It's a match made in instrumental heaven. The Colorado Symphony accompanies Rodrigo y Gabriela, a Latin rock duo that specalizes in mesmorizing, rhythmic acoustic guitars. Known for their exhilarating live shows, the Mexican band's songs have been heard in major blockbusters and on its most recent release, Area 52. Sun 7:30 p.m.
The Allman Brothers' guitarist Warren Haynes teams up with the Colorado Symphony to perform classical interpretations of Jerry Garcia and Grateful Dead hits. The show is a tribute to the late Garcia—master guitarist, music icon, and Ben & Jerry's inspiration—who would have turned 71 this year. Tue 7:30 p.m.
The Black Crowes, Jim James, and Melissa Etheridge headline this bluegrass bonanza. For 20 years, this fest has held a reputation as one of the most scenic and intimate in the country (and, with more than 60 breweries on hand, one of the tastiest). Thu-Sun, times vary.
Best known for his 1970s hits, this music pioneer is one of the most decorated reggae artists alive. Cliff was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010, and is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honor that the Jamacian government can grant for arts and sciences achievements. Tue 8 p.m.
This blues-rock supergroup, conceived in New Orleans, boasts an impressive roster. Current members count themselves among the legends of the South: Cyril Neville appeared on recordings by Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson, and Devon Allman is the son of legendary blues singer Greg Allman. Thu 8 p.m.
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