Snowmass Mammoth Fest 2015 photos: Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings and more

Fans braved lightning and intermittent rain -- at one point so bad it forced evacuation from the venue -- and the constant lure of Nutella-laced mini donuts to experience this weekend’s third annual Snowmass Mammoth Fest in the Town Park in Snowmass Village, which culminated in the glory that was the “Wheels of Soul,” defined as the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings and Doyle Bramhall II, that served as the finale Sunday night.

Lettuce and the Motet at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)

"I want to thank ya’ll. It rained… and ya’ll stayed!” Lettuce's Nigel Hall told a sold-out, waterlogged crowd on Friday at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. A torrential downpour wasn’t enough to keep the hometown jam favorites in the Motet and funk super-group Lettuce from throwing one of the most memorable parties of the 2015 Red Rocks season.

Hot Chip at the Ogden Theatre in Denver (photos)

London-based indie electro-pop group Hot Chip played a sold out Ogden Theatre on May 28, making for another summer dance party on Colfax. The band was formed in the same early 2000s wave of indie dance that spawned Chromeo and LCD Soundsystem, and after more than a decade of touring, they’ve clearly had time to refine their show.