Skrillex at Red Rocks Amphitheatre day two, 6-21-14 (photos, review)

Skrillex (6/21)

A soft breeze flowed through Red Rocks and the stars were clear, providing the perfect backdrop for Skrillex’s interstellar obsession. But even as night dropped on Saturday, it would be a few more hours until his mothership officially landed at the mountain amphitheater.

Skrillex at Red Rocks Amphitheatre day one, 6-20-14 (photos, review)

Skrillex plays Red Rocks on 6/20/14.

Enclosed in the cockpit of a giant neon mothership, Skrillex exalted Red Rocks Amphitheatre with a shower riffs and the type of deep bellowing synth-surges that have come to exemplify his sound on Friday.

Red Rocks shooting: Gunman fires on vehicle carrying Schoolboy Q

Police put this man in handcuffs during an investigation into a shooting that occurred at Red Rocks Amphitheater Thursday night, June 19, 2014. Three individuals in a Chevy Suburban stopped by police at 7th Avenue and Kalamath Street were taken to a hospital with gunshot wounds. (Karl Gehring, The Denver Post)

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office was investigating a triple shooting late Thursday night that happened following a Nas, Schoolboy Q and Flying Lotus concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.

Skrillex on the Bonnaroo Superjam, “macho” dubstep, Red Rocks noise restrictions and more

Skrillex @ 1stBank Center

Ahead of his two nights at Red Rocks, Reverb caught up with Skrillex to chat about the Bonnaroo Superjam, collaborating with live instruments, the “macho” stigma of dubstep, Pretty Lights and more.

Is Skrillex no longer dubstep’s pariah?

Skrillex Red Rocks 2012

Three years ago Skrillex was called the most hated man in dubstep. Now, after his new LP “Recess,” fans, critics and even dubstep purists are starting to come around.

Watch Cut Copy’s “Meet Me In A House Of Love” video

Cut Copy @ Ogden Theatre 10/4/2011

Cut Copy takes minimalism to a new level in the video for “Meet Me in the House of Love.”

Governors Ball 2014: Jack White, the Strokes and more (photos, review)

Governors Ball - Day 2

Jack White battled Skrillex and the Strokes made a loving comeback to festival stages at day two of Governors Ball 2014.

10 best albums of 2014 (so far): Future Islands, Beck and more

SXSW 2014 - Day 3

With half the year in the can, Reverb ranks the ten best albums of 2014 so far.

Lindsey Stirling at the 1stBank Center, 5-30-14 (photos)

Lindsey Stirling @ 1st Bank Center 5/30/14

YouTube sensation Lindsey Stirling brought her classical-contemporary hybrid to the 1stBank Center in Broomfield on Friday.

Bassnectar at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 5-31-14 (photos, review)

Bassnectar @ Red Rocks 5/31/14

Bassnectar closed out a four-night Colorado run on Saturday with a sold out performance at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.