Texas songwriting legend Lyle Lovett will return to Colorado's iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre in the summer of 2019 with His Large Band. Lovett will welcome bluegrass royalty Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder when he comes to Red Rocks on Monday, July 15. Click here to purchase tickets on AXS.
Since releasing his self-titled debut album in 1986, Lyle Lovett has released 13 LPs and clocked four Grammy awards. He is one of Texas’ most celebrated songwriters, in good company with Texas songsmiths like Willie Nelson, Guy Clark, Waylon Jennings, Jerry Jeff Walker and Robert Earl Keen. Lovett is also an accomplished actor and has acted in over 20 films. Lovett appeared in a 2010 production of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing and also composed for the classic comedy.
Lyle Lovett’s last LP, Release Me, arrived in 2012 and followed a number of release in the 2000s including Natural Forces (2009), It’s Not Big It’s Large (2007), My Baby Don’t Tolerate (2003) and an anthology named after his best charting single, “Cowboy Man," in 2001. Lovett’s latest release, Best of Lyle Lovett - Live, arrived in 2015 and contains some of Lovett’s most beloved songs like “If I Had a Boat,” “That’s Right You’re Not From Texas,” “I’ve Been to Memphis” and more. Listen to “If I Had a Boat” live above.
Don't miss your chance to catch Lyle Lovett and His Large Band & Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder when they come to Red Rocks on July 15.