Live Reviews

REVIEW: Bruno Mars Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre show

Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

In a flash of confetti and personality, Bruno Mars returned for his third Colorado show in a little more than a year on Sunday, facing a crowd of nearly 19,000 roaring fans at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre.



PHOTOS: The Baseball Project, the Minus 5 Oriental Theater show (review)

The Baseball Project @ The Oriental, 8/15/14

A decent-sized crowd dotted with baseball jerseys and grey hair showed up to the Oriental Theater for a great triple bill of indie bands headlined by supergroup, the Baseball Project.



Folks Festival 2014 photos, review: Dispatch, Brandi Carlile, Randy Newman and more

Folks Festival at Planet Bluegrass 8/15-17/14

“I’m here to say how important Planet Bluegrass and Lyons are to Colorado,” shouted Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper before introducing Imelda May at the Folks Festival on Saturday evening.



PHOTOS: Chive Fest Denver with Edward Sharpe, Cold War Kids and more (review)

Chive Fest @ City Park 8/16/14

Like a semester-ending frat party, Chive Fest Denver is a place where irony is not welcome, or lost altogether.



PHOTOS: Beck Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review, video)

Beck @ Red Rocks 8/15/14

Beck is a master of styles, and on Friday night he returned to Red Rocks for the first time in more than a decade to give a razor sharp performance that spanned the gamut of American music.



PHOTOS: Jenny Lewis Bluebird Theater show (review)

Jenny Lewis @ Bluebird Theatre 8/14/14

Never missing a chance to wink and smile, Jenny Lewis delighted her rabid fans at the Bluebird Theater on Thursday.



PHOTOS: The Head and the Heart, Iron & Wine Red Rocks show review

The Head and the Heart @ Red Rocks 8/14/14

The Head and the Heart, Iron and Wine/Sam Beam and opening act Houndmouth all confessed that they weren’t sure the show would go on at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Thursday.



PHOTOS: Sheryl Crow Denver Botanic Gardens show

Sheryl Crow @ Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield 08/13/14

“I love Colorado,” shouted Sheryl Crow to a sold-out, 5,000-strong crowd at the Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield venue on Wednesday night.



PHOTOS: Santana, Rod Stewart Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre review

Rod Stewart and Santana @ Fiddlers Green

Though the blending of Santana and Rod Stewart’s co-headlining set at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre on Tuesday didn’t quite make sense, Carlos Santana likes to justify it with: We both “love to make women crazy.”



PHOTOS: B.B. King Denver Botanic Gardens review

BB King 2014

B.B. King’s a legend, hero, a breathing example of American musical history, and Monday’s performance at the Denver Botanic Gardens was a sobering reminder that he’s also just human.