Chris Stapleton sets up and bowls over a sold-out Fillmore Auditorium
The good news: Chris Stapleton, the bearded bard of country music, took the stage Thursday night at the Fillmore Auditorium and delivered two hours of authentic country that at burned and blurred the line of blues and rock.
Railroad Earth brings peace to Fillmore Auditorium on Saturday (night two)
Railroad Earth opened their second show at the Fillmore with more energy than the night before. Saturday saw the venue far less packed than Friday (it takes time to hide eggs and baskets), which gave fans more room to dance to the funky beats Earth laid down.
Coheed and Cambria takes over Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium
Coheed and Cambria closed the current leg of their The Color Before the Sun Tour at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver on Sunday night. The band is touring on the album of the same name which they released in 2015.
Railroad Earth bring Nershi along for top shelf make-up show (night one)
Railroad Earth was forced to postpone last month’s show due to an illness, so when they rolled into the first of a two-night stint at The Fillmore Auditorium on Friday, it was clear fans were ready to start “chasin a rainbow.” Opening with “Happy Song,” the band quickly led fans into “420” and “Storms.” The breath and depth the band explores in every song makes it impossible to classify their sound as bluegrass, newgrass or some kind of funk infused awesomeness.
Thirty years later, the spirit of Megadeth rages on (review + photos)
If there’s one thing that’s stable about Megadeth, it’s their instability. Founded, fronted and fueled by the legendarily erratic Dave Mustaine, this is the 10th incarnation of the thrash metal icons, this time including long-time bassist Dave Ellefson (who returned in 2010 after a six-year hiatus), drummer Chris Adler (on loan from Lamb of God) and Brazilian guitar wizard Kiko Loureiro (formerly of Angra).
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony reward hip-hop nostalgists at the Fillmore Auditorium
By: John Underwood Schumm Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, the five-piece melodic hip-hop group from Cleveland, Ohio, is still spitting twenty one years after the release of “E.
Patti Smith celebrates 40 years of “Horses” with historic performance
Patti Smith: storyteller, artist, literati, mystic, revolutionary, mother, wife, muse, punk. All these identities were present in full force as Patti Smith and her band performed the iconic 1975 album “Horses” at San Francisco’s legendary Fillmore on December 29th.
Umphrey’s McGee closes four-night Fillmore stand
Well, Umphrey’s McGee sure gave Colorado something to cheer about this New Year’s weekend. The band played the Fillmore Auditorium four consecutive nights and gave fans a taste of just about everything: a hit-filled opening performance Wednesday night, a three-set marathon on New Year’s Eve, an intimate VIP Reel to Reel show with never before seen footage of the band on the 1st, and even a surprise sit in with friends in The String Cheese Incident at the 1st Bank Center on Friday.
Infamous Stringdusters play largest headlining show at Fillmore
Progressive bluegrass pioneers the Infamous Stringdusters returned to Colorado Saturday night to play their largest headlining show to date in the state, a performance at the Fillmore Auditorium with support from the Wood Brothers and Trout Steak Revival.
Trey Anastasio Band at The Fillmore Auditorium: Night Two
Conducting his band largely through leaping, Trey Anastasio wrapped his band’s 13-show fall tour Saturday at Denver’s Fillmore Auditorium, the purple-chandeliered venue he opened in 1999.
Trey Anastasio Band’s covers steal show at Fillmore Auditorium
The Trey Anastasio Band played the first ever show at the Fillmore Auditorium in May 1999, back when promoters handed out free posters and ice-cold apples at the end of each show.
King Diamond’s kicks off U.S. tour with theatrical Denver show
It was a fitting precursor to Halloween Thursday evening when Danish Metal veteran King Diamond stopped by the Fillmore Auditorium with a theatrical spectacle of a show to kick off his 2015 U.S. tour.
Xavier Rudd and the United Nations sow hope with dance
Australia's Xavier Rudd stepped onto the stage Saturday night at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver and began a droning tune on his didgeridoo that reverberated in the ears and chests of those in attendance.
Rowdy Fillmore greets Social Distortion on landmark album tour (photos)
Punk lifers Social Distortion celebrated the 25th anniversary of their landmark self-titled album on Wednesday night at the Fillmore Auditorium. The band played the LP in its entirety to a rowdy, sold-out crowd.
Meghan Trainor at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)
What's louder than Meghan Trainor's bass? A legion of 2,000 screaming girls, carrying signs and wrestling to get as close to the singer as possible.
Juicy J at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)
The formula for a Juicy J show consists of rapping, smoking and inviting girls on stage to twerk. The Memphis rapper stayed true to his nature for the Denver stop of his "THC: The Hustle Continues" tour at the Fillmore Auditorium on Saturday.
All Time Low at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)
"Hold on tight, this ride is a wild one," All Time Low vocalist Alex Gaskarth sang half way through the band's set on Saturday night at the Fillmore Auditorium.
The Replacements at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)
If we know one thing about rock bands, it‘s that you should never, ever … ever trust them when they tell you they are reuniting to play one final farewell tour.
Walk the Moon at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)
"We feel like we are on the precipice, near the top of that first hill on a roller coaster," Walk the Moon vocalist Nicholas Petricca said before wrapping up his band's largest headlining date in Denver.
Stone Temple Pilots 2015 spring tour includes a Denver date
For the first time since firing singer Scott Weiland in 2013, the Stone Temple Pilots will return to Colorado, the band announced Tuesday. The lineup of the band now features Dean DeLeo, Robert DeLeo, Eric Kretz and Chester Bennington of Linkin Park.
Marilyn Manson at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)
In his heyday, shock-rocker Marilyn Manson was big into theatrics, strutting across the stage on stilts, towering over podiums, and even engaging in simulated sex acts with burlesque dancers.
Ben Howard at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos)
Not even a cold could stop English folk-rocker Ben Howard from delivering a dynamic set to the capacity Fillmore Auditorium in Denver on Saturday. Though he was admittedly not feeling well, Howard still gave the audience a selection of tracks from his debut album "Every Kingdom" and his 2014 sophomore studio album "I Forget Where We Were." Touring in support of his latest release -- which has seen commercial success overseas -- Howard will stop in Los Angeles and Portland later this month.
New Year’s Eve 2014: STS9 at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (photos, review)
In 2014, STS9 (Sound Tribe Sector 9) had something to prove. Following the unexpected departure of founding bassist David Murphy early in the year, it was uncertain how, or if, things would go on.