Colorado is full of summer music festivals and concerts, classical, jazz, bluegrass and more. Which ones should be on your list? Today, we kick off our coverage of summer music with highlights from this summer's rock and pop shows. Ryan Warner speaks with Rolling Stone contributing editor Steve Knopper of Denver.

Widespread Panic at Red Rocks Amphitheatre - June 27-30

Under the Influence of Music Tour: Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky & More at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre - July 23

Masters of Madness 2013 Tour: Alice Cooper /Marilyn Manson at Red Rocks Amphitheatre - June 3

Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell at Denver Botanic Gardens - Chatfield - July 20

Los Lonely Boys, Los Lobos & Alejandro Escovedo at the Greeley Stampede June 30

Rick Derringer at the Reserve Casino Lava Room in Central City on June 15

 

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