Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Does Beck’s chameleon approach to music work in 2014?

Does Beck's chameleon approach to music work in 2014?

Friday marks just over 11 years since Beck last played Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre. But in more than a decade, how has Beck fared? The artist we know as Beck found success by defying predictability. That’s an accomplishment that feels much more difficult to pull off today.

Watch the Avett Brothers’ 14-minute Red Rocks documentary

The Avett Bros @ Red Rocks 2014 Night 2

The Avett Brothers certainly have a sweet spot for Red Rocks Amphitheatre — enough to film an entire 14-minute documentary about it.

PHOTOS: Fall Out Boy, Paramore Red Rocks show

Fall Out Boy & Paramore

Fall Out Boy and Paramore brought their co-headlining Monumentour to Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Tuesday night.

PHOTOS: Pretty Lights, Colorado Symphony Red Rocks show, night two

Pretty Lights @ Red Rocks 8/9/14

The best part of Pretty Lights’ second of two sold out Red Rocks shows was also the briefest, the third set with members of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.

PHOTOS: Pretty Lights, Colorado Symphony Red Rocks show, night one

Pretty Lights at Red Rocks 08/08/14

Pretty Lights played for about six hours on Friday, kicking off two nights at Red Rocks that included sets with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.

PHOTOS: Ray LaMontagne Red Rocks Amphitheatre show

Ray LaMontagne @ Red Rocks 8/7/14

On Thursday, Ray LaMontagne brought that rasp, donned a fedora and wowed a sold-out Red Rocks crowd.

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.

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.

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.