Folk/Acoustic

PHOTOS: Rodrigo y Gabriela Red Rocks Amphitheatre show (review)

Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Red Rocks, 8/17/14

When Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo joined Rodrigo y Gabriela onstage at Red Rocks on Sunday, it showed the true strength of the flamenco guitar duo — but not in the way you’d expect.



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: 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.



Album Review: Ethan Johns, “The Reckoning”

Album Review: Ethan Johns, "The Reckoning"

If the rule is failure for producer-turned-performer, Ethan Johns’ Ryan Adams-produced “The Reckoning” proves a lovely exception.



PHOTOS: Ryan Adams, Father John Misty Fox Theatre show for FMQB

FMQB Run River North, Lucius, Jeremy Messersmith, Father John Misty, Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams and Father John Misty hammed it up for the Fox Theatre’s 450-capacity room in Boulder on Thursday night.



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.



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.



Photos: Amos Lee, Colorado Symphony at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 8-1-14

Amos Lee

Amos Lee headlined Red Rocks Ampitheatre for the first time on Saturday night and was joined by the Colorado Symphony.



Lollapalooza 2014 photos: OutKast, Eminem, Kings of Leon and more

Lollapalooza 2014

Splattered with scattered rain showers, more than 300,000 fans gathered at Chicago’s Grant Park this weekend for Lollapalooza 2014.



Best Colorado shows this week: Chromeo, Ray LaMontagne and more

Chromeo @ the Ogden Theatre

Chromeo, Ray LaMontagne and more make our list of best Colorado shows this week.