X weird and wonderful at Summit Music Hall

Friday night at the Summit Music Hall, seminal LA punk band X gave a new meaning to the term “all ages show.” The audience included little kids wearing noise cancelling headphones, adolescents with their parents, an assortment of Denver rockabilly, punk and goth kids, as well as an array of gray-hairs and no-hairs.

Tesseract at Summit Music Hall

Tesseract brought its angular, technical metal to an enthusiastic, young crowd at the Summit Music Hall Saturday night. Despite the dark light show, the band bludgeoned forward as a unit, playing quirky, dynamic shifts that made up in musicianship what it lacked it melody.