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PHOTOS: Rodrigo y Gabriela Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review)

Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Red Rocks, 8/17/14

When Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo joined Rodrigo y Gabriela onstage at Red Rocks on Sunday, it showed the true strength of the flamenco guitar duo — but not in the way you’d expect.



PHOTOS: Pretty Lights, Colorado Symphony Red Rocks show, night one

Pretty Lights at Red Rocks 08/08/14

Pretty Lights played for about six hours on Friday, kicking off two nights at Red Rocks that included sets with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.



Man, or Astro-Man? at the Larimer Lounge, 7-19-14 (photos, review)

Man or Astro-Man, Sallie Ford Larimer

Man, or Astro-Man? landed in Denver on Saturday night and wowed a rowdy group of longtime fans with more than an hour of fast, sample-laden guitar instrumentals (and some with lyrics), goofy sci-fi visuals and often hilarious banter.



Amen Dunes at Lost Lake Lounge, 7-14-14 (review)

Amen Dunes at Lost Lake Lounge, 7-14-14 (review)

Damon McMahon, frontman for Amen Dunes is a study in easy understatement. In front of a packed house at the Lost Lake Lounge last Monday night, McMahon led the trio that makes up the touring version of Amen Dunes through an hour of passionate, liquid freak folk, the likes of which Denver hasn’t seen since Angels of Light last visited.



Guided by Voices at the Gothic Theatre, 6-4-14 (photos, review)

Guided By Voices and Bobby Bare Jr. @ the Gothic Theatre 6-4-14

How many songs is too many? There’s never enough for Guided by Voices fans.



Global Dub Festival 2014 photos: Krewella, Datsik and more at Red Rocks

Global Dub Festival 2014

Global Dub Festival 2014 brought sets from Krewella, Datsik, Crizzly, Pegboard Nerds and more to Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Friday.



Slayer at the Fillmore Auditorium, 5-10-14 (photos, review)

Slayer

Slayer played a lackluster show at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver on Saturday, even chiding the audience for being too loud at a metal show.



The Glitch Mob at the Fillmore Auditorium, 4-25-14 (photos, review)

GlitchMobFillmore

The Glitch Mob threatens to shake up the staid, live EDM scene with an engaging and explosive performance that it brought to Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium on Friday.



Flume at the Gothic Theatre, 4-17-14 (photos, review)

Flume - Gothic 04/17/14

At 22 years old, Flume (aka Harley Streten) has seen a career’s worth of success. The question after his sold out Gothic Theatre show on Thursday is: Can he keep it going?



Angel Olsen at Larimer Lounge, 3-10-14 (review)

Thanks to her intense stage presence, powerful voice and command of the Larimer Lounge crowd, Angel Olsen showed why she is a band to watch at SXSW this week. Photo by Zia Anger.

Thanks to her intense stage presence, powerful voice and command of the Larimer Lounge crowd, Angel Olsen showed why she is a band to watch at SXSW this week.