Denver’s own The Fray have announced a free concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre with an interesting twist. The Southwest Airlines sponsored event, Destination: Red Rocks, will take place Monday, June 26 and will feature an opening act chosen by you, the fans. Six up-and-coming bands from across the country will have the opportunity to snag the opening slot to play at Red Rocks, a dream come true for any band or artist. Tickets for Destination Red Rocks will become available Friday, June 2. Follow this link for more ticketing information.
The bands competing for the coveted spot are as follows: LA-based duo Pom Poms would bring retro grooves to The Rocks, while Nashville supergroup The Daybreaks would provide perfect pop songs for your enjoyment. Ft. Lauderdale singer-songwriter Edan Archer’s music has been described as “a Southern gothic fever dream.” Hailing from Phoenix, the aptly named Sundressed have songs that rock but also make you feel. Atlanta-based Pony League harken back to the sounds of the 70s while Washington DC-based band Broke Royals would provide crowd pleasing pop songs. You can vote for your favorite here.
Southwest will also be sending four lucky fans to Red Rocks for the show. Follow this link to find out how to enter.