Live Reviews

Pearl Jam at the Pepsi Center in Denver (photos, review)

Pearl Jam @ Pepsi Center / by John Leyba

It had been 11 years since Pearl Jam last headlined a show in Denver, and on Wednesday night at the Pepsi Center the band proved that it was well worth the wait.



Little Dragon at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (review)

Little Dragon managed to turn the cavernous vibe of the Ogden Theatre into a pulsating euro disco with thundering bass that occasionally obscured Yukimi Nagano's vocals.

Little Dragon managed to turn the cavernous vibe of the Ogden Theatre into a pulsating euro disco with thundering bass that occasionally obscured Yukimi Nagano’s vocals.



Foxygen at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Foxygen at the Bluebird Theater on 10/20/14.

Foxygen frontman Sam France is a beautiful, eye-linered rock and roll mess, and the band’s raucous show at the Bluebird Theater in Denver on Monday night was much the same: pretty, fun, and messy.



Treasure Island Music Festival 2014 photos: OutKast, Alt-J, the New Pornographers and more

Treasure Island Music Festival - Jon Bauer

Treasure Island Music Festival 2014 brought sets from OutKast, Alt-J, the New Pornographers and more to San Francisco on Oct. 18-19.



Odesza at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos)

Odesza - Ogden Theater | 10/18/14

Glowing gloves and bear costumes dotted the sold out Ogden Theatre crowd on Saturday for a night with Seattle electronic duo Odesza.



Big Freedia at the Bluebird Theater in Denver (photos, review)

Big Freedia at The Bluebird Theater on 10/14/14.

Big Freedia brought enough shaking and twerking to the Bluebird Theater on Tuesday to fulfill Denver’s yearly booty quota.



American Authors, the Mowgli’s at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

American Authors

American Authors headlined what was essentially a living Honda Civic commercial at the Ogden Theatre in Denver on Tuesday.



Nas at the Paramount Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

Nas at Paramount Theater 10.12.14

Thanks to context from the documentary “Time is Illmatic,” Nas’ performance at the Paramount Theatre in Denver brought new life to his legendary 1994 album.



The New Pornographers at the Gothic Theatre in Englewood (review)

New Pornographers didn't have much room for elaborate stage production at the Gothic Theatre with a set that included 26 songs and eight band members to juggle.

The New Pornographers didn’t have much room for elaborate stage production at the Gothic Theatre with a set that included 26 songs and eight band members to juggle.



The War on Drugs at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos, review)

War On Drugs @ Ogden 10/10/14

At the tightly packed Ogden Theatre in Denver, The War on Drugs was more polished and more relaxed than when they played to a smaller crowd at the Bluebird Theatre in March.