Live Reviews

PHOTOS: Shawn Colvin Boulder Theater show

Shawn Colvin at Boulder Theater 08/07/14

Shawn Colvin’s organic approach and wry wit made the Boulder Theater seem even more intimate than it is on Thursday.



PHOTOS: Foster the People, Lykke Li Red Rocks show

Foster The People @ Red Rock 8/6/14

The odd (at second glance) pairing of Swedish singer-songwriter Lykke Li’s melancholia and LA’s eager-to-please, Teen Choice Award winning band, Foster the People, drew a near sold-out, young, primarily female crowd on a perfect Wednesday summer night at Red Rocks.



PHOTOS: Boston, the Doobie Brothers Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre show

Boston at Fiddlers Green

Boston and the Doobie Brothers rolled out their classic album rock and transformed Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre into a giant, open-air karaoke bar on Wednesday.



REVIEW: Lady Gaga Denver Pepsi Center show

Lady Gaga performs at the Pepsi Center on Aug. 6, 2014.

Lady Gaga uses the term “art” twice in the official title of her tour, “ArtRave: The Artpop Ball.” She yelled the word repeatedly at her Pepsi Center crowd on Wednesday in Denver.



Chromeo, Cut Copy, Flume at Red Rocks, 8-5-14 (photos, review)

Chromeo - Red Rocks

It didn’t really matter which songs Chromeo or Cut Copy played. On a Tuesday night, Red Rocks was sold out and very ready to party.



Chicago, REO Speedwagon at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 8-4-14 (photos, review)

REO Speedwagon & Chicago @ Red Rocks

Chicago and REO Speeedwagon’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre show on Monday culminated in a huge third set featuring both bands on stage together.



Snarky Puppy at the Ogden theatre, 8-3-14 (review)

Snarky Puppy performed at the Ogden Theatre on Aug. 3, 2014.

Weaving its jazz-influenced, worldly funk melodies into dense tiers of booty-shaking rhythm, the Snarky Puppy collective captured the Ogden Theatre Sunday with a symphonic spectacle.



Warren Haynes, Colorado Symphony at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)

Warren Haynes Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra 08/03/14

For the second straight summer, guitar chameleon Warren Haynes celebrated the music of Jerry Garcia backed by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra at Red Rocks.



Kacey Musgraves at the Ogden Theatre, 8-2-14 (review)

Kacey Musgraves performs at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on July 20, 2013. Photos by Steve Hostetler, heyreverb.com.

Beauty isn’t often considered a handicap in show business. But for Texas-native Kacey Musgraves, her siren sex appeal seems to obscure her exemplary songwriting chops and overshadow her craft.



Railroad Earth at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 8-2-14 (photos, review)

Railroad Earth Red Rocks 08/02/14

Railroad Earth played until almost 1 a.m. at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on a summery Saturday night in the foothills.