Joe McCabe

Live review: Andrew Bird @ Chautauqua Auditorium

Seeing Andrew Bird perform live is always an intimate and somewhat intimidating affair, especially when he performs solo. It’s easy to get spellbound in Bird’s meticulous attention to his craft — and his sold-out show at Boulder’s Chautauqua Auditorium Wednesday night proved no exception.

Live review: Cults @ Larimer Lounge

Her short summer dress, flowing dark black hair and endless jog from side to side notwithstanding, the one thing that drew me into the vision of Cults’ Madeline Follin at the Larimer Lounge Monday night was the simple fact that she sports no visible ink, anywhere.

Live review: Soundgarden @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

The Soundgarden show at Red Rocks last night -- the one where a shaggily-bearded Chris Cornell broadcast his trademark wail across a sold-out crowd, where 12-year-olds and their halter-top wearing moms alike headbanged to “Spoonman” and “Fell On Black Days” -- wasn’t supposed to happen.