Nearly 50 years into his legendary music career, the five-time Grammy...
  • Free family events for Father's Day weekend in Denver 2017

    Free family events for Father's Day weekend in Denver 2017

    Now that Mother’s Day has passed, it's time to show dad some love. Denver is prepared to do just that on Father’s Day 2017. Most families across the Denver area will probably throw dad a cook-out or take him out to eat, which aren’t bad options; but if you really want to do something special for...
  • Miles Chrisinger

    Photos: Chromeo and Rüfüs du Sol brought the electro-funk to Red Rocks

    A funky dance party went down at Red Rocks on Thursday night when electronic groups Chromeo and Rüfüs du Sol came to Colorado for Funk on The Rocks. Chromeo and Rüfüs du Sol were also joined by Claptone and Hayden James, who got the festivities kicked off. As is often the case with shows at Red...
  • Find out how to get tickets to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience by volunteering

    Find out how to get tickets to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass June Experience by volunteering

    Volunteering is a great way to score festival passes. You can also feel good about contributing to the success of your favorite festie. This year Jazz Aspen Snowmass is looking for volunteers to help with parking, ushering and green team efforts at their June Experience at the Benedict Music Tent in...
  • Free family events for Memorial Day weekend in Denver 2017

    Free family events for Memorial Day weekend in Denver 2017

    You know the hot weather has arrived in Denver when Memorial Day weekend rolls around. Not only is this the official start of summer in the Mile High City, but it’s also the time when we celebrate those who have sacrificed for the red, white, and blue. So if you are looking for free family events...
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