Winter on the Rocks: Big Grams, Adventure club kick off Red Rocks season
Winter on the Rocks is a fun tradition that gambles on the willingness for Colorado teenagers and party people to dress in ⅓ fur, ⅓ bikinis, ⅓ ski goggles and dance in possible/probable snow from 7pm to midnight at the end of January.
Brand New, Modest Mouse to play joint Red Rocks show
Emo-kids-turned-ill-adjusted adults and indie-kids-turned-ill-adjusted adults, unite! Brand New and Modest Mouse have announced a joint tour this summer, including at date at Red Rocks on June 29.
Sufjan Stevens announces Red Rocks show
Ready your economy pack of triple-ply tissues: Sufjan Stevens has announced a headlining performance at Red Rocks Amphitheatre this summer. Stevens will bring his heart-rending singer-songwriter act to the historic venue on July 18.
Tame Impala, Mac DeMarco to play joint Red Rocks show in August
Modern psych-rock torchbearers Tame Impala have announced a handful of big-venue U.S. shows in late-summer 2016, including a date at Morrison, Colo.'s Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Nathaniel Rateliff’s Red Rocks show sells out within a week
Denver can't get enough of Nathaniel Rateliff and his indomitable Night Sweats. Just a week after tickets to the folkist-turned-soulman's first headlining performance at Red Rocks went on sale, they've officially sold out.
Red Rocks 2016: Your peek at next summer’s schedule (so far)
Great venues come and go, but we'll always have Red Rocks. Or so we hope. The legendary venue turns 75 years-old next year, if you can believe it.
My Morning Jacket announces 2016 tour with Red Rocks dates
Kentucky psych-rockers My Morning Jacket have announced the first tour dates of 2016 in Colorado's most sacred music venue. Once again, Jim James and the boys will find themselves at Red Rocks Amphitheater for a two-night stint, a venue that's become a home-away-from-home for the band.
Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats to headline Red Rocks in 2016
Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats are having one of those banner years that artists dream of when they break into the music business.
The 1975 announce tour, headlining Red Rocks show
Somber U.K. art-pop group The 1975 have announced a North American tour for 2016 including a date at Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheater. The band will play Red Rocks on May 2 with electronic rock artist The Japanese House, who released "Clean," her second EP of the year, last month.
The Motet earn first-ever stand-alone headline spot at Red Rocks
If you ask The Motet, it's never to early to start thinking about the upcoming Red Rocks season. The Colorado funk band announced they will be headlining the venue on July 22 next year.
A$AP Rocky, Tyler the Creator power through difficult Red Rocks show (photos, review)
Tyler the Creator looked out at the near-capacity crowd at Red Rocks last night with an earnest twinkle and proclaimed, “I don’t know if y’all know, but I’m born and raised in Boulder, Colorado!” Those who haven’t heard this schtick before screamed and roared with approval as if cheering for a hometown hero.
My Morning Jacket releases “Compound Fracture” video from Red Rocks
To commemorate the kickoff of its fall tour this week, My Morning Jacket released the Danny Clinch-directed video for the airy, groove-laden "Compound Fracture," which was shot during its tour-ending Aug.
J. Cole makes the case for more hip-hop at Red Rocks (photos, review)
On Tuesday night at Red Rocks, more than three hours after the show officially started, J. Cole was making the case that hip-hop should not be relegated to early weekday nights in Denver.
This is what a Slipknot concert looks like in 2015
After a 15 year hiatus, Slipknot returned to Colorado on Wednesday. Reverb's Seth McConnell went to the band's sold out show at Red Rocks. Here's what it looked like:
A$AP Rocky, Tyler the Creator announce fall tour, Red Rocks show
Out supporting his 2015 full-length "At. Long. Last. ASAP," A$AP Rocky gave it his all at Lollapalooza last weekend. Hell, he even moshed to Nirvana while on stage.
Map Game: Can you place Red Rocks on a map of Colorado’s Front Range?
Where is the Red Rocks Amphitheatre? Drag the marker to where you think Red Rocks is on this map of the Denver metro area (yes, we know Red Rocks is not in Denver, we just wanted to give you a point of reference).
Hozier stands tall among the monoliths at Red Rocks (photos, review)
“This is definitely a bucket list moment for me,” said Andrew Hozier-Byrne (known as Hozier) at his Red Rocks debut on Sunday. In six short months, Hozier has jumped from the medium-sized Ogden Theatre to one of the most legendary amphitheaters in the country.
Van Halen at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)
If you came for the nostalgia, it was an alright night. If you came for the music, you were bumming. The pioneering blues metal band Van Halen - anchored by the mighty Van Halen brothers Eddie and Alex - once bridged the gap between pop and metal.
Death Cab For Cutie at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)
Seventeen years ago the Washington indie powerhouse known as Death Cab For Cutie released its first album as a full four-member band -- 1998’s "Something About Airplanes." After nearly two decades of touring, a major label deal, marriage, divorce and relocation, that four piece is down to a core of three full-time members touring on the release of their eighth studio album.
An open letter to The Disgusting Stench at Red Rocks
UPDATE. 11:52 a.m., July 14: After this letter started circulating on social media, The Denver Post checked with Red Rocks management about the stench.
Watch: Morrissey performs “Kiss Me a Lot” on Jimmy Fallon
After a few years of health and personal problems, Morrissey finally seems to be in full form. He proved he's back to fighting strength on Thursday with a ravishing performance of "Kiss Me a Lot" on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon." With a metallic green shirt ensemble and his signature chest hair front and center, the former Smiths frontman breezed through the track from his 2014 album, "World Peace Is None of Your Business." Morrissey also hasn't lost his assertive air of bravado in his stage swagger that hasn't been seen since the release of "Ringleader of the Tormentors." Colorado fans should keep their fingers crossed that it will last -- no fan altercations and no cancellations -- as Morriessy is scheduled to play Red Rocks on July 16 with the magnetic Baltimore band, Future Islands, on opening detail.
Tedeschi Trucks Band at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (photos, review)
A storm blew through within minutes on Saturday as Doyle Bramhall II finished up his opening set for Tedeschi Trucks Band at Red Rocks. The amphitheater staff soon made an announcement from the stage about a lightning delay.
Watch: Gramatik plays through a snow storm at Red Rocks
They're calling it "Blizzmatik." And once you watch this video, you'll realize it's a pretty fitting name. Huddled under tarps to protect his equipment, Gramatik played through a freak snowstorm on May 9 at Red Rocks.