Live Reviews

The Big Gig with Panic! at the Disco, Twenty One Pilots and more at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre (photos, review, video)

Big Gig 2014

For nearly eight hours on Saturday, Channel 93.3′s Big Gig brought a mix of rock, punk, pop and even folk music to the newly remodeled Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre.



DeVotchKa, Colorado Symphony Orchestra at Red Rocks, 7-17-14 (photos, review)

DeVotchKa @ Red Rocks . 7/17/14

An adventure of a performance, DeVotchKa played a sold out Red Rocks backed by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra. And if that wasn’t enough, they were joined by El Sistema Colorado and acrobats.



Journey, Steve Miller Band at the Pepsi Center, 7-16-14 (photos, review)

Journey and Steve Miller Band w/ Tower of Power at Pepsi Center 7/16/2014

Both Bay Area legends and both storied hitmakers from the ’70s and ’80s, Journey and the Steve Miller Band joined forces to bring nostalgia to the Pepsi Center on Wednesday.



Mac DeMarco at the Gothic Theatre, 7-14-14 (photos, review, video)

Mac DeMarco at the Gothic Theatre

As Mac DeMarco and his band brought endless summer guitar lines and Bart Simpson antics the sold out Gothic Theatre went wild on Monday.



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.



Cloud Nothings at the Larimer Lounge, 7-14-14 (review)

Cloud Nothings brought the sweat to the Larimer Lounge on Monday.

It was just as sweaty and loud at the Larimer Lounge on Monday night as anyone could hope a Cloud Nothings show to be.



Lauryn Hill at the Ogden Theatre, 7-13-14 (photos, review)

Ms Lauryn Hill - Ogden 07/13/14

Extra innings doesn’t seem to fully fit as a metaphor describing Ms. Lauryn Hill’s sprawling set at the Ogden Theatre on Sunday.



The Avett Brothers at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 7-13-14 (photos, review)

The Avett Bros @ Red Rocks 7/13/14

Chances are slim that any area Avett Brothers fan has much of a voice left this morning. Not after three glorious days of confessional sing-alongs and full-throated shout-alongs at Red Rocks.



DeVotchKa at Lost Lake Lounge, 7-13-14 (photos, review, video)

Devotchka at Lost Lake

DeVotchKa played a surprise show at the 75-capacity Lost Lake Lounge in Denver on Sunday.



The Avett Brothers at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 7-12-14 (photos, review)

The Avett Bros @ Red Rocks 2014 Night 2

Damp yet undaunted, the Red Rocks crowd wore everything from Gore-Tex to plastic trash bags to yoga mats as the Avett Brothers played through a downpour during their second of three nights at the mountain venue.