Photo essays: Monolith Music Festival @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Phoenix singer Thomas Mars and his band ably filled in for MSTRKRFT on the Monolith main stage on Sunday. Photo by Lewis Cooper. Denver Post pop music critic Ricardo Baca and A&E reporter John Wenzel brought you our daily Monolith Music Festival coverage this weekend, including write-ups and photo essays from Day 1 and Day 2, but there's still more.

Silver Jews, Monotonix @ the Bluebird Theater

Silver Jews leader David Berman, in all his shadowy eminence, is eager to tell you what it's like. Photos by Joe McCabe. Silver Jews hint at the poetic brilliance of their music with just a glance at their song titles: "Smith & Jones Forever," "Federal Dust," "Horseleg Swastikas," "Slow Education," "Suffering Jukebox," "San Francisco B.C., " etc.