Carrie Underwood at the Pepsi Center

Wednesday night, former "American Idol" star Carrie Underwood performed a glitzy show at the Pepsi Center on the latest stop of her Storyteller Tour. Fellow country musicians Easton Corbin and The Swon Brothers opened.

Live review: Carrie Underwood @ the 1stBank Center

I must confess straightaway that before her concert last Thursday at 1stBank Center in Broomfield, I’d never really heard Carrie Underwood. I had heard of her, of course — as has everybody even loosely connected to the American music scene, since Underwood wound up on top of "American Idol's" fourth season.