Neil Diamond at the 1stBank Center, 7/26/12 (photos and review)

Seventy-one-year-old Neil Diamond played Broomfield’s 1stBank Center last night to a packed crowd, playing hits spanning a 50-year career. Backed by a 14-piece band (including three background vocalists), Diamond showed why, during the '90s, he was the biggest concert draw in the world behind only U2.

Photo essay: Super Diamond @ the Boulder Theater

[photopress:diamond.jpg,full,pp_image]Don't mess with Surreal Neil's blinding shirt, 'else he will pull out some "Sweet Caroline" charm on you. Photo by Nathan Rist. Costumed fans were in full force at the Boulder Theater on Friday.